Location: Delta Hotel Toronto Airport & Conference Centre in Toronto
Theme: Connected by Complexity & Design
April 6, 2019 – Pre-Conference Workshops (optional)
April 7 – 9, 2019 – National Leaders Conference
Learn more and register: Conference webpage 
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Conference Schedule:
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Ryan Howard

ALIVE Outdoors
Director of Research, Risk Management & Innovation
Dr. Howard is a risk management specialist in the field of Enterprise Risk Management. He has a strong background in the fields of outdoor and adventure education, wilderness recreation, and experiential education. He actively works with independent schools to build and maintain strong risk management programs for both their internal organizational structures and their offsite activities. Dr. Howard has led consulting teams that have worked with crown corporations, the largest School Boards in North America, national and government agencies, camps, and a number of independent schools. Previous to his work with ALIVE Outdoors Inc., he was a University Faculty member at a number of Canadian Universities specializing in Outdoor Recreation, Risk Management and Experiential Education. Dr. Howard actively leads risk management workshops, presents at national and international conferences, and publishes in peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Howard has completed his Enterprise Risk Management qualifications through the Global Risk Management Institute and the Canadian Risk Manager program.