For the Growth of the Game: Addressing Racism in Hockey

December 10, 2020

This virtual summit will engage attendees with the reality of racial discrimination in hockey through the sharing of stories from those who have experienced or witnessed this firsthand in the sport.

Through exposure to these stories, attendees will develop a better understand of the reality of the situation, build empathy and recognize how racial discrimination impacts social participation.

Hosted by Harnarayan Singh (Hockey Night in Canada).


  • Dr. Marvin Washington – University of Alberta

  • Lali Toor – Apna Hockey

  • Devin Buffalo – Indigenous Sports Council

  • Dr. Courtney Szto – Queens University

  • Moezine Hasham – Hockey4Youth

  • Erica Ayala – Sports Writer

  • And others to follow.


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Event funded by the Government of Canada.

Office of Human Rights, Diversity and Equity (OHRDE)

Event Details

Date December 10, 2020
Start Time 10:00 a.m.
End Time 2:00 p.m.
Location Online
Event Type Conference/Seminar
Contact Person Irfan Chaudhry
Contact Phone 780-918-3425
Contact Email
Event Website Visit Site