Children's Participation in Justice Processes: Finding the Best Ways Forward



Finding the Best Ways Forward is scheduled for 15 and 16 September 2017, with a half-day pre-symposium conference on the afternoon of 14 September 2017, and will take place at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Calgary, Alberta. A block of rooms at a special rate has been set aside for participants at the Hyatt.

The block of rooms set aside at the Hyatt for the symposium is exhausted. Other rooms may still be available, call the hotel at +1 403-717-1234.

The rooms at the Hyatt are the standard single king or two queens room. The Hyatt says this about their standard rooms:

Hyatt Regency standard two queens room

Take in bustling city views from our oversized Calgary, Alberta hotel accommodations. These elegant 400-square-foot guestrooms, some of the largest in downtown Calgary, are decorated in soft colour palates of the Western Canadian Prairies with a contemporary look and feel. Unwind in comfort on a plush king- or queen-sized Hyatt Grand Bed. Convenient amenities in these luxury accommodations include oversized work desk with ergonomic desk chair, free daily newspaper, iHome stereo with iPod docking station, 37” flat screen TV, and spacious bath with seasonal scented Portico or KenetMD products.

Each room features high-speed wired and Wi-Fi Internet, 24-hour in-room dining service, coffee station, dual-line speaker phone with private voicemail, hairdryer, individual climate control, in-room safe with laptop storage and charging capabilities, iron and ironing board (irony is available from the symposium organizers for a small surcharge), laundry bag, and fridge.

Hyatt Regency standard king room

The Hyatt is located in the middle of Calgary's downtown core, on the Stephen Avenue pedestrian mall and entertainment district, and is steps from the Glenbow Museum, the Calgary Tower and Theatre Calgary and only a few more steps from the Bow River Pathway and Prince's Island Park. Dozens of excellent restaurants, bars and pubs are all located within a 10-minute walk of the hotel.

Downtown Calgary, click for a larger view

Should the Hyatt fill up, alternate accommodation is available from other fine downtown Calgary hotels including the Marriott Calgary Downtown, the Fairmont Palliser, the fabulous Hotel Le Germain Calgary, the Sandman Hotel Calgary City Centre and the Westin Calgary.

Visit the local attractions page for more information about entertainment options in Calgary and the surrounding area.




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