Kahnawà:ke’s Economic Development Commission

Kahnawà:ke’s Economic Development Commission

Kahnawake’s Economic Summit

Date: Nov 5, 2021
Time: 8:30 – 4:00
Virtual on Microsoft Teams
Hosted by Tewatohnhi’saktha
Contact info: summit@kedc.biz
450-635-2929


AGENDA 

OPENING 

Opening Ohenton Karihwatehkwen

Introduction & greetings to participants

8:30-9:00


  1. Programs & Services Available to Businesses & the Workforce

9:00-9:50 

a. Business Loans                    

b. Grant Programs & Services

c. Aboriginal Initiatives Fund

d. Marketing & Tourism

e. Funding for Training for your workers

f. Mentor a Student

g. The Benefits of Benefits


2. ICBF Economic Recovery Plan  

10:00-10:50

a. Find out how $2million in more ICBF funding may be spent and how local businesses & our workforce may benefit.  


3. Kahnawake’s Stance in the Regional Economy 

11:00-12:00

a. Intro to the AFNQL Rendez Vous (Ghislain Picard)

b. What is Kahnawà:ke’s position on where we fit within Quebec’s Economy


LUNCH BREAK

12:00-1:00 


4. Tewatohnhi’saktha’s Strategy for Economic Development 

1:00-1:30

a. Formally present our new vision, mission and core values (if they change)

b. Present the definition of Ec Dev & our priorities within our mandate

c. Sneak peak at some of our plans (goals & objectives)


5 Public/Private initiative

1:30-2:30


BREAK

2:30-2:45


6. Business Collaboration & Networking

2:45-4:00


Final conclusion

3:50-3:55


CLOSING

3:55