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Benefits of Attending

Our Land, Our Future: National Summit on Indigenous Youth and Natural Resource DevelopmentNov 21–22, 2017 Calgary

Capitalize on a variety of emerging opportunities in Canada’s natural resource sector.

Focusing on collaborative, cross-cultural and multi-directional dialogue, participants will gain a greater understanding of the challenges, constraints and opportunities facing other stakeholders within the resource sector, including those of industry, government, and Indigenous youth. Using these shared understandings, all parties will be better positioned to capitalize on emerging opportunities within Canada’s 21st century resource economy and work collaboratively toward a common vision for the future. By attending you will benefit from the opportunity to:

  • build collaborative relationships with individuals who will be shaping resource-related policy, decision-making and public opinion in the decades to come 
  • identify emerging challenges and opportunities in the natural resources sector 
  • explore the diverse range of aspirations, perspectives, needs and interests that exist within Canada’s Indigenous communities, including those of Indigenous youth
  • provide input on recommendations for innovative natural resource policy and practice 
  • participate in cross-cultural, interdisciplinary, small-group discussions
  • engage potential partners, clients, employees and employers
  • participate in cultural activities and special events

Sponsored by

We’d like to thank our generous sponsor for their contribution to this event.


Natural Resources Canada logo


Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) logo

Enbridge Pipelines Inc.logo

ESDC Canada logo

Cenovus Energy Inc. logo

NRStor Remote Communities & Mines logo

Indian Oil and Gas Canada - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada logo

Bannf Centre logo

FP Innovations logo


Youth Program

BC Hydro logo

Cenovus Energy Inc. logo

HydroOne logo

kinder morgan canada

Métis Voyageur Development Fund logo


Stantec logo

Teck Resources Limited logo

Union Gaslogo

Valard logo

Marketing Partners

Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers logo


First Nations Technology Council logo

Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre Inc. logo

MiHR Council logo

The details of this event are subject to change. Please revisit this page periodically for updated information.