Power UP North Conference 2021


Sept. 8 & 9, 2021
Metis Crossing


14 km south of Smoky Lake - along the banks of the North Saskatchewan - on Hwy #855 )
Power UP North

The 2021 event was a great success.   Metis Crossing was an excellent and beautiful venue and we truly appreciate their efforts in making it something special.

Plans will start being made for Power UP North 2022.  The torch has been passed to Community Futures Tawatinaw office and they are planning an event in Athabasca.  Stay tuned for details as those decisions are finalized.

 

Agenda


Sept 8, 2021
10:00  - 2:00 Metis Crossing - visit and site tours
2:00 - 5:00 - Super Host (Customer Service) Training Workshop
5:00 - 7;00 - Brews & Chews Networking Event
6:00 - Patrick Dupuis (Old School Cheesery) = Keynote

Sept. 9, 2021
8:30 - 9:00 - Breakfast
9:00 - 9:45 - Metis Crossing - Business Culture and Community Partnering
9:50 - 10:30 - Neil Gerritsen - Business Transitions
9:50 - 10:30 - Allen Yee - Uproot Collective - Food Ecosystem
9:50 - 10:30 - Glenys Reeves-Gibbs - Challenges in Entrepreneurship
10:30 Break
10:45 - 11:30 - Business Link - Market Research
10:45 - 11:30 Marsha Shack - Permaculture Mindset
10:45 - 11:30 - Alberta iMarket - on-line sales
11:30 Lunch & Tradeshow
12:15 - 1:15 - Panel of Business Support Services
1:15 -2:00 - Explore Edmonton - tourism opportunities in Northeast AB
1:15 - 2:00 - Craig Elias - Sales Conversations
2:00 Break
2:15 - 3:00 Panel - Indigenous Service Providers
2:15 - 3:00 CF Tawatinaw - Social Media/Marketing
3:00 - 3:45 - Wrap up Panel - What have we learned?


Note- this agenda is subject to change. 









 

Diamond Sponsors
- see partner page for many others sponsors.