2018 Vancouver PAR Luncheon

To request an invoice, please contact Viktoriya Zadorozhna.

If you have any issues, please email Brenda Thwaites or call her at 416-961-8663 x248.

The 2018 Progressive Aboriginal Relations (PAR) Luncheon in Vancouver will bring together PAR Bronze companies that are committed to promoting and developing partnerships with, and investing in Aboriginal businesses and communities. The keynote presenters will be from the following sectors: Energy, Finance, Security, and Forestry. Presenters will speak to their experience reporting in the new Criteria to promote the new Criteria. Presenters will be announced shortly.

Thank you to our sponsors

Lead Sponsor


Supporting Sponsor



Holly Cooper

Director, Indigenous Relations, ATB Financial

Ken Price

Partnerships Coordinator, TimberWest

Debbie Shea

Manager of Indigenous Relations, VIP Powerline Ltd.

Carolyn Stock

Program Specialist, BC Hydro

Agenda – September 27, 2018

11:30 am Registration  – Whistler Ballroom A
12:00 pm Lunch and Presentation
1:30 pm Event to conclude

Venue Address

River Rock Casino Resort

8811 River Road

Richmond, BC V6X 3P8

Registration Information

Ticket Level  Ticket Cost  Tax  Total Cost
Individual Ticket: $100.00 $12.00 $112.00
Table of 10: $900.00 $108.00 $1,008.00


The CCAB has reserved a number of rooms for Gala attendees at the River Rock Casino Resort (September 26 and 27, 2018). The group block is SOLD OUT.

Sponsorship information

Events are one of the main sources of revenue for the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business. Sponsorship of events contribute to CCAB’s day-to-day operations. Sponsorship enables CCAB to continue to deliver quality programs, and provide platforms for discussion, knowledge sharing, understanding and potential business opportunities between Canadian businesses and Aboriginal entrepreneurs and communities.

Why Sponsor CCAB Events

  • CCAB provides your company exposure to events that attract 100 – 400+ delegates per event;
  • CCAB events create networking opportunities with Aboriginal peoples and businesses across Canada; and
  • Support CCAB work that builds prosperity in Aboriginal communities.

Sponsorship opportunities can be found HERE. To further discuss sponsoring this event, please contact Lynda Keith.