The 2016 Growing the North Conference was held on February 17 and 18 at the ENTREC Centre at Evergreen Park. As the largest economic conference in Northwestern Alberta and Northeastern BC, the conference attracted hundreds of business and community leaders from across Western Canada.
This year’s program featured an impressive lineup of expert speakers in the areas of Agriculture, Forestry, Tourism, Marketing, Oil & Gas, Technology, Urban Planning and much more. The conference hosted many of the leading experts in the major industries relevant to the Peace Region.
Ironstone held several meetings during the conference, which were attended by over 60 stakeholders from throughout the region. At these meetings, the Company presented its "Progress and Community Impact Update" to participants including economic development officials, and members of councils, MDs, communities, the Legislative Assembly and various government ministries. The presentation can be found here.