Canadian Elder Law Conference
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Bridging the Gap: Elder Law for Everyone – Nov. 14-15, 2019
The 2019 Canadian Elder Law Conference, entitled Bridging the Gap: Elder Law for Everyone will take place on November 14-15 in Vancouver, BC.
We will be hosting the event in collaboration with the Continuing Legal Education Society of BC (CLEBC).
If you have any questions or suggestions regarding topics, please contact CCEL National Director Krista James at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2019 Conference Chairs
- Jan Goddard, Godard Gamage LLP (Toronto)
- Hugh McLellan, McLellan Herbert (Vancouver)
- Geoffrey W. White, Geoffrey W. White Law Corporation (Kelowna)
Consult the detailed list of presenters and panels here
Enrollment for the Elder Mediation Workshop with Joan Braun and Vivian Kerenyi (Thursday, November 14) is limited. People interested in participating must register ahead of the conference by emailing Joan Braun at email@example.com.
Gregory K Steele QC Prize
The Gregory K. Steele Student Paper Prize in Elder Law was awarded on June 12, 2019, to Anne-Isabelle Cloutier, LLB Candidate – Faculty of Law, McGill University, Montreal, for her paper Why a Guardianship Tribunal Is Needed In Canada. You will be able to discover her paper at the conference.
2017– Coming of Age – Elder Law in Canada and Its Future
2015– The Journey of Aging – The Law and Beyond
2012– Advocacy and Aging: From Storytelling to Systemic Change
2010 – Developing an Anti-Ageist Approach to the Law
2008 – Aging Citizens, Evolving Practices