Convention 2016 Schedule

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9:00 am   Registration/doors open
9:30 am   Welcome from Convention co-chairs and opening prayer
9:45 am   Appointment of chair & co-chair, resolution and credentials chair
9:50 am   Adoption of agenda & 2015 convention minutes
9:55 am   Welcome from Labour (Vikki Quocksister, Yukon Federation of Labour)
10:05 am   Credentials and executive reports
10:15 am   Keynote and Q&A: NDP MP for ChurchillKeewatinook Aski Niki Ashton
11:00 am   Break
11:15 am   Group break-out: meet the Yukon NDP's nomination candidates and help shape the platform
12:15 pm   Lunch (provided)
1:15 pm   Welcome back & credential report
1:20 pm   MLA reports
1:30 pm   Leader’s address: Yukon NDP Leader Liz Hanson
1:50 pm   Panel discussion: running a successful grassroots campaign – former Alberta NDP executive director Brian Stokes and Raquel DeQueiroz
2:50 pm   Awards
3:00 pm   Break
3:15 pm   Resolutions (members only)
4:15 pm   Board elections (members only)
4:45 pm   Adjournment
6:30 pm   Canadian politics trivia social at the Gr8ful Suds (separate ticket purchase required)