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Insight Information will hold its 12th Aboriginal Oil and Gas Forum at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald, Edmonton, on December 10th and 11th. Keynote speakers at this event will include:
The Honourable David Ramsay
Minister for Industry, Tourism and Investment Government of the Northwest Territories
Okimaw Wallace Fox
Onion Lake Cree First Nation
Executive Vice President
Alberta Energy Regulator
A faculty of distinguished Aboriginal leaders and industry experts will address delegates and lead discussions on some of the most important legal, business, policy and other developments that are unfolding in the sector. Discussions will focus on implications these changes will have for Aboriginal communities and their constitutionally-protected treaty and other rights.
The 12th Aboriginal Oil and Gas Forum will also expand on the opportunities natural resource development can create for economic growth, employment and advancement for First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities. Presentations will cover the many practical issues and challenges that need to be addressed as the sector grows.
The Honorable David Ramsay, the Minister for Industry, Tourism and Investment in the Northwest Territories will deliver one of the keynote talks. He will discuss the devolution of land and resource rights in the Northwest Territories with a special focus on the future of northern oil and gas projects.
This is a unique opportunity to dialogue with representatives from First Nations, industry, government and stakeholder groups on the practical steps that can be taken to address issues in the energy resource sectors in the western and northern regions of Canada. The 12th Annual Aboriginal Oil and Gas Forum will be held at the Fairmont Hotel, Edmonton, on December 10th and 11th. We are sure you will not want to miss this valuable opportunity for exchange of practical information and strategic insights, and look forward to seeing you there.Register at: http://www.insightinfo.com/abenergy2013/