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    Agenda

    This agenda is accurate as of 10:50am, November 4.

    Friday November 3

    2:30pm to 7:00pm - REGISTRATION OPENS
    Registration
    Entrance, Level 1
    3:30pm to 4:30pm
    New delegates orientation
    Lecture Theatre, Level 1
    If you've never been to an NDP convention or want a refresher, grab a seat and ask some questions.
    4:30pm to 4:45pm - CONVENTION OPENS
    Welcome and call to order
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    4:45pm to 5:00pm
    Victory Talk #1 - Rachna Singh
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    5:00pm to 5:30pm
    Opening business
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    5:30pm to 5:45pm
    Victory Talk #2 - Lisa Beare
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    5:45pm to 6:15pm
    Reports: President and Treasurer
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    6:15pm - CONVENTION ADJOURNS FOR THE DAY
    6:30pm to 8:30pm
    Opening Reception: Celebrating New Democrats
    Salon A, Carson Hall, Level 2
    Join convention-goers at our opening reception as we kick off Convention 2017, celebrate forming government and hear from our team in Victoria.

    Saturday November 4

    7:00am to 6:00pm
    Registration
    Entrance, Level 1
    There will be a break from 10am to 11am. Make sure you register prior to 10am.
    8:00am to 9:00am
    Caucus meetings
    Room info:
    Labour Caucus:Lecture Theatre, Level 1
    9:00am to 9:15am - CONVENTION OPENS
    Opening business
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    9:15am to 9:30am
    Victory Talk #3 - Bowinn Ma
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    9:30am to 9:40am
    In Memoriam
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    9:40am to 9:55am
    Report: 2017 Campaign
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    10:00am to 10:30am - JOHN HORGAN
    Premier of BC keynote address
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    10:30am to 10:40am
    Leadership vote
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    10:40am to 10:50am
    Irene Lanzinger, BC Federation of Labour - address to Convention
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    10:50am to 11:20am
    Honourary Life Members
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    11:20am to 11:25am
    Results: Leadership vote
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    11:30am to 1:10pm - LUNCH BREAK
    11:30am to 12:30pm
    Caucus meetings
    Room info:
    Persons Living With Disabilities Caucus: Sidney Room, Level 2
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Luncheon: Honourary Life Members
    Saanich Room, Level 1
    1:15pm to 2:30pm
    Resolutions debate 1 - Making Life More Affordable
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    1:15pm to 2:30pm
    Development Sessions 1
    Room info:
    Electoral Finance Reform: Lecture Theatre, Level 1
    Winning Rural Campaigns: Sidney Room, Level 2
    2:35pm to 3:00pm
    Jagmeet Singh, Leader of Canada's NDP - keynote address
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    3:00pm to 4:15pm
    Resolutions debate 2 - Putting People and Communities First
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    3:05pm to 4:15pm
    Development Sessions 2
    Room info:
    Donor Stewardship: Sidney Room, Level 2
    Let's Get Digital: Lecture Theatre, Level 1
    4:15pm to 4:30pm
    Election: Oversight Committee
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    4:30pm to 5:30pm
    Regional Caucus meetings
    Room info:
    Burnaby - Fraser Valley: Saanich Room 2, Level 1
    Interior: Victoria Room, Level 1
    Kootenays: Langford Room, Level 2
    Northern BC: Metchosin Room, Level 2
    Richmond, Surrey, Delta: Sidney Room, Level 2
    Vancouver - North Shore: Oak Bay Room 1, Level 1
    Vancouver Island North: Colwood Room 1, Level 2
    Vancouver Island South: Oak Bay Room 2, Level 1
    5:30pm - CONVENTION ADJOURNS FOR THE DAY
    5:30pm to 6:30pm
    Caucus meetings
    Room info:
    Aboriginal Commission: Colwood Room 1, Level 2
    Pride Caucus: Metchosin Room, Level 2
    Standing Committee on the Environment: Colwood Room 2, Level 2
    6:00pm to 8:00pm
    South Island Happy Hour!
    Sticky Wicket Pub & Restaurant, 919 Douglas St
    For the first time in over a generation, the BC NDP Convention is taking place in Victoria. Join our host constituencies and start your Saturday evening with the South Island BC NDP team.
    7:00pm to 9:00pm
    Victoria Reception with John Horgan
    Grand Pacific Ballroom, Hotel Grand Pacific, 463 Belleville Street
    Join BC NDP Leader John Horgan for a cocktail reception to celebrate our election win and our work to build a better BC.

    Sunday November 5

    7:30am to 10:30am
    Registration
    Entrance, Level 1
    8:00am to 9:00am
    Caucus meetings
    Room info:
    Women's Caucus:Lecture Theatre, Level 1
    Labour Caucus: Saanich Room, Level 1
    9:00am to 9:15am - CONVENTION OPENS
    Opening business
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    9:15am to 9:25am
    Election: President
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    9:25am to 10:40am
    Resolutions debate 3 - Building a Sustainable Economy & Environment
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    9:25am to 10:35am
    Development Sessions 3
    Room info:
    Electoral Finance Reform: Lecture Theatre, Level 1
    Donor Stewardship: Sidney Room, Level 2
    10:40am to 10:45am
    Election results: President
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    10:45am to 10:55am
    Victory Talk #4 - Ravi Kahlon
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    10:55am to 11:15am
    Election: BC NDP Executive
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    11:15am to 12:30pm
    Resolutions debate 4 - Party and Constitutional Affairs
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    12:30pm to 12:45pm
    Strategy session: Winning BC
    Carson Hall, Level 2
    12:45pm to 12:50pm
    Election results: BC NDP Executive
    Carson Hall, Level 2

    12:50pm - CONVENTION ADJOURNS - THANKS, EVERYONE!

    2:30pm to 3:00pm
    Caucus meetings
    Room info:
    Standing Committee On Agriculture: Victoria Room, Level 1