Indigenomics: Opportunities in the Indigenous Economy
November 19 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am PST
A recognized First Nation’s business leader and adviser, Carol Anne led the establishment of a line of thought called #indigenomics — the building and strengthening of Indigenous economies. She has served on the BC merging Economy Task Force as an adviser to the Minister of Jobs, Trades and Technology as well as on the BC Indigenous Investment Council for the Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation.
She was appointed as a senior advisor to the federal Finance Minister on the Canadian Federal Economic Growth Council. Carol Anne is of Nuu chah nulth descent from the Hesquiaht Nation on Vancouver Island. She holds an international Masters Degree in Business Management (MBA) from the University of Hertfordshire, England.
Introduction: Linda Hartford, National Director, Trust Services for Indigenous Markets, CIBC
Speaker: Carol Anne Hilton, Founder & CEO, Indigenomics Institute