Plenary Panel Presentation & Discussion

1:40pm-3:00pm 16 Tuesday

What do we Need to Know to Plan in the North

The north has a history & a future - This session will examine some of what planners and decision makers need to know to create meaningful northern plans.


Ian Robertson, Principal & Senior Planner, Inukshuk Planning & Development
Back to the Future: The Evolution of Regional Planning in Canada's North

Laura Cabott, Lawyer, Cabott & Cabott & Wilbur Smarch, Land & Resource Use Planner, Teslin Tlingit Council
The Residential School Legacy: What Planners Need to Know

Scott Slocombe, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Geography & Environmental Studies, Wilfred Laurier University
From Regional Planning to Governance: Creative Connections for Goal-Seeking & Decision Making