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Registration Closing Soon 
Registration closes on September 11th. If you have a new registration or change to an existing registration, please email After September 11, all registration requests must be handled on-site and in person at the Registration Services Office located in the Coat Check at the Vancouver Convention Centre.

Agricultural Study Tour Time Change
The Agricultural Study Tour will now begin at 8:00 am on Monday, September 21. If you have registered for this session, please be ready to leave the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel by 8 am on Monday. More information on the session can be found here

Session Highlight: Tuesday Afternoon Plenary 
The pre-conference line-up includes a discussion of the findings of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's (TRC) final report, and how local governments can advance the process of reconciliation at the local level. For more information on the TRC findings, please click here

Keynote Address
Convention kicks off the morning of Wednesday, September 23 with Dr. Roberta Bondar, named one of North America's best explorers by Time magazine. A recipient of the NASA space medal, Dr. Bondar is an astronaut, neurologist and acclaimed photographer. 
The Final Convention Program will be posted online next week!

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