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Leaning In for Someone Else: Meaningful Mentoring

02/24/2015

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02/24/2015 Date: February 24, 2015 Time: 17:00 to 19:30 Location: 2900 - 550 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC

Very few achieve positions of leadership or career success without support and championship from those who have gone before us. It is often noted that true leaders – those who are invested in the success of others around them – lift as they climb. For women, finding a good mentor can sometimes be challenging. Offering…

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High-Tech, Growing The Marijuana Industry

02/24/2015

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02/24/2015 Date: February 24, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 08:30 Location: 1181 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 3M7

Our panel will share their thoughts and experiences, discuss emerging trends and how the Vancouver tech scene can interface with the fast growing medical marijuana industry. Moderated by James Wells, Vice-President at Chrysalix Energy Venture Capital, the panel includes: Former B.C. Premier, Mike Harcourt, Chairman at True Leaf Jonathan Page, President & Chief Scientific Officer…

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The Pacific Club Presents: David Bentall at the Vancouver Club

02/25/2015

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02/25/2015 Date: February 25, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:00 Location: 915 w Hastings, Vancouver

Join us Wednesday, February 25th to hear from David Bentall, graduate of both UBC Commerce and Harvard Business School, former President and CEO of Dominion Construction, founder of Next Step Advisors Inc., and a champion water-skier. David will be sharing with us his rise to the pinnacle of real estate development, his storied history with…

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The Study and Go Abroad Fair Spring 2015

02/25/2015

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02/25/2015 Date: February 25, 2015 Time: 02:00 to 06:00 Location: Vancouver Convention Centre 999 Canada Place

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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Workshop: Attracting, Motivating & Retaining Talent

02/25/2015

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02/25/2015 Date: February 25, 2015 Time: 01:00 to 05:00 Location: 101-887 Great Northern Way Vancouver, BC V5T 4T5 Canada

On Wednesday, February 25th, learn the secrets you need to know for attracting, motivating and retaining top talent, from the experts at Right Management and Gowlings. This one workshop features two distinct streams, covering everything from the hiring process to the legal implications onboarding new employees. - Lisa Ryan, Right Management, presents "Finders Keepers", and…

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SMCC Vancouver Education Event – Cause Marketing

02/26/2015

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02/26/2015 Date: February 26, 2015 Time: 17:30 to 20:30 Location: 957 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC

A tangible example of success in Cause Marketing. With $67.5 million committed for mental health initiatives, Bell Canada's Let’s Talk program has supported hundreds of mental health initiatives across Canada. Join SMCC Vancouver on February 26th for a presentation on Bell's groundbreaking cause program with Loring Phinney, Vice President, Corporate Marketing at Bell Canada.

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Connect Now North Vancouver Lunch

02/27/2015

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02/27/2015 Date: February 27, 2015 Time: 11:00 to 01:30 Location: 1970 Spicer Rd North Vancouver

Connect Now is the place to get connected! It’s the place to get inspired and be inspiring! Connect Now offers opportunities for meeting other professionals and business owners through live meetups, and professional development events, and online business networking. It’s a new type of business networking where you can really build valuable relationships and connections,…

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Confidence: Discover Life’s Endless Possibilities – An Interactive Workshop

02/28/2015

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02/28/2015 Date: February 28, 2015 Time: 10:00 to 14:00 Location: 1133 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6E 3T3

What does having confidence mean to you? Join Young Women in Business on Saturday, February 28 for CONFIDENCE - From this Day Forward Discover Life's Endless Possibilities. Confidence impacts the way we present ourselves, our self-esteem, and a lack of confidence can inhibit us from taking that "next step” in our professional lives. Gain the…

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03/03/2015

03/03/2015 Date: March 3, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 08:00 Location: 101 - 887 Great Northern Way, Vancouver, BC V5T 4T5

What does it take to be an entrepreneur? How do ordinary people start from nothing to create extraordinary companies? What advice would they share about their journey and lessons learned? Those questions and more will be answered on March 3rd during six:forty. As the only tech event of its kind, six:forty is not about company…

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GET IT UP: Your Energy, Productivity & Sex-drive, with Carmen Dunn

03/04/2015

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03/04/2015 Date: March 4, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 09:00 Location: Suite 210 – 1737 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC

If you’ve ever found yourself procrastinating at work, having difficulty focusing or remembering and fantasized more about sleeping then you know what, then this event is for you! Success at work is based on two things: a killer mindset and excellent nutrition. If you’re not fuelling your awesome body with the right nutrients, how do…

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2015 Influential Women in Business Awards

03/04/2015

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03/04/2015 Date: March 4, 2015 Time: 11:30 to 02:00 Location: 900 Canada Pl.

Business in Vancouver is once again recognizing BC's most outstanding business women in private or public sector companies. Honourees have risen through the ranks to become senior executives or entrepreneurs. Through corporate board placements they help influence and shape policy at some of Canada's largest companies. This year's honourees include Carolyn Cross, Chairman and CEO,…

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Small Business Council Success Series – Creating a Remarkable Brand

03/04/2015

03/04/2015 Date: March 4, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 07:00 Location: 1180 West Hastings St, Vancouver

A brand is far more than aesthetics. A commitment to brand is a commitment to design-thinking. Companies with this focus tend to perform better than their counterparts. Marketing and promotional activity can lead to temporary lift in awareness and sales, but when coupled with a strong brand identity, the effects of marketing activities are cumulative…

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Odlum Brown presents The Sound of Mumbai — A Musical

03/05/2015

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03/05/2015 Date: March 5, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 08:30 Location: 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver

Join us for a VIP reception with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra's Maestro Bramwell Tovey followed by the inspiring documentary The Sound of Mumbai — A Musical. All proceeds from the event will support Room to Read's education projects in India. Tickets $15 | Adult Film Screening $10 | Student Film Screening $35 | VIP Reception…

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GrapeJuice Wine Auction benefiting Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland

03/05/2015

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03/05/2015 Date: March 5, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 08:30 Location: 1788 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6J 3H1

Don’t miss the 8th annual Grape Juice Wine Auction For Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland. Pick up some rare wine finds and network with the 300 business professionals attending the event; all the while raising much needed funds for the mentoring programs of Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland. This exclusive event will feature…

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Modern Women Networking at Wear Else Fashion

03/05/2015

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03/05/2015 Date: March 5, 2015 Time: 06:30 to 09:00 Location: 2360 West 4th Avenue

Business in Heels is excited to announce their next event that is being held at the boutique clothing store, Wear Else. This trendy clothing store is THE place to shop for Vancouver's modern woman. The Business in Heels networking concept is simple – attract the right women, put them in the right space, and allow…

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Vancouver Web Fest

03/06/2015 - 03/08/2015

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03/06/2015 - 03/08/2015 Date: March 6, 2015 to March 8, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 11:30 Location: 1218 Cartwright St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3R8

Canada’s first web festival will be celebrating their second annual international event from March 6th to 8th, 2015. The Vancouver Web Fest (VWF) celebrates the progressive evolution of entertainment and programming created exclusively for the Internet. This uniquely diverse festival is the first of its kind in Canada. VWF will bring together International and Canadian…

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International Women’s Day Conference 2015: Make It Happen

03/07/2015

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03/07/2015 Date: March 7, 2015 Time: 09:00 to 05:00 Location: 1133 West Hastings Street

Join YWiB SFU on March 7 to celebrate International Women's Day. We will be hosting a professional development conference which aims to inspire and equip emerging female leaders to achieve success in their own terms. It is a great opportunity to hear from keynote speakers, develop skills, and network with industry professionals. Some topics covered…

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Lifecycle Marketing Secrets Of Infusionsoft, with Kyle Robinson

03/09/2015

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03/09/2015 Date: March 9, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 09:00 Location: Suite 210 – 1737 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC

Discover how the leading top online marketing expert’s are tapping into $10,000 of extra sales that is left on the table with their prospects and existing customers. Their secret is applying simple but effective lifecycle marketing strategy. If you want to increase your sales and spend less time in your business you don’t want to…

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St. Paddy’s Day at the Parlour

03/12/2015

03/12/2015 Date: March 12, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 08:00 Location: 1011 Hamilton Street, Vancouver BC

Mark your calendars for YES! Vancouver’s first ever St. Patrick’s Day networking event! Join us at The Parlour in Yaletown on March 12th as we paint the evening green and enjoy pizza, appetizers, and a $5 green beer special from The Parlour, as well as samples from Diabolica Wines. Think you have the luck of…

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eWomenNetwork “Accelerated Networking” Dinner: Make Money With Your Message

03/12/2015

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03/12/2015 Date: March 12, 2015 Time: 17:00 to 20:00 Location: 1755 Davie St Vancouver BC V6G 1W5

As an entrepreneur, Karen McGregor knows first hand how powerful speaking can be in creating more sales and attracting ideal clients. She will offer some of the gems of her expertise so that you can put these strategies into practice for yourself, and experience big results.

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SHOULDERS OF TITANS: Meet The Man Behind The $360-Million Dollar Trump Tower Vancouver Project

03/12/2015

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03/12/2015 Date: March 12, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:00 Location: 915 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 1C6

FHS EVENTS is proud to be a Promotional Partner for this special event. Vancouver Business Network & Vancouver Entrepreneurs Group present SHOULDERS OF TITANS: Meet The Man Behind The $360-Million Dollar Trump Tower Vancouver Project SCHEDULE: 6:00 – 6:30 pm - Registration & Check In 6:30 – 7:00 pm - Casual Networking 7:00 – 7:15…

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03/13/2015 - 03/15/2015

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03/13/2015 - 03/15/2015 Date: March 13, 2015 to March 15, 2015 Time: 04:30 to 06:00 Location: 2332 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4

StartupStorm will be hosting North West's biggest hackathon. A hackathon is basically an event where people involved in software development (e.g. computer programmers, graphic designers, interface designers, and project managers) collaborate on software/hardware projects. Most hackathons are intended simply for educational or social purposes.

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What If…? 360 – Vancouver

03/14/2015 - 03/15/2015

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03/14/2015 - 03/15/2015 Date: March 14, 2015 to March 15, 2015 Time: 08:00 Location: 777 Columbia Street, New Westminster

Breaking the Norm of Business & Leadership Conferences! The What If…? 360 Experience is an incredibly engaging event that places attendees & speakers on a level playing field. Through constructive dialogue - it gives the audience an awesome opportunity to discuss, challenge or align themselves with thought provoking statements. Personal perspectives and stories being shared…

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BCCR Annual General Meeting

03/16/2015

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03/16/2015 Date: March 16, 2015 Time: 11:30 to 01:30 Location: 837 West Hastings St, Vancouver

Keynote Speaker: Mayor Greg Moore City of Port Coquitlam The Metro Vancouver Transportation and Transit Referendum. Is it a good funding strategy? Metro Vancouver residents will be asked to vote on a 0.5% increase to the Provincial Sales Tax, to be called the Metro Vancouver Congestion Improvement Tax, in the upcoming Metro Vancouver Transportation and…

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4 Ways To Get Your Business Seen By 30,000+ Targeted Readers, with Baila Lazarus

03/16/2015

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03/16/2015 Date: March 16, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 09:00 Location: Suite 210 – 1737 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC

Imagine how many more people would buy your product or service if you were seen as an expert in respected business publications, news programs and online channels. What if one hour of your time - or less! - could get you in front of thousands of people exactly in the market you're looking for? Baila…

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Successful Sales Strategies for the Non-Salesperson

03/17/2015

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03/17/2015 Date: March 17, 2015 Time: 09:00 to 11:00 Location: 409 Granville St, Suite #1208 Vancouver, BC

Successful Sales Strategies for the Non-Salesperson, with guest presenter Shannon Ward, CEO OnTrack Media Sales is the most critical business skill that every business person needs. Whether it's a formal sales meeting with your next big client, an investor pitch to get your new idea off the ground or making the case for that big…

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Spring Soirée 2015

03/18/2015

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03/18/2015 Date: March 18, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:00 Location: 655 Burrard St., Vancouver

SFU Human Resources Students Association (HRSA) will be holding its fourth annual stand-up professional networking event → Spring Soirée. The evening will feature three keynote speakers who will deliver their focus on change management from both professional and personal standpoints; each distinguished speaker will be sharing their insights and experiences to enlighten students on how…

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Networking Event at Digital Fluency

03/18/2015

03/18/2015 Date: March 18, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 07:30 Location: 200 - 92 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver

An evening to network yourself and your business, while meeting new people and listening to the success stories of our guest speakers including Daniel Frankel of Daniel Group most well known for the successful Tap and Barrel locations and Paul Brassard, the founder of Digital Fluency and co-founder of startups, BrickClick and Elevator.

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GCCBC March Spring Showcase Party

03/19/2015

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03/19/2015 Date: March 19, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 08:00 Location: #210 - 128 West Hastings Street

The GCCBC is welcoming Spring 2015 with an exciting and fun showcase bash, a tradeshow for sustainable companies. This will be a great opportunity to introduce your products & services to like-minded individuals who support sustainable businesses and products. Thursday, March 19th, 2015 Time: 5:30pm – 8:00pm HiVE Vancouver #210 - 128 West Hastings Street…

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10 Ways To Grow Your Business On Facebook, with Matt Astifan

03/23/2015

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03/23/2015 Date: March 23, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 09:00 Location: Suite 210 – 1737 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC

Facebook has continued to be the reigning champ of social media networks, as the #1 spot where people connect and share online. More than just a meeting place for friends, Facebook is venue for businesses to market their products and services through interaction with prospects and customers. . Clearly, Facebook has become a key marketing…

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Building Your Empire: Networking for the Ambitious with Moses Znaimer, Media Pioneer & Owner, ZoomerMedia

03/23/2015

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03/23/2015 Date: March 23, 2015 Time: 04:00 to 05:30 Location: 51 East Pender Street

About THE ART OF WAR Series: Playing with the theses in Sun Tzu’s book on military strategy, we engage prominent business leaders in conversation around how they have successfully (and unsuccessfully) used these tactics. We also dig deep into the raw, emotional side of leadership, exploring how each have worked through their own vulnerabilities, fears…

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The Evolution of Cleantech; Brown to Green

03/24/2015

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03/24/2015 Date: March 24, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 08:30 Location: 1181 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 3M7

Join us as we look at the evolution of Cleantech; Brown to Green. We'll discuss how the resource sectors can provide big opportunities for Research & Development and collaboration for Clean Technology innovation. The event is brought to you in partnership with NSERC (Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council of Canada). Moderated by Neil Huff,…

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Effective & Efficient Social Media for the Mom CEO

03/24/2015

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03/24/2015 Date: March 24, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 09:00 Location: 1737 West 3rd Avenue #210 Vancouver, BC V6J 3H2 Canada

Mom CEO Academy Vancouver is proud to present Crystal Allen for our March workshop focusing on Effective Social Media Strategies! As any mom entrepreneur will tell you, there are never enough hours in a day, the to-do list is never complete and sometimes you just have to step away from the computer. With the million…

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SME Strategy Spring Mingler

03/25/2015

03/25/2015 Date: March 25, 2015 Time: 05:30 to 08:00 Location: Canada

Take a load off and mingle with some awesome entrepreneurs and business owners. Have food, have drink, have a great time. We've booked out the back room at Yaggers for our quarterly mingler event. Come out and meet some great people, have some great conversations and make some great friends. Tickets include a drink and…

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Business Excellence Series: Corporate Fraud

03/25/2015

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03/25/2015 Date: March 25, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 10:00 Location: 999 Canada Place

Estimates show that close to $3 billion is lost by Canadian businesses annually through corporate fraud. At BES Corporate Fraud, experts will discuss common warning signs and how you can protect your business from external and internal threats.

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Access MBA Tour: The World’s Top Business Schools in Vancouver

03/26/2015

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03/26/2015 Date: March 26, 2015 Time: 16:30 to 21:30 Location: 1128 West Hastings Street, Vancouver

The Access MBA Tour hits the road with the World’s Top Canadian and International Business Schools in Vancouver on March 26, 2015 from 4:30pm to 9:30pm at the Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel: 1128 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6E 4R5, Canada. Each participant will benefit from: • One-to-One* meetings with MBA Admissions Directors •…

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Canadian Internet Marketing Conference

03/28/2015 - 03/29/2015

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03/28/2015 - 03/29/2015 Date: March 28, 2015 to March 29, 2015 Time: 08:30 to 05:00 Location: 3200 University Boulevard Squamish, BC . Canada . V8B 0N8

Leave the city behind and come join us in the beautiful mountain town of Squamish, BC for two days of inspirational talks on Internet Marketing. Get inspired and learn from industry leaders within digital marketing. Leave refreshed and full of action points for your business. Over 40 World-Class speakers, $10,000 Dragon Den style contest, workshops,…

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Healthy Family Expo featuring Bobs & LoLo!

03/29/2015

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03/29/2015 Date: March 29, 2015 Time: 10:00 to 05:00 Location: 999 Canada Place Way, Vancouver, BC,

Looking for small steps and simple solutions to healthier, more active, eco-friendly living? Come and check out the Healthy Family Expo, with over 100 exhibitors and lots to do for all ages. Sample tasty treats in the Whole Foods Market Zone; take a Toyota hybrid vehicle for a test-drive; shop for fabulous eco-products; and enter…

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How I Got 100+ New Subscribers From 1 LinkedIn Article, with Nicola Fairwather

03/30/2015

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03/30/2015 Date: March 30, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 09:00 Location: Suite 210 – 1737 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC

You have heard that people are using LinkedIn as a channel through which to generate marketing qualified leads, you just are not sure how. Nicola will teach you how, what and where to publish on LinkedIn to ensure the most views by your target market. LinkedIn is second to none as a location where you…

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Low Pay? No Way!

04/01/2015

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04/01/2015 Date: April 1, 2015 Time: 06:30 to 09:00 Location: 1100 Granville Street Vancouver, BC V6Z 2B6

Develop Your Personal Brand: Increase Your Opportunity for a Higher Pay Taiwan Association for Future Leaders (TAFL) will be holding its second sit and dine workshop seminar: Low Pay? No Way! This workshop seminar is set to focus on more of an industry-related topic, and is opened to University Students, New Graduates, and Entry-Level Business…

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Achieve Company Growth Through Revolutionary Rule

04/01/2015

04/01/2015 Date: April 1, 2015 Time: 07:00 to 09:00 Location: 791 West Georgia Street

Have you heard of the Wallet Allocation Rule? It’s a proven way to successfully win the battle for share of customers’ hearts, minds, and wallets. This innovative approach has been called “groundbreaking”, “the missing link” and “the next big thing”. Want to find out what all the fuss is about? We do too. So we’re…

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eCommerce and Video Games: Microtransactions, Gamification and Monetization

04/09/2015

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04/09/2015 Date: April 9, 2015 Time: 06:30 to 09:00 Location: #300 - 948 Homer St, Vancouver, BC

Whether you’re into video games or not, you can't ignore the size and growth of the industry. In last year alone, the gaming industry saw over $63 billion dollars in revenue, and trends suggest that there is nowhere to go but up for the future. From indie game shops to world renowned game distributors and…

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GradusOne x Technology Panel at BCTIA

04/09/2015

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04/09/2015 Date: April 9, 2015 Time: 06:00 to 09:00 Location: 887 Great Northern Way, Vancouver, BC Canada

Interested in Vancouver's booming Tech industry? Not sure where to begin or even the potential careers available? Join GradusOne on Thursday April 9th at the BCTIA Headquarters and hear how Vancouver's Tech Practitioners navigate an industry that is increasingly competitive and constantly evolving. Learn how and why they entered the Tech sector and what motivated…

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Find Your Goal’d

04/11/2015

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04/11/2015 Date: April 11, 2015 Time: 01:00 to 03:00 Location: 810 Quayside Dr, New Westminster, BC V3M 6B9

Let's dig deep and find your goal'd! You know you want to achieve big things and live an epic life, but are uncertain how to get there? This one-day workshop will provide space to explore your values, connect to your authentic voice and dig into goals that light you up. You'll walk away with clarity…

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6th Annual eWomenNetwork Vancouver Success Summit

04/14/2015

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04/14/2015 Date: April 14, 2015 Time: 11:30 to 03:00 Location: 2001 Nanton Avenue, Vancouver BC V6J 4A1

“Super Size Your Success” is the theme of the 6th annual Women’s Success Summit, hosted by the Vancouver Chapter of eWomenNetwork. Sandra Yancey, Founder and CEO of eWomenNetwork, will demystify five fundamentals that all entrepreneurs need to know that can change the course of your business and put you on path for super-sized success.

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Mobile Breakfast Series: Is Mobile Commerce the Next Trillion Dollar Industry?

04/14/2015

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04/14/2015 Date: April 14, 2015 Time: 07:30 to 11:00 Location: 655 Burrard Street - 34th Floor, Grouse Room

Is mobile commerce the next trillion dollar industry? In 2014, mobile commerce generated billions of dollars in revenue. Mobile commerce already accounts for over 12% of the digital commerce in the US. This is the revenue that didn't exist a few years ago. We will talk to executives who are driving mobile commerce and who…

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The Arts Agenda 2015: Capture the Media’s Attention – How to Craft the Perfect Pitch

04/16/2015

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04/16/2015 Date: April 16, 2015 Time: 04:00 to 06:00 Location: 202 - 1715 Cook Street

THE ARTS AGENDA 2015: CAPTURE THE MEDIA’S ATTENTION – HOW TO CRAFT THE PERFECT PITCH Laura Murray Public Relations presents the second installment of the popular workshop series The Arts Agenda - designed to equip working artists and emerging arts marketers with specialized industry skills. Capture the Media’s Attention – How to Craft the Perfect…

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Shop Until You Drop to support the kids!

04/22/2015

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04/22/2015 Date: April 22, 2015 Time: 05:00 to 08:00 Location: 1 Athletes Way Vancouver, BC V5Y 0B1

Ladies night out — an evening of fashion, shopping, hors d'oeuvres (sponsored by JOEY Restaurants) and wine! Join CKNW Orphans' Fund and Distinctive Women Magazine: 'Shop For The Kids' and help us support children with special needs and their families in British Columbia. This ladies night out will consist of: - Shopping – Brand new…

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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 opportunity to get inspired, informed and poised for success by Dragons. Doors…

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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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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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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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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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