We encourage interested groups and citizens to check out this important meeting, organized by the BC Freedom of Information and Privacy Association (FIPA). (CityHallWatch tip for active citizens: For the 2014 civic election, ask candidates if they promise to push for better policies and systems — including a formal whistleblower system — at your City Hall and the Metro Vancouver organization.)
“2014 BC Information Summit: Where’s the Balance?”
September 19, 2014
UBC Robson Square, Vancouver
The conference will explore the balance in information rights that protects Freedom of Information and privacy. It will examine new challenges to information rights in BC, and explore ways forward that are proactive, privacy-protecting, and promote transparency.
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