Komagata Maru WeekMarch 10, 2014 / Toronto, ON
In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Komagata Maru incident, Osgoode Hall Law School is hosting a series of events in Toronto between March 10-15, 2014. The events include an exhibition at the Sikh Heritage Museum of Canada, a screening of the award-winning documentary Continuous Journey, and talks by Professor Audrey Macklin, Pardeep Nagra and the Honourable Mr. Ujjal Dosanjh. For more information, please visit their website.
INDePth Korea Conference 2014March 20, 2014 / Toronto, ON
The INDePth conference, an annual, student-run event at the Asian Institute at the University of Toronto, is hosting its 2014 conference on March 20-21 in Toronto. This year, the conference will explore Korea through the theme “Reimagining the Korean Peninsula: Global Forces, Social Change and Conflict Resolution.” APF Canada is a supporter of the conference through its National Conversation on Asia initiative. The conference will take place at Hart House at the University of Toronto. For more information, please visit their website.
Lunch With Amory LovinsMarch 24, 2014 / Vancouver, BC
The Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada is hosting Dr. Amory Lovins, Chief Scientist and Co-Founder of the Rocky Mountain Institute, for an invite-only lunch discussion on March 24, 2014 in Vancouver. Dr. Lovins will discuss China's global leadership in conventional and renewable energy sources, with an emphasis on major challenges and opportunities. His talk will build on the Rocky Mountain Institute's project, Reinventing Fire: China, a bold yet feasible effort to develop an energy analysis and plan for China that integrates the largest sectors of the country's economy to generate massive economic and energy savings. For more information on this event, please contact email@example.com
Inter-Pacific Bar Association 24th Annual Meeting and ConferenceMay 08, 2014 / Vancouver, BC
The Inter-Pacific Bar Association is hosting its 24th Annual Meeting and Conference from May 8-11, 2014 in Vancouver. The event will feature over 25 special guest speakers, including APF Canada President and CEO Yuen Pau Woo, who will be moderating one of the two Plenary Panel Sessions. Other speakers include leaders from the world of business, policy development, environmental awareness, and law, debating aspects of the conference theme, Sustainability in a Finite World. For details and to register, please visit their website.
Transforming Canada-China Educational Cooperation: Significant Legacies and Future ChallengesMay 09, 2014 / Beijing
In partnership The Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto, York University and Tsinghua University, the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada is co-hosting a conference on 'Transforming Canada-China Educational Cooperation: Significant Legacies and Future Challenges' from May 9-10, 2014 in Beijing. The conference will bring together leading scholars and administrators from both Canada and China, who are involved in cooperative linkages between Chinese and Canadian universities, to reflect on the long-term contribution of these projects. For more information, please visit the conference website.