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WTF do you do? Founder at GoatSocial

08/11/2015 - 12/31/1969

08/11/2015 - 12/31/1969 Date: August 11, 2015 to December 31, 1969 Time: 12:00 to 01:00 Location: #410 - 1110 Hamilton Street, Vancouver

Have you been in a situation when somebody mentions their job title and you go “WTF?” because it seems like its just a combination of interesting words? And then you go off wondering about their job and what exactly they do? WTF do you do? is a speaker series to uncover the mystery of such…

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eWomenNetwork “Accelerated Networking” Luncheon: Storytelling in Business – The Secret Psychology of Why People REALLY Refer You

08/13/2015

08/13/2015 Date: August 13, 2015 Time: 10:00 to 02:00 Location: 2001 Nanton Avenue Vancouver BC V6J 4A1

Carla Rieger talks about helping others refer you more often by putting your business information in story form. You will stand out from your competition! Most people make the mistake of just giving factual information. Yet, neuroscience studies show that as soon as you tell a story, people’s brains light up. Storytelling is one of…

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UBC MBA Cocktail Hour

08/13/2015

08/13/2015 Date: August 13, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 07:30 Location: 837 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V6C 1B6

Join and network with business professionals over cocktails, and gain insight into the Part-Time UBC MBA program. Get the answers to your questions, and find out how the MBA can help you fulfill your career goals. The 28-month Part-Time UBC MBA is designed for the working professional, covering the same content as the Full-Time MBA.…

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Free UX design Workshop

08/13/2015

08/13/2015 Date: August 13, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:00 Location: #410 1110 Hamilton Street

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. Find out more about the growing importance of design at companies, the design thinking methodology, and what UX Design looks like at companies building software.…

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ManTalks – The Power Of Giving

08/17/2015

08/17/2015 Date: August 17, 2015 Time: 06:30 to 09:00 Location: 5 East 8th Ave, Vancouver, BC, V5T 1R6

On August 17th, three game-changing leaders will take our stage to share their personal journeys of giving. They will each share how giving has transformed their life and how the practice of generosity expanded their relationship to generating financial freedom, abundance and greater fulfillment. Our speakers will provide insights and powerful perspectives on how to: The…

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WTF do you do? User Experience Specialist at Lululemon Athletica

08/18/2015

08/18/2015 Date: August 18, 2015 Time: 12:00 to 01:00 Location: #410 - 1110 Hamilton Street, Vancouver

Have you been in a situation when somebody mentions their job title and you go “WTF?” because it seems like its just a combination of interesting words? And then you go off wondering about their job and what is it exactly do they do? WTF do you do? is a speaker series to uncover the…

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How to Build a Social Media Marketing Plan in 7 Simple Steps

08/19/2015

08/19/2015 Date: August 19, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:00 Location: #410-1110 Hamilton Street

How do I prove the ROI of my digital marketing? What social media tactics will help me achieve my goals? Where should I even start? Answer these questions and more in Emily Taylor's back to basics crash course on how to build an actionable, accessible social media marketing plan. In seven simple steps, you will…

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Intro to Web Development Workshop hosted by Brainstation

08/20/2015

08/20/2015 Date: August 20, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 08:00 Location: #410 - 1110 Hamilton St., Vancouver, BC

Join us for our monthly Intro to Web Development workshop hosted at BrainStation HQ at King and Spadina. All workshops are intended for complete beginners; you'll learn the basics of HTML and CSS from our amazing educators and leave with your first website coded from scratch. You'll also learn more about BrainStation's upcoming courses, job…

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Lighthouse Labs – July Cohorts Demo Day (Web + iOS)

08/20/2015

08/20/2015 Date: August 20, 2015 Time: 18:00 to 20:00 Location: #300 - 128 W Hastings Ave, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Ticket Cost: Free To Register: https://www.picatic.com/DemoDayAug Demo Day is back! Come check out one of Vancouver's top tech events. Lighthouse Labs is one of Canada's top developer bootcamps. This event features its new grads who want to show off what they've learned to build in just 8 weeks! You can expect free food (if you're there in…

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WTF do you do? Growth Operations Manager at Bench Accounting

08/25/2015

08/25/2015 Date: August 25, 2015 Time: 12:00 to 01:00 Location: #410-1110 Hamilton Street

Have you been in a situation when somebody mentions their job title and you go “WTF?” because it seems like its just a combination of interesting words? And then you go off wondering about their job and what is it exactly do they do? WTF do you do? is a speaker series to uncover the…

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AIESEC UBC Presents: Meet the Recruiters

08/25/2015

08/25/2015 Date: August 25, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:30 Location: 180 W Georgia St, Vancouver, BC V6B 4P4

Ever wanted to build the perfect resume? This is your chance! AIESEC UBC is hosting Meet the Recruiters where you get the opportunity to network and connect with over 15 Human Resources professionals in the Marketing and Information Technology industries. Student delegates will be able to: 1) Gain insider’s knowledge on how to stand out…

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DigiBC Annual Summer BBQ!

08/27/2015

08/27/2015 Date: August 27, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:00 Location: 4334 Sanderson Way, Burnaby

The return of one of DigiBC's most popular social events! Come enjoy live music & delicious food while networking with fellow industry professionals from all of the digital industries of BC! We're holding our Summer BBQ at the Burnaby campus of Electronic Arts, BC's largest video games studio! Who's Welcome? If you work in new…

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Community & Social Networking at BrainStation HQ

08/27/2015

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08/27/2015 Date: August 27, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 07:30 Location: #410 - 1110 Hamilton St., Vancouver, BC

Please RSVP on our website: http://www.brainstation.io/event/community-social-2015819142820 Join us for an evening of drinks, food and networking with the community! Get to know our courses, teachers and students, and ask all the questions you have about BrainStation, because we will have all the answers! Cold beer, midweek snacks and good company awaits! Bring a friend and…

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Breakfast with UBC MBA

08/27/2015

08/27/2015 Date: August 27, 2015 Time: 07:30 to 09:00 Location: 837 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V6C 1B6

Join Daniel Mirkovic, President & CEO of Square One Insurance, and other business professionals at this special breakfast session. A former Part-time MBA student, Daniel was working at BCAA and saw him promoted to the role of Vice President, Insurance & Travel, before he decided to go into consulting, and eventually started Square One Insurance.…

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BrainStation Lunch & Learn | Energetic Brand Expander at Foodee

09/01/2015

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09/01/2015 Date: September 1, 2015 Time: 12:00 to 01:00 Location: #410 - 1110 Hamilton St., Vancouver, BC

Please RSVP on our website to reserve your spot: http://www.brainstation.io/event/lunch-learn-foodee-2015817163738 Have you been in a situation when somebody mentions their job title, but you can't figure out what actually do day-to-day. This is a speaker series aimed at uncovering the mystery of such job titles. Each Tuesday at noon we will host a speaker to…

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5 Tools Every Digital Marketer Needs & How To Use Them

09/02/2015

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09/02/2015 Date: September 2, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 08:00 Location: #410 - 1110 Hamilton St., Vancouver, BC

As digital marketing continues to grow and become a staple part of any business, it is important that you are aware exactly how to use it. Join us as we take you through the five essential tools you need to take your business to the next level. John Morton cut his teeth in digital strategy…

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UBC MBA Sample Class

09/09/2015

09/09/2015 Date: September 9, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 08:00 Location: Room 133, 2053 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z2

On September 9th, experience the part-time UBC MBA with a sample class taught by award-winning professor & Senior Associate Dean of the Robert H. Lee Graduate School, Darren Dahl, who will lead a case study on how organizations should approach highly competitive environments. Engage and learn with this interactive session, and hear from a Student…

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Networking for Introverts

09/10/2015

09/10/2015 Date: September 10, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 07:30 Location: 2900 - 550 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC

As an introvert, it can feel like the best plan for handling a networking event is to avoid it. Still, inevitably the instance where attendance is in your best interest or simply unavoidable is bound to occur. The good news is that, despite being out of your comfort zone, the networking environment is a setting…

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Call To Action Conference

09/13/2015 - 09/15/2015

09/13/2015 - 09/15/2015 Date: September 13, 2015 to September 15, 2015 Time: 08:30 to 07:00 Location: 1585 Johnston Street Vancouver, BC V6H 3R9

A one-track, action-packed two days of sessions from some of the best and brightest minds in the world of conversion rate optimization and online marketing. Don't expect a standard conference here. There will be a ton of non-stuffy networking opportunities sandwiched in between a ton of learning. Jam-packed with actionable & exciting content by expert…

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The Art of Leadership

09/14/2015

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09/14/2015 Date: September 14, 2015 Time: 08:30 to 05:00 Location: East Building - Ballroom ABC 999 Canada Place Vancouver, BC V6C 3C1

The Art of Leadership Conference - Vancouver Join British Columbia's top leaders at Canada’s leading leadership event – September 14th, 2015. The Art of Leadership conference brings world-renowned leaders and bestselling authors for a full day of cutting edge thinking and real world experience on today’s most critical leadership strategies. Connect with over 1,200 of…

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The QS World MBA Tour Vancouver – Free Entry for NiV!

09/14/2015

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09/14/2015 Date: September 14, 2015 Time: 03:30 to 09:00 Location: 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC V6C 3C1

You're invited to attend the world's best MBA event, taking place in Vancouver on Monday, September 14th. This event is your opportunity to speak face-to-face with admissions directors from the top local and international business schools, get advice on your MBA applications and essays, attend a GMAT presentation from GMAC (the creators of the exam)…

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Brian Jessel & Vancouver Magazine: M Power Speaker Series

09/14/2015

09/14/2015 Date: September 14, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 08:00 Location: 2311 Boundary Road, Vancouver BC V5M 4W5

Sometimes it’s just about being in the right room, at the right time, with the right people. Join us for a carefully curated guest list of this city’s curious minds, an engaging speaker panel, and good food and wine. Vancouver magazine’s M Power Speaker Series delivers a networking opportunity like no other in the city:…

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YWiB’s Beyond the Glass Ceiling: Women and Innovation

09/17/2015

09/17/2015 Date: September 17, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:00 Location: 1490 W Broadway #200 , Vancouver, BC V6H 4E8

YWiB Vancouver is proud to present our 2nd annual Beyond the Glass Ceiling, an inspirational panel of Vancouver businesswomen & networking event. With this year's theme Women and Innovation, we sit with four top-tier women who have grown their careers by approaching things innovatively in their respective industries, careers, and fields. Join us for an…

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IABC/BC Fall Networking Kick-off

09/17/2015

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09/17/2015 Date: September 17, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 08:30 Location: 1095 Mainland Street (Second Floor), Vancouver, BC

The number of hot beach days left this summer may be dwindling, but IABC/BC is just getting warmed up with our Fall Kick-Off! Join us on Thursday, September 17, at The Loft at Earls Yaletown to celebrate the official start of the new IABC/BC season. The 2015/2016 IABC/BC Board looks forward to welcoming you -…

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ORA Scents Kickstarter Launch Party

09/18/2015

09/18/2015 Date: September 18, 2015 Time: 18:30 to 21:30 Location: 128 W Hastings Street #210 Vancouver, BC

Organizing Group Group Name: ORA Scents Twitter Account Name: @ORAscents Twitter Topic Hashtag: Event Information We're launching on Kickstarter and we want YOU to be there! ORA Scents, supported by Venture Connection in partnership with Coast Capital Savings, is excited to invite you to join us for an exciting evening to celebrate this momentous occasion! ORA…

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Spark: An Outdoor Gala Benefiting Camp Goodtimes

09/19/2015

09/19/2015 Date: September 19, 2015 Time: 04:30 to 11:00 Location: 2 kilometres south of Squamish, BC directly off the “Sea to Sky Highway”, Provincial route 99

Join us atop the Sea to Sky Gondola on Mount Hubrich in Squamish, BC to celebrate the end of summer in style. Spark is a luxury, outdoor gala benefiting Camp Goodtimes, an unforgettable and empowering summer camp experience for kids living with cancer to attend with their families. Spark has all the glamorous aspects of…

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YUM Cookbook Launch

09/19/2015

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09/19/2015 Date: September 19, 2015 Time: 02:30 to 05:30 Location: 1550 West 33rd Avenue (at Granville Street)

YUM cookbook (gf/v/sf) launches September 19th. Please join in the celebration of conscious living at this festive community event that will be fun for the whole family. Booksigning, crafts, music, door prizes, demonstrations, food samples, non-profit organizations, dance lesson and party! $1.00 from each book sold at the launch and on the website (www.yumfoodforliving.com) will…

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Spark

09/19/2015

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09/19/2015 Date: September 19, 2015 Time: 04:30 to 11:00 Location: 36800 Highway 99, Squamish

Our fundraiser is called Spark and is an outdoor gala at the top of the Sea to Sky Gondola in Squamish on September 19th, 2015. Picture all the best of camp as you remember it from your childhood, combined with beautiful views and all the glamorous aspects of your favourite luxury gala. There will be…

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Being Woman

09/19/2015 - 09/20/2015

09/19/2015 - 09/20/2015 Date: September 19, 2015 to September 20, 2015 Time: 09:30 to 04:30 Location: West Vancouver

Being Women is an intimate one-day retreat for women who are ready to realize their full potential. This unique event gives you the tools required for continuous personal growth, success and abundance in every area of life. Especially designed for the solo-preneur and entrepreneur.

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Women’s Media Golf Classic

09/21/2015

09/21/2015 Date: September 21, 2015 Time: 11:00 to 09:00 Location: 3904 West 51st Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V6N 3W1

This September 21st, Wendy Lisogar-Cocchia will be hosting her 26th Annual Women’s Media Golf Classic tournament. All money raised will go towards the new Pacific Autism Family Centre in Richmond, BC. Already under construction, this state of the art facility will be a tremendous resource for all elements of care and education for those living…

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Road To Success

09/24/2015

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09/24/2015 Date: September 24, 2015 Time: 09:00 to 05:00 Location: 515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, V6B 5K3

“THE ROAD TO SUCCESS IS ALWAYS UNDER CONSTRUCTION” The Road to Success is a difficult path; there is always a price to pay. Sometimes you struggle, you don’t sleep, feel isolate with a million ideas running through your head. It’s exhausting. You have to have unlimited persistence, eternal optimism, incredible stubbornness and be fiercely independent.…

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Heart-Mind 2015: Human Connection in a Digital World

10/02/2015 - 10/03/2015

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10/02/2015 - 10/03/2015 Date: October 2, 2015 to October 3, 2015 Time: 08:30 to 04:30 Location: 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC

Heart-Mind 2015 will explore how technology is changing children’s social and emotional development, their relationships with peers and adults, and their Heart-Mind well-being. How do adults bridge the technological generation gap and embrace the digital lives our children are immersed in from the moment they are born? Learn from leading experts about the latest research, strategies…

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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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Vancouver Halloween Parade and Expo, Oct 15-18

10/15/2015 - 10/18/2015

10/15/2015 - 10/18/2015 Date: October 15, 2015 to October 18, 2015 Time: 12:00 to 08:00 Location: Vancouver, BC

Vancouver Halloween Parade and Expo is an annual festival of arts, cosplay, films, comics, anime, games, toys, costumes and makeup. The 2015 festival is back starting from Oct 15 Thursday to Oct 18 Sunday, with performing arts in theatres, exhibitions at PNE, and a grand Parade in downtown Vancouver. The festival of arts and fantasy…

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Vancouver Halloween Parade and Expo

10/15/2015 - 10/18/2015

10/15/2015 - 10/18/2015 Date: October 15, 2015 to October 18, 2015 Time: 12:00 to 09:00 Location: 2901 E Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V5K 5J1

Meet friends from arts, cosplay, films, comics and anime. Vancouver Halloween Parade and Expo is an annual festival starting from Oct 15 Thursday to Oct 18 Sunday, with performing arts at Tom Lee Music Hall, exhibitions at PNE, and a grand Parade in downtown Vancouver. The festival of arts and fantasy is for the general…

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How to Become a Better Manager of People

10/26/2015 - 10/28/2015

10/26/2015 - 10/28/2015 Date: October 26, 2015 to October 28, 2015 Time: 09:00 to 04:00 Location: 1128 West Hastings

CPMS Fall 2015 Management Skills Program "How to Become a Better Manager of People" Whether you have been recently promoted or have managed for a number of years, there is always room for improvement. Retooling is constantly required if you want to continue to succeed and to advance in your career. This is even more…

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