Gain a critical look at the legal and business practices taking place in the natural resources sector – from government practices and policy to accommodation and economic development trends.

Featured Speakers
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Dan Cardinal

Vice President
Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA)

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Marlene Poitras

Alberta Regional Chief
Assembly of First Nations Chiefs

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Arthur Noskey

Grand Chief
Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta

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Dale Swampy

President
National Coalition of Chiefs

THIS YEAR’S HIGHLIGHTS
  • The Art of Monitoring the Trans Mountain Expansion and Existing Pipeline
  • How to Create Long-Term Indigenous Employment Opportunities – How Successful Companies are Creating Employee Loyalty
  • How the UN Declaration Will be Implemented Across Jurisdictions and Agencies and the Effect on Consultation
  • Everything You Wanted to Know about the Natural Resources Sector But Were Afraid to Ask – Back by popular demand!
CPD ACCREDITATION

This 2-day conference program can be applied towards 4 of the 9 substantive hours and 1 of the 3 professionalism hours of annual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) as required by the Law Society of Ontario. Members will also receive an additional 3 substantive hours at each pre-conference workshop. Learn More

About this Conference

A solid foundation for consultation, engagement and accommodation is only possible when all parties are at the table and have an equal voice.

This annual conference takes a critical look at the legal and business practices taking place in the natural resources sector – from government practices and policy to accommodation and economic development trends.

This event provides a non-partisan platform for making meaningful connections and getting conversations started. Make this event part of your consultation strategy by learning government process from government representatives; hear from industry experts how major projects are affecting the natural resource sector and engage with Indigenous leaders and reignite relationships.

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A MUST-ATTEND EVENT FOR

Chiefs and Councilors, Senior Executives, Directors and Managers of: Indigenous Relations, Internal and External Affairs, Stakeholder Relations, Community Relations, Project Development, Environmental Planning, Government and Corporate Affairs, Policy Analysts, In-House Counsel and Partners

From:

  • Indigenous Communities
  • Provincial and Federal Government
  • Oil and Gas
  • Mining and Exploration
  • Power Generation and Transmission
  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Engineering and Environmental Services
  • Law Firms
Testimonials
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Content, speakers, attendees were diverse and interesting.

Nate Cox, Enbridge
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Very enjoyable conference with good speakers and activities.

Tanya Shum
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Wide array of Indigenous presenters.

Bryan Hansen, Solaris-MCI
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Very interesting and informative speakers, and people who attended were very approachable.

Chief Gene Hope, Acho Dene Koe First Nation

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Excellent networking opportunities, good overall view on government policies.

Mackenzi Mitchell, Katch Kan
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Join a real-time interactive broadcast of the in-person conference virtually from your location.

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