Policy Hack is a collaborative, grassroots intergovernmental case competition whereby federal, provincial, and municipal employees in Nova Scotia come together to create innovative solutions to complex policy issues currently impacting Nova Scotians. This is Policy Hack Nova Scotia's 4th year of operation!

PARTICIPANT TIMELINE

EXACT DETAILS OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SESSIONS WILL BE SHARED WITH PARTICIPANTS AS THEY ARE FINALIZED. TYPICALLY, PD SESSIONS LAST 1.5 HOURS EACH.


March 14, 2019: Pre-Launch Networking Mixer with a keynote address by Laura Lee Langley – Clerk of the Executive Council. Four Points by Sheraton Halifax 3:00-4:30pm

April 10, 2019: Registration closes

April 25, 2019: LAUNCH DAY at the Canada School of Public Service

June 20, 2019: COMEPTITION DAY at the Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building, Dalhousie University




Tentatively, the professional development workshops for participants of Policy Hack 4, are:

  • Presenting to Senior Management – Executive Council

  • Teamwork and Collaboration – Jenny Beachler

  • Policy Innovation & Development – Panel

  • Improvisation & Quick Thinking in the Workplace – Andrew Noseworthy

  • Group@Work – Alison McEchearn