Events

Below is a list of upcoming events that relate to Indigenous Economic Development.  Please note they are listed for convenience and are not necessarily endorsed by NACCA.


15th Annual Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) Vancouver Gala
Vancouver, BC
September 28, 2017

  • This event honors the recipient of the Award for Excellence in Aboriginal Relations as well as the CCAB Progressive Aboriginal Relations (PAR) certified and committed companies.

Thunder Bay Hot Topic Series
Thunder Bay, ON
October 12, 2017

  • This year's topic is leveraging business strengths, and the session will focus on partnerships between Canadian companies and Aboriginal communities to launch businesses in urban and rural markets.

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, 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.
  • Click here to read more and to register

NACCA General Managers and Chairs Meeting
Montréal QC
November 20-22, 2017

  • Tentatively scheduled for Nov 20-22, 2017 in Montreal and includes a 1-day EcDev conference co-hosted by NACCA & AFN.

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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