Agenda

Agenda

Daily activities will be held at the Brock University Campus in Thistle Hall (TH 253)

9:00 - 9:30 AM – Registration

9:30 - 9:45 AM - Welcome Address - Dr. Anna Lathrop, Vice-Provost - Teaching and Learning

9:45 - 10:00 AM - Icebreaker 

10:00 - 10:30 AM – Keynote Address – Dr. Brent Bell

10:30 - 10:45 – Q & A with Brent

10:45 - 11:00 – Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:00 – McMaster, Leaders of the Day & Brock: Getting Started
Overview of three different program models, initial success and plans for future growth.

12:00 - 1:00 PM - Catered Lunch
 (Small group discussions during lunch. Brainstorm "Hot Topics" for afternoon session?)

1:00 - 1:15 PM - Stretch Break

1:15 - 2:00 AM - Hot Topics & Key Areas (or More Q & A with Brent)
 - Small group discussion of pertinent areas for Outdoor Orientation Programs (planning, delivery, advertising, risk management, curriculum implementation, student leaders, etc.)

2:00 – 2:45 PM - Research in Outdoor Orientation Programs

2:45 - 3:00 PM - Break 

3:00 - 4:00 PM - Round Table
How can we support other programs and help to create synergy around Outdoor Orientation Programs in Canada?