Images from the Conference

A Full House in the Longhouse
a keynote address draws a full house with about 200 attendees
Inuktitut:
Planning the New North
Chief Joachim Bonnetrouge
on the lessons learned drafting the Decho Land Use Plan
Cree:
Planning the New North
Dan Paleczny
giving his perspectives on transboundary land use planning
English:
Planning the New North
The Next Generation of Planners
posing by a dugout canoe
French:
Planning the New North
Wilbur Smarch
talking about the legacy of Indian Residential Schools
An engaging poster area
posters were also presented at lighting talks
Michael Barrett
on the Nunavik experience with regional planning and protected areas
Cooking Up Ideas
an ice-breaking activity
Council Director Ron Cruikshank
presenting his experience developing the Gwich'in Regional Land Use Plan
Council Chair Patrick Rouble
giving the opening message
Dakhká Khwáan Dancers
at the Gala
Han:
Planning the New North
Dr. Laurence C. Smith
gives a keynote address on "the New North: the World in 2050"
One of many breakout sessions
at the "Artist Studio"
Iain Davidson-Hunt
makes a point
Gwich'in:
Planning the New North
Jeff Cook
speaks to a packed house on the second keynote address
Sarah Reid
on indigenous climate change adaptation planning
Dr. Laurence C. Smith
gives a keynote address on "the New North: the World in 2050"
Ed Peekakoot
fiddling at the Gala
Diyet
singing at the Gala

Thanks so much to the sponsors listed below! Their contributions will help make this conference great!

Yukon Land Use Planning Council

Yukon Land Use Planning Council

 The Yukon Land Use Planning Council helps Government, Yukon First Nations and Regional Planning Commissions coordinate their efforts to conduct regional land use planning.

Sponsor type
Core funder
Website
planyukon.ca
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YLUPC
Government of Yukon - Energy, Mines & Resources

Government of Yukon - Energy, Mines & Resources

Sponsor type
Presenting Partner
Website
www.emr.gov.yk.ca
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EMRYukon
Government of the Northwest Territories – Lands

Government of the Northwest Territories – Lands

Sponsor type
Presenting Partner
Website
http://www.lands.gov.nt.ca
Twitter
@Land_is_life
SLR Consulting (Canada) Ltd.

SLR Consulting (Canada) Ltd.

SLR is a leading international environmental consultancy with an unrivalled reputation for providing expert, tailored services.

ponsor type
Silver Sponsor
Website
www.slrconsulting.com/
Planning Institute of British Columbia

Planning Institute of British Columbia

The Planning Institute of British Columbia (PIBC) is the professional association of planners in British Columbia and the Yukon. PIBC is the westernmost affiliate of the Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP) – the national association.

Sponsor type
Bronze Sponsor
Website
www.pibc.bc.ca/
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@_PIBC
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PIBC
Alberta Professional Planners Institute

Alberta Professional Planners Institute

The  Alberta Professional Planners Institute (APPI) is a professional regulated organization of private and public sector planners practicing in Alberta, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.

Sponsor type
Bronze Sponsor
Website
www.albertaplanners.com
Twitter
@APPI
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APPI
Stantec Consulting Ltd.

Stantec Consulting Ltd.

‘We're active members of the communities we serve. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

Sponsor type
Media Sponsor
Website
www.stantec.com/
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Stantec
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StantecInc
Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency

Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency

Sponsor type
Contributor
Website
www.cannor.gc.ca