*Check back in 2022 for info on next year's Dal Lead Conference!


Dal LEAD! Conference Program

Saturday, February 13, 2021



Location: Online - Microsoft Teams & Teams Live.

*Active Listening Space - If at any point during the conference you feel overwhelmed or you need a break, feel free to use this space. 

The conference schedule outlined below is in Halifax time.

Dal Lead 2021 conference schedule




10:00 AM

Ice Breakers, Waiting Room, and connecting space


Pre-Conference: Lounge space

10:30 - 11:30 AM

Opening Ceremony & Panel Discussion

Welcome by Elder Geri Musqua-LeBlanc

Panel Discussion on: Navigating through the challenges of virtual student engagement during a pandemic.

Maria Emilia, President, Dal Latinos and Hispanics in STEM

Diem Pham, Dalhousie South East Asian Nations Society

Fuki Asai, President & Carin Mahon, Vice President, Dal Japanese Society

Peri Lockhart, Dal After Dark

Jessica MacKeen, Community Liaison, School of Resource and Environmental Studies Student Society



11:30 AM - 12:30 PM


Concurrent Sessions

These sessions will be delivered at the same time, please choose the one you would like to attend. Recordings of each session will be availalbe in the Teams Channel "Files" tab.

Presentation 1: Dimensions of Health & Overcoming Challenges

Presentation 2: Conflict Management & Leadership

Presentation 3: Group Work Workshop


Microsoft Teams Channels

Presentation 1 & 2

Presentation 3

12:30 - 1:30 PM

Lunch Break



1:30 - 2:30 PM

World Cafe

    Siobhan Takala & Kelsey Brasil, Let's Sprout

    Raghav Sampangi, Senior Instructor Faculty of Computer Science

    Rigel Biscione Cruz, Student Engagement Coordinator

    Pierina Leon, 5th year Engineering Student

Microsoft Teams Channel

2:30 - 3:30 PM

Closing Ceremony & Keynote Speaker



To be determined

Post-event Social 

Networking social for students with facilitated activities to connect

Microsoft Teams Channel