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Quality Forum 2017: Increasing Patient Participation

Unless you have been very busy and purposefully ignoring your social media feeds, and you also work in the health sector in British Columbia, you probably know that today is the first official day of the 2017 BC Quality Forum. The Quality Forum has grown over six years to become a place to imagine and […]

A Case for Investing in Engagement

Fact: Public participation is on the rise. It’s a growing field with increasing interest across many sectors. We see in both our consulting work and our training work that more Canadians understand the value in investing the time, effort and resources needed to do engagement well. While this is encouraging, we have also observed that […]

The Number One Requirement for a Successful Conversation Is …?

Simon Fraser University (SFU) Public Square presents City Conversations every first and third Thursday of the month. The conversations range from housing, transportation, and social issues to urban design, planning, and architecture. You probably already know that we at Delaney + Associates are passionate supporters of conversations that give us an opportunity to share our […]

Online Engagement: Spotlight on Ethelo

Throughout the course of the year, in so much of our engagement work, we have heard from different stakeholder groups and organizations that Canadians prefer to store information on servers in Canada. When it comes to public institutions, this is also a legal requirement under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA). […]