October 2018 Bulletin

Download the full October 2018 Bulletin, or use the links below to read individual articles online. In this issue: Open letter to Premier Horgan and Minister Sims Info Summit 2018: Changing Perceptions of FOI & Privacy Digital Transformation submission and Whistleblower Report The USMCA and FIPPA Staff Changes Find more issues of the Bulletin here.

FIPA is looking for a Program Director!

For more than twenty five years, FIPA has been an instrumental part of B.C.’s civil society community. Apply to join our team as our new Program Director (maternity leave coverage). Here are the details on the position, and how to apply: Position: Program Director Position Type: Full-Time, temporary/contract (maternity leave coverage) Salary: $50,000/year Location: Vancouver/Lower Mainland, B.C. READ MORE

Join us for our 2018 BC Information Summit

This is an interesting and important time in the information and privacy landscapes. With the push for more open information and transparency comes rising concerns of privacy, especially in the face of an ever-increasing connected and interconnected world. Join us for our 8th BC Information Summit on September 27, 2018 at UBC Robson Square as READ MORE

FOI 101 is going live and online!

Join us for the online version of our popular FOI 101 workshop on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 12:30PM. This is a skills training webinar for newcomers to Freedom of Information (FOI) requests. Get practical skills on how to prepare and submit information requests that get results and learn to navigate some common challenges that READ MORE