Regulating Decent Work for Domestic Workers
McMaster University Centre for Continuing Education
7:00PM to 8:30PM
Adelle Blackett tells the story behind the International Labour Organization's (ILO) Decent Work for Domestic Workers Convention No. 189, which in 2011 created the first comprehensive international standards to extend fundamental protections and rights to the millions of domestic workers labouring in other peoples' homes throughout the world.
QUANTOPIA: The Evolution of the Internet
Concert Hall, L.R. Wilson Hall, McMaster University
7:00PM to 9:00PM
QUANTOPIA is the opening performance of The Reception, a two-day conference showcasing performances and exhibitions by artists from black, Indigenous, and racialized communities. A celebration of the history of the Internet, QUANTOPIA is a tribute to the depth and high stakes of free speech and creative expression involved in our daily use of media.