Economic Development and Business Forum 2018
- September 10, 2018
- 9:00am – 4:00pm
- Treaty Four Governance Centre, Tipi – Fort Qu’Appelle, SK
Hosted by FHQ Developments the Economic Development and Business Forum will be the 1st day of the 32nd Annual Treaty Four Gathering.
Please contact Angela Pratt for registration inofmration & sponsorsho=ip opportunities.
Phone: (306) 790-2358
|9:10-9:50||Opening Keynote – FHQTC Tribal Chief Edmund Bellegarde|
|9:50-10:50||Indigenous Economic Development Corporations and their Companies Panel – Red Dog Holdings Ltd., PFN Group of Companies, Nakoda Developments LP., TBA|
|11:05-12:00||Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada|
|12:30-1:30||Indigenous Entrepreneurship Panel – Power Our Women Shana Pasapa, Ray Gosselin Architect Limited, TBA, TBA|
|1:30-2:30||Food Sovereignty and Indigenous Agriculture: Opportunities and Resources – Philip Brass|
|2:45-3:45||Panel of Resources – BDC, SIEF, TBA, TBA|
The Saskatchewan First Nations Economic Development Network presents
Saskatchewan Indigenous Business Forum Indigenous Tourism
- September 24, 2018
- 9:00am – 4:00pm
- Saskatoon Inn & Conference Centre
Join the Saskatchewan First Nations Economic Development Network as we explore emerging opportunities in the tourism sector
6th Annual Economic Partnership Summit
The goal of the summit is to develop indigenous partnerships with industry opportunities and to focus on developing long-term sustainable business partnerships, wealth generation and employment generation with the regional indigenous communities.
The Summit will feature keynotes from Ken Coates from the Canada Research Chair in Regional Innovation at the University of Saskatchewan presenting on Partnerships and Prosperity. Kelly Lendsay, CEO of Indigenous Inclusion will be discussing an assessment of corporate-indigenous Relations and building engagement framework.
Also featured at the Summit will be Business Connections, a business match making expo where attendees can set up meetings with other businesses or community representatives to sit down, one on one, and discuss their products/services and build constructive relationships.
First Annual National Safety Awards & Conference
- October 17, 2018
- Treaty Four Governance Centre
Join us for SFNSA’s 3rd Annual Conference on Safety in our First Nations Communities.
We would like your support in getting the word out to business to nominate workers, and organizations that hold safety excellence to a high standard. We are also asking for support from our partners, gift or booth, or contribution.
Category: First Nation Governments
1. Best Continuous Improvement of SMS
2. Best Communication of a Safety Message
3. Outstanding achievements in emergency management
4. First Annual Chief Ervin Starr- Safety Leadership Award
1. Continuous Improvement of SMS
2. Outstanding Safety Message
3. Best Health and Safety, or Wellbeing Program
1. (Life Time) Health & Safety Achievement Award
2. Community Safety Award
3. (Public) Safety Officer Award
4. Safety Student of the Year