• Trade Show
  •    August 22 | 10 AM - 6:30 PM
  • August 23 | 10 AM - 6:00 PM

Conference Agenda

  • 08:00 AM

    Registration and Continental Breakfast

  • 09:00 AM

    Welcoming Remarks and Opening Prayer

  • 09:15 AM

    Building the North Through Business Development / Edward Hoshizaki, BA, Econ, Principal / Edward Hoshizaki Development Consulting

  • 10:00 AM

    The Economics of Aboriginal Engagement / Speaker TBA

  • 10:45 AM

    Networking Break

  • 11:15 AM

    Procuring Partnerships / Marsha Smoke, President & CEO / Moccasin Trails

  • 12:00 PM

    Lunch

  • 12:00 PM

    Lunch

  • 01:00 PM

    Revenue Resource Sharing / Kate Kempton, Partner / Olthuis, Kleer, Townshend LLP

  • 02:00 PM

    Getting to Consent: Development through Agreements / Hans Matthews, B.Sc. Geol., President / Canadian Aboriginal Minerals Association

  • 02:45 PM

    Networking Break

  • 03:15 PM

    Engagement and Economic Development / Merv McLeod, Senior Advisor / McLeod-Wood Associates

  • 04:00 PM

    The Story of Partnerships / Speaker TBA

  • 04:45 PM

    Day 1 Review

  • 05:00 PM

    Network Reception / End at 6:30 PM

  • 08:00 AM

    Continental Breakfast

  • 09:00 AM

    Welcome & Day 1 Review

  • 09:15 AM

    Bridging the Gap: Aboriginal Workforce and Resource Development / Shane Fugere / LIUNA

     

  • 10:00 AM

    Connecting the North / Speaker TBA

  • 10:45 AM

    Networking Break

  • 11:15 AM

    Connecting the North / Speaker TBA

  • 12:00 PM

    Lunch

  • 12:00 PM

    Lunch

  • 01:45 PM

    Aboriginal Laws & the Future of Environmental Assessments / Sara Mainville, Partner / Olthuis Kleer, Townshend LLP

  • 02:45 PM

    Networking Break

  • 03:15 PM

    Opportunities and Risks in the Legal Cannabis Sector / Kathleen Thompson, PhD, MSW, RSW, BA (Hons) / Thompson Policy Consulting Inc.

  • 04:15 PM

    Closing Keynote / Speaker TBA

  • 04:45 PM

    Conference Wrap Up / End at 5:00 PM