About the Summit
A project of Ulnooweg Development Group and the Atlantic Aboriginal Lands and Economic Development Planning Committee, the Summit will be tri-lateral learning opportunity for First Nation communities, government, and organizations in support of First Nation economic opportunities focusing on land management and economic development.
Participation in the Summit is intended to result in increased lands management capacity to address economic opportunities.
Over the two and a half days, Summit participants will participate in plenary sessions with keynote speakers and workshops of experts and community members sharing their knowledge and lessons learned from their experience in these two important topics. There will also be opportunities to share informally and formally through a dinner and cultural presentation, luncheons, nutrition breaks, and a specifically designed networking event (preceding the Summit dinner).
Registration: You can pick up your Summit delegate kit and nametag beginning at 11:00 am, September 15th
Name Tags: Admission to all sessions and meals is with your nametag.
Meals: Dinner on Monday, luncheons on Tuesday and Wednesday and nutrition breaks are included in your Summit registration.
Scent-Free: As some participants may be scent-sensitive, please refrain from wearing scented products.
Summit Attire: The Summit environment is comfortable and casual – business casual attire is suitable for any of the Summit session. You are welcome to ‘dress-up’ for the Monday evening dinner.
Message Centre: A message centre will be set up at the Registration Desk.
Cell Phones/Pagers: During sessions, please ensure your phones or pagers are on vibrate or turned off.
Internet Access: The MTCC offers wireless internet access.
|MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 15|
|Understanding Taxation in First Nations||Understanding-Taxation-in-First-Nations.pdf|
|Community Financial Literacy||Community-Financial-Literacy.pdf|
|Introduction to Funding & Financing Options||Intro-to-Funding-Financing-Options-FNMHF.pdf|
|Introduction to Land Management – Part I||Intro-To-Land-Management-Part-I.pdf|
|Introducing the Associations & Organizations||Introducing-the-Associations-Organizations-National-Aboriginal-Lands-Managers-Association.pdf|
|First Nation Financial Authority||First-Nation-Financial-Authority-D.-Hamilton.pdf|
|TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16|
|Introduction to Land Management – Part II||Intro-to-Land-Managment-Part-II.pdf|
|Sector Business Development||Sector-Business-Development-Truro-Heights-Windmill-Project.pdf|
|Framework Agreement on First Nation Land Management||Framework-Agreement-Presentation.pdf|
|WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17|
|Philanthropy & First Nations||Philanthropy-First-Nations-Communities.pdf|