Strategies, Stories and Skills for Candidates and Campaigners – FEBRUARY 9, 2019

Join Springtide and Elections Canada to learn about running a campaign for Parliament. Connect with experienced campaigners, and others considering being candidates or campaign workers in the 2019 election.

This is a free event, but space is limited, so participants must register in advance to reserve their place.

Who this workshop is for:

This workshop is for anyone who is interested in attending. The workshop is ideal for:

  • those considering running for office in the 2019 federal election,
  • those considering working on or managing a campaign for the first time,
  • community leaders and engaged citizens interested in supporting new candidates in their communities

This event is a non-partisan workshop and is open to all.

What to expect:

This full-day workshop will feature a mix of engaging presentations, a panel discussion and breakout sessions with experienced campaigners. Areas covered will include:

  • How to run a competitive campaign (presentation)
  • Strategies and tools for engaging non-voters (presentation)
  • Insights and reflections from experienced candidates and campaigners (panel discussion)
  • Breakout sessions on specific campaign skills and interest areas

Event Hosts: This event is presented in partnership by Elections Canada and Springtide.

Food and Drink: Light refreshments and snacks will be provided. A light lunch will also be served.

Accessibility: This event is being held in an accessible, barrier-free space with accessible washrooms.

With adequate notice, we will make every effort to provide the necessary accommodations for anyone who needs it to fully participate in this event (e.g. CART Transcription Services, advance copies of presentation material etc.

If you would like to attend, and require additional accommodations please contact us as early as you can to let us know how we can support your participation in this event.

Contact: Mark Coffin / / 902.989.3668 x 102


This is a free event, but space is limited, so participants must register in advance to reserve their place.



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