March 21, 22 & 23, 2016


Thunder Bay, Ontario

ABOUT US


Governance Development Network is a grassroots community-based organization that works to promote good governance practices for First Nation communities within Ontario.

We are an not for profit organization funded by Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada.

First Nation's Transparency Act

Presented by Neil Duboff

March 2017

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CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

HOW TO REGISTER IN 3 EASY STEPS

1. Download the form

Download the above registration form (PDF 298 KB) to your computer - you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view the form.

Youth Participants

Registration fee is waived - you must be currently enrolled in school to qualify. Download and complete this 
registration form (PDF 295 KB).

Understanding the Foundations of Community Governance

Come and network with members, keynotes and community connections. You will hear from inspiring speakers as they share their thoughts, insights and best practices on governance topics.

Understanding the Foundations of Community Governance

Conference Venue

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3. Submit the form

Fax it back to us at 807-286-3683 or scan & send to terry.copenace@shaw.ca.

Payments

Payments can be made out to:

Governance Development Network
Box 335
Morson, Ontario
P0W 1J0

Do you need help with registration or want more information?

Mathew Lane
Phone: (807)-631-5662
E-mail: mlane@governacedevelopment.org

Book By March 6, 2016 for the Special Room Rate of $119/night. Booking Code is 160321GDNT


Air Canada 10% discount rates on Flex flights, Booking Code TGCH4VT1


Contact Us

Valhalla Inn
1 Valhalla Inn Road
Thunder Bay, Ontario P7E 6J1
Toll Free: 1 (800) 964-1121 
Direct Phone: (807) 577-1121 
Website: www.valhallainn.com

CONTACT


Lorraine George, Chair

Phone: (519) 381-0293


E-mail: lorg@xcelco.on.ca

Valerie Pizey, Secretary Treasurer

Phone: (807) 467-7538

E-mail: 
vpizey@kmts.ca

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Conference Agenda:

Monday, March 21, 2016


8:00am - Breakfast in Ballroom 1

9:00am - Opening Ceremony

9:10am - Welcoming Remarks, Board Chair Lorraine George

9:15am - Introductions

9:30am - Traditional Governance

                Mr. Francis Kavanaugh, Whitefish Bay First Nation

10:45am - Break

11:00am - Traditional Governance


                  Mr. Gordon Waindubence, Sheguiandah First Nation

12:00pm - Lunch

1:00pm - Inherent Rights


                Ontario Regional Chief, Isadore Day

2:15pm - Break

2:30pm - Inherent Rights & Aboriginal Title


                Mr. Don Jones, Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation

3:30pm - End of Day One


​Tuesday, March 22, 2016

9:00am - Breakfast in RUNWAY 25 Restaurant

10:30am - Hands-On Exercise

12:00pm - Lunch

1:00pm - Hands-on Exercise

3:30pm - End of Day Two


Wednesday, March 23, 2016

8:00am - Breakfast in Ballroom 1

9:00am - Group Presentations

10:30am - Break

10:45am - Roundtable Discussion

12:00pm - Closing Ceremony

End of Conference Lunch


 


Information will be updated as it becomes available