The 13th annual meeting will be held from June 14 to 16, 2022.

Following the event, police officers who have cumulated 15, 20, 30 or 40 years of service are honored for their devotion within the aboriginal communities during a medal ceremony.


This event is concluded by a medal presentation ceremony honouring police and police officers from different Aboriginal police forces for their years of service to their community.

Programming 2022

8 a.m. : Welcoming of the participants

8:30 a.m. : Word of Welcome

  • Louis Morneau, Associate Deputy Minister, Direction générale des affaires policières, Ministère de la Sécurité publique (MSP)
  • Shawn Dulude, President, Quebec Association of First Nation and Inuit Police Directors (QAFNIPD)

9:30 a.m. : Conference #1 - Quebec Association of First Nation and Inuit Police Directors (QAFNIPD): 2021–2022 Strategic Planning and Annual Report

  • Pierre Simard, general manager, QAFNIPD

10:30 a.m. : Coffee break and visit to the Partners' Lounge

11 a.m. : Conference #2 - Commission québécoise des libérations conditionnelles (CQLC): Québec parole board’s mandate and interactions with victims

  • Me Jean-François Bernier, Chair
  • Claire Morin, Victims Liaison Officer

12 noon : Lunch

1:30 p.m. : Conference #3 - Public Safety Canada (PSC) : Co-development of Federal First Nations Police Services Legislation 

  • Christine Moran, sous-ministre adjoint, assistant Deputy Minister, Indigenous Secratariat et 
  • Mélanie Théberge, Directrice intérimaire, acting Director, Indigenous Policing Task Force

2:30 p.m. : Conference #4 – Ministère de la Sécurité publique (MSP), Direction des affaires policières autochtones : Presentation of the project "Status report"

3:15 p.m. : Coffee break and visit to the Partners' Lounge

3:45 p.m. : QAFNIPD Annual Meeting (Reserved for QAFNIPD members)

6 p.m.  : End of day 

8 a.m. : Welcoming of the participants

8:30 a.m. : Conference #5 – Native Para-Judicial Services of Québec (SPAQ), from Yesterday to Tomorrow

  • Pierre Lainé, Assistant Director – Coaching Services Coordinator

9:15 a.m.: Conference #6 - Internet-delivered Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (ICBT) for Public Safety Personnel in Quebec – Introducing PSPNET

  • Dr Amélie Fournier, Psychologist

10 a.m.: Conference #7 – Executive management of the compensation of the victims of criminal acts in collaboration with the Direction of the assistance to the victims of criminal offenses of the Ministry of Justice: The new regime: An Act to assist the victims of criminal offenses and to promote their recovery.

  • Louis-Philippe Auger, service manager
  • France Simon, Victim Services and Aboriginal Relations Advisor
  • Me Madeleine Chalhoub, Chair

10:30 a.m. : Coffee break and visit to the Partners' Lounge

11 a.m. : Conference #8 - Bureau d’aide aux victimes d’acte criminel (BAVAC): Emergency financial assistance for victims of sexual and spousal violence

  • Julie Goulet, counselor for victims of criminal offenses

11:30 a.m. : Conference #9 -  Ministère de la Sécurité publique, Direction des politiques publiques, de la recherche, Research and Statistics (DPRS): Annual collection of data on the administration of police activities

  • Andréanne Arguin, responsible for the administration of data on police activities
  • Catherine Belley, team leader for statistics

12 noon : Lunch

1:15 p.m. : Conference #10 - Réseau des centres d’aide aux victimes d’actes criminels : Services provided, Services Committee mandate, referral protocol field testing       

  • Karine Gagnon, Organizational support and Development Coordinator
  • Marie-Christine Villeneuve, communications and Public Relations Coordinator
  • Nelson Mianscum, coordinator of the assistance center for victims of crime (CAVAC) Cree
  • Marven Condo, director of Gesgapegiag Police Department

2 p.m. : Conference #11 - Bureau de gestion des crises et des risques (BGCR) : Government and police action in connection with the COVID-19 health crisis

  • Valérie Gingras-Précourt, Head of BGCR
  • Jocelyn Bélanger, Crisis and Risk Management Advisor

2:45 p.m. : Coffee break and visit to the Partners' Lounge

3:15 p.m. : Conference #12 – Leadership Presentation

  • Chris Lewis, 13th Commissioner of the Ontario Provincial Police

5:15 p.m. : Conference #13 - Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP): Aboriginal Strategy, Organized Crime Program, C Division

  • Marie-Eve Lavallée, Acting Deputy Criminal Investigations Officer, Organized Crime Program
  • Eric Boudreault, officer in charge of operations, UMECO
  • Mathieu Leduc, primary liaison agent, UMECO

5:45 p.m. : End of day

7 a.m. : Round of golf organized by QAFNIPD

12 noon : End of golf - Free time for lunch

1:30 p.m. : Conference #14 - Service du renseignement criminel du Québec (SRCQ): Importance of criminal intelligence

  • Annick Racicot, detective sergeant, provincial intelligence officer

3:00 p.m. : Rehearsal for the medal presentation ceremony

4:30 p.m. : Medal presentation ceremony

6:15 p.m. : Cocktail

7:30 p.m. : Banquet