Trends in Social Democracy

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Date: May 13th

Location: Grand Pacific Hotel, Vancouver Island Ballroom - Victoria, British Columbia

Doors open at 6:15

Lecture begins at 7:00pm

Cocktail Reception begins at 8:00pm

Speakers: Joy MacPhail, David Coletto, Knut Dethlefsen

The Douglas Coldwell Layton Foundation invites you to join an engaging discussion hosted by Joy MacPhail on the current state of social democracy and progressive populism inspired by the legacy of Dave Barrett. Our audience will hear insights from distinguished speakers on policies, public opinion, opportunities, and lessons for the future. 

Knut Dethlefsen from the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung will provide commentary on the trends he is seeing for Social Democratic parties the world over, and David Coletto, CEO, Abacus Data will provide us with brand new field data on the temperature of British Columbians on a variety of issues.

Our speakers will be joined on stage for a moderated fireside chat and audience Q&A.

A cocktail reception will follow featuring local foods and beverages.

Please RSVP today.

        Knut Dethlefsen                            David Coletto

              Joy MacPhail