The 13th annual meeting will be held from June 14 to 16, 2022 at DoubleTree by Hilton Quebec Resort This hyperlink will open in a new window. .

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