April 9th – 11th 2024 | River Rock Casino & Resort, Richmond BC

NABOC | Vancouver 2024

Join us at the amazing River Rock Casino for the most unique Aboriginal/Private Sector business networking conference of 2024!

The NATIONAL ABORIGINAL BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES CONFERENCE (NABOC) Series is in its 16th year and has developed an enormous following from both Industry and Indigenous Business Groups.

NABOC events always attract Key Decision Makers from Industry and Aboriginal communities Canada wide.

As well as 2 mornings packed with 18 very diverse business pitches, we have also allocated lots of time in the afternoons for workshops and one-on-one networking to discuss the great partnership, joint venture and supplier opportunities that will be on offer at this event.

There will be lots of business opportunities on offer from a very diverse range of industry sectors including:

  • Cannabis
  • Environmental
  • Tobacco
  • Marine
  • Healthcare
  • Hotel and Hospitality
  • HR and Payroll Systems
  • GIS Systems
  • Forestry and Horticulture
  • Engineering
  • Fuel Sales/Distribution
  • Transportation
  • Construction
  • Real Estate and Land Development
  • Pipeline and Major Project Investment

And many more!

Who Should Attend?

  • Indigenous Businesses, Chiefs and Councils, CEOs of Development Corporations, Economic Development Officers and Indigenous business leaders
  • Industry Delegates looking for partnerships, joint ventures or supplier opportunities with First Nations

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

Checkout 2023’s NABOC Vancouver:

The Format of the 2024 NABOC VANCOUVER CONFERENCE is as follows:

The networking at NABOC 2024 starts with a welcome reception in the River Rock Theatre on April 9th from 6pm-9pm.

April 10th, DAY 1

Day 1 starts with doors opening and breakfast being served from 7:30am in the Theatre.

We will have 9-10 business pitches between 8:30am and Noon. Delegates are also encouraged to visit the tradeshow and spend time one-on-one networking with each other.

Over 250 Industry and Aboriginal business executives from a vast range of sectors and communities will be onsite to discuss working together on business opportunities . Spend time one-on-one networking with executives from over 120 different Aboriginal and Industry business groups.

After our Keynote Lunch Speech, delegates can spend the afternoon attending a variety of workshops or visiting the tradeshow to network with each other.

From 5pm – 8pm that evening we will have a hospitality event in the River Rock theatre with live entertainment, food and drinks.

April 11th, DAY 2

Day 2 starts with breakfast from 7:30am in the Theatre.

Starting at 8:30am we will have another 8-10 business pitches carrying us through until Noon.

In the afternoon Delegates are encouraged to visit the tradeshow and spend time one-on-one networking in the River Rock Theatre.

From 6pm-Midnight we’ll have our banquet dinner with live entertainment, dancing, gourmet food and a host bar.

As your Conference Organizer I look forward to hosting you at the River Rock Casino Resort from April 9th – 11th, 2024.

To discuss being a Sponsor of the conference please contact me directly:


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Banquet Dinner Sponsor

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