We will be featuring performances as well as live panel discussions and workshops.

12:00PM to 1:00PM - Self Defense Workshop

1:00PM to 2:20PM - Sharing Circle: Anti-Racism Thoughts and Conversations

2:30PM to 3:30PM - Stories of Resilience: Community Action​

Join our panelists as we share stories of community action and involvement as a form of resilience:

Sharon Yeo (Moderator and Panelist)

  • Director at Catholic Social Services, and Active Community Volunteer

Lloyd Cardinal

  • Nehiyawak/Cree, Knowledge Keeper, Educator from Wolf Lake, AB

Linda Hoang

  • Social Media Strategist

Irfan Chaudhry

  • Director of MacEwan University’s Office of Human Rights, Diversity, and Equity

Nathan Ip

  • Edmonton Public School Board Trustee in Ward H

3:30PM to 5:00PM - Stories of Resilience: Courage and Recognition

Join our panelists as we share stories on this year’s theme of recognition, resilience and resolve:

Nathan Ip (Moderator)

  • Vice-Chair of the Edmonton Public School Board, and Trustee

Keren Tang (Moderator)

  • Community Organizer, and Political Candidate for the Upcoming Edmonton City Council Election

Marco Luciano

  • Director of Migrante Alberta and the Global Council Representative for Philippines based Migrante International

Teresa Woo-Paw

Amarjeet Sohi

  • Mayoral Candidate for Edmonton City Election, and Community Leader

Dr. Gina Wong

  • Registered Psychologist, Professor & Program Chair in the Faculty of Health Disciplines, and Founder of the Asian Gold Ribbon Campaign

Marty Chan

  • Asian-Canadian Author from Edmonton

Adrienne Pan

  • Host of CBC Edmonton’s Afternoon Drive Show, Radio Active

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