Impact benefit agreements (“IBAs”) can be valuable tools for both industry and First Nations. They can increase certainty for project proponents and provide economic and social benefits to First Nation communities.

To assist parties to maximize the potential benefit of these agreements, this forum assembles an expert faculty to discuss key issues and steps in the IBA process. They will share their knowledge and experience with respect to negotiating, drafting and implementing IBAs, and will provide delegates with valuable information with respect to key IBA considerations and provisions.

This Forum Will Focus On The Following: