Creating effective governance structures and successful business partnerships
Thursday, June 2, 2016
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pan Pacific Hotel, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver
or attend via Live Webinar
Who should attend: All commercial and Aboriginal law lawyers in private practice, industry, and government; others who focus on Aboriginal law issues will also benefit, including First Nations and industry leaders, and employees of First Nations or First Nations organizations.
Learning level: All levels
Effective Indigenous governance has often been closely tied to effective business development. First Nations Governance and Business Development delves into the types of governance structures among Indigenous nations. You will explore how to develop potential best practices for economic development models and structures in the context of industry, technology, services sectors, construction, land development, and finance. Having a sound understanding of the options and context for Indigenous business will assist industry, government, and Indigenous leaders to form effective business and governance structures and successful business partnerships. Learn from experts in the field in Indigenous governance, economic development, and industry-Aboriginal partnerships, and hear them discuss their challenges and experiences.
At this course you will learn how to...
- develop potential best practices for First Nations economic development models and structures
- gain a sound understanding of the options and context for Indigenous business
- form effective business and governance structures and successful business partnerships
Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6 hours (a minimum of 1 hour will involve aspects of professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)
Michael J. McDonald — DLA Piper (Canada) LLP, Vancouver
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