December 6th – 8th, 2022 | River Rock Casino Resort, Vancouver, BC

2022 Indigenous Wealth Conference (IWC) & DEALFEST

Creating and Managing Intergenerational Wealth + Lots of Business Deals on Offer!!

Join us at the spectacular River Rock Casino Resort for 2 great Conferences at one low price!


There will be lots of partnership, business acquisition and supplier opportunities on offer across numerous industries such as:

  • Land Development
  • Security Services
  • Information Technology
  • General Contracting and Construction
  • Travel
  • Mobile Medics and Ambulances
  • Business Skills Mentoring and Training
  • Camp Catering and Hospitality Services
  • Environmental, Engineering and Geotech
  • Hotels and Resorts
  • Forestry
  • Marine Transportation
  • Aerospace
  • Insurance
  • Plant Nurseries

And many, many more!


The sessions in the 2022 Indigenous Wealth Conference (IWC) are as follows:

  • How to Create Wealth for your Community
  • Attracting Investment Capital to your Projects and Reserve Lands
  • Cryptocurrency Explained – is it investable?
  • Funding Sources for Major Project investment
  • Hi-Speed Internet – the key to the future of business
  • Protecting Wealth for Future Generations – Legal Advice
  • Utilizing Procurement Opportunities to Generate Wealth
  • Investing Safely Off-Reserve – Syndicated Investing
  • Creating and Managing Community Trusts – Legal Considerations
  • Creating Community Wealth Policies – Legal Obligations
  • Creating Sustainable Employment On-Reserve
  • Building Financial Capacity and Knowledge

Who Should Attend?

  • Aboriginal Businesses, Chiefs and Councils, Economic Development Officers, Band Managers, CEOs and CFOs
  • Existing Community Trustees and people wanting to learn about becoming Trustees
  • Private Sector Organizations interested in developing partnerships, joint ventures, supplier opportunities and business relationships with Indigenous business groups
  • Anyone interested in understanding more about how to effectively do business with the rapidly growing Indigenous business sector in Canada

Our conferences always attract Key Decision Makers from both industry and Indigenous communities!

Click on the link below to register:



The Format of the 2022 IWC and DEALFEST is as follows:

The networking starts with a welcome reception for all delegates being hosted by First Peoples Ventures Capital Corporation from 6pm – 9pm in the River Rock Theatre.


The day starts with doors opening and breakfast being served from 7:30am in the River Rock Theatre.

We will have Plenary Sessions throughout the morning in the River Rock Theatre, and in the afternoons delegates will have time to network and listen to numerous business pitches.

From 5pm – 8pm that evening we will have a hospitality event sponsored by our friends at Ecora Engineering and Resource Group with live entertainment in the River Rock Theatre.


The day starts once again with breakfast from 7:30am in the River Rock Theatre.

Throughout the morning in the River Rock theatre we’ll have some excellent, informative, Plenary Sessions on topics like: Community Trusts, Cryptocurrency, Building Successful Wealth Management Structures, Creating Wealth On-Reserve, Attracting Investment and Loan Capital for Major Projects; Grant Writing for Community Infrastructure Funds, and Procurement Opportunities with Federal, Provincial and Territorial Governments.

After lunch, spend the afternoon one-on-one networking with key decision makers from Aboriginal and private sector organizations offering a huge range of partnership, joint venture and supplier opportunities.

Our Gala Christmas Dinner is that evening. After a lavish dinner, we will have live entertainment from Lake Babine First Nation rockers the Joel West Band and Enoch Cree Nation’s Uncle Joe and the Nephews!

As your Conference Organizer I look forward to hosting you at the River Rock Casino Resort from December 6th – 8th, 2022. For information on sponsorship opportunities at the conference please contact me directly.

Geoff Greenwell – Conference Organizer
Toll Free: 1-866-284-8322


Major Sponsors

Chief Clarence Louie Sponsor

Banquet Dinner Sponsor

Technology Partner

Welcome Reception Sponsor

Community Capacity Building Sponsor

Indigenous Insurance Capacity Building Partner

Community Trust Advisors

Official Entrepreneur Partner

Lunch Sponsors

Refreshment Break Sponsors

Conference Equipment Partner

Official Travel Sponsors

Official Accommodations Partner