Save the Date: UCC Announces the 2019 XXVI Triennial Congress


What Is The XXVI Triennial Congress?

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) represents the Ukrainian Canadian community before the people and Government of Canada, promotes linkages with Ukraine and identifies and addresses the needs of the Ukrainian community in Canada to ensure its continued existence and development for the enhancement of Canada’s socio-cultural fabric.


The Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians is the policy forum where the leadership of the Ukrainian Canadian community is elected for the next three years and where the priorities for the community are discussed and decided.

Event Schedules

1Annual General Meetings of UCC Member Organizations 06:00 PM - 09:00 PMTBA
2New Delegate Orientation07:00 PM - 08:00 PMTBD
1Breakfast and Registration08:00 AM - 09:00 AM
2Formal Opening Ceremonies09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
3Organization/Information Displays09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
4Keynote: What has changed in the Ukrainian Canadian Community in the last 20 years 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5Plenary Session 110:00 AM -12:00 PM
6Lunch12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
7Plenary Session 1 Cont’d01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
8Coffee Break03:30 PM - 04:00 PM
9Plenary Session 2: Engaging the Unengaged – Success Stories and Issues in engaging Ukrainian Canadians outside the traditional community04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
10Evening Reception06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
1Breakfast07:30 AM – 8:30 AM
2Registration08:00 AM – 12:00 PM
3Round Table Session 1: Improving and Integrating Through Common Activities08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
4Organization/Information Displays09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
5Round Table Session 2: Best Practices for Community Information Sharing/Maintaining good government relations 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
6Round Table Session 3: Humanitarian Aid for Ukraine – What is needed and how can Canadians help in providing that assistance10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
7Round Table Session 4: Engaging Volunteers – What it Means to Be a Millennial 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
8Round Table Session 5: Workshop for Professional and Business Individuals10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
9Lunch12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
10Plenary Session 3: Ukraine - where to from here01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
11Coffee Break03:00 PM - 03:15 PM
12Round Table Session 6: Ukrainian Education in Canada - for Ukrainian Canadians and about Ukrainians and Ukraine03:15 PM - 4:45 PM
13Round Table Session 7: Human Rights – an international and Canadian perspective03:15 PM - 4:45 PM
14Round Table Session 8: Best practices for not for profit governance03:15 PM - 4:45 PM
15Round Table Session 9: Am I Ukrainian Enough?03:15 PM - 4:45 PM
16Cocktails06:00 PM - 06:30 PM
17Awards Banquet06:30 PM – 01:00 AM
1Church Service08:30 AM - 9:30 AM
2Organization/Information Displays09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
3Brunch09:30 AM - 11:30 AM
4Plenary Session: Resolutions11:30 AM - 01:30 PM
5Coffee Break01:30 PM - 02:00 PM
6Plenary Session: Resolutions (Conclusion)02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Congress Event Sponsors

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Accommodation and Transportation


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10% discount from Air Canada
Valid October 25, 2019 to November 10, 2019


10% discount from VIA Rail Canada.
Valid October 25, 2019 to November 10, 2019

Registration Fees and Deadlines

Quick Facts About the 2016 Congress


Workshops during the Congress


Number of guest Speakers


Hours of learning and collaboration


Average # of delegates

Individual tickets for the evening events are available

Previous 2016 Congress Photos

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