Economic Development

Economic Development

Government of Yukon: Yukon Community Economic Development Conference 2018

Accelerating Our Local Economies

April 17-19, 2018, in Watson Lake, Yukon

Registration is free for this conference that will explore key topics in economic development for Yukon communities and Yukon First Nations, such as:

  • Community Economic Development Corporations
  • Social Enterprises
  • Financing
  • Housing Funding Opportunities
  • Community Updates

This conference brings together the various community development stakeholders, including federal, territorial, municipal, and First Nations governments, to talk about activities in their jurisdictions; what’s working, and what needs to improve. We will work together to develop our common economic goals, and to help one another accelerate our individual economies.

This conference offers opportunities for cooperation to support new entrepreneurs, start-ups, and social enterprises.

Sign up by April 9, 2018

  • Registration is free; click here to register. Travel subsidies are available.
  • These are the keynote speakers.
  • Have a look at the agenda.
Book a hotel in Watson Lake for April 17 and 18

Regional Economic Development Branch

Phone: 867-456-3991 

Toll-free in Yukon, NWT and Nunavut: 1-800-661-0408, extension 3991

Email: RED@gov.yk.ca