Networking Events

Welcome Reception

The Welcome Reception takes place on Friday, April 26th in the evening amongst the exhibits and posters. Come and meet the Conference sponsors, poster presenters and many of your peers in a casual atmosphere! All Conference participants are welcome to attend. Participation is included in your registration fee. 

Networking Lunch

The Networking Lunch takes place on Saturday, April 27th in the Exhibit and Poster Hall. Enjoy buffet lunch and meet the Conference sponsors, poster presenters and many of your peers. All Conference participants are welcome to attend. Participation is included in your registration fee.

Yoga

The yoga class will take place on Saturday, April 27th from 17:00 to 17:45. During the class you will take some time on your mats to rejuvenate your bodies, mind, and spirit and energize your soul as you build strength, flexibility and presence of mind through a challenging standing and balancing series and a grounding floor practice.  This class is accessible to all yogi's. Pre-registration is required.  

Running Session

The running session will take place on Saturday, April 27th from 17:00 to` 17:45. Stretch your legs and get some fresh air after a full day full of learning. Pre-registration is required. Meet in the lobby at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel.

CAPhO Awards Gala

The CAPhO Awards Gala takes place on Saturday, April 27th at the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21. The evening will begin with a reception in the Rudolph P. Bratty Hall, which contains interactive exhibits and tour guides to help you discover Canada’s rich multicultural history. Following the reception, we will move into the adjacent Kenneth C. Rowe Hall for a plated dinner. Award presentations will be given out during the dinner, and then a dance band will take the stage for an old fashioned kitchen party Ceilidh. Transportation to and from Pier 21 will be provided. Participation is included in most registration fees