Images from the Conference

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

Kelsey Taylor is a woman of settler background, studying Indigenous Community Planning at UBC. She has worked with Indigenous youth in communities in Northern Ontario, and is currently working with a First Nation community in British Columbia to produce a Youth Strategy as part of her Master’s practicum work. 



Plenary Poster Presentations

Wednesday, February 17, 2016.   1:30-1:40