7:30 AM - 8:30 AM              

Shared Breakfast

 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Opening Song, Blessing, and Welcome
Elder, Paul William Sr., Traditional Chief of Beaver
Evon Peter, Vice Chancellor of Rural, Community and Native Education, UAF

Charlene Stern, UAF Rural Development Professor, - Facilitator

 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Co-Production of Knowledge

Larry Merculieff, St. Paul Elder

 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Building Community-University Research Partnerships
Moderator:  Patty Schwalenberg, Director of Chugach Regional Resources Group
Panelists:
  • Paul William Sr., Traditional Chief of Beaver
  • Mike Koskey, UAF Assistance Professor Cross-Cultural Studies
  • Terry Chapin, UAF Professor Emeritus of Ecology
  • Orville Huntington, Tanana Chiefs Conference Director of Wildlife & Parks
  • Judy Ramos, Assistant Professor, UAF Department of Alaska Native Studies and Rural Development
 10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Visiting Break

 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Developing Research Together: Small Group Work Session

 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Shared Lunch with Elder Blessing & Reflection, Della Cheney, Kake Elder

 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Co-Production of Knowledge and Research Process
Moderator:  Gary Kofinas, UAF Professor of Resource Policy & Management
Panelists:
  • Stephanie Rainie, Associate Director and Senior Researcher, Native Nations Institute
  • Courtney Carothers, UAF Associate Professor Fisheries and Ocean Sciences 
  • Melissa Berns, Vice President of Old Harbor Tribal Council
  • Todd Brinkman, UAF Assistant Professor Institute of Arctic Biology
  • Kelda Britton, Director, Council of Athabascan Tribal Government Natural Resources
 2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Visiting Break

 2:45 PM - 4:00 PM

Developing Research Together: Small Group Work Session

 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Closing Song, Blessing, Reflection
Elder Wilson Justin, Nebesna, Cheeshna
Evon Peter, Vice Chancellor of Rural, Community and Native Education, UAF