(June 10 to 12, 2020)

All Study Groups meet again in Quebec City. Each group prepares a report reflecting their perceptions and insights on the complex concerns of the communities they have visited, and presents its findings to the Governor General and other members of the Conference. The schedule for the 2020 closing plenary will be published shortly.

For reference purposes, you will find below the schedule from the 2017 closing plenary.

2017 Closing Plenary
(June 13-16, 2017)

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

1:00 pm

Study Groups arrive in Ottawa and are transported to the Ottawa Marriott
After check-in, Members can pick up their luggage shipped directly to Ottawa in the Capital Room on the Second Floor.

All day

Study Groups meet in their breakout rooms at the Ottawa Marriott to prepare presentations

6:00 pm

Dinner available in the Victoria Ballroom
Groups can eat in the Ballroom or take food back to their breakout rooms.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

7:00 am

Breakfast available in Summit at the Ottawa Marriott

All day

Study Groups meet in their breakout rooms at the Ottawa Marriott to prepare presentations

12:00 pm

Lunch available in the Victoria Ballroom

5:30 pm

Members depart on foot for Parliament Hill

6:00 pm

Tour of Parliament, Reception and Dinner

Thursday, June 15, 2017

6:30 am

Breakfast available in Summit at the Ottawa Marriott

9:00 am

Opening Remarks from Conference Chair Donald Lindsay
Theater, Canadian Museum of History

All day

Study Group presentations

12:00 pm

Lunch

8:30 pm

Dine around for Study Groups

6:30 pm

Group photo and Reception at Rideau Hall

Friday, June 16, 2017

6:30 am

Breakfast available in Summit at the Ottawa Marriott

All day

Study Group presentations

11:45 am

Lunch

3:55 pm

Closing Remarks and Conference Slide Show

6:30 pm

Reception, Closing Gala Dinner and Dance
National Gallery of Canada