Peter A Allard School of Law

FACL BC's 2021 Gala / Conference: The Next Ten Years

next 10 years

Join us for FACL BC’s 10th annual gala/conference. This year is special as it marks FACL BC’s 10th anniversary. We wish to not only celebrate the accomplishments made within the pan-Asian Canadian legal community in the last ten years, but also look forward to the next ten years and more.

Opening Keynote: 12:00 - 1:00PM (Register)
Keynote: The Honourable Justice Mahmud Jamal, Supreme Court of Canada

First Breakout Sessions: 1:00 - 2:15PM
1A: Embracing Our 'Asianness' - How to Thrive in the Legal Profession in the Next 10 Years
1B: Mentorship Across Generations

Second Breakout Sessions: 3:00 - 4:15PM
2A: Reconciliation and Asian Solidarity with Indigenous Communities
2B: Your Life in the Next 10 Years

Evening Keynote and Awards: 4:30 - 5:15 PM
Keynote: Dr. Carol Liao, Peter A. Allard School of Law

Post-Gala Reception: Celebrating "The Next 10 Years" (6:00 - 8:00 PM)
Location: The GPO Bar Gastown (136 W Cordova St, Vancouver, BC)

Tickets: $10 (includes 1 drink ticket)

Note: Proof of vaccination and ID are required and will be checked at the door by the venue. The GPO Bar is exclusively dedicated to FACL BC from 6:00 - 8:00 PM. Please note that the venue will be open to the general public starting at 8:00 PM.


This event is hybrid in-person and online. The conference portion will be virtual and the post-gala reception is in-person at the GPO Bar Gastown.

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