Regional Animal Summit

Register now!  Limited seating left

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO
March 29 & 30, 2019
Best Western Plus NorWester Hotel & Conference Centre

The Northwestern Ontario Summit is aimed at strengthening partnerships, collecting intelligence, supporting the work of the Animal North Network and gaining general momentum to enhance and increase the collaborative work in the North.

You are invited to join the Ontario SPCA and Humane society, Indigenous leadership, animal professionals, rescue organizations, corporate supporters and those that share a passion for animals, as we come together to inspire innovation and create healthy communities for pets and people in the North.

AGENDA

Friday, March 29th – 3:30 pm – 10:00 pm

3:30 pm – 5:30 pm: Registration
5:30 pm – 6:15 pm: Official Welcome
6:15 pm – 7:45 pm: Dinner
7:45 pm – 8:00 pm: Awareness + Action = Achievement – Support the North
8:00 pm – 8:30 pm: Leonard Dick also known as Moccasin Joe – “Laughter….It’s the Best Medicine”
8:30 pm – 8:45 pm: Biwaase’aa – Drum and Dancing
8:45 pm: Close Networking


Saturday, March 30th – 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

8:00 am – 8:30 am: Breakfast
8:30 am – 8:50 am: Welcome and Setting Key Outcomes
8:50 am – 9:00 am: Action Pod Introduction
9:00 am – 10:00 am: Action Pod – Telemedicine for Pets & Connected Care
10:00 am – 10:15 am: Break
10:15 am – 12:00 pm: Action Pod – Healthy Communities for Animals and People
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Networking Lunch
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm: Action Pod – Transport and Mobile Spay/Neuter
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Action Pod – Education – AnimalSmart™
3:00 pm – 3:15 pm: Break
3:15 pm – 4:15 pm: The Incredible Journey: The Next Steps in Animal Wellness for the North
4:15 pm – 4:30 pm: Closing Remarks


Please note registration for this event is complimentary.   You may book your own hotel stay at the event location of the Best Western Plus NorWester Hotel & Conference Centre.  A special room rate of $139 plus taxes.  After March 8th, room availability and special rates do not apply.

For more information, please contact:
northernanimalsummit@ospca.on.ca
1-888-668-7722