Upcoming Events

This page offers an overview of events confirmed for 2016. Please note that this page is always being updated with new event information so remember to check back regularly.


  • April 21st, 2017 | Region 3 Entrepreneurial Leadership Awards  



MNA Business Mixer

About: The Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA) Sustainable Development and Industry Relations (SDIR) team is thrilled to announce their 4th Annual Provincial Business Mixer to take place on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at the Ramada Hotel & Conference Centre at 11834 Kingsway Ave NW in Edmonton, AB.

Business mixer admission is 
free to MNA members!
Seminar: 9 am – 11:30 am 
Trade Show ($250 Table): 1 pm – 5 pm
Banquet ($65 per person or $500 Table): 6 pm
Sponsorship Opportunities Available 
Thursday, March 23rd | 9 am – 6 pm
Stew and Bannock Making
MNA Head Office
100-11738 Kingsway Ave
Edmonton, AB T5G 0X5
Sponsorship Deadline: 
Feb. 28, 2017 
Trade Show Booth Deadline:
March 3, 2017
Katie Suvanto 
Click here to download the PDF poster file. 

Seniors and Youth Symposium 

About:  Join Métis Nation of Alberta for a weekend of building relationships across generations! Starting Friday, March 24 at 5:00 pm, MNA head office, located at 100-11738 Kingsway Ave, will serve stew while offering bannock making lessons. On Saturday, March 25, at the Ramada Conference Center 11834 Kingsway NW, MNA will host a symposium that will include presentations on Métis rights, dinner, open mic jam, jigging lessons,  photo booth with props, and much more! 

For those looking for help with taxes, MNA encourages you to bring your tax information, as there will be a third party present to assist. In hopes of establishing a definition of “Métis  Elder,” MNA also encourages attendees to bring their definition of Métis elder for our consideration. 


Friday, March 24th | 5 pm
Stew and Bannock Making
MNA Head Office
100-11738 Kingsway Ave
Edmonton, AB T5G 0X5

Saturday, March 25th | 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
Symposium at Ramada 
Ramada Hotel & Conference Center
11834, Kingsway NW
Edmonton, AB T5G 3J5

Click here to download the PDF poster file.

Attendees must RSVP to Christine Dyck at cdych@metis.org, or at (780) 455-2200

Christine Dyck
(780) 455-2200


Entrepreneurial Leadership Awards: MNA Region 3 

On April 21st, 2017 Métis Nation of Alberta Region 3 is hosting its 19th Annual Entrepreneurial Leadership Awards. The reception will be held at 5:30 pm, and dinner at 6:00 pm at the Coast Plaza Hotel and Conference Centre 1316-33 Street NE, Calagary Alberta.

Awards: Entrepreneurial Leadership: Men, Women, and Youth: Business Recognition: Career Development: Industry: Community Development

Master of Ceremonies: Tom Ghostkeeper
Keynote Speaker: Honourable Minister Richard Feehan (Indigenous Relations)
Speaker: President Audrey Poitras

Tickets are $800 for a table or $100 per person; please make cheques payable to Métis Nation Region 3. This is a semi-formal/business event (dress code strictly enforces). Beaded jackets or vest with shirt, tie and dress pants, or ribbon shirts acceptable. For tickets and event sponsorship information, please contact region 3 office at (403) 469- 8800 or mlanz@metis.org.