Program at a Glance

Comparing Modes of Governance in Canada and the European Union: Social Policy Engagement across Complex Multilevel Systems

University of Victoria, October 14-15, 2011

Arbutus/Queenswood Room, Cadboro Commons Conference Centre


October 14, 2011

8:15-8:45 am :: Coffee & Refreshments

8:45-9:00 am :: Welcome

9:00-10:30 am :: Panel A Conceptualizing Multilevel Governance and Federalism. Why Compare Canada and the European Union (EU) and How?

10:30-10:50 am :: Break

10:50-12:30 pm :: Panel B The Practice of Governance in Canada and the European Union

12:30-1:30 pm :: Lunch

1:30-3:10 pm :: Panel C Managing Shared Governance in Employment and Training Policy

3:10-3:30 pm :: Break

3:30-5:00 pm :: Panel D Managing Shared Governance in Post-secondary Education Policy

5:00-6:00 pm :: Wine & Cheese Reception


October 15, 2011

8:00-8:30 am :: Coffee & Refreshments

8:30-10:05 am :: Panel E Managing Shared Governance in Social Inclusion Policy

10:05-10:25 am :: Break

10:25-12:00 pm :: Panel F Managing Shared Governance in Social Inclusion Policy

12:00-1:00 pm :: Lunch

1:00-2:45 pm :: Panel G The Courts as Arbiters of Multilevel Governance

2:45-3:30 pm :: Conclusion and Next Steps for Publication

For more information please see our Detailed Program.