2017 High Ground: Leadership in Transitioning Times

2017 High Ground: Leadership in Transitioning Times was held from March 31 to April 1 at the Coast Plaza Hotel in Vancouver, BC.

Program: Click here to see the full agenda, including sessions and speakers.

Videos: Click here to watch videos on the keynote (Charlie Demers), the keynote panel (Leadership in Transitioning Times), and Emerging Issues (plenary).

Photos: Click here to view photos.


Pecha Kucha

Emerging Issues

Supporting Refugees

Engaging Citizens in Budget Decisions

Economy in Transition

Top Asks for Climate Action

Public Responsibility, Public Control

Sanctuary Schools

Living Wage Gains Ground

Housing Leadership Challenges

Schools and Intergenerational Dialogue

Lessons from the Cauldron

Ramping Up Low Carbon Communities

Creating Social Impact

About Centre for Civic Governance

The Centre for Civic Governance works to support community leadership meeting today’s social and environmental challenges: climate change, Canada’s increasing equity gap, and shifting social trends. At the Centre for Civic Governance, our goal is to strengthen Canadian communities through sharing best practices, providing tools for locally elected leaders, and progressive policy analysis. We strive to provide knowledge and information to make real and positive social change.