Ironstone recently attended the annual "Growing the North" conference in February 2014.
The conference attracts knowledgeable and informative speakers who address relevant issues affecting the businesses and residents of northern Alberta. Premier Alison Redford addressed the conference registrants during the conference lunch on February 19th.
Chris Warkentin, MP spoke about fostering opportunities for Canada’s First Nations and Canada’s North. Chris Hadfield shared his many experiences as an astronaut and former longtime Commander of the International Space Station. Panel discussions included the energy, agriculture, and forestry industries in addition to others.
More information on the conference can be found at the following link: Growing the North