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WOMAN ON FIRE NORTH AMERICAN TOUR

04/26/2015

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04/26/2015 Date: April 26, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 11:00 Location: 180 West Georgia St. Vancouver

WOMAN ON FIRE NORTH AMERICAN TOUR 2015 is the hottest, most upscale event happening in 4 cities in 4 weeks across North America bringing together female entrepreneurs at any level of their business growth - to CELEBRATE - MOTIVATE - ELEVATE each other. To create relationships, to learn, to be inspired on this their entrepreneurial…

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Big Sisters 19th Annual Spring Lunch presented by Scotiabank

04/28/2015

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04/28/2015 Date: April 28, 2015 Time: 11:30 to 01:30 Location: 900 Canada Place

Unleash your superpower! Join Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland and keynote speaker Victor Montagliani (President of Soccer Canada) at the 19th Annual Big Sisters Spring Lunch. Emceed by CTV’s Norma Reid, this celebration of mentoring raises important funds that help Little Sister Superheroes fly. Together we are strong!

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City as a Resource

04/28/2015

04/28/2015 Date: April 28, 2015 Time: 02:00 to 05:00 Location: 100 - 1445 West Georgia Street Vancouver BC V6E 2T3

Have you ever thought about the abundance of resources that you can find in an urban environment? Our urban ecosystems are facing an increasing demand to be more integrated, co-dependent and environmentally-conscious. We are proud to launch Discover Urban Resources, with two prominent guests from the Netherlands, who will talk about the interaction between urban…

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Discover Sustainable Design + Textiles

04/28/2015

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04/28/2015 Date: April 28, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 09:00 Location: 100 - 1445 West Georgia street Vancovuer BC V6E 2T3

The textile industry is considered to be the most wasteful industry of all. However with any challenge comes an opportunity. Hear from the speakers on how they countered the problem of global textile waste accumulation by assembling creative projects such as jeans-for-rent and repurposed textile educational programs. And you will get to participate in an…

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Forward Finance: Planning for Life’s Larger Goals

04/28/2015

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04/28/2015 Date: April 28, 2015 Time: 06:30 to 09:00 Location: 1133 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6E 3T3

Life's big goals take strategic planning, so it's time to take control of your finances! Whether it's buying a car, home, or even saving for retirement, this workshop will help you reach that next goal faster. Nicole Wells, Vice President of Chequing and Retail Lending, is joining us from Tangerine Bank's head office in Toronto…

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The Future of E-Commerce

04/28/2015

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04/28/2015 Date: April 28, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 08:30 Location: 1181 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 3M7

Join panelists Jeff Booth, CEO & President at BuildDirect, Igor Faletski, CEO at Mobify and Rick Kohn, Partner at Deloitte as they engage in a lively discussion on the future of e-commerce. More panelists will be announced soon. Interested in promoting your venture, funding initiative or collaboration goals? Apply by April 20th for a 100-second…

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The BCBusiness 30 Under 30 Event

04/28/2015

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04/28/2015 Date: April 28, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 08:00 Location: 915 West Hastings St., Vancouver, BC, V6C 1C6

Our 30 Under 30 celebrates B.C.'s young guns who excel in their respective industries, give back to their community and planet and who will lead business in this province for years to come. Each year, winners of our 30 Under 30 will be featured in the April issue of BCBusiness and on BCBusiness.ca, with one…

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Discover Urban Resources

04/28/2015 - 05/01/2015

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04/28/2015 - 05/01/2015 Date: April 28, 2015 to May 1, 2015 Time: 02:00 to 07:00 Location: Canada

Dudoc Vancouver is organizing and hosting a special event called: Discover Urban Resources that will take place from Tuesday April 28 to Friday May 1, 2015. During these 4 days several top-presenters will speak about topics like urban mining, urban farming, circular economy, and innovative waste to energy solutions. The program consists of presentations, workshops,…

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Money Stories

04/29/2015

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04/29/2015 Date: April 29, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 07:30 Location: 2900 - 550 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC

Marissa Cepelinski and Alli Warnyca explore the emotional meaning that we place on money. They expose how we are the ones that are keeping ourselves from achieving our financial goals. What if a shift in perspective is your next step? Join Us and Discuss: •What are our money stories? How do they affect our everyday…

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Discover Community Involvement

04/29/2015

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04/29/2015 Date: April 29, 2015 Time: 02:00 to 05:00 Location: 100 - 1445 West Georgia Street Vancouver BC V6E 2T3

Today, Vancouver is pioneering new ways to transition traditional industrial areas into proactive forces for improving the sustainability of our economy and the quality of city life. This session will focus on how the Vancouver Economic Commission is leveraging the private sector, educational institutions and community organizations to transform a traditional industrial area into ‘the…

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Discover Sustainability in Surrey

04/29/2015

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04/29/2015 Date: April 29, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 09:00 Location: 100 - 1445 West Georgia Street Vancouver BC V6E 2T3

Surrey’s Rethink Waste Program is an innovative initiative put in place to maximize organic and recyclables waste diversion, while significantly reducing landfill bound garbage. Together with Orgaworld, the City is presently developing North America’s first fully integrated organic waste management system to be operational by late 2016. Hear from the key players of the project…

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TechBrew

04/30/2015

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04/30/2015 Date: April 30, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 08:00 Location: 101 - 887 Great Northern Way, Vancouver, BC V5T4T5

One of our most popular events, TechBrew is returning on Thursday, April 30, 2015. As always, we're bringing together the coolest new technologies, cutting-edge innovators and influential decision makers, all under one roof. Join fellow members of the BC tech community, including investors, top talent and local service providers for an evening of inspiration, networking...…

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Discover Urban Green

04/30/2015

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04/30/2015 Date: April 30, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 09:00 Location: 100 - 1445 West Georgia Street Vancouver BC V6E 2T3

This presentation will explore the multiple uses of algae and how it can be used in our urban environment for providing energy, aiding in wastewater treatment and added to hydroponic systems in urban farming. It will discuss best practices of urban farming as seen in the Netherlands and look at how algae can be used…

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Discover Medicine Walk

04/30/2015

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04/30/2015 Date: April 30, 2015 Time: 01:30 to 03:00 Location: 6804 Marine Dr SW, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4

The Medicine Collective is a group of Indigenous Elders and Knowledge-Keepers with a diverse background in medicinal plant knowledge from many territories. Medicine Collective member Jeri Sparrow, an Elder from the Musqueam First Nation, will be leading a medicine walk in the Indigenous Health Research & Education Garden on Musqueam traditional territory. This walk will…

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NextGen by Pink Tank

04/30/2015

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04/30/2015 Date: April 30, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 08:30 Location: #332, 1177 West Hastings Street

"Better than a thousand days of diligent study is one day with a great teacher" (Japanese Proverb) . We took the quote to heart and are looking to inspire the "Next Gen" of business leaders. Hear from a panel of experts talk about "if I knew then what I know now...". What they would have…

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Discover Basic Design and Circular economy

05/01/2015

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05/01/2015 Date: May 1, 2015 Time: 02:00 to 07:00 Location: 100 - 1445 West Georgia street Vancouver BC V6E 2T3

Basic Design is a social enterprise based in beautiful Vancouver, BC. They are actively redefining the value of waste by giving a second life to landfill-bound materials and creating unique, cruelty-free products. They also work collaboratively with clients on a variety of interior, furniture and communication design projects, striving to use upcycled, local and sustainable…

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SHANTI UGANDA PRESENTS: A Fair-trade Mother’s Day Pop-up Sale

05/02/2015

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05/02/2015 Date: May 2, 2015 Time: 10:00 to 07:00 Location: 436 Columbia St, Vancouver BC

Shanti Uganda’s semi-annual inventory sale is happening May 2nd! Mark it in your calendar and be sure to take advantage of amazing sales just in time for Mother’s Day! Enjoy 50% to 75% OFF selected items! @ 436 Columbia St! This special Mother’s Day Sale brings together several local small businesses each who believe in…

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FUSION: Dynamic Women in Action’s 2nd Annual Toi & Moi Soiree

05/02/2015

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05/02/2015 Date: May 2, 2015 Time: 06:30 to 11:00 Location: 405 North Road, Coquitlam, BC V3K3V9

Dynamic Women in Action's 2nd annual Toi & Moi Soiree: FUSION: Celebrating Dynamic Women in Networking When two women come together to join forces they become even more powerful than as two individuals. This is exactly what happens at Dynamic Women in Action... this is where the magic happens! When two unique women, with two…

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GradusTalks: Non-Profit

05/06/2015

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05/06/2015 Date: May 6, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:00 Location: #200 - 375 Water Street

GradusOne is a social venture designed to help students and young professionals discover their options, realize opportunities and focus on their career. GradusOne holds monthly industry panels called GradusTalks where 4-5 professionals are brought in from a certain sector to share their experiences and answer any questions-- join us for our next GradusTalk on the…

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WIMBC Annual Cocktail Reception

05/06/2015

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05/06/2015 Date: May 6, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 07:00 Location: 999 Canada Place, Vancouver

Join us for the WIMBC Annual Cocktail Reception on Wednesday, May 6th, 5:00 – 7:00 pm at Pan Pacific Hotel - Oceanview Suite 999 Canada Place, Vancouver Keynote speaker: Anne Chalmers, Vice President, Risk & Security | Teck Resources Limited Tickets: $40 This is a fantastic event with drinks, appetizers and a chance to win…

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The Future of Electric Vehicles in BC: Presentation and Social Mixer

05/07/2015

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05/07/2015 Date: May 7, 2015 Time: 06:30 to 10:30 Location: 610 Stamps Landing Vancouver, BC V5Z 3Z1 Canada

French engineering and geosciences industry professionals and their friends, are invited to attend our third event of 2015. Jeff Turner, Project Manager at Powertech, will give a presentation about the latest innovations in Electric Vehicles and the unique position of British Columbia in this global market. * About the Powertech * Powertech Labs is a…

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Local Leaders – Leadership, Culture and Growth: Strategies for Driving Bottom Line Results

05/07/2015

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05/07/2015 Date: May 7, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 07:30 Location: 54-601 W. Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC

LOCAL LEADERS IS A MONTHLY MIXER CONNECTING SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS WITH THOUGHT LEADERS AND EACH OTHER. This monthly series fosters the growth and development of local businesses by giving entrepreneurs an opportunity to network with and gain inspiration from the top CEOs and business leaders in the community. On Thursday, May 7, 2015 join us…

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Film Screening and Panel Discussion – Sister: An Intimate Portrait of a Global Health Crisis

05/07/2015

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05/07/2015 Date: May 7, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 09:00 Location: 149 W Hastings St, Vancouver BC

SYNOPSIS Sister tells the story of health workers from Ethiopia, Cambodia and Haiti, exploring how they find meaning while working under difficult circumstances and revealing maternal and newborn death as a human rights issue. An intimate portrait of a global crisis woven from indigenous scenery and vérité footage, Sister captures colors, sights and sounds while…

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The Leader Within presents: Motivation Monday Live!

05/11/2015

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05/11/2015 Date: May 11, 2015 Time: 11:00 to 01:00 Location: 450 Stanley Park Drive Vancouver, BC V6G 3E2

Please join The Leader Within on May 11th for Motivation Monday Live! It's Lunch, Networking and Motivational Keynote presentations from International Speakers Robert Murray and Heather White. Please join us for nourishment, inspiration, connection and a chance to sharpen the saw. Proudly sponsored by BFL Canada Insurance Service Inc., BFL was founded in Montreal in…

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CSAE-BC MLA Appreciation Day Workshop and Luncheon

05/11/2015

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05/11/2015 Date: May 11, 2015 Time: 09:30 to 01:00 Location: Victoria, BC

This full day event will feature two great speakers: Jess Ketchum, President – Ketchum Communications Ltd Topic: How and When to Hire a Government Relations Firm As President of Ketchum Communications Ltd., Jess has provided specialized strategic communications services to senior corporate and association executives and government officials in Canada for over 25 years. Jess…

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Destination Dining: India

05/12/2015

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05/12/2015 Date: May 12, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 08:30 Location: 1905 West Broadway, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J1Z3

Join the Vancouver Chapter of Room to Read on Tuesday, May 12th as we continue our dinner series 'Destination Dining' with a visit to India. Hot on the heels of our popular culinary visit to Nepal in January, we encourage you to secure your tickets now. Akbar's Own Indian Restaurant will be our host as…

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Tequila Taco Safari

05/12/2015

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05/12/2015 Date: May 12, 2015 Time: 07:30 to 10:30 Location: 15 W. Cordova St (taco bar is in the back)

Shaker Series partners with the Vancouver International Tequila Expo for the ultimate Taco Tuesday. Visit four of Vancouver's favorite spots for Mexican food and enjoy an authentic taco crafted at each stop, alongside a choice mezcal pairing. Tequila and taco are included. Tastes of evening will be lead by local agave expert, leading tequila importer…

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Digital Strategy Conference Vancouver 2015

05/12/2015 - 05/14/2015

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05/12/2015 - 05/14/2015 Date: May 12, 2015 to May 14, 2015 Time: 08:30 to 05:00 Location: 800 Robson Street, Vancouver, BC

Over 40 top marketers, leaders, and digital experts share expertise, best practices and case studies. Join us for this exciting three-day conference featuring many of North America’s brightest minds in digital strategy. Conference: Two Tracks Per Day for Three Days - May 12 - 14th: • People, Workforce and Social Business • Social Strategy and…

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Digital Strategy Conference Vancouver 2015

05/12/2015 - 05/14/2015

05/12/2015 - 05/14/2015 Date: May 12, 2015 to May 14, 2015 Time: 08:30 to 05:30 Location: 800 Robson Street, Vancouver, BC

Only a few days until @dStrategyCon Digistal Strategy Conference Vancouver - May 12-14th Over 40 top marketers, leaders and digital experts share expertise, best practices and case studies. Join us for this exciting three-day conference featuring many of North America’s brightest minds in digital strategy: Advance your career, get the essentials of digital strategy: •…

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2015 PEAK Awards Gala

05/13/2015

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05/13/2015 Date: May 13, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 09:00 Location: 900 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC V6C 3L5

The Association of Women in Finance is pleased to host the 18th Annual PEAK Awards Gala. At PEAK 2015, AWF will once again be honouring the finest women practising law, accounting, business, and finance in our community. AWF is pleased to present this years PEAK Guest Speaker, Mark Bowden, Noted body language expert and elite…

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Spring Into Speed Mentoring

05/13/2015

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05/13/2015 Date: May 13, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 08:00 Location: SFU Harbour Centre, Room 1530 Canadian Pacific Lecture Room 515 West Hastings Street Vancouver, British Columbia V6B5K3

"A mentor is someone who allows you to see the hope inside yourself." - Oprah Winfrey. What did Oprah Winfrey, Carl Jung, & Helen Keller have in common? They all had amazing mentors that helped shaped their lives into fruition and success. Oprah Winfrey had Maya Angelou. Carl Jung had Sigmund Freud. And Helen Keller…

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CIQS-BC Speaker Dinner & AGM

05/14/2015

05/14/2015 Date: May 14, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 08:00 Location: 845 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC

The Board of Directors of CIQS-British Columbia hereby give notice of the Annual General Meeting and Dinner to take place at the Sutton Place Hotel May 14, 2015. This year we will have the pleasure of hearing from Ben Nishi, Energy Solutions Manager with FortisBC, on Working with FortisBC. The AGM will begin at 6pm…

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BCBusiness Presents: Wealthy & Wise

05/19/2015

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05/19/2015 Date: May 19, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 08:00 Location: 601 Smithe Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 3L4

Save 15% on tickets through Networking in Vancouver with promo code NIV On May 19th, hear David Chilton and Arlene Dickinson from Dragons' Den live at The Orpheum as they share their wisdom and success stories on finding smart investments through tough economic times and transforming marketing departments into results-driven powerhouses. This is an exclusive…

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Happy Hour with Erin Ganju

05/19/2015

05/19/2015 Date: May 19, 2015 Time: 04:00 to 06:00 Location: 1011 Mainland Street, Vancouver, BC

Join the Vancouver Chapter of Room to Read as we welcome our CEO, Erin Ganju, to Vancouver! We're thrilled the CEO and Co-Founder of Room to Read, Erin Ganju, will be visiting our fair city next week. Join us for a networking session where you can meet Erin, learn more about Room to Read, receive…

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Free Introduction to Web Development Workshop

05/19/2015

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05/19/2015 Date: May 19, 2015 Time: 06:30 to 09:00 Location: 375 Water Street

#BrainStation Join us for our May Intro to Web Development workshop and get a taste of the BrainStation experience! All workshops are intended for complete beginners, you'll learn the basics of HTML and CSS from our amazing educators and students and leave with your first website coded from scratch. Sound up your alley? We'd love…

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LUSH: Sustainability Business Tour

05/20/2015

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05/20/2015 Date: May 20, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 07:30 Location: Canada

We all know LUSH, but did you know they built their business on activism, charitable giving, ethical buying and sustainability. Join us for the first of our Sustainable Business Tours, with a visit to the LUSH offices. About the Evening On May 20th,  LUSH hosts the Board of Change for a fun evening of food…

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BrainStation Open House!

05/20/2015

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05/20/2015 Date: May 20, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 07:30 Location: #300, 225 West 8th Ave

Hello BrainStation Creators! We're stoked to be hosting another Open House this month to celebrate our launch and get to know the Vancouver community. There will be great eats, drinks, course giveaways and a presentation showcasing who we are and what you can expect in our upcoming courses! We will once again be hosting at…

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eWomenNetwork “Accelerated Networking” Dinner: The Generational Advantage – Engage the Gap

05/21/2015

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05/21/2015 Date: May 21, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 08:00 Location: 1755 Davie St Vancouver BC V6G 1W5

For the first time in history, four generations are working side by side in the workplace. JoAnne Ward talks about how their differences can be a source of creative strength and opportunity, or a source of stifling stress and unrelenting conflict.

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eWomenNetwork “Accelerated Networking” Dinner: The Generational Advantage – Engage the Gap

05/21/2015

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05/21/2015 Date: May 21, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 08:00 Location: 1755 Davie St Vancouver BC V6G 1W5

For the first time in history, four generations are working side by side in the workplace. JoAnne Ward talks about how their differences can be a source of creative strength and opportunity, or a source of stifling stress and unrelenting conflict.

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05/21/2015

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05/21/2015 Date: May 21, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 10:00 Location: 1455 Quebec Street, Vancouver, BC V6A 3Z7,

The second annual NEXTBC Showcase of Innovation & Awards Night will be held on the evening of Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Science World. NEXTBC 2 brings together the top companies pushing B.C.’s boundaries in technology, digital creativity and innovation, and allows the public to learn about the great ideas and individuals behind these businesses.…

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Conversations with a Mission

05/21/2015

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05/21/2015 Date: May 21, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 08:00 Location: 100 - 1445 West Georgia Street Vancouver BC V6E 2T3

GREEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BC PRESENTS: CONVERSATIONS WITH A MISSION Panel Discussion: Sustainable, Social & Innovative Companies This pannel discussion will present its thoughts and experiences from varying perspectives as they pertain to innovation and sustainability. It will share its inspiring stories of local actors that are initiating change towards greener ways. The ideas will…

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Small Business Council Success Series – Navigating B.C.’s Social Innovation Landscape

05/21/2015

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05/21/2015 Date: May 21, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 09:00 Location: 1180 W Hastings St, Vancouver

As part of B.C. Social Enterprise Month, The Vancouver Board of Trade is pleased to welcome the Honourable Michelle Stilwell, Minister of Social Development and Social Innovation. Minister Stilwell will discuss the landscape of social innovation in British Columbia and share the province's vision for moving social innovation forward, as well as discuss the ever-increasing…

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TEDx Stanley Park

05/23/2015

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05/23/2015 Date: May 23, 2015 Time: 10:00 to 06:00 Location: 1585 Johnston Street, Granville Island

TED began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged. TED is now an annual conference that brings together the world’s leading thinkers and doers to share ideas in diverse disciplines including technology, science, entertainment, motivation, social issues, health and wellness, entrepreneurship and the economy. The talks at the TED conference, called…

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NAIOP Education Day

05/25/2015

05/25/2015 Date: May 25, 2015 Time: 08:30 to 02:30 Location: 26th floor, 1055 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver, BC

This full-day event will focus on the central topic of commercial real estate investment and will feature a first-class panel of instructors including Jon Ramscar, Jarvis Rouillard, Pedro Tavares, Francis Yee and John Lucas. Each will bring their veteran expertise and market knowledge to discuss a major area of the investment spectrum. This is a…

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Business Excellence Series: Buying & Selling a Business

05/26/2015

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05/26/2015 Date: May 26, 2015 Time: 04:00 to 06:00 Location: 837 West Hastings St

Buying or selling a business is always complicated. If you’re planning to buy a business, there are many things to consider. Should you choose a franchise, or is an independent business more your style? How do you know if the asking price is reasonable and how do you research the business’s history, including its financial…

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FREE UX Design Workshop

05/26/2015

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05/26/2015 Date: May 26, 2015 Time: 06:30 to 09:00 Location: Canada

#BrainStation Hello Vancouver! BrainStation is excited to be hosting a FREE community workshop revolving around User Experience Design! Join us to learn the ins and outs of UX Design, how it applies to our everyday lives and the direction it's taking as the digital space continues to evolve. Work at Play's User Experience Designer, Sean…

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Signature Speaker Series: Succeeding in the Spotlight

05/26/2015

05/26/2015 Date: May 26, 2015 Time: 06:30 to 08:30 Location: 843 Seymour Street, Vancouver B.C.

On Tuesday, May 26th, join us for our highly anticipated annual Signature Speaker Series and gain insights from three of Vancouver's most inspiring women in media and PR! Featuring panelists Fiona Forbes, Cher Lee, and Natalie Langston, you will learn about the challenges they've faced in their careers and respective industries and how they've overcome…

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A Look At Drone Technologies

05/26/2015

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05/26/2015 Date: May 26, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 08:30 Location: 1181 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 3M7

Join us on May 26th as our panel: Hari Minhas, Director, Marketing & Market Intelligence at Colliers International Paul Bennett, Chief Technology Officer at Aerobotika Aerial Intelligence Anders Knudby, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography at Simon Fraser University Chris Cambon, Video and Media Producer at BCIT Discuss all things Drones: from hobby planes, Quadcopters, to…

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Lessons in Leadership: Leveraging Your Worth

05/26/2015

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05/26/2015 Date: May 26, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 08:00 Location: 1180 Howe Street, Vancouver BC

What does your financial future look like? Are you on the right track to reaching your financial and professional goals, 5, 10, or 20 years from now? On May 26th, 'Lessons in Leadership: Leveraging Your Worth' will bring together some of Vancouver’s top financial thought leaders, money mavens and career advisors to share insights and…

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Sales Hacker: Lead Generation and List Building

05/26/2015

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05/26/2015 Date: May 26, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:00 Location: 5 East 8th Avenue, Vancouver

Join us at our Fireside Chat about Lead Generation and List Building where top sales leaders give creative answers to some of the most common and important sales questions. Our goal is to send attendees home with an arsenal of tips and strategies for overcoming everyday challenges. Our speakers will address topics relevant to founder-selling…

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Smart Savvy Leader Lounge

05/27/2015

05/27/2015 Date: May 27, 2015 to May 25, 2015 Time: 06:30 to 08:30 Location: #200, 375 Water St, Vancouver

Smart Savvy’s monthly LeaderLounge Workshops are designed for professionals looking to excel at influencing, presenting, negotiating, building trust and growing strong teams. Stream 1 – Leaders Are Readers – A book-club for switched-on professionals. Receive all the benefits of reading business bestsellers. Stream 2 – Leaders Are Learners – Skill specific workshops designed & delivered…

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Catalyst for Growth

05/27/2015

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05/27/2015 Date: May 27, 2015 Time: 03:00 to 07:00 Location: 1181 Seymour St., Vancouver

Are your self-limiting beliefs holding you back? Take the quiz... - Do you secretly worry that others will find out you're not as intelligent and competent as they seem to think you are? - Do you often dismiss your accomplishments as a "fluke" or "no big deal"? - Do you think, "If I can do…

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The Morning Leader: Developing Successful Teams on the Field or in the Office

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05/27/2015 Date: May 27, 2015 Time: 07:30 to 09:30 Location: 1180 W Hastings St, Vancouver

In anticipation of the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup, The Vancouver Board of Trade's Women's Leadership Circle is proud to present an accomplished panel of senior leaders to discuss building and developing successful teams. Whether it be effectively engaging volunteers, colleagues, employees, or teammates, outstanding leaders usually attribute a significant part of their success to…

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XM 2015: The Best of Innovation

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05/28/2015 Date: May 28, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:00 Location: 1455 Quebec Street, Vancouver BC

Want to elevate your brand’s consumer engagement? Then look no further. Join us on May 28 at Science World at TELUS World of Science. You’ll have the chance to interact with top agencies and innovative brands as they engage you with exciting, unique and memorable experiences. Listen as our guest speakers share the latest in…

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Smartt P.A.C.E. Digital Marketing Course May 2015

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05/28/2015 Date: May 28, 2015 Time: 09:00 to 05:00 Location: #113-3855 Henning Drive Burnaby, BC V5C 6N3 Canada

Smartt's 1-day P.A.C.E. Digital Marketing Training Course covers all the necessary fundamentals of successful digital marketing. One of our experienced instructors will take you through the Smartt P.A.C.E. Model - the same methodology our digital strategists use to deliver marketing results for our clients. You will learn how to generate the 6 different kinds of…

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Canadian Investor Conference

05/31/2015

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05/31/2015 Date: May 31, 2015 to June 1, 2015 Time: 08:30 to 05:00 Location: 1055 Canada Place

The Canadian Investor Conference, previously the World Resource Investment Conference will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre West. Three industries will come together for this 2-day event to cover RESOURCE, TECHNOLOGY and DIVERSIFIED investment opportunities. Companies in Mineral Exploration, Oil & Gas, LNG, Agriculture, Life Sciences, Energy Metals, Technology and Real Estate will exhibit.…

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LOCAL LEADERS Small Business Mixer with Vancouver Island Salt Co.

06/04/2015

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06/04/2015 Date: June 4, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 07:30 Location: 601 West Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1G1

Local Leaders is a monthly small business mixer, connecting entrepreneurs with thought leaders and each other. This series supports the goal of the Small Business Accord and features networking with 200+ BC entrepreneurs, drinks and inspiring discussion from the top CEOs and business leaders in the community. On June 4, 2015, join Small Business BC…

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2015 Young Entrepreneurs Symposium

06/04/2015

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06/04/2015 Date: June 4, 2015 Time: 12:00 to 06:00 Location: 138 Victory Ship Way, North Vancouver, BC V7L 0B1

Practical Ideas for Young Entrepreneurs The Young Entrepreneurs Symposium aims to provide young people (40 and under) in business with streetwise/practical ideas that they can immediately incorporate into their businesses. Y.E.S. Talks feature a selection of notable speakers, all with varied backgrounds, from the business community who all own active businesses and all advise business…

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Being Woman

06/06/2015

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06/06/2015 Date: June 6, 2015 Time: 09:30 to 04:30 Location: Canada

Being Woman is a one day urban retreat experience in West Vancouver for women ready to create their lives powerfully: women ready to dive deeper into their self-knowing and hear what their soul is whispering; women ready to embrace the power of the feminine and choose who they want to be for themselves, their families…

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Zajac Nights – A Year in a Night

06/06/2015

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06/06/2015 Date: June 6, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 01:00 Location: 837 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V6C 1B6

Guests will truly experience something extraordinary on June 6th, 2015 as the Mel Jr & Marty Zajac Foundation Young Professionals host the city’s most exciting philanthropic gala event at the Terminal City Club. This unique celebration will bring together hundreds of Vancouver’s emerging business executives and philanthropists from a broad range of industries. Enjoy a…

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Traction Conf

06/18/2015

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06/18/2015 Date: June 18, 2015 Time: 08:00 to 06:00 Location: 750 Pacific Boulevard, Vancouver, BC Canada

Traction Conf presented by Launch Academy and Boast Capital, to be held in Vancouver on June 17 and 18, promises to be Canada's largest gathering of growth experts who will teach startups distribution strategies and tactics to get, keep and grow customers at scale. Attendees will learn all things growth including Content Marketing, Analytics, Testing,…

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Lucky Lady IV Graduation Networking

06/19/2015

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06/19/2015 Date: June 19, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:00 Location: 645 Howe St

The first day of LLIV weekend is a networking/industry job fair for university graduates. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to network with new graduates or potentially introduce your company to an emerging talent pool to come out to!

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Building a Better Brain: Daily Habits That Can Keep You Sharper, Longer

06/22/2015

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06/22/2015 Date: June 22, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 08:30 Location: Central Branch (350 West Georgia, Alice MacKay Room, Lower Level)

The British Columbia Psychological Association in partnership with the Vancouver Public Library are proud to host a free workshop by Dr. Larissa Mead-Wescott Do you worry about memory loss, or not being able to 'keep up' with the younger generation? Changes in our thinking skills are thought of as a natural part of aging, however,…

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CSAE-BC 2015 Golf Tournament and Dinner

06/23/2015

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06/23/2015 Date: June 23, 2015 Time: 12:00 to 08:00 Location: 482 No 6 Rd, Richmond, BC V6W 1E2

The Canadian Society of Association Executives British Columbia Chapter invites you to the 2015 Golf Tournament and Dinner to be held on Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at the Country Meadows Golf Course in Richmond, BC. This annual event will be a fun day filled with networking, contests and a fantastic round of golf on a…

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2015 BCBusiness Top 100 Event

06/25/2015

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06/25/2015 Date: June 25, 2015 Time: 11:00 to 03:00 Location: 900 W Georgia St., Vancouver, BC, V6C 2W6

On June 25th, join Peter Legge as he continues his revealing and insightful interview series with British Columbia's business legends. From bus boy to BC Restaurant Hall of Famer, this year's special guest and founder and CEO of Cactus Club Cafe restaurants, Richard Jaffray, has turned his love of food and company into a West…

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Narcissism: Self-esteem, Self-confidence, Arrogance or More? Presented by Dr. Sandeep Atwal

06/29/2015

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06/29/2015 Date: June 29, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 08:30 Location: Central Branch (350 West Georgia, Alice MacKay Room, Lower Level)

The British Columbia Psychological Association in partnership with the Vancouver Public Library are proud to host a free workshop by Dr. Sandeep Atwal What exactly is narcissism? This presentation will help you: - Understand the difference between narcissism and Narcissistic Personality Disorder - Learn about the actual experience of narcissists - Explore causes of narcissism…

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2015 Summer Social

07/22/2015

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07/22/2015 Date: July 22, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:00 Location: 433 Robson Street, Vancouver BC

At the Board of Change we're becoming known for our great parties, and our summer social is no exception! Join us on July 22nd on the Garden Terrace at the Westin Grand, for great food, drinks, music and fun. This is a great opportunity to connect with other Board of Change members, local change makers,…

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The Study and Go Abroad Fair Fall 2015

10/06/2015

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10/06/2015 Date: October 6, 2015 Time: 02:00 to 06:00 Location: Downtown Vancouver

Canada’s largest international university and student travel expo is back! Meet with top-ranked universities from around the world to find out more about studying abroad for an undergraduate or postgraduate degree, certificate or diploma. Learn about admission requirements, scholarships, program options and exciting destinations. Visit the Travel Zone for Gap Year options, volunteering, internships, language…

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