2017 Conference-at-a-Glance

The 2017 NWTRPA and Youth Centres Conference will take place in Inuvik, NT at the Midnight Sun Centre, September 26 – 28, 2017. Here is a brief overview of the trainings, events, and activities that will take place during the three day event.

Pre-Conference - Monday, September 25

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Delegates Arrive in Inuvik

Conference Meet & Greet at the Legion

Day 1 - Tuesday, September 26

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM


10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

10:45 AM – Noon

Noon – 1:00 PM

1:00 PM – 2:15 PM

 

 

 


2:15 PM – 2:30 PM

2:30 PM – 3:45 PM

Plenary: Opening Prayer and Keynote with Crystal Fraser

Nutrition Break

Plenary: Facilitated discussion, Crystal Fraser

Lunch

Session 1:
Elders in Motion: Traditional Games for Any Age
Youth: Money Matter 2 YOUth
Leadership: Introduction to Proposal Writing Part 1
On the Land: Staying Safe in a Changing Landscape

Nutrition Break

Session 2:
Elders in Motion: Aging with a Healthy Mind
Youth: Pre-Employment Essentials 4 YOUth
Leadership: Introduction to Proposal Writing Part 2
On the Land: Keeping the Experience Alive

Day 2 - Wednesday, September 27

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

10:45 AM – Noon

 

 

 

Noon – 1:00 PM


1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

 

 

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Plenary: Keynote, Justin Ferbey

Nutrition Break

Session 3:
Elders in Motion: A Healthy Body Through Traditional Dance
Youth: YOUth Programming: A Trauma Informed and Harm Reduction Approach
Leadership: Byte Empowering Youth
On the Land: Indigenous Tourism

Lunch

Activities & Tours
NOTE: Attendees may make their choice of activities and tours when they pick up their delegate packages at the beginning of the Conference


NWTRPA Awards Banquet

Day 3 - Thursday, September 28

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

10:45 AM – Noon

 

 

 

Noon – 1:30 PM

1:45 PM – 3:00 PM

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM

3:15 PM – 4:30 PM

Plenary: Bright Spot Presentations

Nutrition Break

Session 4:
Elders in Motion: A Knowledge Exchange with Wisdom-Keepers
Youth: Introduction to Self Defense and Safety
Leadership: Women on Boards
On the Land: Learning on the Land

Lunch & NWTRPA Association AGM

Plenary: Bridging the Gap: Connecting Youth and Elders on the Land

Nutrition Break

Plenary: Wrap-up, Prizes, and Closing Prayer

Post-Conference - Friday, September 29

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

 

12:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Post Conference Training: Self-Defense Training 4 YOUth Workers with Ian Ellseworth / Trinity Tactical

Delegates Fly Home

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