Upcoming Events 

There’s always something happening at Cando! Check back often as we continually update our community with current events. Do you have any news or events you would like us to share? If you have any questions, or would like us to share your news and/or upcoming event, please email them to Paul Macedo.

 


2020


 

FREE Webinar for Cando Members

February 12, 2020

Using Digital Tools to Bridge the GAP!

5 Tools that will change the way you work:

• Asana

• Google Docs

• Miro

• Slack

• Zoom


Wednesday, February 12, 2020


10:00am PST - 11:00am MST - 1:00pm EST

Webinar Lunch and Learn
https://zoom.us/j/8238748691

Meeting ID: 823 874 8691

One tap mobile +1 647 558 0588

Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/ac9FCG1Kff

 



National Economic Development Youth Summit

July 19-22, 2020

River Cree Resort, Enoch, Alberta



More details soon!


Cando 27th Annual Conference and AGM

October 2020

3rd Annual National Indigenous Cannabis & Hemp Conference

 

More details soon!


BC Links to Learning

November/December 12-14, 2019

International Indigenous Tourism Conference

 

More details soon!



 

More Indigenous Business Events listings:

https://www.ccab.com/events/

http://aboriginalconferences.ca/

https://www.naaba.ca/

http://www.waubetek.com/events-calendar

 



Past Events - 2019


 

 

 

BC Links to Learning

December 3 & 4, 2019

Successful land management and economic development initiatives are key to building healthy, thriving First Nations communities. Links to Learning is an annual technical training forum which provide a range of learning opportunities for First Nations Economic Development Officers and Lands Management Officers.

Links to Learning 2019 is a partnership between Cando, the National Aboriginal Lands Managers Association and Indigenous Services Canada.

Westin Bayshore,
Vancouver, BC


November 26-28, 2019

3rd Annual National Indigenous Cannabis & Hemp Conference

Interest in Cannabis and Hemp continues to raise much debate amongst Indigenous communities from coast to coast to coast. Our National Indigenous Cannabis and Hemp Conference, which began early last year, was designed to assist Nations and Communities dealing with the opportunities cannabis and hemp can present.

Grand Okanagan Resort
Kelowna, BC

 


November 12-14, 2019

International Indigenous Tourism Conference

This year’s conference theme is “Inspire. Transform. Unite. Accelerating Indigenous tourism growth.”
Presentations will be focused on inspiring communities and entrepreneurs to explore tourism as an economic driver. Transform, focuses on the impacts of Indigenous tourism on visitors and Indigenous operators alike. Unite speaks to the power of partnerships and coming together to empower the Indigenous tourism industry.

Grand Okanagan Resort
Kelowna, BC

 


26th Annual Cando National Conference

October 27-30, 2019

 

 

Hilton Lac-Leamy
Gatineau, QC

More information is here!



Atlantic Links to Learning Symposium

September 24-26, 2019


Cando is pleased to deliver its second Atlantic Links to Learning Symposium! The event focuses on knowledge sharing and skills enhancement among practitioners at the community level. This forum delivers a series of workshops, led by experts in a range of economic and land development related disciplines, and offer opportunities for dialogue and networking.

The 2019 Atlantic Links will be held in conjunction with Inclusion Works ‘19. Combining the two events will enable greater sharing of knowledge, learning and provide enhanced networking opportunities for delegates of both events.

More information here!

Delta Hotels by Marriott Fredericton
225 Woodstock Rd,
Fredericton, New Brunswick
E3B 2H8


 

2nd Annual Economic Development Youth Summit

July 21-24, 2019



Youth from accross Canada 18-30 years-old were eligible.

River Cree Resort
Enoch, AB
 


 

Yukon Links to Learning Symposium

June 17-19, 2019

 

Host: Däna Näye Ventures

More information at www.yukonlinkstolearning.com!

Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre
Whitehorse, YK


Helping Indigenous Companies Sell Goods and Services to the Government of Canada

Webinar - May 14 10:30am PDT/1:30pm EDT

Are you an Economic Development Officer or a community leader interested in assisting Indigenous companies selling goods or services to the Government of Canada?

Join the Office of Small and Medium Enterprises, Public Services and Procurement Canada in partnership with CANDO on May 14 at 10:30 PDT for a national webinar designed to provide key information and strategies to support companies and community based organizations that want to sell goods and services to the Government of Canada.

The 60 min session will include:

  • Tips that can help EDOs support companies wanting to sell goods and services to government
  • Resources that EDOs and companies can use to find government opportunities and support
  • Contact information for people that are available to assist EDOs working with companies
  • Information on the Procurement Strategy for Aboriginal Businesses (PSAB)
  • An additional 30 mins for questions if required

Date / Time: May 14 10:30 AM Pacific Daylight Time