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Provincial Forum - Voicing Contested Histories (online or in-person)

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Royal Roads University

2005 Sooke Road

Victoria, BC V9B 5Y2

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Voicing Contested Histories:
Creating opportunities to foster diversity, inclusion and reconciliation

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 | 9am – 3:30pm

Centre for Dialogue, 4th Floor
Learning and Innovation Centre

Royal Roads University
2005 Sooke Road
Victoria, BC V9B 5Y2

How can we ensure diverse perspectives of Canada’s history are shared? What are the best ways to forge positive and collaborative relationships in order to support reconciliation and inclusion?

Join us for a province-wide workshop to explore the important role we all play in addressing diverse perspectives on history. As cultural and heritage sector professionals, we have an important opportunity to promote dialogue and develop mutual understanding, cooperation and peaceful relationships between people.

In the spirit of Canada’s 150th anniversary themes of reconciliation, diversity and inclusion, the day will focus on issues and best practices for building relationships to support these themes within your institution. After an introductory overview, you will participate in facilitated, small-group discussions. There will be ample opportunity for networking.

You will be asked in advance to share good practices, strategies, and challenges you may be facing in your attempts to support reconciliation and inclusion e orts within your community or institution. We will compile the information and bring it forward for discussion.

Outcomes will include identifying key issues, guiding principles, good practices, opportunities for collaboration, and recommendations for resources to support future initiatives.

This workshop is open to any and all individuals interested in supporting diversity, inclusion and reconciliation efforts around our province.

On-campus attendees will be provided with beverage breaks and lunch. There are three ways to be involved:

  • participate in-person at Royal Roads University in Victoria, B.C.;
  • collaborate online from anywhere in the world; or
  • watch the live-streamed broadcast.

Advance Registration Required

On-site participation:

  • $25 BCMA members & Heritage BC members
  • $20 BCMA Student & Volunteer members
  • $40 future members

Online participation:

  • Free, due to the generous assistance of our hosts and supporters (Royal Roads University and the BC Heritage Branch, with support from Heritage BC)

On-campus and online spots are limited so register early to avoid disappointment!

FAQs

Are there ID requirements to enter the event?

BCMA members and Heritage BC members will be asked to provide proof of membership.

I'd rather not pay by credit card. Can you invoice me instead?

We are unable to invoice for this event. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email us at bcma@museumsassn.bc.ca

What's the refund policy?

Contact us at bcma@museumsassn.bc.ca. If cancellation is received more than 5 business days before event date, full refund is given less any EventBrite charges. If cancelled less than 5 business days before event date, refund is not given. In this case there are two options: you can either transfer your registration to someone else (see below) or, if there is a waiting list we may be able to transfer your registration to someone on this list in which case your account will be credited less any EventBrite charges.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Contact us at bcma@museumsassn.bc.ca. Your registrations can be transferred to someone else with the difference either paid or refunded. For example, if you are a Member and you transfer your registration to a Non-Member, the $15 difference would need to be paid in order for the transfer to be valid. See above for information on refunds.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Please see the instructions for transferring registration above.

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