Schedule* IWLS 2019

*Conference organizers reserve the right to adjust the agenda as needed

All events will be held at the Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront, Vancouver

Thursday, October 10

Time Title
Daytime Advance registration and reception ticket pickup

Reception and Fashion Show

6:00:00 PM Reception Welcome
6:30:00 PM Fashion Show and Networking
7:45PM ‘til late Music and Networking

Friday, October 11

8:15:00 AM Welcome
8:25:00 AM Opening prayer
9:00:00 AM Opening Keynote: Education
9:35:00 AM Keynote: The tough put on lipstick
10:05:00 AM Coffee Break (20 mins)
10:30:00 AM Keynote: Keeping the circle whole: leading a trauma informed practice for the justice system
11:00:00 AM Panel Discussion
The evolution of Indigenous inclusion in education
12:00:00 PM Lunch and speaker
Keynote: Talent on the world stage
12:45:00 PM Concurrent Workshops
1 – Smart risk: Embracing entrepreneurship and taking the fear out of your relationship with money
2 – Yoga and meditation: the blending of ancient wisdoms
3 – Art teachings
2:15:00 PM Coffee Break (20 mins)
2:45:00 PM Sharing Circle
3:45:00 PM Panel Discussion
Wellness: connecting ancient and modern wisdom for mental physical emotional health
4:15:00 PM Keynote: Love, hope and tenacity: the accidental entrepreneur
5:00:00 PM End of Day

Saturday, October 12

8:15:00 AM Welcome
8:30:00 AM Opening Keynote: Topic TBC
9:00:00 AM Keynote: Forgiveness and Healing
9:30:00 AM Keynote: Revitalizing arts, culture and design
10:30:00 AM Coffee Break (20 mins)
10:55:00 AM Keynote: Topic TBC
11:15:00 AM Panel discussion
Youth uprising: tolerance, activism and resurgence 
12:15:00 PM Lunch and performers
1:10:00 PM Keynote: Topic TBC
1:45:00 PM Keynote: Respect and Inclusion in our own communities
Coffee Break (20 mins)
2:15:00 PM Workshop for all
Warriorship: Leading Bravehearted
4:40:00 PM Elder closing prayer
Drum and song to close
5:00:00 PM End of Day