Media Advisory - Hon. Jim Prentice, CIBC Vice Chairman, to deliver keynote address at the Assembly of First Nations 34th Annual

Media Advisory - Hon. Jim Prentice, CIBC Vice Chairman, to deliver keynote 
address at the Assembly of First Nations 34th Annual General Assembly 
Speech will focus on the opportunities for First Nations in resource 
development 
WHITEHORSE, July 15, 2013 /CNW/ - CIBC (CM: TSX) (CM: NYSE) - The Honorable 
Jim Prentice, P.C., Q.C., Senior Executive Vice-President and Vice Chairman of 
CIBC, will deliver a keynote address to the Assembly of First Nations 34th 
Annual General Assembly in Whitehorse entitled, Getting to 'Yes': Aboriginal 
Canadians and the Next Wave of Nation-Building in Canada. 
In his remarks, Mr. Prentice will share his views on why it is important for 
Aboriginal Canadians to be present at the negotiating table as a key partner 
in resource development across Canada. 
Mr. Prentice joined CIBC in January 2011 and has responsibility for expanding 
CIBC's relationships with corporate clients across Canada and abroad, and for 
providing leadership on strategic initiatives to enhance CIBC's position in 
the market. He joined the bank following a successful career as a lawyer, 
Member of Parliament and one of the most senior Ministers in the Canadian 
Government. He served variously as the Minister of Industry, the Minister of 
the Environment, the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and 
was the Minister responsible for major pipeline projects. He was also the 
Co-Chair of the Indian Claims Commission of Canada from 1993 until 2000. 
Mr. Prentice will be available for media interviews before and after his 
remarks. 
What:     Assembly of First Nations 34th Annual General Assembly 
Who:      Hon. Jim Prentice, P.C., Q.C., Senior Executive Vice 
      President and Vice Chairman, CIBC 
When:     Wednesday, July 16, 2013, 2:15 PM PT 
Where:    Coast High Country Inn & Convention Centre 
      Whitehorse, YK. 
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