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Conference Presentations

 DAY 1: Tuesday, April 2 

Keynote Address

Dr. Stephen Cornell

Rebuilding First Nations and First Nation Economies

Cannabis & Economic Development Opportunities on-Reserve

Chief Christian Sinclair, Opaskwayak Cree Nation

The OCN Economic Experience

Manny Jules:

First Nation Cannabis Jurisdiction part 1 part 2

Breakout Sessions:

Peace Hills Trust

Managing Financial Activities Through a Trust to Achieve Economic Development

JP Gladu

Small Business Development on Reserve


Kelly Lendsay

Addressing Skill Shortages


 DAY 2: Wednesday, April 3 

Keynote Address


Dr. Bob Kayseas

Canadian Indigenous Entrepreneurship

Real Estate Development with Land Code First Nations


Chief Darcy Bear

Commercial Leasing on Reserve

Peace Hills Trust

Commercial Development on Reserve

Breakout Sessions:

Andrew Beynon

Policies and Laws

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