THUNDER BAY – On Tuesday, from Lakehead University, NetNewsledger with the help of Lakehead University will be offering the Metis Recognition & Rights – The Time Has Come presentation as an HD Livestream+ © broadcast. This event will run from 3:00PM until 5:30PM.
Metis recognition & Rights – The Time has come is presented by Lakehead University and the Metis Association of Ontario. It will feature an examination of the state of Métis law and research at it relates to Ontario Métis by a panel of distinguished Métis Scholars and Lawyers.
Opening Remarks will be presented by Gary Lipinski, President of the Métis Nation of Ontario and by Dr. Rui Wang, Vice-President of Research, Economic Development and Innovation, Lakehead University.
Panelists are: Karen Drake, Lawyer with Erickson & Partners; Jean Teillet, Lawyer with Pape Salter Teillet; Dr. Brenda Macdougall, Chair of Métis Research, University of Ottawa; and Jason Madden, Lawyer with JTM Law.
In Thunder Bay you can attend in person, the presentation will be in ATAC 1001, at Lakehead University.