PLEASE NOTE: Lunches are provided by NCLN. Dinners are not provided. Attendees are given an extended dinner break to enjoy local eateries.

Thursday, August 16

Leadership intensive: the pro-life movement needs excellent and powerful leaders. Will you be one of them?


Brett Powell, Director of Development at the Archdiocese of Vancouver
To be announced: pro-life Member of Parliament!


12:00-1:00 PM: Arrivals and lunch

1:10-1:30 PM: Opening Session - Ruth Shaw: Your campus mission

1:30-2:15 PM: Session 1 - Regional break-out session

2:15-2:30 PM: Announcement of Sponsors present

2:30-3:30 PM: Session 2 - Brett Powell: Leadership

3:50-4:50 PM: Session 3 - Organizational health

7:00-8:15 PM: Session 4 - Closed session with Member of Parliament



Friday, August 17

Apologetics bootcamp: the skills you need to passionately and winsomely defend the pro-life position.


Trent Horn, International apologist
Elizabeth Sutcliffe, Silent No More Awareness Campaign
Marlon Bartram, Executive Director of Kelowna Right to Life Society
Dr. Genuis, Physician
and more to be announced!


7:30-8:30 AM: Breakfast buffet

8:45-10:00 AM: Session 5 - Dr. Genuis: Medical Ethics Apologetics

10:00-11:15 AM: Session 6 - Elizabeth Sutcliffe, Marlon Bartram, and TBA: Pre and Post- Abortion Crisis Panel

11:30-1:00 PM: Lunch

1:00-2:15 PM: Session 7 - Trent Horn: Pro-Life 101

2:15-3:00 PM: Session 8 - Practice dialogue

3:00-3:10 PM: Stretch break

3:10-4:25 PM: Session 9 -Trent Horn: Pro-life 201.

4:45-5:45 PM: Session 10 - Closed session TBA

6:00 PM onwards: evening free to explore the city!



Saturday, August 18

The heart of it: cutting-edge campus projects and activism training.


Cameron Côté, Canadian Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform
Kianna Owen: Public speaker and educator
Scott Hayward, Co-Founder of RightNow
and more to be announced!


7:30-8:30 AM Breakfast buffet

8:40-9:30 AM: Session 11 - NCLN Staff: Campus goals, strategies and project overview for 2018

9:35-10:50 AM: Session 12 -Scott Hayward, Cam Cote, Ruth Shaw and more: Closed door Panel

11:00-11:30 AM: Session 13 - Regional strategic session

11:30-1:00 PM Lunch

1:05-2:05 PM: Session 14 - Closed Door Session

2:10-3:10 PM: Session 15 - Marty Moore: Combating Censorship

3:30-4:45 PM: Session 16 - Field Testimonies

5:00-7:30 PM Dinner Break (not provided by NCLN)


7:30-9:30 PM The second annual Mixer: a semi-formal cocktail reception open to the public (incl. Student Awards!)



Sunday, August 19

8:00-11:00 AM: Breakfast and departures (hotel package only)


Go home and save lives!