Building Canada’s Largest Urban Reserve
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Thursday, February 18, 2021
Hosted on Hopin
Free to attend for Members
On June 21, 2019—National Indigenous Peoples Day—preliminary plans for the development of what will be Canada’s largest urban reserve were unveiled. Get a progress report on the 160 acres of Kapyong Barracks that includes results of a best-use study for commercial, educational, mixed use, residential and recreational initiatives.
11:30 a.m. – Webinar Opens / Exhibitors
12:00 p.m. – Program Starts
12:10 p.m. – Keynote Address
12:40 p.m. – Virtual Networking Roundtable
- Participate in virtual networking roundtables (max. 10 members)
- Debrief what you learned and share your thoughts with other local business and community leaders
- Connect with a purpose and build meaningful relationships (maybe even schedule a coffee date in the future!)
1:00 p.m. – Program Ends
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About Our Keynote:
Chief Operating Officer of Treaty 1 Corporation
Tim is a proud Anishinabe from the Long Plain First Nation (LPFN), located on Treaty 1 Territory. He is currently Chief Operating Officer with Treaty 1 Development Corporation responsible for the Master Plan and development of the 160 acre former Kapyong Barracks in Winnipeg.
Tim has a wealth of experience in property and business development and is devoted to projects that help First Nations strive for economic success and sustainability.
His accomplishments include development of Long Plain Urban Reserves in both Winnipeg and Portage la Prairie which have established LPFN as an economic force in Canada.
Tim has won many awards including as Economic Developer of the Year, Spirit of Growth and Visionary Indigenous Business Excellence awards to mention just a few.