Aaron Aubin has been presenting at and attending conferences and events for more than 15 years. He has considerable experience speaking with government, industry, Indigenous communities, and other organizations to share his knowledge of Indigenous community planning and engagement. Aaron has a focused passion for his work, as is demonstrated by his commitment to growing the planning profession and helping raise awareness of Indigenous planning, engagement, best practices, and economic development throughout Canada and the world.

 

Presentations

British Columbia

Planning Institute of British Columbia Annual Conference, Kelowna, British Columbia, 2016

Indigenous Planning & Emerging Practices, Indigenous Planning Program, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, 2016

Empowering Aboriginal-Led Planning Workshop, Canadian Institute of Planners Annual Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, 2013

Comprehensive Community Planning Workshop, Canadian Institute of Planners and Planning Institute of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, 2007

Indigenous People and Media Roundtable, World Urban Forum 3, UN-Habitat, Vancouver, British Columbia, 2006

Comprehensive Community Planning, Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada, CCP Workshop, Vernon, British Columbia, 2006

Comprehensive Community Planning, Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada, CCP Workshop, Prince George, British Columbia, 2006

Comprehensive Community Planning, Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada, CCP Workshop, Sidney, British Columbia, 2006

Safe Water for First Nations, Aboriginal Forum, Vancouver, British Columbia, 2006

Economic Development and Climate Change for First Nations, World Planners Congress, Canadian Institute of Planners Annual Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, 2006

Alberta

Comprehensive Community Planning Workshop, University of Alberta, HGP 485 Indigenous Planning Class, Edmonton, Alberta, 2017

Indigenous Engagement with National Energy Board Modernizations Panel, Edmonton, Alberta, 2017

Indigenous Awareness and Engagement for Planners, Alberta Professional Planners Institute Luncheon, Edmonton, Alberta, 2017

Indigenous Conference on Energy and Mining, Global Petroleum Show, Calgary, Alberta, 2017

Indigenous / Municipal Engagement, Fostering New Relationships in Planning, Alberta Professional Planners Institute Annual Conference, Jasper, Alberta, 2016

Challenges and Opportunities for Incorporating Indigenous Paradigms in Planning, National Trust of Canada, Calgary, Alberta, 2015

Alberta Professional Planners Institute Annual Conference, Kananaskis, Alberta, 2014

Managing Community Resistance and Difficult Conversations, Crude Oil Transportation Conference, Calgary, Alberta, 2014

National and International Best Practices, Indigenous People Community Planning and Relations, Circle for Aboriginal Relations, Edmonton, Alberta, 2010

TsuuT'ina Nation Community Profile and Waste Management Challenges, 5th Canadian Waste Symposium, Banff, Alberta, 2010

Land Use Planning National Occupational Standards, Building Environmental Aboriginal Human Resources (BEAHR), Calgary, Alberta, 2008

Alberta Association Canadian Institute of Planners Annual Conference, Jasper, Alberta, 2007

First Nations: the Cultural Paradigm, Alberta Association Canadian Institute of Planners Annual Conference, Edmonton, Alberta, 2004

Where do Aboriginal Urban Affairs and Planning Intersect? Alberta Professional Planners Institute, Calgary, Alberta, 2004

Alberta Association Canadian Institute of Planners Annual Conference, Jasper, Alberta, 2002


Saskatchewan

World Indigenous Business Forum, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 2017

International Roundtable on Indigenous Planning and Land Use Management,  University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 2010


Manitoba

Comprehensive Community Planning, Manitoba Professional Planners Institute Annual Conference, Brandon, Manitoba, 2010

Indigenous Planning by Design, Canadian Institute of Planners Annual Conference, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 2008

Ontario

Indigenous Planning and Healthy Built Environments, National Public Health Association, Public Health 2016 Conference, Toronto, Ontario, 2016

International

Indigenous Planning Practices in Canada, Indigenous Planning Student Exchange (IPEX) Symposium, Universidad Autónoma de Chiapas, Chiapas, Mexico, 2011

 

Publications

Reclaiming Indigenous Planning, Foreward by Aaron Aubin, Edited by Ryan Walker, Ted Jojola, and David Natcher, McGill-Queen's University Press, Published 2013

Celebrating Best Practices in Indigenous Planning, Co-Editor Aaron Aubin, Plan Canada, Canadian Institute of Planners, Published 2013