One River, One Future

September 12 – 14, 2019 | Kimberley, BC

Click on any of the underlined links in our Interactive Agenda to access detailed descriptions of Conference Sessions and Activities. The agenda will be continuously updated with the latest information, as it’s finalized – from presenters to what’s on the menu. 

Draft Agenda  |  Subject to Change  |  All times shown are MST

Sept 12 Day 1 – Kimberley Conference Centre
9:00 AM Registration Opens
1:00 PM Chair Welcome and Grand Entry
1:40 PM Climate Change-related Impacts
2:10 PM Break
2:40 PM Climate Change Impacts Discussion
3:40 PM Break
4:00 PM Impacts of and Response to Invasive Species
5:30 PM Break
6:00 PM Poster Session and Social Event
7:00 PM Dinner featuring locally-sourced food
8:00 PM Gala Performances
Sept 13 Day 2 – Kimberley Conference Centre & Columbia River Headwaters
7:30 AM Breakfast
8:30 AM Opening Session
9:00 AM The Columbia River Treaty
10:35 AM Salmon Restoration and Reintroduction: US and Canadian Perspectives
11:15 AM Columbia Basin Headwaters Field Trip
1:00 PM Salmon Restoration and Reintroduction Discussions
2:30 PM Cultural and Spiritual Ceremony
4:00 PM Return to Kimberley
6:30 PM Dinner featuring wild salmon
7:30 PM Powwow Performance – Ktunaxa Nation Dance Troupe
Sept 14 Day 3 – Kimberley Conference Centre
7:30 AM Breakfast
8:30 AM Opening Session
8:45 AM First Nations/Columbia Basin Tribal Panel
10:00 AM The Future of Energy
11:30 AM Break
12:00 PM Transboundary Water Governance - The Future of Water Management
1:30 PM Closing Remarks & Conference Reflections
1:35 PM Conference Ends – Bagged Lunches Available

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