2019 Speakers: Introducing Bianca Mercer

Bianca Mercer is a first voice narrative expert, an advocate for criminalized women and a jails and prison abolishment activist, fighting to make change and create alternatives for incarceration in Canada. Bianca is a Dalhousie University student pursuing her education and dream to become a lawyer. She also works as a…

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Registration is now open!

Registration for our 13th annual IWB conference is now open! Our topic for 2019 is Information Accessibility. Tickets are available through EventBrite here. The conference takes place on February 12th at the McInnes Room on Dalhousie Campus. General tickets are on sale until February 12th, and student tickets are on sale…

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Presenting Mike Bardsley

The 2018 IWB Committee is happy to announce that Mike Bardsley will be presenting at this year's conference! Mike thrives on helping Revolve’s clients surpass their own expectations of what their brand can be. His experience, intuition and passion for delivering world-class work has led to success story after success…

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Introducing Janice Cruddas!

As writer and director of the project ARC (Action, Responsibility, Choice) theatre tour, Janice has been working to bring information about human rights and responsibilities to Nova Scotia schools since March, 2012. Through her work with project ARC, she and her cast have received numerous honours, including a Nova Scotia…

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Announcing Katie Toth

The IWB 2018 executive is happy to announce that Katie Toth will be presenting at our conference! Katie Toth is a freelance reporter whose work has appeared in NPR, the Village Voice, VICE and the Coast. She is currently a Journalism 1001 Tutor at the University of King's College.

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Presenting Dr. Jason Grek Martin

The 2018 IWB committee is happy to announce that Dr. Jason Grek Martin will be speaking at the conference!   Jason Grek Martin, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geography & Environmental Studies, Saint Mary’s University. I am a cultural and historical geographer and my research analyzes the rich and multi-faceted concept…

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