The Joint Economic Development Initiative (JEDI) invites you to attend our next plenary on February 23rd and 24th, at the Delta Beausejour in Moncton, NB. The Plenary is entitled 'First Nations Open for Business'.
This 2-day event will host keynote speaker, Gabrielle Scrimshaw. Gabrielle is the co-founder of the Aboriginal Professional Association of Canada, she has presented to large North American corporations, professional associations, academic institutions, and non-profit organizations and, she has been named by Huffington Post as one of three young Aboriginal people to watch.
The plenary will explore how more investment can be made in Aboriginal communities, entrepreneurs and youth. It will cover topics like funding options, networking and youth opportunities, plus much more. Plenary activities include:
- community economic development workshops
- entrepreneurship workshops
- a networking reception
- a trade show
- a fireside chat on how-to obtain investment, including financial, mentorship, and networking advice
If you are an Aboriginal entrepreneur, thinking about starting your own business, or just want to learn how-to sell yourself, register now so you don’t miss out!