IDPD 2016 is at the Ramada

The Largest Conference Hotel in Edmonton

11834 Kingsway Avenue
Edmonton,AB T5G 3J5

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Event Details

Date: Thursday, December 1, 2016

Time: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Location: Ramada Inn Kingsway ( Wildrose Room & Courtyard Room )

Address: 11834 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton, AB

Emcee: Quinn Ohler, Global TV
 Note: Parking, admission and lunch all FREE
presented by the Sponsors of the 2016 IDPD Committee

Courtyard Room

10:00 am – 11:00 am Community Information Fair (40 tables, 46 organizations)
1:15 pm  Light Lunch & Refreshments in Courtyard Room

Wildrose Room

11:00 am – Welcome Special Guests
  • City of Edmonton Proclamation Presented by Mayor Don Iveson
  • Greetings from Honourable Irfan Sabir – Minister of Human Services
  • Premier’s Council Awards presented by Member of Council Cam Tait
  • Gary McPherson Leadership Award
  • Marlin Styner Achievement Award
  • Award of Excellence in Community
  • LCol Kevin McLoughlin, Comd, 3rd Cdn Div Service Brigade Edmonton
  • Alyson Lougheed, Vice-Chair TELUS Payday Lottery Committee
  • Lise Lepine, Branch Manager, Oliver Square RBC

 11:30 am Pecha Kucha Ability 3 Presentations:

1. Creating Caring and Tolerant Communities​
Break the Bullying Cycle​ – B.R.E.A.K. on Bullying Prevention ​
Presentation by Roxie Malone-Richards

2. Help is HEAR
​Canadian Hard of Hearing Association (CHHA) ​
Presentation by Cindy Gordon

Intermission  – Musical Sing Along AND Adaptive Chinese Dance Workout

3. Mental Rescue​: Changing the Conversation​
Mental Rescue Society​
Presentation by​ Quinn Ohler

4. Advising on an Accessible & Inclusive Edmonton
Accessibility Advisory Committee (AAC)
Presentation by Zachary Weeks

Contact Info

Twitter: #IDPD2016

Contact: Leslie Tanzi
Ph: 780-405-7731