Leadership Forums

    The Leadership 2017 Forums featured Steve Ashton & Wab Kinew — the nominated candidates for Leader of the Manitoba NDP. The Forums covered four regions throughout Manitoba, featuring questions submitted by party members and the public.

    Winnipeg Leadership Forum

    The Winnipeg Leadership Forum took place at the Richardson College for the Environment and Science Complex on July 26, 2017.

    The debate was moderated by Jean Friesen, former NDP MLA for Wolseley, deputy premier and cabinet minister.

    Introduction of the moderator and closing remarks were provided by Manitoba NDP President David Woodbury.

    Thompson Leadership Fourm

    The Thompson Leadership Forum took place at the Vale (Thompson) Regional Community Centre on July 24, 2017.

    The debate was moderated by Matt Austman, provincial organizer for the Manitoba NDP.

    Introduction of the moderator and closing remarks were provided by Thompson school trustee Janet Brady.

    Gimli Leadership Fourm

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    The Gimli Leadership Forum took place at the Gimli Recreation Centre on July 20, 2017.

    The debate was moderated by Brook Jones from the Interlake Spectator.

    Introduction of the moderator and closing remarks were provided by Manitoba NDP President David Woodbury.

    Brandon Leadership Forum

    The Brandon Leadership Forum took place at the Riverbank Discovery Centre on July 18, 2017.

    The debate was moderated by Dr. Reinhold Kramer of Brandon University.

    Introduction of the moderator and closing remarks were provided by Manitoba NDP President David Woodbury.