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PolyCon - Canada   

November 22-23, 2020

Developing Event Schedule

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MST CST EST AST NST Program Hosts/ Mods/Video Providers Notes
18:00 (Nov 22)19:0020:0021:0022:0022:30

Opening & Welcome

Owning Your Shit

 

 Polykiss aka Zoe Duff of CPAA (BC)

Alyson Sildra of Polyamory Edmonton Association (PEA)  and CPAA (Alberta)

 

live presentation 

 

 

19:0020:0021:0022:0023:0023:30What do I Bring to a Relationship? Gloria Jackson-Nefertiti, (Washington, USA)Keynote: presenter available for questions after
20:0021:0022:0023:0024:0024:30
Dismantling Triad Myths and Building Successful Pods
C J Jackman Zigante. (British Columbia)
 presentation and discussion
21:0022:0023:0024:001:001:30

Music

 

Karen and Blair of Plain Salt will be joined by Gilles for the Q&A(Manitoba)
  Video & live Q&A
22:0023:0024:001:002:002:30MusicBone Poets Orchestra              (Washington, USA)Video 
23:0024:001:002:003:003:30MusicThe Sleeves (Australia/Canada) musiciansvideo
24:00 (Nov 23)1:002:003:004:004:30

National Polyamory Day!!  

Live stories and songs, sharing real-life love, lust, heartache, and insight on what else family could be.

 

E J Barrett, Musician

(New Zealand)

Video and live
1:002:003:004:005:005:30

Music and chat

    
2:003:004:005:006:006:30Music and chat  
3:004:005:006:007:007:30Poly and Religion  Sage Stonekeeper (BC)Video
4:005:006:007:008:008:30Global Connections

Jacques Treviño, PoliMix

(Mexico)  

Video
5:006:007:008:009:009:30

Love is Infinite, Time is Not: Calendar Management for the Modern Polycule

Belle "Pepper" Phillips 

of Polyamory Edmonton Association (PEA) (Alberta)

Video presentation
6:007:008:009:0010:0010:30Besotted at BreakfastJohn David "Hobbs" HickeyStorytelling
7:008:009:0010{0011:0011:30Managing Emotional Intensity

Wildivine Meditation (BC)

    (iRest ® Yoga Nidra     Meditation)

live
8:009:0010:0011:0012:0012:30Imagining different loves: Non-monogamy and speculative fictionTiffany Sostar, (Alberta)workshop
9:0010:0011:0012:0013:0013:30

Fat Fuckers - celebration and exploration of the pleasures of our hearts, brains and ample flesh.

Dr. Ruth Neustifter (Ontario)workshop with queer focus but straight and cis-gender allies warmly welcome
10:0011:0012:0013:0014:0014:30Love Three Ways

  Monica Meneghetti.

(British Columbia)

Author reading and discussion
11:0012:0013:0014:0015:0015:30Landscapes, not Escalators  Mel Cassidy (British Columbia) workshop with focus on relationship models
12:0013:0014:0015:0016:0016:30

Canadian Bisexual+ History

   Stephen Harvey (Ontario)

CJ Jackman Zigante (BC)

Presentation and panel discussion
13:0014:0015:0016:0017:0018:00

Polyamourous:  Loving and Living Through The Pandemic

 Jenny Yuen, (Ontario)author's reading and discussion
14:0015:0016:0017:0018:0018:30What do we need from a Polyamory Community?Windsor  Poly (Ontario) with Reg RobsonMeditation, live
15:0016:0017:0018:0019:0019:30

Managing a National Community on Social Media

 Polyamory Canada (Quebec) with JD"Hobbes" Hickeylive presentation, Q &A
16:0017:0018:0019:0020:0020:30Bad Relationship AdviceMel Cassidy & Dr. Ryan Witherspoon (British Columbia and USA) workshop with a lighter look at "poly expert advice" 
17:0018:0019:0020:0021:0021:30Advocacy - What do we want/need from the government policy, practice and legislation? 

   Hosted panel discussion:

Mel, Den, Ross, Rebecca 

 live 
18:0019:0020:0021:0022:0023:30

A Conversation with Dr Kim Tallbear

Closing & Appreciation

 

 

  Polykiss aka Zoe Duff,. CPAA (BC)

Interview

 

live

 

 

Support and Volunteers

PolyCon-Canada is a project of the Canadian Polyamory Advocacy Association as an effort to inspire awareness of the concept of loving multiple persons simultaneously with the knowledge and consent of all parties.  It is also an effort in community building across Canada and around the world.

The Canadian Polyamory Association (polyadvocacy.ca) has other projects and is volunteer based.   Membership in the organization is $15 annually and donations are always welcome.