Innovation Station Conference Agenda

Monday, June 17, 2019

8:30amDeparture to Lac Seul Events Centre
9:30amOpening Ceremonies
Prayer
Chief Maud, Lac Seul First Nation – Welcome
Mayor Lawrance, Municipality of Sioux Lookout – Welcome
10:15amReconciliation Through Engineering Initiative (RTEI) – Sonia Molodecky and Shakya Sur
10:35amApproaches to Developing Sustainable Solutions for Housing and Infrastructure – Dr. Jeffrey Siegel
10:55amIncreasing Efficiency in Regional Water, Storm Water and Sewage Distribution Systems, and Hydro Dams – Dr. Jennifer Drake
11:15amThirteen Moon Journey and Water Gathering – Dr. Bonnie McElhinny and Dr. Debby Danard
11:35amQ&A
12:00pmLunch
1:00pmHigh Food Prices and Subsidy Policy in Northern Ontario Communities – Dr. Tracey Galloway
1:20pmImpact of Air Service Reliability on Community Resilience and Well-being – Pia Dimayuga and Erik Ohlrogge
1:40pmPromoting Holistic Wellness Through Traditional Teachings and Best Practices: The Indigenous Diabetes Health Circle – Janet Zanutto
2:00pmSustainable Energy, Wildfire Impacts, and Bioprocess Engineering – Dr. Arthur Chan
2:20pmQ&A
2:45pmBreak
3:00pmCurrent Research and Innovation Projects; Future Areas of Collaboration – Dr. Andrew P. Dean, Bill Maloney, Taylor Gynane
4:30pmTraditional Dinner
6:30pmDeparture to Sioux Lookout

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

8:30amDeparture to Lac Seul Events Centre
9:30amRound Table Open Discussion – Community Opportunities to Advance
10:30amBreak
10:45amPrioritize Community Project Partners
11:15amLand-Based Indigenous Youth Programs – Elder Whabagoon
12:00pmLunch
12:30pmDeparture to Sioux Lookout
1:30pmInnovation Station Tour
Heritage Railway Station, 49 Front Street, Sioux Lookout




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