Indigenous Economic Development Symposium 2018

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On April 25, 2018, Canada 2020 will convene a one-day symposium focused on economic growth and development of Indigenous communities.

Canada 2020 will host a series of in-depth discussions on the opportunities and barriers that exist for Indigenous communities – especially aboriginal youth – in a variety of sectors across Canada.

Registration is now open:

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We will hear from Indigenous leadership and youth, the union movement, corporate Canada and representatives from government. Keynotes, panel discussions and the presentation of case studies that highlight success will be part of the conference agenda that will be available shortly.

If you are interested in contributing to the program, please contact us.

Featured Participants

  • Chief David Crate
    Chief, Fisher River Cree Nation Bio
  • Chief Ernie Crey
    Chief, Cheam First Nation Bio
  • Clint Davis
    Chair, Nunatsiavut Group of Companies Bio
  • Hon. Catherine McKenna
    Minister of Environment and Climate Change Member of Parliament (Ottawa Centre) Bio
  • Hon. Jane Philpott
    Minister of Indigenous Services, Member of Parliament (Markham-Stouffville) Bio
  • Hon. Jim Carr
    Minister of Natural Resources Bio
  • Isadore Day
    Regional Chief of Ontario, Assembly of First Nations
  • JP Gladu
    President & CEO, Canadian Council for Aboriginal BusinessBio
  • Right Honourable Paul Martin
    Former Prime Minister of Canada Bio

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