Marking the 150th Anniversary of Canada and the 375th Anniversary of the City of Montreal.
The major themes of this years’ conference include the 100th anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in Canada as well as Diversity and Citizenship and Aboriginal/First Nations in Canada.
The main objective of the National Metropolis Conference is to facilitate interaction between researchers, government, and service providers (the community and private sector partners).
Special panel discussion and launch of a new ACS publication.
The 17th National Metropolis Conference will focus on future immigration trends and policies and the challenges and opportunities that they create for Canadian society.
The conference will mark the 150th anniversary of the Charlottetown Conference and will revolve around the theme of Canadian Confederation education and the changes that have taken place in Canada since that time.