Opportunities North 2015: Shaping the Future
October 26 - 29, 2015
Canada’s North is at a critical point in defining its role as a key contributor to the future of Canada and North America. Working in partnership with the business communities throughout the territories, provinces, and Alaska, the Opportunities North 2015 conference will address key issues that will shape the future of the North. These issues will include the following:
- Discussing and exploring the critical roles of First Nations and First Nations Business Partnerships in Northern development and Canada’s future
- Addressing issues, opportunities and composition of northern energy generation, consumption, exploration and distribution
- Exploring the key needs of the North for becoming leaders in planning, partnering, financing and building innovative infrastructure solutions and corridors, be they for ground or air transportation, internet and telecommunications connectivity, or electrical energy delivery and interconnectivity,
- Encouraging and building the entrepreneurial spirit required to create a vibrant future for Canada’s North.
Attend this pre-eminent Northern Business conference, presented by the Yukon Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Northwest Territory and the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce, to contribute to identifying new business opportunities, learn about innovative business solutions and initiatives, explore and develop North-South and East-West partnerships, and to provide direct input into Chamber policy formation aimed at helping to grow the Yukon and Northern economies, and to create new and exciting opportunities for the northern, national and international business communities.