Facing Changes in the Military While Respecting the Rule of Law: Emerging Responses and Legal Issues

This conference is hosted by the International Commission of Jurists Canada and the University of Ottawa Professional Development Institute

Facing Changes in the Military While Respecting the Rule of Law is a unique one-day program designed to offer high quality presentations and discussions by leading experts on the following topics:

  • Military recruiting and retention in the 21st Century
  • Legal/ethical challenges and advantages of key technologies applied to military operations
  • Social media, cybercrime and the military: security issues, extremism, freedom of expression/association, investigations and actions
  • Operational legal issues associated with how military forces face contemporary and emerging threats to national security
     

When: June 10, 2019 I View the conference agenda
Where: University of Ottawa, FSS 4007, Social Science Building, 120 University Private, Ottawa, ON

  • Please note that lunch and refreshments will be provided.
  • This conference is eligible 7 substantive CPD hours.​
  • Free 1 year membership to ICJ Canada with registration *new members only
  • Eligible towards the requirements of the S.E.T. certificate of professional development of the Institute of Professional Development
     

Speakers

  • Keynote Speaker, Lieutenant General Paul Wynnyk, Vice Chief of the Defence Staff, Canadian Armed Forces (TBC)
  • Commodore Geneviève Bernatchez, Judge Advocate General, Canadian Armed Forces
  • Sergeant Dave Cobey, acting Officer in Charge, Technical Case Management Program, Technical Investigation Services, Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • Loretta Colton, Public Prosecution Service of Canada
  • Major General Peter Dawe, Commander Canadian Special Operations Forces Command
  • Professor David Dyzenhaus, Law Professor at University of Toronto
  • Rear Admiral Haydn Edmundson, Assistant Chief Military Personnel, Canadian Armed Forces
  • Lieutenant Commander Ned Fox, Canadian Armed Forces Legal Advisor in Administrative Law
  • Tricia Geddes, Assistant Director, Policy and Strategic Partnerships, Canadian Security and Intelligence Services (CSIS)
  • Professor Ian Kerr, Professor of Law at University of Ottawa
  • Lieutenant General Charles Lamarre, Chief of Military Personnel (CMP) for the Canadian Armed Forces
  • Professor Noam Lubell, Professor of Law at University of Essex
  • Colonel Bruce MacGregor, Director of Military Prosecutions, Canadian Armed Forces
  • Dr. Bessma Momani, Professor, University of Waterloo & Balsillie School of International Affairs
  • Dr. Heather Roff, Senior Research Analyst at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
  • Brigadier Darren Stewart, Head, Operational Law, Army Headquarters, Ministry of Defence, United Kingdom
  • Colonel Dave Yarker, Commander Canadian Forces Intelligence Operations Group, Canadian Armed Forces

Conference Hosts

  • Professor Errol Mendes, President – International Commission of Jurists Canada
  • David Antonyshyn, Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions
  • Julianne C. Dunbar, Senior General Counsel and Director General – Military Police Complaints Commission
  • Topics
  • Audience
  • Instructor
  • Military Recruiting and Retention in the 21st Century

  • The Legal/Ethical Challenges and Advantages of Key Technologies Applied to Military Operations

  • Keynote with Lieutenant General Paul Wynnyk, Vice Chief of the Defence Staff (TBC)

  • Social Media, Cybercrime and the Military: Security Issues, Extremism, Freedom of Expression/Association, Investigations and Actions

  • Operational Legal Issues Associated With How Many Military Forces Face Contemporary and Emerging Threats to National Security

  • Military Personnel
  • Government Officials e.g. DND, Global Affairs, Public Safety, etc.
  • Legal Community
  • Academic Community
  • Keynote Speaker, Lieutenant General Paul Wynnyk, Vice Chief of the Defence Staff, Canadian Armed Forces (TBC)
  • Commodore Geneviève Bernatchez, Judge Advocate, General Canadian Armed Forces
  • Sergeant Dave Cobey, acting Officer in Charge, Technical Case Management Program, Technical Investigation Services, Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • Loretta Colton, Public Prosecution Service of Canada
  • Major General Peter Dawe, Commander Canadian Special Operations Forces Command
  • Professor David Dyzenhaus, Professor of Law at University of Toronto
  • Rear Admiral Haydn Edmundson, Assistant Chief Military Personnel, Canadian Armed Forces
  • Lieutenant Commander Ned Fox, Canadian Armed Forces Legal Advisor in Administrative Law
  • Tricia Geddes, Assistant Director, Policy and Strategic Partnerships, Canadian Security and Intelligence Services (CSIS)
  • Professor Ian Kerr, Professor of Law, University of Ottawa
  • Lieutenant General Charles Lamarre, Chief of Military Personnel (CMP) for the Canadian Armed Forces
  • Professor Noam Lubell, Professor of Law, University of Essex
  • Colonel Bruce MacGregor, Director of Military Prosecutions, Canadian Armed Forces
  • Dr. Bessma Momani, Professor, University of Waterloo & Balsillie School of International Affairs
  • Dr. Heather Roff, Senior Research Analyst at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
  • Brigadier Darren Stewart, Head, Operational Law, Army Headquarters, Ministry of Defence, United Kingdom
  • Colonel Dave Yarker, Commander Canadian Forces Intelligence Operations Group, Canadian Armed Forces

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This conference is hosted by the International Commission of Jurists Canada and the University of Ottawa Professional Development Institute

Facing Changes in the Military While Respecting the Rule of Law is a unique one-day program designed to offer high quality presentations and discussions by leading experts on the following topics:

  • Military recruiting and retention in the 21st Century
  • Legal/ethical challenges and advantages of key technologies applied to military operations
  • Social media, cybercrime and the military: security issues, extremism, freedom of expression/association, investigations and actions
  • Operational legal issues associated with how military forces face contemporary and emerging threats to national security
     

When: June 10, 2019 I View the conference agenda
Where: University of Ottawa, FSS 4007, Social Science Building, 120 University Private, Ottawa, ON

  • Please note that lunch and refreshments will be provided.
  • This conference is eligible 7 substantive CPD hours.​
  • Free 1 year membership to ICJ Canada with registration *new members only
  • Eligible towards the requirements of the S.E.T. certificate of professional development of the Institute of Professional Development
     

Speakers

  • Keynote Speaker, Lieutenant General Paul Wynnyk, Vice Chief of the Defence Staff, Canadian Armed Forces (TBC)
  • Commodore Geneviève Bernatchez, Judge Advocate General, Canadian Armed Forces
  • Sergeant Dave Cobey, acting Officer in Charge, Technical Case Management Program, Technical Investigation Services, Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • Loretta Colton, Public Prosecution Service of Canada
  • Major General Peter Dawe, Commander Canadian Special Operations Forces Command
  • Professor David Dyzenhaus, Law Professor at University of Toronto
  • Rear Admiral Haydn Edmundson, Assistant Chief Military Personnel, Canadian Armed Forces
  • Lieutenant Commander Ned Fox, Canadian Armed Forces Legal Advisor in Administrative Law
  • Tricia Geddes, Assistant Director, Policy and Strategic Partnerships, Canadian Security and Intelligence Services (CSIS)
  • Professor Ian Kerr, Professor of Law at University of Ottawa
  • Lieutenant General Charles Lamarre, Chief of Military Personnel (CMP) for the Canadian Armed Forces
  • Professor Noam Lubell, Professor of Law at University of Essex
  • Colonel Bruce MacGregor, Director of Military Prosecutions, Canadian Armed Forces
  • Dr. Bessma Momani, Professor, University of Waterloo & Balsillie School of International Affairs
  • Dr. Heather Roff, Senior Research Analyst at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
  • Brigadier Darren Stewart, Head, Operational Law, Army Headquarters, Ministry of Defence, United Kingdom
  • Colonel Dave Yarker, Commander Canadian Forces Intelligence Operations Group, Canadian Armed Forces

Conference Hosts

  • Professor Errol Mendes, President – International Commission of Jurists Canada
  • David Antonyshyn, Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions
  • Julianne C. Dunbar, Senior General Counsel and Director General – Military Police Complaints Commission

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Facing Changes in the Military While Respecting the Rule of Law: Emerging Responses and Legal Issues

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  • Keynote Speaker, Lieutenant General Paul Wynnyk, Vice Chief of the Defence Staff, Canadian Armed Forces (TBC)
  • Commodore Geneviève Bernatchez, Judge Advocate, General Canadian Armed Forces
  • Sergeant Dave Cobey, acting Officer in Charge, Technical Case Management Program, Technical Investigation Services, Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • Loretta Colton, Public Prosecution Service of Canada
  • Major General Peter Dawe, Commander Canadian Special Operations Forces Command
  • Professor David Dyzenhaus, Professor of Law at University of Toronto
  • Rear Admiral Haydn Edmundson, Assistant Chief Military Personnel, Canadian Armed Forces
  • Lieutenant Commander Ned Fox, Canadian Armed Forces Legal Advisor in Administrative Law
  • Tricia Geddes, Assistant Director, Policy and Strategic Partnerships, Canadian Security and Intelligence Services (CSIS)
  • Professor Ian Kerr, Professor of Law, University of Ottawa
  • Lieutenant General Charles Lamarre, Chief of Military Personnel (CMP) for the Canadian Armed Forces
  • Professor Noam Lubell, Professor of Law, University of Essex
  • Colonel Bruce MacGregor, Director of Military Prosecutions, Canadian Armed Forces
  • Dr. Bessma Momani, Professor, University of Waterloo & Balsillie School of International Affairs
  • Dr. Heather Roff, Senior Research Analyst at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
  • Brigadier Darren Stewart, Head, Operational Law, Army Headquarters, Ministry of Defence, United Kingdom
  • Colonel Dave Yarker, Commander Canadian Forces Intelligence Operations Group, Canadian Armed Forces

Audience: 

Military Personnel
Government Officials e.g. DND, Global Affairs, Public Safety, etc.
Legal Community
Academic Community

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Facing Changes in the Military While Respecting the Rule of Law: Emerging Responses and Legal Issues
June 10, 2019
8:00 - 17:15
$275.00
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