Following our successful shows in London and Calgary, we are pleased to announce that we will be coming to Winnipeg on September 12.  Details on the conference will be found here shortly.

 

We are including our Calgary Program below in the meantime as a sample of what attendees can expect.

 

9:00 AGING IN PLACE - CONTEXT MATTERS
Don Fenn, President
Caregiver Omnimedia, Toronto

 

9:45 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY - ROLES, RESPONSIBILITIES & OPPORTUNITIES
Lesya Dyk, Clinical Director
Lesya Dyk Occupational Therapists, Hamilton

 

Marnie Courage, Director and Inclusive Design Consultant
Enabling Access, Winnipeg

 

Byron Brooks, Project Manager
Brookwright, Calgary

 

Margot Schulman, Owner Principle Interior Designer
Schulman Design, Calgary

 

11:15 BREAK

 

11:30 CANADA’S FIRST EVER NATIONAL HOUSING STRATEGY
Dianne L. Himbeault, Knowledge Transfer Specialist
Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation - CMHC, Calgary

 

12:00 HOME MODIFICATION COUNCIL
Bard Golightly, Chair
CHBA, Home Modification Council, Edmonton

 

12:30 LUNCH

 

1:30 FUNDING HOME MODIFICATION
Mary Lynne Stewart, National Director Fund Development
March of Dimes Canada, Toronto

 

Vivianne Gauci, Vice-President, Marketing
Home Equity Bank, Toronto

 

2:00 INNOVATION THROUGH INTERIOR DESIGN
Margot Schulman, Owner Principle Interior Designer
Schulman Design, Calgary

 

2:30 AUDIOLOGY
Dr. Carrie Scarff, R. Aud, PhD
Audiology Innovations, Calgary

 

3:00 BREAK

 

3:30 – 4:00 AGING IN THE RIGHT PLACE
Lawrence Braul, CEO
Trinity Place Foundation of Alberta, Calgary

 

4:00 SMART HOME SECURITY & HEALTH SOLUTIONS
Ben Shih, Director of Planning and Engineering
Telus, Edmonton