FIPA is excited that the 2012 BC Information is now mere days away. Join us Wednesday, September 19th at UBC Robson Square for what is certain to be an exciting and engaging day of discussion.
This year, we’re proud to host an outstanding team of speakers and contributors including:
-BC Information and Privacy Commissioner Elizabeth Denham
-Surveillance and privacy expert Colin Bennett
-Information Commissioner of Canada Suzanne Legault
-Panelists such as Micheal Vonn (Policy Director, BC Civil Liberties Association), David Wrate (Director, Design Strategy, Ministry of Labour, Citizen Services and Open Government), Chad Skelton (Investigative reporter, Vancouver Sun) and Sara Levine (Lawyer at Alliance Lex)
This year’s Summit, This Time, It’s Personal: Freedom of Information and Privacy Under Government 2.0 will take a comprehensive look at the BC Government’s new “Government 2.0” initiative and what it means for citizens. Our speakers will give you the facts you need to stay up-to-date on information rights issues in a changing legal environment.
Registration is available online at http://infosummit.ca/registration. All tickets include a catered lunch and refreshments throughout the day.
As an added bonus for legal professionals, the 2012 BC Information Summit has been fully accredited as a Continuing Professional Development course by the Law Society of BC.
Seating is limited, so act now to reserve your place!