Intercultural Dialogue Institute-Ottawa hosted its 11th Annual Dialogue & Friendship Program on October 22, 2015 at 335 Michael Cowpland Drive, Kanata. Hosted by Vassy Kapelos, Correspondent for Global National, the event brought together closed to 100 hundred people from all walks of life including councillors, community leaders, academics and etc. Prof. Roseann Runte, President and Vice-Chancellor of the Carleton University delivered a keynote address on University and City Regions: Partnership for Community Building and Innovation. Also, the event featured Excellence in Community Service award presentations. This year, Kanata Chinese Seniors Support Centre and Ottawa Community Immigration Services Organization were honoured with the award. The evening concluded with closing remarks by distinguished guests. For summary of the keynote speech, please click here.