6th BC Aboriginal Consultation for Industry

    Building Solid Relationships to Further Economic Development

    VANCOUVER, April 15 /CNW/ - Do you have the right negotiation strategy to
realize project success? B.C. is brimming with opportunities from natural
resource development to infrastructure and resort projects and to realize the
potential of these, aboriginal communities and industry must come together to
form solid relationships.
    The Canadian Institute's 6th BC Aboriginal Consultation for Industry is
vital for those looking to develop resources and build energy projects in
British Columbia. This program will cover new legislation and hot topics that
will further your knowledge and help you create more meaningful partnerships.

    Conference Title:  The Canadian Institute's 6th BC Aboriginal
                       Consultation for Industry

    Date:              June 18 & 19, 2009

    Location:          The Four Seasons, Vancouver, BC

    Distinguished Faculty Including:

    -   Liz Logan, Tribal Chief, Treaty 8 Tribal Association
    -   Matt Burns, VP, Commercial Operations, NaiKun Wind
    -   Terry Mitchell, President, CAMCO
    -   Frederic Tolmie, CEO, Nisga'a Lisims Government

    Hot topics include:

    -   Understanding consultation and its role in economic development
        in B.C.
    -   Developing essential practices to conduct meaningful consultation and
    -   Investigating the components of successful partnerships between
        industry and First Nations
    -   Exploring what living under treaty has meant for Treaty 8 First
        Nations and Nisga'a Nation
    -   Discovering the implications of various forms of governance in First
        Nations for engagement and consultation processes

    Don't miss your chance to get the latest information. Register today at
1-877-927-7936, or online at www.CanadianInstitute.com/BCAboriginal.

    About The Canadian Institute

    For over 20 years, The Canadian Institute conferences, summits and
executive briefings have provided the business intelligence that Canadian
decision makers need to respond to challenges and opportunities both here at
home, and around the world. The Canadian Institute operates as a think tank,
monitoring trends and developments in all major industry sectors, in the law,
and in public policy, with a view to providing information on the leading
edge. Headquartered in Toronto, the Canadian Institute produces over 180
events a year, attended by thousands of senior and C-level delegates from
across the country. For more information, visit www.CanadianInstitute.com.


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For further information: Laura Dougan, Marketing Project Manager, The
Canadian Institute, Telephone: (416) 927-0718 ext. 356,

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