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WIM/WIN Saskatchewan Lunch & Learn Event: SIIT – What They are About, Their Vision, Mission and Growth Strategy

February 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free

SIIT – What They are About, Their Vision, Mission and Growth Strategy

Riel Bellegarde – President & CEO of the Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies

Riel BellegardeRiel Bellegarde is a proud member of Treaty Four and the Peepeekisis First Nation. He is a graduate from the University of New Hampshire, Whittmore School of Business and Economics with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.

Riel is currently President & CEO of the Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies. He started his career with the Peepeekisis First Nation and subsequently with the File Hills Qu’Appelle Tribal Council. He joined the Federal Public Service in 1994 and Indian and Northern Affairs Canada in 1997. He was then appointed to the Executive Group in 1999 and has held several executive positions across diverse portfolios. In March 2003 he was appointed to the senior executive position of Regional Director General, Saskatchewan Region.

Stats Canada predicts that by 2036, one in five people in Saskatchewan will be Indigenous. Join Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies (SIIT) President & CEO Riel Bellegarde to discuss: the opportunities and challenges ahead to close the education and wage gaps between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in Saskatchewan, what that means for our economy, and how after 40 years in operation SIIT is well positioned to help.

Facilities for this event have kindly been provided by SIIT. Please check in at security prior to the event which is on the 7th floor.

Join us for an hour of networking, socializing, and learning something new!

http://www.siit.ca/

Details

Date:
February 7
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Women in Mining/Women in Nuclear SK

Venue

Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies
229 – 4th Avenue South
Saskatoon, SK S7K 4K3 Canada