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Kingston: Graduate Student Symposium (CDAI)
Kingston: Graduate Student Symposium (CDAI)
Sep 30 – Oct 2 all-day
See: http://cdainstitute.ca/events/graduate-student-symposium/
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Ottawa: Arctic Symposium (CF College/Centre for Nat’l Security Studies)
Ottawa: Arctic Symposium (CF College/Centre for Nat’l Security Studies) @ Saint Paul University, Guiges Bldg, Rm 1124
Oct 10 – Oct 11 all-day
The Canadian Forces College/Centre for National Security Studies and the Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in the Study of Canadian North, Dr. Whitney Lackenbauer, are proud to present “An Important International Crossroads: Implementing Canada’s Arctic[...]
Halifax, Shelley Hopkins, Exec Dir, Halifax & Region Mil Family Res Centre: MFRC Services to Families of Veterans Released on Medical Grounds (RUSI NS) 11:30 am
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Ottawa & Online nationally: Defence Team Career & Networking Fair
Ottawa & Online nationally: Defence Team Career & Networking Fair @ Online & multiple locations, incl. Diefenbaker Bldg
Oct 17 all-day
The Blueprint 2020 team invites all of the Defence Team, including civilians, serving Regular and Reserve Force members, current and past students, to the first Defence Team Career and Networking Fair. The Fair will be[...]
Ottawa: AGM & RCA Board (RCAA)
Ottawa: AGM & RCA Board (RCAA)
Oct 17 – Oct 19 all-day
Meet & Greet eve 17 Oct Agenda:  https://m365-emarketing-uploads.s3.amazonaws.com/images/rcaa/August%202018/Draft%20RCA%20Board%20and%20RCAA%20Agenda%20EN%2012%20Jul%2018.pdf Registration:  https://m365-emarketing-uploads.s3.amazonaws.com/images/rcaa/August%202018/2018%20-%20Admin%20instr%20Eng%2020%20Aug%2018.pdf
Ottawa: Logistics Week, Professional Development Day (CFLA)
Ottawa: Logistics Week, Professional Development Day (CFLA) @ Le Regiment de Hull
Oct 17 all-day
For agenda and registration info:  https://logisticsprofessionaldevelopmentday.myevent.com/
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Halifax: NS Naval Assn of Canada Trafalgar Day Celebration (RUSI NS) 11:30 am
Halifax: NS Naval Assn of Canada Trafalgar Day Celebration (RUSI NS) @ RA Park Officer's Mess
Oct 18 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Please contact by 15 Oct
Ottawa: The Hardest Battle in History: Two Controversies and the Canadian Corps at the Second Battle of Arras (CWM) 1:30 pm
Ottawa: The Hardest Battle in History: Two Controversies and the Canadian Corps at the Second Battle of Arras (CWM) @ Atelier A, Canadian War Museum
Oct 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
The commander of the Canadian Corps, Lieutenant-General Sir Arthur Currie, called the Second Battle of Arras, 26 August to 3 September 1918, the hardest battle in its history. Often lumped in with the other engagements[...]
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Halifax: Society of Atlantic Heros’ Gala for Heros, Songwriter’s Circle (RUSI NS) 6:00 pm
Halifax: Society of Atlantic Heros’ Gala for Heros, Songwriter’s Circle (RUSI NS) @ Casino Nova Scotia
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Halifax: Society of Atlantic Heros' Gala for Heros, Songwriter's Circle (RUSI NS) @ Casino Nova Scotia
Dress: semi-formal (men: business suits, jacket & tie, medals optional; women: cocktail dress/slacks, medals optional; active duty persons – military, RCMP and all first responders: uniform with medals encouraged). Light appetizers and liquid refreshment will[...]
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Important: Last day to complete and submit CDA Member Survey
Important: Last day to complete and submit CDA Member Survey
Oct 31 all-day
If you have not done so already, pls complete and submit the following brief survey to help the CDA and its individual member associations better understand why members join their associations, what services they find useful,[...]
Kingston: Cyber Symposium, 2018: Cyber-Delivering Operational Effects (CFC&EA)
Kingston: Cyber Symposium, 2018: Cyber-Delivering Operational Effects (CFC&EA) @ Sheraton Four Points
Oct 31 all-day
Register at:       https://cmcen.wildapricot.org/event-2996203 Time                                                  Presentation 0715-0800                                       Registration 0800-0810                                       Welcome (C&E Association) 0815-0845                                       Cyber – A National Security Challenge (Mr. Jim Balsillie – Chair – Council of Canadian Innovators) 0850-0920                                       Cyber – The Operational[...]

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Ottawa: Cdn Intelligence Conf (CANIC) 2018: Artificial Intelligence and the Operational Implications for the Canadian Intelligence Enterprise (CMIA) @ Victoria Room, Diefenbaker Bldg,
Oct 23 all-day

Presented in collaboration with the Canadian Forces Intelligence Command

Early Bird pricing ends 10 Sep 18

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Halifax: Society of Atlantic Heros’ Gala for Heros, Songwriter’s Circle (RUSI NS) @ Casino Nova Scotia
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Dress: semi-formal (men: business suits, jacket & tie, medals optional; women:
cocktail dress/slacks, medals optional; active duty persons – military, RCMP and all first responders:
uniform with medals encouraged).

Light appetizers and liquid refreshment will be served.

To purchase a ticket, call 1-833-213-4376.

Purchase a table (10 people) online at:
https://ev9.evenue.net/cgibin/ncommerce3/SEGetEventInfo?ticketCode=PR:HALIFAX:C19:9AH25:9AH25P&linkID=halifax&sh
opperContext=&caller=PR&appCode=&prc=9AH25P&ppc=9AH25P

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Important: Last day to complete and submit CDA Member Survey
Oct 31 all-day

If you have not done so already, pls complete and submit the following brief survey to help the CDA and its individual member associations better understand why members join their associations, what services they find useful, and what kinds of things they would like us to do with and for them.  CDA will will work with RCAFA to compile the results and will send individual associations survey results that show participation rates and detailed answers aggregated as follows: 1) For all the responding members from their particular association; and 2) For all responding members for the CDA in total.

The survey submission deadline is 31 Oct.

The survey can be found at  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CDA_Members

Kingston: Cyber Symposium, 2018: Cyber-Delivering Operational Effects (CFC&EA) @ Sheraton Four Points
Oct 31 all-day

Register at:       https://cmcen.wildapricot.org/event-2996203

Time                                                  Presentation

0715-0800                                       Registration

0800-0810                                       Welcome (C&E Association)

0815-0845                                       Cyber – A National Security Challenge (Mr. Jim Balsillie – Chair – Council of Canadian Innovators)

0850-0920                                       Cyber – The Operational Mandate (LGen Michael Rouleau – Commander Canadian Joint Operations                                                                                             Command)

0925-0940                                       Health Break

0945-1130                                       Panel 1: – Cyber – Employing the Capability – An International Challenge

– Moderator – BGen (Retired) Rob Mazzolin (Invited)

– Panel Members:

  • Canada – Mr. Luc Desjardins (CSE)
  • UK – Capt (N) Andy Parsons, future CO of Joint Cyber Unit (Cheltenham)
  • Estonia – Ms. Eneken Tikk – Institute of Strategic Studies
  • Israel – LTC Moran Mayorchik – Head of Planning IDF/Joint Cyber Defence Division
  • US – Gus Hunt – Accenture – Managing Director Federal Services

1130-1245                                       Lunch

1245-1430                                       Panel 2 – Cyber – Delivering the Technology

– Moderator: LGen (Retired) Stu Beare

– Panel Members:

  • Colonel Jason Walking – Director Cyber Operations Force Development
  • Iain Paterson – Cycura
  • Ian Paterson – Plurilock
  • Michael Harris – Blue Cat Networks
  • Carl Rodrigues – SOTI

1430-1445                                       Health Break

1445-1600                                       Panel 3: Cyber – Mission Assurance – The Looming Challenge

– Moderator:  Dr. Sylvain Leblanc (RMC)

– Panel Members:

  • Col Torrington-Smith – Director of Air Domain Development
  • Brian Lachine – Royal Military College
  • Cdr Marc Lanouette – Royal Canadian Navy (Invited)
  • Fred Painchaud – Defence Research Development Canada (Valcartier) (Invited)

1600-1630                                       Cyber within Coalition Operations (General/Flag Officer – US Cyber Command (Invited))

1630-1645                                       Closing Remarks (Director General Cyber – BGen Jayne)

1700-1800                                       Networking Reception

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Ottawa: Vimy Award Gala Dinner (CDA/CDAI)
Nov 2 all-day
Sicily & Italy: Op HUSKY 2018, Return to Sicily & Italy (RCAA)
Nov 2 – Nov 12 all-day

Contact: BCruikshank@MeritTravel.com, 866 341-1777 #3376

Victoria: Submariners Assoc of Canada, 2018 Submariner’s Gathering (RUSI NS) @ Hotel Grand Pacific
Nov 2 all-day
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Halifax: Remembrance Dinner (RUSI NS) @ RA Park Officer's Mess
Nov 7 all-day
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Halifax: Discussion on attraction, recruitment, & retention (RUSI NS) @ RA Park Officer's Mess
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
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Halifax: Army Museum Open House (RUSI NS) @ Army Museum, Halifax Citadel
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Open house for veterans, their families and members of the public to visit the First World War exhibit “Road to Vimy and Beyond” which honours the sacrifice of soldiers, many of them from Nova Scotia.