Conference Program

The International Restorative Conference takes place at the Halifax World Trade and Convention Centre

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Day One: Monday, June 27th 2016

7:45am
to
8:30am

Registration

World Trade and Convention Centre
Room 200, 2nd Floor

8:30am
to
9:00am

Opening

Room 200 C & D

Gathering Drums: Father and Son Drummers from the African Nova Scotian Community and Mi’kmaw First Nation

  • Wayn Hamilton & Khalifa Jallo-Hamilton
  • Jeff Ward & Oonig Paul-Ward

Welcome from Conference Committee Chairs

  • Jennifer Llewellyn
  • Amanda Demsey

Welcome to Mi’kmaw Territory, prayer and smudge

  • Elder Geri Musqua-LeBlanc, Elder in Residence Program, Dalhousie University

Welcome Song

  • Jeff Ward & Oonig Paul-Ward
  • Wayn Hamilton & Khalifa Jallo-Hamilton

Welcome to Nova Scotia

  • Honourable Diana Whalen, Minister of Justice and Attorney General

Greetings from Dalhousie University

  • Dr. Tom Boran, Dean of Dentistry
  • Dr. Debora Matthews, Associate Dean of Dentistry

Greetings from International Learning Community partners & delegations

  • Nigel Richardson
9:00am
to
9:15am

Exploring the Possibilities of a Restorative Approach - Conference Introduction

  • Jennifer Llewellyn
9:15am
to
10:15am

Panel 1

A Restorative Approach: Toward A Culture of Just Relationships
Chair: Chief Judge Pam Williams

  • Judge Barry Stuart (retired)
  • Moana Eruera
  • Danny Graham
  • Gale Burford
10:15am
to
10:45am

Health Break

10:45am
to
11:45am

Panel 2

A Restorative Approach & Education for Justice and Reconciliation
Chair: Richard Derible

  • Fania Davis
  • Kristina Llewellyn
  • Brenda Morrison
  • Estelle Macdonald
11:45am
to
12:30pm

Panel 3

A Restorative Approach at Work
Chair: Gail Gatchalian

  • Bruce Archibald
  • Chris Marshall
  • Kevin Reade
  • Saleem Tariq
12:30pm
to
1:30pm

Lunch

1:30pm
to
1:45pm

Keynote & Panel 4

Feminist Justice: A Restorative Approach to Addressing Harm & Changing Culture
Keynote: Leigh Goodmark

  • Jennifer Llewellyn
1:45pm
to
2:45pm

Panel Response

Chair: Stephanie MacInnis-Langley

  • Joan Pennell
  • Kim Stanton
  • Mimi Kim
  • Tod Augusta-Scott
2:45pm
to
3:15pm

Break

3:15pm
to
4:15pm

Panel 5

Changing Campus Climate and Culture
Chair: Melissa MacKay

  • David Karp
  • Donna Coker
  • Jacob MacIsaac
  • Karen Crombie
4:15pm
to
5:00pm

Panel 6

A Restorative Approach to Professional Responsibility and Discipline
Chair: Hugh Kirkegaard

  • Kate Morris
  • Mary McNally
  • Emma Halpern
  • Paul Nixon
5:00pm
to
6:30pm

Reception

Suites 202 to 205, Directly across from Plenary Session, World Trade and Convention Centre


6:30pm

Dinner

Suite 200E, World Trade and Convention Centre Dinner Presentation
The View From Within & Beyond: A Restorative Process

Moderated by Judge Barry Stuart (retired)


 

Registration Desk opens at 7:45 AM on Day 1
Conference opens at 8:30 AM
Conference Reception 5:00pm to 6:30pm @ the WTCC
Conference Dinner 6:30pm @ the WTCC. Advance purchase only (Included with Full conference Registration or $65.00 + Tax with other registration. Dinner is open to non-registered attendees)

Day Two: Tuesday, June 28th 2016

Delegates will register for one of the following conference workshops:

8:30am
to
12:00pm

Workshops commence

Delegates have already registered for the single workshop of their choice. Due to the participatory nature of these workshops, substitutions are not possible. Delegates are asked to attend the workshop for which they have registered.

Each workshop runs from 8:30am to 4:00pm

(Click below to see full workshop description)

12:00pm
to
1:00pm

Lunch in place

1:00pm
to
4:00pm

Workshops resume


4:00pm

Closing Plenary Session

All Delegates
Room 200D


Hosted by

Dalhousie University Dalhousie Faculty of Dentistry • Dalhousie Schulich School of Law • Nova Scotia Dental Association • Nova Scotia Advisory Council on the Status of Women • Crime Prevention Unit of the Nova Scotia Department of Justice • Nova Scotia Criminal Justice Association • The Restorative Approach International Learning Community

Conference Sponsors

We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of our sponsors: The Donald R. Sobey Foundation • Wagners Law Firm

Dalhousie University Dalhousie University Schulich School of Law Dalhousie University School of Dentistry NS Advisory Council on The Status of Women
Nova Scotia Department of  Justice NS Criminal Justice Association Wagners Law Firm