Workshop B — How to Negotiate Win-Win Energy Contracts with Indigenous Partnerships

Mar 21, 2023 1:30pm – 4:30pm

JoAnn P Jamieson
Jamieson Laurin + Co.

(Registration at 12:30pm)

This workshop will delve into the finer points of negotiating contracts and building partnerships with Indigenous communities, including Joint Ventures, Impact Benefit Agreements and Memorandums of Understandings.

  • How to structure agreements and build relationships with Indigenous communities
  • How to encourage long-term development by looking at the relationship between industry, service companies and Indigenous communities
  • What are the important risks to consider from the perspective of an Indigenous owner and developer/supplier?
  • How are Indigenous-owned projects typically financed and structured?
  • Options and practical strategies that would enable Indigenous investment and involvement in future energy projects

*Workshop is offered in-person only