The Forum of Canadian Ombudsman and the Association of Canadian College and University Ombudspersons are inviting proposals you to beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia for the joint FCO/ACCUO biennial Conference from May 10-13 2015. The conference will mark the 50th anniversary of the first Ombuds office in Canada, at Simon Fraser University.
Conference participants will come from all levels of government, education, banking, private corporations, health care and a variety of other organizations. The Planning Committee is seeking to build a diverse agenda that will inspire vigorous conversations and innovation among and between all sectors represented at the conference.
Sessions can be in French or English and will be approximately one hour for panel discussions or sole presenters. The deadline for proposals is December 19, 2014. (FCO Conf Info.)
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