Canada Pride Call for Conversations, Workshops and Sessions Application Form
Title: Fierté Canada Pride. Français: Conférence nationale. English: National Conference .
Apply to present a workshop session during the 2020 Fierté Canada Pride Human Rights Conference.
This year's conference will be taking place May 27 to 29, 2020 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Please complete all of the fields below in order to submit your application. Your workshop will be considered by the Conference Planning Committee.
Application Deadline is Feb 10, 2020
Focus Areas for Workshops
Based on feedback from Canada Pride 2017 and our national conference Advisory Committee, we've identified the following focus areas for Workshop topics and presentations:
- Advancing Human Rights Struggles – cutting-edge and current human rights topics
- Crossing Generations – creating intergenerational dialogue and learning
- Creating Coalitions – building stronger coalitions within and between social justice movements
- Building International Solidarity – supporting global partnerships and dialogue
- Living Our Lives – enhancing community wellness and health
Additionally, we have four "advisory councils" that will help inform our decision-making and curate the content of our conference. There are six key populations for the conference. Workshop proposals are encouraged to consider how they can include or address topics that involve the following population groups:
- Trans, non-binary, gender-fluid people
- People of Colour
- Two-spirit and indigenous people
- Children & Youth
Pronouns for this space
To be included on conference ID, etc.. If you do not wish to display your pronouns or would like folks to "ask me", please specify in the space below.
Use the form below to complete your application. Once submitted, your proposed workshop will be reviewed by our Planning Committee.
Proposed Session Name
This title will be used in our programme and may be edited for length.
Proposed Session Description (300 words or less)
This description will be used in our programme and may be edited for length.
Please include the names of any additional presenters.
If you're submitting your proposal on behalf of an organization/business, please include the name here. Clarify if your presenters are from different organizations.
Presenter(s) Bio (300 words or less)
Tell us a little bit about yourself, why you want to present this workshop, life experience, education or expertise to present this workshop, involvement with FCP or local Pride organization etc.. This bio will be used in our programme and may be edited for length.
Workshop Stream / Category
The conference workshops are organized by "stream" or category. Please select all that apply.
Stream: Advancing Human Rights Struggles
Stream: Crossing Generations
Stream: Creating Coalitions
Stream: Living Our Lives
Stream: Building International Solidarity
Focus: Trans, non-binary, gender-fluid people
Focus: People of Colour
Focus: Two-spirit and indigenous people
Focus: Children & Youth
What equipment do you need for your proposed workshop?
Flip chart stand, paper and markers
Paper, pens, markers for participants to use
Tables for participants to take notes, draw, create art, etc.
Would you/your presenters be willing to be part of panel discussions or keynote address?
In some cases, we receive several proposals for similar topics or presentations. In these cases, we may ask to combine workshop presentations into groups or panel discussions.
Will your session have interactive elements for the participants? If so, please specify interactive activities.
Is there anything else you would like to tell us about your proposed session or any way we can support you with your session?
Do you need assistance with any of the following in order to facilitate your session at the 2020 Canada Pride Human Rights conference?
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