THRIVING NATIONS: Aboriginal Governance Conference will feature expert speakers and experienced panelists as we explore best practices in First Nation governance.

Keynote speaker Dr. Manley Begay will share his research on Nation Building and some of the key aspects of building strong and sustainable nations.

Throughout the conference presenters and panelists will take us deeper into the sections of Nation Building shared by Dr. Begay including Leadership, Business, Community Strategy, Community Engagement and more.

Day 1 will wrap up with the NEDC Business Awards Gala Friday evening where we will recognize and celebrate Aboriginal Businesses from our region.

Join us to learn an connect on October 27th & 28th at the Tigh-na-mara Resort in Parksville, BC.

Conference Fee Includes:

  • Attendance to keynote presentation by Dr. Manley Begay on Nation Building
  • Entry into all presentation and sessions throughout the conference
  • 2017 NEDC Business Awards Gala (Dinner, entertainment and awards) on Friday night
  • Meals: Breakfast & Lunch (Friday & Saturday)  and Gala Dinner on Friday. Coffee breaks AM & PM both days
  • Conference package

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Group Rate for 3+ tickets (use discount code ‘group’)

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