Workshops

Certification Course and Workshops

The mandate of Vision Quest Conferences Inc. is to support Indigenous business, community and economic development by providing opportunities for learning, networking, information sharing and partnership building. Each year, the Vision Quest Conference presents a Pre-Conference Certification Course as well as over a dozen interactive workshop options. Local, national and international speakers present a wide array of workshops focussed in the categories of business, community/personal development and youth. Delegates select their preferred workshop options on-site at the Conference.

Click on the titles below to read more about each workshop being offered.

2020 Workshops

Day 1
13 May 2020

Workshop Sessions #1 – Room 2G

The Art & Business of Songwriting

Part of the Youth Workshop Series Powered by RBC Future Launch
Joey Stylez

Workshop Sessions #1 – Room 2E

Rebuilding The Spirit: Health Recovery for Indigenous People Part #1
Don Burnstick

Workshop Sessions #1 – Room 2F

Indigenous Business Procurement with the Federal Government
La Vona Parker

Workshop Sessions #2 – Room 2G

Healthy Living (Body, Spirit & Mind)

Part of the Youth Workshop Series Powered by RBC Future Launch
Joey Stylez

Workshop Sessions #2 – Room 2E

Rebuilding The Spirit: Health Recovery for Indigenous People Part #2
Don Burnstick

Workshop Sessions #2 – Room 2F

Indigenous Women in Business Panel
Émilie McKinney
Susan Aglukark
Marilyn Tanner Spence
Day 2
14 May 2020

Workshop Sessions #3 – Room 2E

Free & Easy - A Community’s Guide to Helping People Maximize Their Tax Benefits
Cayla Linaker

Workshop Sessions #3 – Room 2G

The Road Less Travelled

Part of the Youth Workshop Series Powered by RBC Future Launch
Candy Palmater

Workshop Sessions #3 – Room 2F

Inspiring Indigenous Business Leaders Panel
Kristi Perrin
Carter Wilson
Ashley Thickfoot
Jim Thunder
Philip Cavey

Workshop Sessions #4 – Room 2F

Build Your Team – Leverage Your Success!
Kendal Netmaker

Workshop Sessions #4 – Room 2E

Success Stories in Indigenous Community Economic Development
Chief Marcel Moody
Tim Daniels

Workshop Sessions #4 – Room 2G

Job Search 101

Part of the Youth Workshop Series Powered by RBC Future Launch
Debbie Tabor
Vision Quest Community Future Partners: Dakota Ojibway CFDC, Kitayan CFDC Southeast CFDC, Cedar Lake CFDC, North Central CFDC