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2019 Faith & Aging Conference

Posted on August 1, 2019


Friday November 8, 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Norsemen Inn (6505 - 48 Avenue, Camrose)

Engineer, author, broadcaster, and award-winning social advocate, Yassmin Abdel-Magied is an internationally renowned speaker on topics of unconscious bias and leadership. Yassmin hosted the ground-breaking documentary The Truth About Racism and co-hosted the podcast Motor Mouth on becoming a Formula 1 driver.

Georges Laraque is a 13-year NHL veteran and author of The Story of the NHL’s Unlikeliest Tough Guy. The son of Haitian immigrants, Laraque is a man of strong convictions and a conscientious environmentalist. Today, Laraque speaks about a variety of topics like sports, racism, bullying, veganism, and charities.

 9:30 – 10:00 – Registration with Muffins and Coffee

10:00 -11:30“Beating your Bias” – Yassmin Abdel-Magied

11:30 – 12:30 - Lunch

12:30 -12:45 – Brian Krushel, Chaplain from the Bethany Group

12:45 – 1:00 – Introduction of the Bethany Foundation

1:00 – 2:30 “The Story of the NHLs Unlikeliest Tough Guy” – Georges Laraque

2:30 – Meet & Greet with Georges Laraque