Past UCPBA Events

1979-1984 / 1985-1989 / 1990-1994 / 1995-1999 / 2000-2004 / 2005-2009 / 2010-2014 / 2015 – present

2015

January 29, 2015 – Researching One’s Roots: The Alberta-Ukraine Genealogical Project – Radomir Bilash, Project Manager

February 26, 2015Fourth Annual Taste of Ukraine – Gourmet Night

April 23, 2015 – Of Rainbows and Big Black Buses: A Success Story Called CUF – Victor Hetmanczuk, President, Canada Ukraine Foundation

May 13, 2015 –  A Roundtable Discussion with Prof. Basil Kalymon, Special Economic Advisor to the President of Ukraine

May 28, 2015 – Baba Was Right All Along: Folk Medicine & Ukrainian Traditions – Origins & Symbolism – Orysia Tracz

June 25, 2015AGM, 2015 Outstanding Achievement Award Recipient & Speaker: Ed Stelmach; 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients:  Oksana & Oleh Hnatiuk

October 29, 2015 – Succession & Estate Planing for Family Businesses and their Owners – Greg Shannon, Miller Thomson

November 26, 2015Tell Them We Are Starving: The 1933 Diaries of Gareth Jones – Lubomyr Luciuk, Royal Military College of Canada

December 6, 2015 – Festival of Ukrainian Carols (Co-sponsored by the Calgary Branch of UCC, UCPBA Calgary and Echoes of Ukraine TV)

2016

January 21, 2016 – Using Social Media to Help Your Career – and Your Business – Sarah Lynne Copeland, Creative Expansion

February 25, 2016 – Wild Rose Brewery – Tour & Beer Tasting

March 31, 2016 – Topic: 60 Days in Yurivka: One Canadian’s Experience Training the AZOV Battalion in Ukraine to NATO standards – Oksana Kuzyshyn

April 23, 2016 – Fifth Annual Taste of Ukraine

May 26, 2016 – The Fundamentals of Investing (for young and old) in the Upside Down World of ZIRP and NIRP – Bohdan Romaniuk; Scholarship Night

June 23, 2016 – AGM

October 27, 2016 –  The How’s and Why’s of Starting a Business in Good Times and Bad – Darren Lemke

November 25, 2016 – Speaker: Vitaliy Milentyev, Canada Ukraine Chamber of Commerce, Outstanding Achievement Award Winner: Ruslana Wrzesnewskyj, 

December 4, 2016 – 20th Annual Carol Festival

2017

February 2, 2017 – Book Launch, Lubomyr Luciuk – A Canadian Hero: Cpl. Filip Konowal

February 11, 2017Book Launch, Bohdan Kordan: No Free Man

February 23, 2017Stem Cells: Hype, Hope & Reality – Dr. Peter Neweduk

March 23, 2017 – Dinner at Santorini Taverna

April 26, 2017 – Sixth Annual Taste of Ukraine

May 25, 2017Scholarship and Vyshyvanka Night, How Leaders can Accelerate Change in Organizations: A Model from the World of Education – Dr. Linda Dudar

June 22, 2017AGM, Outstading Award Recipient Victor Malarek