Tuesday April 24

Note that the Deep Dive Training Day is a post-conference event, and separate registration is required. The training day is not included in a two-day pass to the 2018 National Animal Welfare Conference. Please go here to register.

The Deep Dive Training Day is sponsored by Edmonton Humane Society.

Edmonton Humane Society website

TRACK A: Resource Development

7:30AM - 8:30AM: BREAKFAST AND REGISTRATION

8:30AM - 10:00AM: MORNING TRAINING SESSION #1

Future Trends in Fundraising: Collaboration and Communication (60 minutes)
Moderator: Derek deLouche, Director of Resource Development and Member Services, Canadian Federation of Humane Societies (CFHS)
Don MacIntosh, Sales & Marketing Director of Professional Division, Royal Canin Canada
Dani Mailing, Regional Relationship Manager, PetSmart Charities of Canada
Allison Schultz, Agency Development Associate, The Calgary Foundation

Creating a Sustainable Social Enterprise (30 minutes)
Michelle Yez, Manager of Humane Education, Training and Retail, Edmonton Humane Society

10:00AM - 10:30AM: BREAK

10:30AM - 12:00PM: MORNING TRAINING SESSION #2

Donor Stewardship that Builds Loyal Donors
Jaime Caza, Director, Advancement & Social Enterprise, Edmonton Humane Society
Rae Fehr, Senior Manager, Fund Development, Calgary Humane Society
Leah Johnson, Donor Engagement Advisor, Calgary Humane Society
Aimee Winegarden, Advancement Officer, Edmonton Humane Society

12:00PM - 1:00PM: LUNCH

1:00PM - 2:30PM: AFTERNOON TRAINING SESSION

Law of Attraction: Captivate, Cultivate and Capture Fans with Video
Barbara A. McLean, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Karmic Media Group LLC

2:30PM: END OF TRAINING DAY

 

TRACK B: Leadership & Change Management

7:30AM - 8:30AM: BREAKFAST AND REGISTRATION

8:30AM - 10:00AM: MORNING TRAINING SESSION #1

WORKSHOP: There Is Always An Organizational Culture, But Is It the One You Want?
Marc Lavoie, Training and HR Consultant, On Purpose Training and HR Consulting Services
Deanna Thompson, Executive Director, Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS)

10:00AM - 10:30AM: BREAK

10:30AM - 12:00PM: MORNING TRAINING SESSION #2

Making Strategy and Culture Stick!
Shannon Beaton, Director, Human Resources and Workforce Development, Edmonton Humane Society

12:00PM - 1:00PM: LUNCH

1:00PM - 2:30PM: AFTERNOON TRAINING SESSION

Bringing It All Together: Culture, Leadership and Action Planning
Jeff Lucier, Executive Coach and Leadership Consultant, Aspirant Leadership Coaching and Consulting

2:30PM: END OF TRAINING DAY

 

TRACK C: First Nations and Dogs

7:30AM - 8:30AM: BREAKFAST AND REGISTRATION

8:30AM - 10:00AM: MORNING TRAINING SESSION #1

A Community-Based Approach to Free-Roaming Dog Population Management (45 minutes)
RJ Bailot, Executive Director, Alberta Spay Neuter Task Force
Alanna Collicutt, Dog Care and Control Program Manager, Alberta Spay Neuter Task Force

Community Self-Report Cards: Using Action Research to Inform Dog Management Strategies in First Nations (45 minutes)
Janice Hannah, Senior Education and Research Specialist & Northern Dogs Project Manager, International Fund for Animal Welfare
Adriana Pisano Beaumont MSc, Graduate Researcher, International Fund for Animal Welfare

10:00AM - 10:30AM: BREAK

10:30AM - 12:00PM: MORNING TRAINING SESSION #2

WORKSHOP: Humane Indigenous Community Development: Participatory Methods for Dog Management
Janice Hannah, Senior Education and Research Specialist & Northern Dogs Project Manager, International Fund for Animal Welfare
Kate Nattrass Atema, Director, Global Community Animal Welfare Program, International Fund for Animal Welfare

12:00PM - 1:00PM: LUNCH

1:00PM - 2:30PM: AFTERNOON TRAINING SESSION

Animal Welfare Organizations and First Nations Partnerships: Best Practices for Dog Population Management
RJ Bailot, Executive Director and Co Founder, Alberta Spay and Neuter Task Force
Alanna Collicutt, Dog Care and Control Program Manager, Alberta Spay/Neuter Task Force
Janice Hannah, Senior Education and Research Specialist & Northern Dogs Project Manager, International Fund for Animal Welfare

2:30PM: END OF TRAINING DAY

 

TRACK D: Disaster Preparedness

7:30AM - 8:30AM: BREAKFAST AND REGISTRATION

8:30AM - 10:00AM: MORNING TRAINING SESSION #1

How to Care for Animals in Emergencies
Dr. Dave Bjolin, Veterinarian, Canada Task Force 2/Olds College
Bonnie Lewin, Business Continuity & Recovery Planner - ESS Planner, The City of Calgary

10:00AM - 10:30AM: BREAK

10:30AM - 12:00PM: MORNING TRAINING SESSION #2

It Is Not “If” It Is “When”: Get Prepared to Stay Ahead of Disaster
Carrie Fritz, Executive Director, Calgary Humane Society
Jill Gibson, Investigator, Calgary Humane Society
Sage Pullen McIntosh, General Manager of Community Relations, Calgary Humane Society

12:00PM - 1:00PM: LUNCH

1:00PM - 2:30PM: AFTERNOON TRAINING SESSION

Temporary Emergency Animal Sheltering in Natural Disasters
Beth Gammie, Director of Field Services, RedRover

2:30PM: END OF TRAINING DAY

 

2:45PM - 4:45PM: NATIONAL ROUND TABLE
Effective Partnerships with First Nations & Inuit Communities
Optional event open to all Deep Dive Training Day participants