Upcoming Events & Learning Opportunities
Asking our Communities: A Journey to Understand Participation and Involvement
November 26 1:00 - 2:00
Join a discussion with Vancouver Foundation's Lidia Kemeny and Tamarack's Paul Born as they explore how you can engage community to get input on a particular issue. Together they will discuss findings on questions about how citizens feel about participating and about feeling involved in community life.
Skills Society, Systematic Design Exchange (SDX)- Prototype for Empathy
December 6 1:00 - 4:30
SDX is an Edmonton-based community of practice that convenes individuals interested in learning about Systemic Design as a methodology for addressing complex, real-world issues. Empathy, "the act of perspective taking " has a critical role to play in creating positive social change. Discover a world of tools for empathy and gain a deeper understanding of the theory and application of empathy as a practice in systems change.
Social Summit: From Isolation to Connection - Strathcona County
December 9 - 10
The conference creates a space for community practitioners, innovators and change agents like you to think and learn about loneliness and social isolation: an emerging public health crisis at the root of our society’s most challenging problems. Come and join other community leaders in listening with your mind and heart. You'll be equipped with the tools you need to take action in your work, in your community, and your life.
Inspiring Change: Creating impact with evidence-based implementation - The Centre for Implementation
Change is hard. Learning about implementation science can help. Gain an overview of evidence-based implementation so you can plan your change initiative more proactively.
Stories that Drive Action - Calgary Foundation
Multiple dates available | Calgary
Find your organization's story. Learn how to incorporate storytelling on different platforms. Develop additional stories to drive
Ever Active Schools - Shaping the Future
January 30 & February 1 | Lake Louise, AB
Shaping the Future is an annual conference that brings together educators, health and wellness professionals
Public Health 2020
April 28 - 30 Winnipeg, MB
Join this national conference where public health professionals, researchers, policy-makers, academics, students and trainees come together to strengthen efforts to improve health and well-being, to share the latest research and information and to promote best practices.
See a variety of upcoming learning opportunities here: Public Health Events