BC First Nations Cannabis Forum
First Nations Leadership Council
BC FIRST NATIONS CANNABIS FORUM
March 27, 2019, 8:00 am – 4:45 pm
LOCATION: Xwməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh(Squamish) and Səlilwətaʔɬ X /Selílwitulh (X Tsleil-Waututh) Territories – The Westin Bayshore, 1601 Bayshore Drive, Vancouver, BC, V6G 2V4
WHO: BC Chiefs, leaders and technicians/experts.
This will be a forum to learn and share information on the regulatory framework, First Nations jurisdiction, economic development opportunities, community impacts, and health considerations.
The goal of this forum is to facilitate engagement between First Nations Chiefs, delegates, and experts. The forum will enable the creation of a strategy report based on the content of presentations, plenary, and round table discussions. This report will highlight priorities for the First Nations Leadership Council to help guide their engagement on the Joint Working Group on the Legalization and Regulation of Non-Medical Cannabis.
A travel subsidy will be made available for one Chief or delegate per First Nation to attend the BC Forum only.
Hotel (Westin Bayshore) reservations:
Call 1-800-937-8461 and ask for BCAFN Regional Cannabis event rate or ONLINE
More details to follow. If you have any questions, please contact Sarah Froese at Sarah.Froese@bcafn.ca or 1 (778) 855 7439.