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Prairie Pavilion/Stockmen Pavilion

Westerner Park

4847A 19 St

Red Deer, AB T4R 2N7

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Join colleagues from across the province as we come together to share and learn more about financial empowerment, including evidence-based interventions and innovative practices that measurably improve financial outcomes for people living on low incomes.

Who should attend? Non-profit organizations, private sector and government stakeholders active or interested in the field of financial empowerment.

Thanks to our event sponsors, this is a free event.

Schedule:

  • 8:30-9 AM -- Registration & networking breakfast
  • 9-9:35 AM -- Welcome and Introductions
  • 9:35-10:35 AM -- Panel Discussion: Consumer Protection -- featuring Dr Mohammed El Hazzouri (researching impact from changes in payday loan regulations), Sorin Mihailovici (creator of Scam Detector app) and Darren Thomas (Director of Fair Trading, Service Alberta)
  • 10:35-10:50 AM -- BREAK
  • 10:50-12:05 PM -- Breakout #1: Financial Empowerment 101; or, Innovations in Matched Savings Programs
  • 12:05-12:50 PM -- LUNCH
  • 12:50-2:00 PM -- Breakout #2: Indigenous Financial Empowerment; or, The Business Sector and Financial Empowerment
  • 2-2:15 PM -- BREAK
  • 2:15-3:25 -- Breakout #3: Systems Integration of Financial Empowerment; or, Financial Interventions from a Cultural Perspective
  • 3:25-3:45 PM -- Closing remarks

Please note that the above programming is subject to change.

Questions, comments, concerns? Please email Lindsey Dunham: lindseyd@momentum.org

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4847A 19 St

Red Deer, AB T4R 2N7

Canada

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