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MBA Symposium

2018 MBA Symposium:

Registration is now open.

Keener Rate Deadline: September 12, 2018 (SAVE UP TO 120$)

Early Bird Deadline: October 3, 2018 (SAVE UP TO $60)

Registration Deadline: October 17, 2018

Click here to register and for more information.

The 2018 MBA Symposium, the largest training event for Managers and Staff of Youth Development Programs in Ontario, will be held October 24 & 25, 2018 at the Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton ON.

Also, back by popular demand, is a pre-Symposium Workshop on Positive Youth Development. This full-day training will take place October 23, 2018.

This event, brings together more than 100 individuals who work with adolescent youth and who are interested in learning about new programs, new trends, new tools and techniques and virtually anything which will help them better support and serve youth in their communities.

Check out this year’s MBA highlights

October 25, Plenary Address: Empowering gen Z: Age-based programming strategies – Tamara Rebick








October 25, Interactive Demos – Experience Groove




Download the full program brochure.

For more information on the MBA, please contact
416-426-7142 or

1 Concorde Gate, Suite 302, Toronto, M3C 3N6

Brought to you by Parks and Recreation Ontario
and Play Works, Founder of the Youth Friendly Community Recognition Program

Play Works Members:
4-H Ontario
Arts Network for Children and Youth
Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada – Central Region
Parks and Recreation Ontario
YMCA Ontario