51st Annual General Assembly



August 8, 2019

Dear Chiefs Council, sister organizations and friends:

The UBCIC 51st Annual General Assembly (AGA) is scheduled for October 1st- October 3rd, 2019. The AGA will be held at Musqueam Community Centre, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam Territory) (6735 Salish Dr, Vancouver, BC).  We are pleased to inform you the UBCIC will reimburse travel and accommodation costs for the Chief or the Chief's proxy for this AGA.  Attached please find a proxy template letter if required.

At the UBCIC’s AGA this year, there will be an election for UBCIC President. Only those communities who are Full Members in good standing (have paid their membership dues for the current year) will be eligible to vote. Please contact Arnold Peters (apeters@ubcic.bc.ca) to confirm if your community is in good standing. An official announcement and nomination forms will be sent out four weeks prior to the election.

If you haven’t had a chance to renew your membership for the current fiscal, please see the attached membership letter and contact Jody Woods (jwoods@ubcic.bc.ca) if you require assistance.

Please RSVP and book your room as soon as possible. Please RSVP your attendance on our event webpage https://www.ubcic.bc.ca/51st_annual_general_assembly. We have rooms reserved at the Westin Wall Centre, Vancouver Airport (3099 Corvette Way, Richmond BC, V6X 4K3) under the Union of BC Indian Chiefs block.  You can book your room online with this link or by calling the Westin Wall Centre, Vancouver Airport directly at 604-238-2103 or 1-800-663-9255.

Nominations are being sought for one (1) representative to the Tripartite First Nations Labour Market Skills Steering Committee.  Please see attached Notice of Position and the UBCIC Election Procedures and nomination form.  Please note the elections will take place on October 2nd.  As per the UBCIC Election Procedures, nominations must be received by 4:00 p.m. on September 17th.

If you would like to submit a resolution, please review the attached information regarding the UBCIC Resolutions Process as well as the attached resolution template for your use.  The UBCIC Resolutions Process is also outlined at: www.ubcic.bc.ca/resolutions.  Draft resolutions and briefing notes must be submitted by 4:00 pm on September 17th to resolutions@ubcic.bc.ca.   

A draft agenda will be provided on or before September 24th, 2019. If you would like to suggest an agenda item, please don’t hesitate to call 1-800-793-9701 or email andrea@ubcic.bc.ca.


Andrea Glickman
Policy Director
Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs

Second Notice

UBCIC Appointments Notice

UBCIC Membership Letter

Proxy Form

Election Procedures

Resolution Process

Resolution Template

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October 01, 2019 at 9am - October 03, 2019
Musqueam Community Centre, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam Territory)
6735 Salish Dr
Vancouver, BC V6N 4C6
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Andrea Glickman · · 1-800-793-9701

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