Chiefs Council February 2020



February 25, 2020

Dear Chiefs Council, sister organizations and friends:

The UBCIC Chiefs Council Meeting is scheduled for February 26th- February 27th, 2020. The Chiefs Council will be held at Musqueam Community Centre, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam Territory) (6735 Salish Dr, Vancouver, BC V6N 4C6).  We are pleased to inform you the UBCIC will reimburse travel and accommodation costs for the Chief or the Chief's proxy for this Chiefs Council Meeting.  Attached please find a proxy template letter if required. Please RSVP your attendance on our event webpage:

Outgoing UBCIC Women’s Representative Elaine Alec will be hosting a dinner event for Indigenous women in leadership tonight, February 25th at 5:30pm, at the Westin Wall Centre, Vancouver Airport, to hear from candidates for the new UBCIC Women’s Representative and to dialogue about the role.  A notice is attached.

An updated draft agenda is attached for your review.  Please note that February 26th is Pink Shirt Day, and we encourage all attending the Chiefs Council meeting to wear a pink shirt to raise awareness about bullying and fostering self-esteem. Please also note that we will be honouring Bob Chamberlin (Galagame’) for his many contributions to UBCIC on February 27th.

IF YOU STILL NEED TO BOOK A HOTEL ROOM YOU MUST DO SO BY 5PM TODAY by contacting Mildred Chartrand, UBCIC Office Manager ([email protected] or 604-684-0231).  

Shuttle Pick-Up Times (February 26 and February 27):

River Rock Casino Resort
8811 River Rd, Richmond, BC
7:45 a.m. (two shuttles)

Westin Wall Centre, Airport  
3099 Corvette Way, Richmond
7:45 a.m. (two shuttles) 
Musqueam Community Centre
6735 Salish Dr, Vancouver
After end of meeting


Andrea Glickman
Policy Director

Download Final Notice

Download Agenda

Download Membership Letter

Download Resolution Process

Download Resolution Template

Download Proxy Form

Download Substance Free Policy

Download Announcement for Executive

Download Notice for First Nations Gaming Commission

Download Notice for Wild Salmon Summit Steering Committee



February 26, 2020 at 8:39am - February 27, 2020
Musqueam Community Centre, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam Territory)
6735 Salish Dr
Vancouver, BC V6N 4C6
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