Event Details & Schedule

  • Thursday, March 19, 2020
  • 8:30 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Registration begins at 8:30 AM
  • First panel begins at 9:30 AM
Time Topic Format Speakers
9:20Introductory SpeechJenny Rokhline
9:30Diversity Blitz! A facilitated discussion on diversity, representation, and race in the immigration and refugee profession.Fireside Chat Mayoori Malankov

Jessica Chandrashekar

Vino Shanmuganathan

Graciela Flores Mendez
10:30Study & Work Authorization in Canada – a PrimerSeminarJelena Urosevic

Parveen Sehra
11:30Coffee Break
11:45Mental Health & Client Skills – How to Manage Difficult ClientsSeminar Rebeka Lauks

Debbie Rachlis
1:30Written Advocacy in Immigration, Refugee, and LitigationSeminarTatiana Emanuel

Sarah Boyd
2:30Cross Examination in Immigration, Refugee, and LitigationSeminarJenny Rokhline

Leo Rayner
3:30Coffee Break
3:45Effective Advocacy When the S&#t Hits the FanFireside ChatKevin Wiener

Veronica Wilson
4:45Career PanelFireside ChatRebecca Lockwood

Jenny Rokhline

Mabel Kyei
5:15Closing Remarks