Images from the Conference

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

Sally Rudd, MRM is a planner with Compass Resource Management, specializing in the design and implementation of structured processes to support group decision making. She is a skilled researcher and facilitator, with experience in supporting informed and transparent land and resource management decisions in the Northwest Territories and British Columbia

With contribution from: Lee Failing – Principal, Compass Resource Management