February 11, 2021 11:00 - 13:30 ET
The untapped potential of Canada’s North presents an opportunity for corporate Canada, governments at all levels, and Indigenous communities to work together and help develop and integrate the region with the rest of Canada.
Join us for an exclusive program of in-depth discussions among business leaders and Arctic experts on the issues of sovereignty, economic development, and the role of Indigenous peoples in Canada’s North.
You can find further details on Campbell Strategies' website.
Date: Thursday, February 11
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. EST | Webinar opens 10:45 a.m. EST
New York: This program contains 2.5 Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias credits
Ontario: This program is eligible for 150 Equality, Diversity and Inclusion professionalism minutes
Speakers and agenda
11:00 a.m. Welcome and overview:
11:10 a.m. Greetings from the Government of Canada
11:15 a.m. Keynote speakers
Nation-building North of 60: Where we are, where we are going, where we want to be
11:35 a.m. Canadian sovereignty and the central role of Indigenous peoples
Panel discussion: Indigenous peoples and Canadian sovereignty in the North are connected, one cannot succeed without the other.
12:05 p.m. Sustainable economic opportunities in the North
Panel discussion: The economic opportunities in Canada's North are as enormous as they are urgent, but corporate Canada seems to be ignoring the opportunity
12:35 p.m. Questions from participants
12:50 p.m. Roundtable discussion
What actions can Canadians take to foster sustainable economic development, support Indigenous peoples, and protect our sovereignty?
1:30 p.m. Close