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Thursday, November 2, 2023

Saskatchewan Farm Advisor Update: Your Leadership Influence

Start Date: 10/26/2023 9:00 AM MDT
End Date: 10/26/2023 4:00 PM MDT

Venue Name: Gordie Howe Sports Complex

1525 Avenue P South
Saskatoon, SK  Canada  S7M 1L9

Organization Name: CAFA Saskatchewan

Liz Robertson
Email: Info@CAFAnet.ca
Phone: (204) 348-3578

Registration & Networking Breakfast 8-8:45am


Master of Ceremonies: Brendon Fornwald, Backswath Management


Morning Speakers:


  • Joseph Gill, J.D., Partner, McKercher LLP: Unlocking the AI Opportunity: The Power of Impact Assessments
  • Erin Bokshowan, LL.B., TEP, Partner, MLT Aikins: Bill C-208 & the Impact of the 2023 Federal Budget on Intergenerational Transfers
  • Deborah Giles, B.A. (Dist), J.D., Associate, McDougall Gauley LLP: Planning for the worst in marriage and divorce: It’s better to light a candle than curse the darkness”


  • Dirk Propp, Immigrate: International Hiring - Why Smart Businesses are Updating Their Processes
  • David Yee, Ratel Novus: Opportunities for the underrepresented & underutilized in dryland, broadacre farming in the face of changing farm ownership


Lunch 12-1pm


Afternoon Speakers 


  • Joe Bitz, MNP LLP: Learning From the Military’s Philosophy on Planning: A Leader’s Perspective
  • James Mitchell, Conversations Consulting: Leading Farm Leaders 
  • David Smith, Logia Consulting: Elevating Leadership as a Trusted Advisor by Harnessing Character & Positive Mindset


  • Jake Leguee, Leguee Farms: The Miracle of Incremental Progress
  • Evan Shout, Maverick Ag: Better Than Yesterday – The Rise of Agri-Preneurs


4pm Cash Bar


CAFA Members ONLY $250 + tax
Non-Members: $350 + tax
Farm Clients Guest - NOT COLLEAGUES - $150 + Tax

CPA Certificates of Attendance available.

Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed: 10/25/2023 3:00 PM

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