Save the date, April 20-22!
Coming Together: Cultivating Relationships and Resiliency in Agrology
BCIA is thrilled to invite Registrants to the 2023 BCIA Provincial Conference featuring Keynote Speaker Chief Dr. Robert Joseph, OC, OBC, of Reconciliation Canada! Join us in Kamloops at the Sandman Signature Kamloops Hotel, the Paramount Theatre, and Sandman Center Kamloops for an exciting in-person event that you won't want to miss!
Chief Robert Joseph, Order of British Columbia, Order of Canada. is a peace-builder who has devoted his life to promoting reconciliation among Canada's Indigenous and non-Indigenous Peoples. A hereditary chief of the Gwawaenuk First Nation, he is a survivor of the residential school system and helped found Reconciliation Canada, for which he is now an ambassador. He sits on the National Assembly of First Nations Elders Council and chairs the Native American Leadership Alliance for Peace and Reconciliation.
He is also a peace and reconciliation ambassador with the Interreligious and International Federation for World Peace (IFWP), where he engages with international leaders to learn from and share his understanding of faith, hope, healing, and reconciliation. He holds many awards and honours, including SFU's Jack P. Blaney Award for Dialogue.
Other conference features include continuing professional development opportunities, BCIA's AGM, presentations, field tours, networking opportunities, an exciting atmosphere, and more!
BCIA looks forward to sharing the knowledge, resources, and ideas on promoting resiliency in agrology with you! Register today for BCIA's 2023 Provincial Conference, Indigenous Peoples cultural awareness training sessions, ethics for professionals workshop, field tours, and BCIA's AGM!