sold out event

Exhibitor Booths, Event and Gala Tickets are all sold out, but please do stay tuned - we'd love to see you in 2025 for the second annual event!

Taking the lead in our prosperity

1st Annual Northern Economic Development Gathering
February 27th - 29th, 2024
Victoria Inn Hotel & Conference Centre
Thunder Bay, Ontario
Tradeshow closed
Wednesday, February 28th at 2:00 PM

This Inaugural Gathering & Tradeshow will welcome our communities, entrepreneurs, economic development leaders, and partners.

Join our hosts, the six partner organizations Windigo Community Development Corporation, Matawa First Nations, Keewaytinook Okimakanak, Shibogama First Nations Council and Independent First Nations Alliance in attending this highly anticipated Gathering focused on economic development, reconciliation and the promoting the inbuilt prosperity of Ontario’s north. 

This Gathering will feature one of Northwestern Ontario’s premier business leaders, JP Gladu, as our Emcee to facilitate three incredible days of keynotes from eminent change-makers, networking opportunities and more as we, together, seek to build on the powerful foundation of First Nation business. 

Take the lead and register today, as there are only two hundred (200) tickets and forty (40) exhibitor spaces available for this incredible event.

Please inquire about the limited number of sponsorship opportunities by emailing events@ingaged.ca or complete details.

Victoria Inn Hotel & Conference Centre

555 Arthur St W
Thunder Bay, ON
P7E 5R5

Ticket information

Delegate - $750 (Early Bird $650)
Exhibitor - $1,500 (Early Bird $1250)
Gala +1 - $150 (Early Bird $100)

All tickets are now sold out!

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