The Ontario First Nations Technical Services Corporation (OFNTSC) is pleased to announce the 14th Annual OFNTSC Conference and Tradeshow will take place August 25-27, 2009 at the Waterfront Inn and Conference Centre in Sault Ste. Marie, ON. The OFNTSC invites yourself and your organization to attend the largest meeting of Canada’s First Nations technical professionals. This year’s conference theme is: “Sustainability in a Changing Economy”.

The OFNTSC is also pleased to announce that the 14th Annual Conference and Tradeshow will be held in conjunction with the 19th Annual Ontario Native Fire Fighters Society Conference.

The OFNTSC will host this year’s conference in Sault Ste. Marie. The “Soo” area is home to First Nations such as Batchewana and Garden River. The Conference will be taking place at the Waterfront Inn and Conference Centre located in downtown Sault Ste. Marie. Our delegates will be treated to a view of the St.Marys River and the “Soo” Locks, some of the oldest in Canada. The excellent location of the hotel, allows our delegates to visit the exemplary attractions that Sault Ste. Marie has to offer and to make your stay memorable.

OFNTSC Conferences and Tradeshows have quickly become Canada’s largest First Nation Technical Conference. The OFNTSC draws technical professionals from coast to coast. Last year over 350 professionals from First Nations, Tribal Councils, Provincial Territorial Organizations, Federal and Provincial Governments and First Nation National Advocacy groups attended.

The OFNTSC tradeshow allows our delegates and tradeshow participants to network with professionals from across Canada. From First Nation entrepreneurs to industrial organizations, the OFNTSC aims to bring you together with leading edge technologies and opportunities. With delegates from First Nations across Canada, the opportunity to have your business attend can’t be missed.

With the continued support from OFNTSC’s partners, together we have achieved much. Your support is vital to the success of building capacity and First Nation self-reliance in Ontario. Your organization can be an important part of the 14th Annual OFNTSC Conference and Tradeshow, please review the attached Sponsorship Package and contact us to reserve your space.

For more information on the 14th Annual OFNTSC Conference and Tradeshow contact Colin French, Conference Coordinator at 416 651 1443 ext.256 or by email at To register for this years conference CLICK HERE.

Sponsorship Application Deadline: July 10, 2009.


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