AGENDA AT A GLANCE

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24

6:00pm-8:00pm Welcome Reception Blue Lounge

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

7:30am-8:30am Registration and Continental Breakfast Regency Ballroom 8:30am-9:00am Welcome and Opening of Conference
Michelle Ouellette, QC Pro Bono Law Saskatchewan, President
The Honourable Gordon Wyant, QC, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Saskatchewan
Regency Ballroom 9:00am-10:30am Plenary Address I
Pro Bono: Fitting the Pieces Together
Regency Ballroom 10:30am-10:45am Break 10:45am-12:00pm Concurrent Workshops Workshop 1: Is Your Pro Bono Approach Working for Your Clients? Blue Lounge Workshop 2: Telling the Story: Outcome and Economic Evaluations for Pro Bono and Legal Aid Programs Saskatchewan Suite Workshop 3: Rethinking the “Problem”: Assisting Self-Represented Litigants in the Courts Regency Ballroom Workshop 4: Working Outside of the Box Victoria Room 12:00pm-1:30pm Lunch Presentation
The Honourable Mr. Justice Thomas Albert Cromwell, Supreme Court of Canada
Regency Ballroom 1:30pm-2:45pm Plenary Address II
Strategic Pro Bono Litigation: How to Spare Some Change
Regency Ballroom 2:45pm-3:00pm Break 3:00pm-4:15pm Concurrent Workshops II Workshop 1: Pro Bono Partnerships/Corporate Pro Bono Victoria Room Workshop 2: Court-Based Law Student Programs: Stretching Scarce Resources and Training the Next Generation Saskatchewan Suite Workshop 3: Medical-Legal Partnership Programs Blue Lounge 5:30pm-6:30pm Conference Dinner Cocktail Reception Blue Lounge 6:30pm-9:30pm Conference Dinner and Pro Bono Awards Ceremony
Guest Speaker: James Lockyer, Association in Defense of the Wrongly Convicted (AIDWYC)
Regency Ballroom

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 26

7:45am-8:45am Registration and Continental Breakfast Regency Ballroom 8:45am-10:30am Plenary Address III
Pro Bono Canada -  The Importance of a National Voice
Regency Ballroom 10:30am-10:45am Break 10:45am-12:00pm Concurrent Workshops Workshop 1: Pro Bono: Taking it National Saskatchewan Suite Workshop 2: Constructing Future Lawyers and Sustaining Their Sense of Public Service Blue Lounge Workshop 3: Exploring Options in the Pro Bono Toolbox for Your Jurisdiction Victoria Room 12:00pm-1:30pm Lunch Presentation
Richard Zorza
Regency Ballroom 1:30pm-2:00pm Closing Remarks
The Honourable Chief Justice M.D. Popescul
Regency Ballroom 2:00pm-4:00pm Networking Opportunity Saskatchewan Suite