JEDI Plenary



March 21st, 2018 JEDI Plenary

“Innovation in Indigenous Economic Development”

Fredericton Convention Centre, Fredericton, NB


8:30am – Registration & Trade Show Begins

8:45am – Breakfast Served

9:00am – Opening Prayer & Welcome

9:45am – Entrepreneur Panel

·        Victoria LaBillois

·        Michael Stemm

·        Melissa Lunney

·        Cody Brooks

10:30am – Break

10:45am – Investor/Funder Panel

·        TJ Burke

·        Matthew Johnson

·        Ken Davidson

·        Bryan Harn

11:30pm – Lunch with guest speaker Dr. Trevin Stratton, BDO Canada

12:30pm – Round Table Discussions on Tech and Innovation

1:45pm – Break

2:00pm – Review Outcomes from Discussions/Next Steps

3:00pm – Closing Prayer




March 20th, 2018 JEDI Networking Reception

“Innovation in Indigenous Economic Development”

Planet Hatch, Fredericton, NB


6:00pm – Open Reception

6:30pm – Guest speaker, Victoria LaBillois, President Wejuseg Construction and CEO Wejipeg Excavation Contracting

8:00pm – Reception Close

 Travel Policy:

Please be advised that JEDI will provide travel reimbursement to one Employment Training Officer, one Economic Development Officer and one member of council per community at federal rates. All reimbursements will be provided in the form of a cheque sent directly to the approved recipient within a reasonable amount of time after the Plenary concludes. No payments will be made unless a travel reimbursement form is correctly completed and submitted to JEDI no later April 21st, 2018. Attendees are strongly encouraged to car pool.

Please also note that anyone who fails to occupy a hotel room after requesting assistance to cover the cost of the hotel room will be responsible for payment for that room.

The JEDI CEO has final approval on all travel claim matters.