Date(s) - October 24, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
ISSofBC Welcome Centre
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ISSofBC provides a forum for thinkers and movers to explore issues and engage the community on a subject everyone has an opinion on.
For its launch, A CLOSER LOOK Speaker Series (2019) presents:
DOES IMMIGRATION MATTER?
Thursdays at 5:30 – 7:00pm
Join us in person at ISSofBC Welcome Centre – 2610 Victoria Drive, Vancouver.
Douglas Todd – “Is Unity Possible in a Metropolis of Enclaves?”
A multi-awarded Vancouver Sun columnist, author, thinker and sought-after speaker on migration and related issues.
Catherine Dauvergne – “Compassion, Law, and Why Refugee Claims Matter”
Dean of the Peter A. Allard School of Law at UBC and respected author and researcher of refugee, Immigration and citizenship law.
Shachi Kurl – “I Know What You Think About Immigration!”
Angus Reid Institute’s executive director and public policy expert who takes a “kitchen table” approach to discussing big, complicated topics.
After each speaker session and moderated discussion, join us for light refreshments and networking. This event is free.
- All attendees must register as space is limited.