The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers is pleased to announce that it will be holding its Annual Meeting & Education Day (AMED) on Thursday, June 17 & Friday, June 18, 2021.

In light of the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, and to ensure the safety of attendees and participants, this year’s AMED will be hosted entirely online via livestream. AMED will be conducted over a two-day period, with eight educational sessions that will take place throughout the two days.


Annual Meeting and Education Day Agenda

Thursday, June 17, 2021

 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Annual Meeting

10:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Keynote Address

1:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

Educational Sessions

Friday, June 18, 2021

9 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Educational Sessions


Keynote Address

Keith Adamson, RSW, PhD
Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto

The College is pleased to have Dr. Keith Adamson, RSW, as the keynote speaker on Thursday, June 17, 2021. Dr. Adamson will give the keynote on anti-Black racism – a follow-up presentation from his keynote at the College’s Educational Forum in the fall.


Stay tuned for more information

College members will be required to register for the annual meeting and keynote address, and to select which educational sessions they wish to attend throughout the two days. During the livestreams, members will be able to participate by asking questions and/or making comments.

Please note that registration is not yet open. The College will provide more information about AMED 2021, including registration details, in the coming months.

For more information, please contact communications@ocswssw.org.