Images from the Conference

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