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Making Canada Accessible

Dear stakeholder,


Our annual public meeting is fast approaching, and you are invited! We consider you an important partner and value your thoughts and expertise on accessibility. Your voice can help making Canada accessible. We want you to be a part of the discussion.


About the event: Making Canada accessible

This is our first annual public meeting, and we have a lot to share. The event is free and will happen virtually on May 31, 2021 at 1:00 pm Eastern Standard Time.


It will be an opportunity to:

·         meet our Board of Directors and CEO;

·         learn about our role, our achievements, and our future plans;

·         hear from accessibility experts; and

·         share thoughts and ask questions on accessibility areas related to our mandate.


For more information, visit our event page.


Register today

Registration is required for this event. Space is limited. Register here – you have until May 14 to do so.


If you need help registering or have questions, please contact us by email or by calling


How to join

Closer to the event, we will send participation details to those who are registered. Use this information on the day of the event to join us online. There will also be the option to call-in and listen to the event.


Our goal is to make Canada accessible for all, and this is not possible without you. Please share this invitation with anyone in your network that would like to attend.


Our board of directors is excited to see you – watch their video invitation here. See you there!


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