Conference 2017: Request for Speakers – Deadline Jan 16

The theme for the BCCPA’s  2017 conference is ‘Providing 40 Years of C.A.R.E: Collaboration, Achievement, Research and Excellenceand will feature 20 workshops and panels. These speaker sessions will be organized into several streams including Residential Care, Workplace Health and Safety, and a mixed stream of Home Care & Support, Assisted Living, and Faith-Based Care.

Dr. David Sheard, CEO of Dementia Care Matters, Presenting "How to be a Butterfly in Alberta: The Butterfly Household Model of Dementia Care"

Dr. David Sheard, CEO of Dementia Care Matters, Presenting “How to be a Butterfly in Alberta: The Butterfly Household Model of Dementia Care”

We invite you to submit an abstract of what you propose to share with delegates at the 40th Annual BCCPA Annual Conference. Slots of 45 – 60 minutes are available.

Presentations may take the form of a panel discussion or workshop. Other formats will also be considered. Preference will be given to presentations that are interactive, engaging, and provide practical solutions to current challenges in the sector.

BCCPA and non-BCCPA members are eligible to submit a proposal. Applicant speakers will be required to register for the conference at their own expense at the reduced speaker rate of $640.

For full submission requirements, please click here, to download and complete our proposal form.  Email completed submissions to michael@bccare.ca. The deadline for proposals is January 16, 2017.

For this and other speaking opportunities, click here.