JEDI Plenary

 


Building Better Together

May 15-16, 2019

Fredericton Convention Centre, Fredericton, NB


15 May 2019

8:30

Registration & Networking

9:00

Opening Prayer & Welcome

9:30

Session 1 Relationship Building

10:30

Session 2 - What is Indigenous Economic Development?

11:15

Break

11:30

Session 3 Best Practices in Indigenous Communities

12:30

Lunch

1:30

Session 4 - SWOT Analysis of New Brunswick

2:30

Session 5 Landscape of Economic Development in Indigenous Communities in the Maritimes

3:30

Closing Remarks & Closing Prayer

 

6:00

Networking Event Begins - Keynote Speaker Chief Clarence Louie

9:00

Networking Event Ends

16 May 2019

8:30

Registration & Networking

9:00

Opening Prayer & Welcome

9:10

Brief Overview of Day 1

9:40

Session 6 The Madawaska Story

10:30

Break

10:45

Session 7 - Economic Development in Eel River Bar

11:30

Session 8 The Role of EDOs vs Economic Development Corporations vs Business Service Officers

12:20

Lunch

1:20

Session 9 The Eco-System of Indigenous Entrepreneurship in NB

1:50

Session 10 - Round Table Discussions

2:50

Recap of Roundtables

3:30

Closing Remarks & Closing Prayer

 

 

 Travel Policy:

Please be advised that JEDI will provide travel reimbursement to one Employment Training Officer, one Economic Development Officer and one member of council per New Brunswick First Nation community and NBAPC at federal rates. All reimbursements will be provided in the form of a cheque sent directly to the approved recipient within a reasonable amount of time after the Plenary concludes. No payments will be made unless a travel reimbursement form is correctly completed and submitted to JEDI no later June 16th, 2019. Attendees are strongly encouraged to car pool.

Please also note that anyone who fails to occupy a hotel room after requesting assistance to cover the cost of the hotel room will be responsible for payment for that room.

The JEDI CEO has final approval on all travel claim matters.

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