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2022 Annual Conference

Whitehorse, Yukon – June 22 to 24
Photo credit: City of Whitehorse, Yukon


2021 Annual Conference - City of Whitehorse Yukon Sign - Canadian Capital Cities Organization

Canadian Capital Cities Organization
2022 Annual Conference
Northern Innovation

Whitehorse, Yukon
June 22 - 24, 2022

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Reception / Breakfast

City Hall – Council Chambers
2121 – 2nd Avenue

8:15 am - 9:00 am


Kirk Cameron, Whitehorse City Councillor


  1. Mayor Laura Cabott
  2. Chief Doris Bill, Kwanlin Dün First Nation
  3. Chief Amanda Leas, Ta’an Kwäch’än Council

9:00 am - 9:10 am
Opening Remarks

Laurel Lea, President, Canadian Capital Cities Organization

9:10 am - 9:15 am
Panel Discussion

Municipal/First Nations Intergovernmental Relationships

Mayor Laura Cabott, Chief Doris Bill, Chief Amanda Leas

9:15 am - 10:15 am

10:15 am - 10:30 am
Capital Exchange

10:30 am - 12:00 pm


12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
CCCO Board Meeting

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm

2:45 pm - 3:00 pm
MacBride Museum Walking Tour

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Visit the Commissioner of the Yukon

The Honourable Angélique Bernard
412 Main Street

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Belly of the Bison
100 Main Street

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Thursday, June 23, 2022


City Hall – Council Chambers

8:30 am - 9:00 am
Emergency Mass Communications in a Digital Era

Jason Everitt, Fire Chief

9:00 am - 10:00 am

10:00 am - 10:15 am
Capital City Partnering to Deliver Multi-Sport Games

Krista Mroz, Manager of Recreation and Facility Services

Landon Kulych, Manager of Parks and Community Services

10:15 am - 11:00 am
Capital Exchange

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Council Chambers

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Sustainability/Active Transportation North of 60

Mike Gau, Director of Development Services

1:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Bus Pick Up

City Hall Side Entrance to Whitehorse Operations Building

2:00 pm
Whitehorse Operations Building Tour

Peter O’Blenes, Manager of Property Management

2:10 pm - 2:50 pm
Bus Pick Up

Whitehorse Operations Building to Yukonstruct

2:50 pm

Crêperie La Petite Maison - Yukonstruct

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm
The Yukonstruct Story

Lana Selby, Yukonstruct Executive Director

3:15 pm - 4:15 pm
Bus Pick Up

Yukonstruct to Hotel(s)

4:25 pm
Dinner on own

Information will be provided on a number of optional evening activities

Friday, June 24, 2022

Breakfast – Presented by the City of Charlottetown, PEI

Location TBD

8:30 am - 9:30 am
Capital Exchange

9:30 am - 11:00 am
Closing Remarks

11:00 am - 11:30 am


Please click on this link to complete the registration form.

Delegates are encouraged to register early. Those who register before May 20, will have their names placed in a draw for a $50 food and beverage voucher at a local Whitehorse eatery.

Upon registration you will have the option to receive information directly from the Yukon Tourism Visitor Information Centre for those interested in planning activities before/after the conference.

In Person Program

Delegate: $300.00
Companion: $150.00

June 22:
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Panel Discussion, Capital Exchange
Breakfast at City Hall, Lunch on Waterfront
CCCO Board Meeting, City Tours, Visit with the Commissioner of the Yukon
Dinner Hosted by City of Whitehorse

June 23:
Breakfast and Lunch at City Hall
Presentations and City Tours
Dinner on own

June 24:
Breakfast at City Hall
Capital Exchange, Closing Remarks


Upon registration, you will receive confirmation and an invoice for payment:

CCCO accepts payments by direct deposit and cheque, but we cannot accept payment by credit card: information will be provided with invoice.

For any further information, please contact us at

Host Hotel

Near City Hall

For alternate accommodation and visitor information:

Visit Yukon …larger than life: (information below from website)

  • Call toll-free: 1.800.661.0494
  • Text: 1.866.677.6804


For border and enforcement information, email:

When you arrive in the Yukon, contact or visit the Whitehorse Visitor Information Centre for the latest information regarding travel to communities within the Yukon.

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