BC NDP

Agenda

This agenda is accurate as of 10:50am, November 4.

Friday November 3

2:30pm to 7:00pm - REGISTRATION OPENS
Registration
Entrance, Level 1
3:30pm to 4:30pm
New delegates orientation
Lecture Theatre, Level 1
If you've never been to an NDP convention or want a refresher, grab a seat and ask some questions.
4:30pm to 4:45pm - CONVENTION OPENS
Welcome and call to order
Carson Hall, Level 2
4:45pm to 5:00pm
Victory Talk #1 - Rachna Singh
Carson Hall, Level 2
5:00pm to 5:30pm
Opening business
Carson Hall, Level 2
5:30pm to 5:45pm
Victory Talk #2 - Lisa Beare
Carson Hall, Level 2
5:45pm to 6:15pm
Reports: President and Treasurer
Carson Hall, Level 2
6:15pm - CONVENTION ADJOURNS FOR THE DAY
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Opening Reception: Celebrating New Democrats
Salon A, Carson Hall, Level 2
Join convention-goers at our opening reception as we kick off Convention 2017, celebrate forming government and hear from our team in Victoria.

Saturday November 4

7:00am to 6:00pm
Registration
Entrance, Level 1
There will be a break from 10am to 11am. Make sure you register prior to 10am.
8:00am to 9:00am
Caucus meetings
Room info:
Labour Caucus:Lecture Theatre, Level 1
9:00am to 9:15am - CONVENTION OPENS
Opening business
Carson Hall, Level 2
9:15am to 9:30am
Victory Talk #3 - Bowinn Ma
Carson Hall, Level 2
9:30am to 9:40am
In Memoriam
Carson Hall, Level 2
9:40am to 9:55am
Report: 2017 Campaign
Carson Hall, Level 2
10:00am to 10:30am - JOHN HORGAN
Premier of BC keynote address
Carson Hall, Level 2
10:30am to 10:40am
Leadership vote
Carson Hall, Level 2
10:40am to 10:50am
Irene Lanzinger, BC Federation of Labour - address to Convention
Carson Hall, Level 2
10:50am to 11:20am
Honourary Life Members
Carson Hall, Level 2
11:20am to 11:25am
Results: Leadership vote
Carson Hall, Level 2
11:30am to 1:10pm - LUNCH BREAK
11:30am to 12:30pm
Caucus meetings
Room info:
Persons Living With Disabilities Caucus: Sidney Room, Level 2
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Luncheon: Honourary Life Members
Saanich Room, Level 1
1:15pm to 2:30pm
Resolutions debate 1 - Making Life More Affordable
Carson Hall, Level 2
1:15pm to 2:30pm
Development Sessions 1
Room info:
Electoral Finance Reform: Lecture Theatre, Level 1
Winning Rural Campaigns: Sidney Room, Level 2
2:35pm to 3:00pm
Jagmeet Singh, Leader of Canada's NDP - keynote address
Carson Hall, Level 2
3:00pm to 4:15pm
Resolutions debate 2 - Putting People and Communities First
Carson Hall, Level 2
3:05pm to 4:15pm
Development Sessions 2
Room info:
Donor Stewardship: Sidney Room, Level 2
Let's Get Digital: Lecture Theatre, Level 1
4:15pm to 4:30pm
Election: Oversight Committee
Carson Hall, Level 2
4:30pm to 5:30pm
Regional Caucus meetings
Room info:
Burnaby - Fraser Valley: Saanich Room 2, Level 1
Interior: Victoria Room, Level 1
Kootenays: Langford Room, Level 2
Northern BC: Metchosin Room, Level 2
Richmond, Surrey, Delta: Sidney Room, Level 2
Vancouver - North Shore: Oak Bay Room 1, Level 1
Vancouver Island North: Colwood Room 1, Level 2
Vancouver Island South: Oak Bay Room 2, Level 1
5:30pm - CONVENTION ADJOURNS FOR THE DAY
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Caucus meetings
Room info:
Aboriginal Commission: Colwood Room 1, Level 2
Pride Caucus: Metchosin Room, Level 2
Standing Committee on the Environment: Colwood Room 2, Level 2
6:00pm to 8:00pm
South Island Happy Hour!
Sticky Wicket Pub & Restaurant, 919 Douglas St
For the first time in over a generation, the BC NDP Convention is taking place in Victoria. Join our host constituencies and start your Saturday evening with the South Island BC NDP team.
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Victoria Reception with John Horgan
Grand Pacific Ballroom, Hotel Grand Pacific, 463 Belleville Street
Join BC NDP Leader John Horgan for a cocktail reception to celebrate our election win and our work to build a better BC.

Sunday November 5

7:30am to 10:30am
Registration
Entrance, Level 1
8:00am to 9:00am
Caucus meetings
Room info:
Women's Caucus:Lecture Theatre, Level 1
Labour Caucus: Saanich Room, Level 1
9:00am to 9:15am - CONVENTION OPENS
Opening business
Carson Hall, Level 2
9:15am to 9:25am
Election: President
Carson Hall, Level 2
9:25am to 10:40am
Resolutions debate 3 - Building a Sustainable Economy & Environment
Carson Hall, Level 2
9:25am to 10:35am
Development Sessions 3
Room info:
Electoral Finance Reform: Lecture Theatre, Level 1
Donor Stewardship: Sidney Room, Level 2
10:40am to 10:45am
Election results: President
Carson Hall, Level 2
10:45am to 10:55am
Victory Talk #4 - Ravi Kahlon
Carson Hall, Level 2
10:55am to 11:15am
Election: BC NDP Executive
Carson Hall, Level 2
11:15am to 12:30pm
Resolutions debate 4 - Party and Constitutional Affairs
Carson Hall, Level 2
12:30pm to 12:45pm
Strategy session: Winning BC
Carson Hall, Level 2
12:45pm to 12:50pm
Election results: BC NDP Executive
Carson Hall, Level 2

12:50pm - CONVENTION ADJOURNS - THANKS, EVERYONE!

2:30pm to 3:00pm
Caucus meetings
Room info:
Standing Committee On Agriculture: Victoria Room, Level 1

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