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AFOA Canada National Conference early-bird deadline is December 31, 2014. Register today!

by mmnationtalk on December 15, 20142339 Views

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Don’t miss the AFOA Canada 15th Anniversary National Conference!
Winnipeg, Manitoba
RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg

Don’t miss the early-bird deadline of December 31 to save!

(Registration and payment must be received by December 31, 2014 to qualify for the discount).

Register today!

Sponsorship opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact us today to discuss an opportunity that meets your needs!

Click here to download a copy of the opportunities flyer.


We have negotiated a guest room rate in single or double occupancy in the two (2) Winnipeg hotels identified below. Please contact the hotel of your choice directly to make a reservation. RESERVE NOW as our group rate is only offered for a limited time! Please refer to the AFOA Canada block of rooms to obtain the negotiated rate.

Delta Winnipeg Hotel (host hotel) – $199/night
Connected to the Convention 
Call the hotel directly at 204-942-0551 or toll-free 1-888-311-4990

Radisson Hotel – $139/night

Call the hotel directly at 204-975-6221 or 204-975-6238 or toll-free 1-800-339-5238 ext.1


Come learn and hear about…

  • Indirect Tax Opportunities for Aboriginals and Business Entity Tax
  • Turning Premiums Into Dividends
  • The Certified Aboriginal Professional Administrators (CAPA) Program
  • The Certified Aboriginal Financial Manager (CAFM) Program
  • Impact Benefit Agreements (IBA)
  • Risk Assessment and Controls to Enhance Business Development
  • Self-Care for the Aboriginal Professional
  • Engaging Corporate Canada
  • The Mesgi’g Ugju’s’n (“MU”) Wind Farm and Best Practices in Renewable Energy Partnerships
  • First Nation Strategic Partnerships
  • Fostering the Aboriginal Business Leaders of Tomorrow Using Social Media and Smartphone Technology
  • Developing Community Consensus to Leverage the Economic Opportunity
  • Family Caregivers in the Workplace: Emerging Human Rights Issues in Law and Policy

And more…


Over 80 trade show exhibits featuring a wide range of products and services. Space is limited, reserve today!

Contact George Rogerson, email  or call 1.866.775.1816.

Pre-Conference Workshops

Registration for a pre-conference workshop

If you would like to attend a pre-conference workshop, you must register and pay for this separately to the conference. Please click here to visit the pre-conference workshop page.

1 Day Training Workshop (Monday, February 16, 2015):

  • Dollars and Sense Pre-conference Training Session

2 Day Workshop (Monday, February 16 and Tuesday, February 17, 2015)

  • Effective Planning, Creation and Implementation of Your Trust

1 Day Workshops (Tuesday, February 17, 2015):

  • Human Resources Management Essentials: Module 4 – Employee Compensation and Benefits
  • First Nations Community Governance
  • An Introduction to Community Economic Development
  • Developing Business Plans and Funding Proposals
  • Demystifying Finance for Elected Aboriginal Leaders II

Conference Secretariat
Micheline Bélanger

Attendance at the AFOA Canada National Conference counts as verifiable AFOA Canada Maintenance of Certification credits.

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