Gary Birch

Dr. Gary Birch, Executive Director of the Neil Squire Society

December 1, 2017 Dr. Gary Birch to Be Appointed to the Order of British Columbia

Dr. Gary Birch, Executive Director of the Neil Squire Society will be appointed to the Order of British Columbia, along with fifteen other exceptional civic leaders who will receive the honor at an investiture ceremony at Government House in Victoria on December 14, 2017.

Gary at ASH Symposium

January 13, 2017 AMI Inside: Ability Starts Here

Our Executive Director Dr. Gary Birch was the keynote speaker at the Ability Starts Here Symposium in Halifax, which focused on Inclusive education and employment.

Gary Birch, Executive Director, Neil Squri

June 20, 2016 Neil Squire Society’s Dr. Gary Birch to Participate in OECD Ministerial Meeting on the Digital Economy: Innovation, Growth and Social Prosperity

Dr. Gary Birch, Executive Director of the Neil Squire Society has been invited by The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, to participate in the OECD Ministerial Meeting on the Digital Economy: Innovation, Growth and Social Prosperity. The Ministerial meeting takes place from June 21-23, 2016 in Cancun, Mexico.

Dr. Gary Birch, Executive Director of the Neil Squire Society

June 13, 2016 Neil Squire Society’s Dr. Gary Birch to Co-Chair Roundtable 3 at the 9th Session of the Conference of State Parties at the United Nations

Dr. Gary Birch, Officer of the Order of Canada, and a recognized global expert on the impact of assistive technology for people with disabilities, will be representing civil society and the coordination mechanism as co-chair of Round Table 3 of the 9th session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, taking place June 14-16, 2016 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City, New York.