The Governance Development Network invites you to attend our conference

Venue: Valhalla Inn and Suites


The Booking Code is:  180326GOVE

Guests can make their reservations by calling our main line (807) 577 1121 before February 24th to ensure guestroom availability.

Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario

Conference Theme:

” Building Strength in Effective Governance”   

Agenda to Follow

Hope to see you there!!

For any questions or concerns please contact Mathew Lane, Executive Director @
Email: mlane@governancedevelopment.org |Office: 807-286-7766 | Mobile: 807-631-5662 | Fax 807-286-7765 

 

 

 

 

BUILDING STRENGTH IN EFFECTIVE GOVERNANCE

AGENDA


Day 1

March 27, 2018

8:00 am                Breakfast
9:00 am                Opening Prayer – Marlene Pierre, Fort William First Nation
9:05 am                Welcome – Lorraine George – Chair Governance Development Network
9:15 am                Participants introduction
9:45 am                Presentation – Gord Waindubence Traditional Governance and Language
10:15 am             Networking Break
10:30 am             Presentation – Gord Waindubence Traditional Governance and Language
Noon                     Lunch
1:00 pm               Presentation – Gord Waindubence Traditional Governance and Language
2:15 pm                Networking Break
2:30 pm               Hands on session – facilitated by Gordon Waindubence
3:45 pm               Group Presentations
4:30 pm                Door Prizes draw

 

Day 2

 March 28, 2018

8:00 am                                Buffet Breakfast
9:00 am                                Welcome back and review of Day 1
9:15 am                                Presentation – Treaties – Theresa Bananish of Bananish Law
10:45 am                             Networking Break
11:00 am                             Hands on Exercise #2 –Treaties BREAKOUT GROUPS: 1-5
Noon                                     Lunch
1:00 pm                               Financial Governance- Frank Busch of First Nation Finance Authority
2:45 pm                                Networking Break
3:00 pm                               Hands on Exercise #3 -Financial Governance BREAKOUT GROUPS: 1-5
4:00 pm                               Door Prizes – End of Day One

                                                                                

AGENDA

Day 3

March 29, 2018

 

8.00 am                Breakfast
9.00 am                Welcome Back – Review of Day 2
9.15 am                Group Presentations Exercises 2 and 3
10.30 am             Networking Break
10.45 am             Roundtable Discussion
Noon                     Attendance Draws and Grand Prize
12.10 pm             Closing by Elder Marlene Pierre, Fort William First Nation
12.30 pm             Farewell Lunch

 

Safe Travels and do not forget your Evaluations

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March 27th, 28th, 29th, 2018