University of Victoria Satellite Event

FAM2019 Satellite Event
Friday, June 14, 2019

Michele Pujol Room
Student Union Building A121
University of Victoria, Ring Rd
Saanich, BC  V8P 5C2

On June 14, 2019, the Centre for Youth and Society will be hosting a FAM2019 satellite event featuring panels and presentations with local programming that will explore themes and topics of interest to British Columbians through a family lens.

Friday, June 14, 2019

8:30 a.m. Welcome and Greetings
8:35 a.m. Greetings by Elder
Opening Remarks by Nora Spinks, Chief Executive Officer,
The Vanier Institute of the Family
9:00 a.m. Keynote Address by Anil Arora, Chief Statistician,
Statistics Canada*
9:25 a.m. Panel – Big Data Through a Family Lens*
10:10 a.m. Panel – Families x Well-Being
11:00 a.m. Health Break
11:15 a.m. Panel – Families New to Canada
12:05 p.m. Health Break – Lunch
Poster sessions
1:35 p.m. Panel – Family Formation and Dissolution
2:25 p.m. Health Break
2:40 p.m. Panel – Family Time Together
3:30 p.m. Closing Remarks

Formally established at the University of Victoria in 2002, the Centre for Youth and Society designs and conducts research anchored by collaborative partnerships with local, national and international youth-serving and youth-led organizations. Faculty Research Fellows of the Centre are scholars from diverse faculties united by their interest in contributing to the well-being of youth through research and program evaluation impact.

Register now!

Space is limited – don’t miss this exciting opportunity!