TUESDAY AM PRESENTATIONS
|First Nation Energy Visioning Video|
NAN First Nations Energy Issues Overview - Deputy Grand Chief Les Louttit, Nishnawbe Aski Nation
Generating Long Term Energy Solutions for NWO - Keith Hobbs, Mayor, City of Thunder Bay & Peter Collins, Chief, Fort William First Nation
Energy Overview in Nishnawbe Aski Nation Territory - Edward Hoshizaki
A New Approach to Supporting Aboriginal Economic Development - Jennifer Cairnie, AANDC Head Quarter Lands and Economic Development
Ontario Region - Remote Off-Grid Energy - Sophie Radecki, Director Lands and Economic Development Ontario Region, AANDC
Progress on Energy Planning on Ontario - Joe Toneguzzo, Director Transmission Integration Ontario Power Authority
TUESDAY PM SESSIONS
Independent Power Authorities Initiative - Brian Davy & Marlon Gasparatto, IPA Project Manager, Nishnawbe Aski Development Fund
Connecting Remote Communities to Create Sustainable Systems - Stephen Lindley, Vice President, Aboriginal and Northern Affairs, SNC-Lavalin Inc.
Renewable Energy Challenges and Opportunities in NAN Territory - Paul Norris, Ontario Waterpower Association
First Nations Engagement - The Wabun Tribal Council Experience - Jason Batise, Economic Development & Technical Services Advisor, Wabun Tribal Council
Wawakapewin FN Solar Case Study - Ian Sinclair, Manager, Existing Building Services, Enermodal Engineering Limited
High Voltage Transmission - Merv McLeod, McLeod Wood Associates Inc.
Pikangikum First Nation Transmission Grid - Ed Hoshizaki
OPG’s Approach to Working with First Nations - Joe Heil, Director, First Nation and Métis Relations Ontario Power Generation
FNEI Conservation Program - Lucie Edwards, CEO, Five Nations Energy Inc.
WEDNESDAY AM PRESENTATIONS
A Success Story - Ed Chilton, Secretary/Treasurer, Five Nations Energy Inc.
Shoulderblade Falls Mini Hydroelectric Generating Station - Kevin Mann, Hydro One Remote Communities Inc.
Deer Lake First Nation Shoulderblade Falls Optimization - Ed Hoshizaki
First Nation Owned Wind Farm at M’Chigeeng First Nation - Cherie Brant, Williams and Shier Environmental Lawyers, LLP
Regulatory Process Panel - John Cyr, Northwestern Ontario Municipal Association
Renewable Energy on Crown Land - Ken Cain, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
Regulatory Approvals Process for Energy Projects in Ontario, Doris Dumais, Ministry of the Environment
WEDNESDAY PM SESSIONS
Ring of Fire Overview - Harvey Yesno, Ministry of Northern Development and Mines
Generating Sustainable Energy Solutions for NAN First Nations - Deputy Grand Chief Les Louttit, Nishnawbe Aski Nation
Creative Energy Solution in the Ring of Fire - Raymond Ferris, Matawa First Nations Management
Establishing a First Nation Owned Transmission Company - Frank Beardy, Margaret Kenequanash, Gerry McKay, Wataynnikaneyap Power
Discussion on Remote Community Connection Concepts - Joe Toneguzzo, Director Transmission Integration Ontario Power Authority