Event Agenda

8:30 a.m.         Welcome and introduction to the workshop

8:35 a.m.         Opening Prayer

8:40 a.m.        Worldview of Indigenous Treaty Partners and Treaty History

Dion Tootoosis, Office of the Treaty Commissioner

9:30 a.m. The Indian Act and Systemic Racism

Eleanore Sunchild, Office of the Treaty Commissioner

10:20  a.m.     Refreshment Break

10:40 a.m.      Principles of Reconciliation and the Calls to Action

Annie Battiste, Office of the Treaty Commissioner

11:30 a.m.      Lunch

12:30 p.m.      Presentation of examples of organizations’ engagement in the Calls to Action

Fuji Stokes, KDM Constructors

Mark Lane, Affinity Credit Union

Shaun Soonias, Saskatchewan First Nations Economic Development Network

2:00 p.m.         Break

2:15 p.m.         Facilitated small group discussions on how co-operatives and credit unions can
effectively engage in the Calls to Action

Rhett Sangster and Micheal Heimlick, Office of the Treaty Commissioner

3:45 p.m.         Group reports and discussions of them

Rhett Sangster and Micheal Heimlick, Office of the Treaty Commissioner

4:30 p.m.         Summary and conclusions on the workshop

4:50 p.m. Closing Prayer