Below is a list of upcoming events that relate to Indigenous Economic Development.  Please note they are listed for convenience, may not be open to the general public and are not necessarily endorsed by NACCA.

Expanding the Circle: What Reconciliation and Inclusive Economic Growth Can Mean for the Métis Nation and Canada
Winnipeg MB
November 8, 2017

  • The Public Policy Forum is pleased to partner with the National Aboriginal Economic Development Board (NAEDB), the National Aboriginal Capital Corporations Association (NACCA) and Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada to deliver the second in a three-part series of conferences on reconciliation and inclusive economic growth.
  • Agenda (draft dated Nov 2)
  • Click here to read more and to register
  • Please note that NACCA will host a Meet & Greet the evening before the conference.  Registrants for the conference will receive an invite for the Meet & Greet on November 7th at 6:30pm at the Fairmont Winnipeg.  If you are participating in the conference but would like to attend our Meet & Greet, please send an email to to request an invite.

NACCA AFI GMs/Chairs Meeting
Montréal QC
November 19-22, 2017

  • Scheduled for Nov 19-22, 2017 in Montréal.
  • Info and agenda will be posted soon in AFI Portal

Aboriginal Business Match
Various dates and locations available

  • Aboriginal Business Match is a two-and-a-half day networking event that connects a national network of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal decision makers to create opportunities for businesses, training, and employment.

Aboriginal Community Events

  • This website contains an extensive list of Aboriginal community events scheduled throughout the year. Check back often for updates.

Canadian Business Events Calendar

  • This website contains a list of events and training opportunities offered for Canadian business leaders throughout Canada. Check back often for updates.

Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB)

  • Throughout the year, the CCAB hosts approximately 10 events at various locations and dates. Check this site often for updates.

Canada Small Business Conferences

  • This website contains a list of conferences of interest to Canadian small-business owners. Check back often for updates.

Canada Social Venture Conferences

  • This website provides a list of conferences for Canadian entrepreneurs. Check back often for updates.

Edu-Therapy Solutions
Various dates and locations available

  • This mental health training focuses on self-care and dealing with unresolved grief and relational conflicts in a healthy manner.

Entrepreneurial Development Conference and Expo (EDCE)
Various dates and locations available

  • This is Atlantic Canada's largest business conference and is designed for Canadian business owners to network and learn best practices from experts.

Social Venture Network Conference

  • This conference has been held for 29 years and provides opportunities for entrepreneurs to network and learn from experts. The most recent conference was held in the fall of 2016 in Philadelphia. Check back for updates about the next conference.

Startup Canada

  • This website contains a list of events including online programs for Canadian entrepreneurs. Sign up to have events delivered directly to your inbox, or check their site frequently for updates.
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