From Response to Recovery: The Future of Indigenous Economic Development Webinar

Event Time and Date

  • June 18, 2020
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location

Venue: Online

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Join MLT Aikins LLP lawyers for a one-hour live webinar on “From Response to Recovery: The Future of Indigenous Economic Development.”

Indigenous groups are no strangers to adversity. The resilience gained over the years has situated many communities in a strong position during these challenging times. This webinar will discuss the opportunities that this current competitive advantage brings to help communities advance projects, transactions and businesses.

ON THE AGENDA

  • Renewable energy projects:
    • wind: landowner vs. equity owner
    • solar: independent power producer vs. partnering  with a developer
    • biomass: project owner vs. project supplier
    • other: flare gas, battery storage, geothermal
  • Opportunities in agri-food:
    • food and agriculture key to diversifying Western Canadian economy
    • increased global demand for protein and supercluster program
    • effect of COVID-19 on food production
  • Opportunities in the IT/Tech sectors:
    • trends in the IT industry including the move to cloud computing, the importance of apps and the importance of communication and social media
    • opportunities for Indigenous based businesses to expand their footprint in IT, app development and social media/communication
    • looking at Government contracts and work as a way to build capacity

SPEAKERS

EVENT DETAILS

  • Webinar: June 18, 2020
  • Time: 2 to 3 p.m. MT
  • Cost: Free
  • Registration closes: June 18, 2020

This webinar has been approved for 1.0 CPD hour for members of the Law Society of Saskatchewan, and members of Law Society of British Columbia.

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CONTACT

Dabota Fashola
(403) 693-2649
dfashola@mltaikins.com

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