Agenda

MONDAY, MAY 3, 2021

8:30 - 9:00 am

OPENING REMARKS - Master of Ceremonies - Stan Wesley

9:00 am - 12:00 pm Land Use Planning and Surveying - NALMA
9:00 - 10:15 am Building a Sustainable and Resilient Indigenous Economy - FNTC
9:00 - 10:15 am Board Governance - Understanding the Role of the Economic Development Board - Cando
9:00 - 10:15 am Financing Social, Economic and Infrastructure Projects for First Nation Governments - FNFA
10:15 - 10:45 am HEALTH / NETWORKING BREAK
10:45am - 12:00 pm  Potential of On-Reserve Manufacturing for the Post Pandemic Economy  - Cando
10:45am - 12:00 pm  Land Governance Under the Frameowork Agreement of First Nation Land Management - ISC
10:45am - 12:00 pm  Connectivity: What It Means, What We Need, and How We Can Help - Innovate BC
12:00 - 1:00 pm LUNCH
1:00 - 1:45 pm KEYNOTE SPEAKER - Tewanee Joseph
1:45 - 4:15 pm Introduction to Matrimonial Real Property and Case Study - NALMA
1:45 - 2:45 pm
Economic Recovery and Resilience: First Nation-Municipal CEDI Guide &
Experience of South Island Prosperity Partnership - Cando
1:45 - 2:45 pm Planning for a Community Designation Vote During a Pandemic - ISC
1:45 - 2:45 pm Canada Infrastructure Bank and Indigenous Community-Based Infrastructure Investments - CIB
2:45 - 3:15 pm HEALTH / NETWORKING BREAK
3:15 - 4:15 pm Understanding ISC’s Community Opportunity Readiness Program Process - ISC
3:15 - 4:15 pm Pandemic Response and Emergency Planning - Vancouver Island University
3:15 - 4:15 pm Licensing Under the Cannabis Act & Health Canada's Indigenous Navigator Service - Health Canada
TUESDAY, MAY 4, 2021
8:30 - 9:00 am Opening Remarks
9:00 - 10:15 am Environmental Management - NALMA
9:00 - 10:15 am Community Based Decision Making Through Land Use Planning - RC
9:00 - 10:15 am Additions to Reserve 101 - ISC
9:00 - 10:15 am Project Management - AFOA Canada
10:15 - 10:45 am HEALTH / NETWORKING BREAK
10:45 am - 12:00 pm Futurpreneur: How We Support You on Your Entrepreneurial Journey - Futurpreneur
10:45 am - 12:00 pm Community Engagement - Tips, Techniques, and Virtual Tools - RC
10:45 am - 12:00 pm Law Development and Enforcement - RC
10:45 am - 12:00 pm
The Indigenous Centre for Cumulative Effects: Building on Indigenous Perspective about 
Cumulative Effects
12:00 - 1:00 pm LUNCH
1:00 - 1:30 pm Cultural Showcase
1:45 - 2:45 pm Environmental Governance Under Land Code - RC
1:45 - 2:45 pm Developing a BioEnergy Business Case - Indigenous Clean Energy
1:45 - 2:45 pm Ideas to Dollars: Putting Your Strategic Plan Into Action - AFOA BC
1:45 - 2:45 pm Pivoting to Digital Content During COVID - ITBC
2:45 - 3:15 pm HEALTH / NETWORKING BREAK
3:15 - 4:15 pm Improving Solid Waste Management - RC
3:15 - 4:15 pm Land Governance Authority, Committees, and Priority-Based Workplans - RC
3:15 - 4:15 pm How to Access Your First Nations Business Governance Capacity - FNDBA
3:15 - 4:15 pm How the Co-op Model Can Support Indigenous Agriculture - Co-operatives First
4:15 - 4:45 pm CLOSING