An Evening with Nigel Fisher: “Humanitarian Assistance in Disaster and Conflict Zones

The Salt Spring Forum presents Nigel Fisher, a person who Stephen Lewis calls a “sublime humanitarian”, for a powerful discussion about international crisis response on January 10 at 7:30 PM ...

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Forum Members Salon with Joost Pauwelyn: Climate Change and International Trade

Joost Pauwelyn joins the Salt Spring Forum for a members-only salon on Saturday, January 17th at 7:30 p.m. to discuss climate change and international trade. Pauwelyn is Professor of International ...

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An Evening with Joe Arvay on February 11th

The Salt Spring Forum presents an evening with Joe Arvay, a Canadian lawyer who has argued many landmark Canadian Supreme Court cases involving constitutional rights and civil liberties.

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Welcome to the Salt Spring Forum

The Salt Spring Forum is a charitable non-profit organization that brings leading thinkers and intellectuals to Salt Spring Island for community discussion and democratic debate. We are an organization committed to the sharing of ideas of national and global significance.  To this end we offer an annual speaker’s series, workshops, academically-oriented community courses, literary festivals, and support all candidate debates during election periods. To learn more about our goals and vision please visit our About Us page. The Salt Spring Forum would not possible without the support of our members and generous donations. To become a member please visit our Membership page. To make a donation please visit our Ways to Donate  page.