SARC Spring Conference

Registration is Now Open!

SARC is pleased to announce the presenter line-up and agenda for the SARC Spring Conference. Click on the session names in the agenda below to be taken to a description of the session.

 

May 28, 2019

10:00 am - 10:30 am - Registration

10:30 am - 11:00 am - Welcome and Opening Remarks

11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Opening Keynote Session: John's Crazy Socks - The Journey To Meaningful Employment

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm - Lunch and Exhibitor Showcase

1:15 pm - 3:15 pm - Concurrent Session 1

A: Sex and Disability - Sex Positive Strategies for Supporting People Experiencing Disability, Natalya Mason, Saskatoon Sexual Health

B: Storytelling - How We Can Use Personal Narratives to Show Our Good Work, Rani Sanderson, StoryCentre Canada

C: 5+1 - A Key to Understanding and Reducing Stress, Tom Regehr, CAST Canada

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm - Refreshment Break

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm - Concurrent Session 2

D: The Unified Workplace - John Cronin and Mark X. Cronin, John's Crazy Socks

E: Meticulon - The Journey to MAS, Garth Johnson, Meticulon

F: Foundations of Mental Wellness, Chelsey Zelizney, Bridges Health

May 29, 2019

8:30 am - 9:30 am - Breakfast

9:30 am - 12:00 pm - Concurrent Session 3

G: Complicated Days - A Conversation Around Supporting and Respecting the Choices of People Experiencing Disability, Cara Milne, M-Powered Planning

H: Compassion Fatigue - Practical Strategies for Self-Reflection and Self-Care, Sarah Stewart, Open Minds Mental Health

I: Our Words Matter - The Power of Language in the Workplace, Chelsey Zelizney, Bridges Health

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Lunch

1:00 pm - 3:30 pm - Concurrent Session 4

J: Complicated Days - A Conversation Around Supporting and Respecting the Choices of People Experiencing Disability, Cara Milne, M-Powered Planning

K: Compassion Fatigue - Practical Strategies for Self-Reflection and Self-Care, Sarah Stewart, Open Minds Mental Health

L: Gender Diversity - Supporting Inclusivity with Coworkers, Friends, and Clients, Amanda Guthrie, OUTSaskatoon

3:30 pm - Conference Close
 

Download the full conference brochure here!

The SARC Spring Conference 2019 - Saskatoon Inn

The SARC Spring Conference will take place at the Saskatoon Inn, 106 Circle Drive West.

We recommend booking accommodations for the conference early, as there are only a limited number of blocked rooms available.

Please call 306-242-1440 and ask for the SARC Spring Conference Group Block. A valid credit card will be required to guarantee each reservation. You can also book online using their website.

Interested in Sponsoring the Spring Conference?

By supporting the SARC Spring Conference, you will demonstrate your organization’s own commitment to workplace safety and showcase your support to nonprofit organizations to connect and engage, building stronger and safer organizations and communities. Our Members continue to express their appreciation for SARC’s delivery of a top-notch event with quality speakers, and it would not be possible without the support of our event sponsors.   

Benefits of sponsorship vary depending on the level of sponsorship, but all sponsors receive an exhibitor table on Day One of the conference.

Click here to download our Sponsorship Package for 2019.

Interested in Exhibitor Space?

Exhibitors interested in attending the SARC Spring Conference to market their organization or business can purchase booth space in the networking area of the conference for Day One of the event.

All Exhibitor booths include:

  • One skirted table and chairs
  • One complimentary lunch on Day One
  • Access to all conference sessions on Day One
  • An opportunity to network with approximately 150-250 delegates during our extended networking breaks and lunch on Day One of the conference

The Exhibitor form can be found in the sponsorship package.

Sessions

  • A: Sex and Disability - Sex Positive Strategies for Supporting People Experiencing Disability

    May 28, 2019

    Saskatoon Inn

  • B: Storytelling - How We Can Use Personal Narratives to Show Our Good Work

    May 28, 2019

    Saskatoon Inn

  • C: 5+1 - A Key to Understanding and Reducing Stress

    May 28, 2019

    Saskatoon Inn

  • D: The Unified Workplace

    May 28, 2019

    Saskatoon Inn

  • E: Meticulon - The Journey to MAS

    May 28, 2019

    Saskatoon Inn

  • F: Foundations of Mental Wellness

    May 28, 2019

    Saskatoon Inn

  • G: Complicated Days - A Conversation Around Supporting and Respecting the Choices of People Experiencing Disability

    May 29, 2019

    Saskatoon Inn

  • H: Compassion Fatigue - Practical Strategies for Self-Reflection and Self-Care

    May 29, 2019

    Saskatoon Inn

  • I: Our Words Matter - The Power of Language in the Workplace

    May 29, 2019

    Saskatoon Inn

  • J: Complicated Days - A Conversation Around Supporting and Respecting the Choices of People Experiencing Disability

    May 29, 2019

    Saskatoon Inn

  • K: Compassion Fatigue - Practical Strategies for Self-Reflection and Self-Care (repeat)

    May 29, 2019

    Saskatoon Inn

  • L: Gender Diversity - Supporting Inclusivity with Coworkers, Friends, and Clients

    May 29, 2019

    Saskatoon Inn

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