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BC Links to Learning Symposium

Links to Learning is an annual technical training forum intended to enhance the ability of First Nations Economic Development Officers (EDOs) and Land Managers to undertake successful lands and economic development ventures. 

The 9th Annual Links to Learning Symposium will be held on January 31-February 2, 2023 at the Westin Bayshore Hotel in Vancouver, BC. Links to Learning 2023 is a partnership between Cando, the National Aboriginal Lands Managers Association, and First Nations Land Management Resource Centre. Funding support for the event is provided by the Government of Canada. Please visit event's website at www.links-to-learning.ca to view a copy of the agenda, workshop descriptions and travel-related information. Register for the event here.

Questions? Please contact Svitlana Konoval at skonoval@edo.ca or (780) 990-0303.




October 20, 2021

Indigenous Services Canada - British Columbia
Opportunity Readiness Session






March 16 & 18, 2021
Mining = Opprotunties for Indigenous communities in British Columbia
- David Lefebure Ph.D., P.Geo.

March 9 & 11, 2021
Financial Literacy Sessions from BDC and CPAC
- with various presenters

March 2 & 4, 2021
Navigate the opportunities and challenges in one of Canadas biggest industries
- Jesse Robson FCC

February 23 & 25, 2021
Strengthening Community Though Food Projects
- Geena Jackson and Branavan Tharmarajah


January 19 & 21, 2021
Is supporting young entrepreneurs a key pillar in your Indigenous economic development strategy? If it is – let’s talk! - Futurpreneurs Canada

February 16 & 18, 2021
The 13 Things You Need to Know For Successful Economic Development
- Dale Wheelden and Colleen Bond

February 9 & 11, 2021
Introduction to Export Development Canada and Export Opportunities - Todd Evans

February 2 & 4, 2021
Indigenous Development and Prosperity - Kendal Netmaker

January 26 & 28, 2021
Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS) - Department of National Defense (DND) and Public Services Procurement Canada (PSPC).


Suggest a webinar topic or recommend a presenter
or for more information, please contact:

Danielle Lightning
Email: danielle.lightning@edo.ca
Phone Number: 780-990-0303 ext 229