AGM Agenda

Bringing the industry together is always a highlight of our year. We’re excited to celebrate the year’s successes with our members and offer opportunities for everyone to learn.

Join us for 3 days of networking with industry leaders, rich learning opportunities, golf at the JPL, and more! Check out our agenda below.

Wednesday – September 25, 2024

Dress: Business Casual
All meals in Beauvert, unless otherwise noted.

Conference Registration

11:00 – 9:00 pm
11:00 – 9:00 pm

Board of Directors Lunch

11:30 – 1:00 pm
  • Mary Schaeffer room
  • Private
11:30 – 1:00 pm

Board of Directors Meeting

1:00 – 2:45 pm
  • Open to Board members only
1:00 – 2:45 pm

Annual General Meeting

2:45 – 3:15 pm
  • Open to AFPA members only
2:45 – 3:15 pm

Board Meeting: Special Guest

3:30 – 4:00 pm
  • Honourable Minister Rebecca Schulz, Environment & Protected Areas
  • Private
3:30 – 4:00 pm

Board Meeting: Special Guest

4:00 – 4:30 pm
  • Matt Jeneroux,  Member of Parliment 
  • Private
4:00 – 4:30 pm

Board Meeting: Special Guest

4:45 – 5:45 pm
  • Honourable Minister Todd Loewen, Forestry & Parks
  • Private to Board
4:45 – 5:45 pm

Social Hour

5:00 – 6:00 pm
5:00 – 6:00 pm

Cocktails and Reception

6:00 – 9:00 pm
  • Welcome Address 
    • Jason Krips, AFPA President & CEO
6:00 – 9:00 pm

Thursday – September 26, 2024

Dress: Orange Shirt / Business Casual
All meals in Beauvert, unless otherwise noted.

Breakfast for delegates

8:00 – 9:00 am
8:00 – 9:00 am

Elder Prayer

9:00 – 9:15 am
  • TBC
9:00 – 9:15 am

Guest Speaker: Honourable Minister Rebecca Schulz

9:15 – 9:45 am
  • Honourable Minister Rebecca Schulz, Environment & Protected Areas
9:15 – 9:45 am

EDI Panel

9:45 – 10:15 am
  • TBC
9:45 – 10:15 am

Networking Break

10:15 – 10:30 am
10:15 – 10:30 am

Market Presentation

10:30 – 12:00 pm
  • Paul Jannke, Forest Economic Advisors LLC
10:30 – 12:00 pm

Lunch

12:00 – 1:30 pm
  • State of the Union Address – Jason Krips (AFPA)
  • AFPA Health & Safety Awards- Carola von Sass
  • AFPA Grade Awards
12:00 – 1:30 pm

Panel Session: Economic Reconciliation

1:45 – 3:00 pm
  • TBC
1:45 – 3:00 pm

Networking Break

3:00 – 3:15 pm
3:00 – 3:15 pm

Indigenous Session: Employment Focused

3:15 – 4:30 pm
  • TBC
3:15 – 4:30 pm

Business Contact Session / Reception

5:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Networking: conference attendees and sponsors
5:00 – 6:00 pm

Dinner

6:00 – 8:30 pm
  • Dress: Business
  • Keynote Speaker: Honourable Minister Todd Loewen, Forestry & Parks
6:00 – 8:30 pm

Friday – September 27, 2024

Dress: Business Casual/ Golf

All meals in Beauvert, unless otherwise noted.

Breakfast

8:00 – 9:00 am
8:00 – 9:00 am

James Rajotte & Kathy Abusow Panel

9:00 – 10:00 am
  • James Rajotte
  • Kathy Abusow
9:00 – 10:00 am

Panel Session: Deputy Ministers

10:00 – 10:55 am
  • Shannon Marchand, Deputy Minister Forestry and Parks
  • Sherri Wilson, Deputy Minister Environment and Protected Areas
  • Donovan Young, Deputy Minister Indigenous Relation
10:00 – 10:55 am

Lunch

11:00 – 12:00 pm
11:00 – 12:00 pm

Golf Tournament

12:30 – 5:30 pm
12:30 – 5:30 pm

5:30 – 8:00 pm

Dinner
  • Golf Club House
Dinner