Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology
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Meeting Schedule

Date / Time Studies & Bills Location Session  Note
  • Examine and report on current social issues pertaining to Canada's largest cities
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room 705, Victoria Building 39-2 [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • The federal government’s new Science and Technology Strategy
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room 2, Victoria Building 39-2 [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Bill S-204, An Act respecting a National Philanthropy Day
    • Wayne Chiu, President and Chief Executive Officer (Trico Homes)
    • The Honourable Jerahmiel S. Grafstein, Senator, Sponsor of the Bill (Senate of Canada)
    • Grete Hale, President (Beechwood Cemetery Foundation)
    • Donald K. Johnson, Senior Advisor (BMO Capital Markets)
    • Don McCreesh, Chair (Imagine Canada)
    • Andrea McManus, Vice Chair (Association of Fundraising Professionals)
    • Luce Moreau, President and Chief Executive Officer (Fondation Centre de santé et de services sociaux Jeanne-Mance)
Room 2, Victoria Building 39-2 [Link to the notice of this meeting]
  • Bill C-37, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act.
    • Don Chapman, Representative (Lost Canadians Organization)
    • Mark Davidson, Director, Legislation and Program Policy (Citizenship and Immigration Canada)
    • Janet Dench, Executive Director (Canadian Council for Refugees)
    • Diane Finley, The Honourable, P.C., M.P., Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Canada (Citizenship and Immigration Canada)
    • Donald Galloway, Professor, Faculty of Law (University of Victoria)
    • William Janzen, Director, Ottawa Office (Mennonite Central Committee Canada)
    • Melynda Jarratt, Historian (As an individual)
    • Karen Mosher, Director General, Citizenship Branch (Citizenship and Immigration Canada)
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
    • Consideration of a draft budget
Room 2, Victoria Building 39-2 [Link to the notice of this meeting]
  • Examine and report on current social issues pertaining to Canada's largest cities
    • Avvy Go, Clinic Director (Metro Toronto Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic)
    • Jean-Claude Icart, Representative (Table de concertation des organismes au service des personnes réfugiées et immigrantes)
    • David Ley, Department of Geography (University of British Columbia)
    • Sarah V. Wayland, Research Associate (Ontario Metropolis Centre)
  • Examine and report on the impact of the multiple factors and conditions that contribute to the health of Canada’s population - known collectively as the social determinants of health
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room 2, Victoria Building 39-2 [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Examine and report on current social issues pertaining to Canada's largest cities
    • Mayor Anne Marie DeCicco-Best, Working Group on Housing (Federation of Canadian Municipalities)
    • Don Fairbairn, Consultant (City of Vancouver)
    • Sean Gadon, Director, Affordable Housing Office (City of Toronto)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
    • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building 39-2 [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Examine and report on the impact of the multiple factors and conditions that contribute to the health of Canada’s population - known collectively as the social determinants of health
    • Ken Battle, President (Caledon Institute of Social Policy)
    • Gina Browne, Professor of Nursing and Clinical Epidemiology (McMaster University)
    • Frances Lankin, President and Chief Executive Officer (United Way of Greater Toronto)
    • Armine Yalnizyan, Senior Economist (As an individual)
  • Examine and report on current social issues pertaining to Canada's largest cities
    • Ken Battle, President (Caledon Institute of Social Policy)
    • Gina Browne, Professor of Nursing and Clinical Epidemiology (McMaster University)
    • Frances Lankin, President and Chief Executive Officer (United Way of Greater Toronto)
    • Armine Yalnizyan, Senior Economist (As an individual)
Room 2, Victoria Building 39-2 [Link to the notice of this meeting]
  • The state of early learning and child care in Canada
    • Hon. Margaret Norrie McCain, Co-Chair, The Early Years Study (Council for Early Child Development)
    • Dr. Fraser Mustard, Founder, Council for Early Child Development (Founder's Network)
  • Examine and report on the impact of the multiple factors and conditions that contribute to the health of Canada’s population - known collectively as the social determinants of health
Room 2, Victoria Building 39-2 [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Examine and report on current social issues pertaining to Canada's largest cities
    • Marie-Paule Duquette, Executive Director (Montreal Diet Dispensary)
    • Michael Goldberg, Chair (First Call BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition)
    • Emily Noble, President (Canadian Teachers Federation)
    • Nicki Sims-Jones, Policy Consultant (Canadian Nurses Association)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
    • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building 39-2 [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • The federal government’s new Science and Technology Strategy
    • Dr. Pierre Coulombe, President (National Research Council)
    • Richard Dicerni, Deputy Minister (Industry Canada)
    • Jean-Claude Gavrel, Associate Vice President (Networks of Centres of Excellence)
    • The Honourable Jim Prentice, P.C., M.P., Minister of Industry (Industry Canada)
    • Iain Stewart, Director General, Policy Branch (Industry Canada)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building 39-2 [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
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