Clarity 2018

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Event date: 
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 17:00 to Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 19:30
Name of Organization: 
Clarity - Éducaloi
Location: 
Montréal, Canada

Éducaloi is proud to host the 7th edition of the Clarity Conference, an international symposium held every second year and dedicated to improving clarity in legal communication. Éducaloi will be welcoming hundreds of participants from Quebec and around the world at the Hyatt Regency Montreal from October 25 to 27, 2018 to promote and discuss effective plain language in law — a key factor in improving access to justice.

The Right Honourable Richard Wagner, Chief justice of Canada, will be the guest of honour and kick off the event at the opening cocktail. This will be followed by two days of training sessions under the theme “Plain Language in Modern Times.

The conference will feature 80 unique workshops, talks, discussion panels and plenary meetings on the use of plain language in law. Topics will include progress for justice systems, legal education for the public, socioeconomic development and technology. This is the first time the Clarity conference will be held in both English and French. Éducaloi is proud to host the 7th edition of the Clarity Conference, an international symposium held every second year and dedicated to improving clarity in legal communication.

Event program: https://clarity2018.org/ressources/ProgrammationFinale_Clarity2018_v2.pdf

Promotional video: https://drive.google.com/file/d/157y9J0S3ZXpoEoxWszStTdiWp_SjwmZI/view?ts=5b7dc560