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Upcoming events in December

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Booze & Branding: A LUSH Networking Event

09/25/2014

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09/25/2014 Date: September 25, 2014 Time: - 08:00 Location: Vancouver, BC Canada

Booze and Branding LUSH Networking event - September 25th from 6-8pm at our beautiful NEW Vancouver HQ. Are you in the marketing, PR, communication, e-comms industry with best practices to share and are open to learning some new ones! Come and meet the LUSH Brand Communications Team! If you have any questions about this event…

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iQmetrix Open House – Software Development Meetup

09/25/2014

09/25/2014 Date: September 25, 2014 Time: - 07:30 Location: #1210 - 250 Howe St. Vancouver, BC V6C 3R8

Come to our open house and learn more about one of the country's most exciting software companies, recently named a Top 50 Small & Medium Employer in Canada for the 5th consecutive year. We're currently recruiting to fill a number of positions (Android Developer, ASP.NET Web Developer, Dev Ops, and more), but you're welcome to…

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XPOCITY VANCOUVER by The Socialettes

09/25/2014

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09/25/2014 Date: September 25, 2014 Time: - 10:00 Location: 791 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 2T4

Shop. Socialize. Experience. FHS EVENTS is proud to support the inaugural XpoCity Vancouver by the Socialettes: The Ultimate Shopping Experience For The Vancouver Woman! SOCIALETTES SOCIAL – Four Seasons Ballroom Foyer 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM | Vancouver Business Women's Networking Session 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM | Book Signing, Megan Williams, Our Interrupted Fairytale…

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Men Have Eating Disorders Too

09/25/2014

09/25/2014 Date: September 25, 2014 Time: - 10:00 Location: 3102 Main Street

An eating disorder is an extremely secretive disease, and is stereotypically unheard of in the male population. However, males are increasingly feeling the pressure to attain the ‘perfect’ body. We want to shed some light on this issue, and raise much needed funds in our second annual fundraiser, ‘Men have Eating Disorders Too.’ This year’s…

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Fall Networking Event

09/25/2014

09/25/2014 Date: September 25, 2014 Time: - 19:30 Location: Canada

Mingle and network with women in Vancouver's technology community and learn about our chapter events. Be sure to bring your business card for door prizes. We look forward to seeing you to kick off the fall season!

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Steve Harvey Live

09/26/2014

09/26/2014 Date: September 26, 2014 Time: - 09:00 Location: 999 Canada Place

Don't miss out on the Exclusive Canadian Steve Harvey tour in Toronto, London and Vancouver.   Inspired by his 2 Time Emmy Awards and New York's #1 Best Seller Book 'Act Like A Lady, Think Like A Man', Steve Harvey will be sharing insights and getting personal around the topic of male/ female coexistence; what…

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Leading Moms 2014

09/26/2014

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09/26/2014 Date: September 26, 2014 Time: - 12:30 Location: 1455 Quebec St, Vancouver, BC V6A 3Z7

From media to health, arts and business, Leading Moms is a half-day inspirational event for moms by extraordinary moms. This third annual event runs Friday, September 26, 2014 at 8.30 am at Science World, in Vancouver. In addition to a leadership breakfast for mingling with other influential moms speaking at the event, there will be…

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SIlver Jubilee: 25th Annual Women’s Media Golf Classic

09/26/2014

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09/26/2014 Date: September 26, 2014 Time: - 09:00 Location: 3904 51st Avenue West, Vancouver, BC, V6N3W1

Date:September 26, 2014 to September 26, 2014 Time: 09:30 AM to 09:00 PM Location:3904 51st Avenue W, Vancouver, BC, V6N3W1 Ticket Cost: $250.00 Registration Link: http://www.gifttool.com/registrar/ShowEventDetails?ID=2066&EID=17426 Organizing Group Group Name: Pacific Autism Family Centre Twitter Account Name: @pacificautism Twitter Topic Hashtag: wmgc Event Information Are you a fun loving female who considers the great outdoors…

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Simply Woman Retreat with Crystal Andrus

09/26/2014 - 09/27/2014

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09/26/2014 - 09/27/2014 Date: September 26, 2014 - September 27, 2014 Time: - 06:00 Location: 300-999 Canada Place, Vancouver British Columbia V6C 3B5 Canada

Held at the gorgeous Pan Pacific Hotel in the heart of Vancouver, the Simply Woman Retreat with Crystal Andrus is an experience of profound healing and self-discovery—in an environment of complete safety and love. Many women leave saying they have never experienced this kind of support, non-judgment, compassion, and sisterhood at a women’s only event. Join…

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Study and Go Abroad Fair

09/27/2014

09/27/2014 Date: September 27, 2014 Time: - 17:00 Location: East Ballroom at Convention Level Vancouver Convention Centre 999 Canada Place

Date:September 27, 2014 to September 27, 2014 Time: 12:00 PM to 05:00 PM Location:East Ballroom at Convention Level Vancouver Convention Centre 999 Canada Place Ticket Cost: Free Admission Registration Link: http://www.studyandgoabroad.com Organizing Group Group Name: Study and Go Abroad Fairs Twitter Account Name: @studygoabroad Twitter Topic Hashtag: Event Information Canada’s largest international university and student…

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Power, Leadership and Money – Can We Talk?

09/27/2014

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09/27/2014 Date: September 27, 2014 Time: - 12:30 Location: 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver

How can we conquer misunderstandings, overcome fear and learn strategies for moving our financial lives and goals forward? Join us for a provocative conversation with renowned financial advisor, author and speaker, Tracy Theemes. Tracy will illuminate, inspire and motivate, while bringing women’s minds together in a fun and stirring dialogue.

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ROCK YOUR LIFE Success Session Vancouver

09/27/2014

09/27/2014 Date: September 27, 2014 Time: - 16:00 Location: 1737 W 3rd Ave #210, Vancouver, BC V6J 1K7

ROCK YOUR LIFE is coming to Vancouver. I’m travelling around the country sharing some serious #YESYOUCAN energy + powerful life strategies for YOU to finally create what you want. While every ROCK YOUR LIFE Success Session is unique my signature Soul-Centered Success foundations are always included: techniques to ignite your passion strategies to live your…

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#EmbraceVancouver with Taryn Brumfitt

09/30/2014

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09/30/2014 Date: September 30, 2014 Time: - 10:00 Location: 1412 Cartwright Street (next to the Kids Market in Granville Island)

Creator of The Body Image Movement, Taryn's message of "body lovin' " has now reached over 100 million people around the world. She's appeared on Good Morning America, graced the cover of Health & Fitness and raised over $330,000 on Kickstarter backed by Rosie O'Donnell, Ashton Kutcher, Amanda de Cadenet and 10,000+ more inspired people.…

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Kitchen Party! “Put Your Best Face Forward for Small Biz Month”

09/30/2014

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09/30/2014 Date: September 30, 2014 Time: - 08:30 Location: 7595 Lowland Drive, Burnaby BC

"Men do business in the boardroom, but women know that the 'real' business happens in the kitchen." ~ CK TCWA is excited to invite you to our "Kitchen Party" Series of events! The Connected Woman Kitchen Party is for women of all ages and stages, entrepreneurs and business owners tired of conventional networking pitches, events…

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CEO Breakfast Series with Simi Sara – Shahrzad Rafati, BroadbandTV

09/30/2014

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09/30/2014 Date: September 30, 2014 Time: - 08:30 Location: Canada

CKNW & FortisBC present The Chief Executives series featuring Simi Sara, one-on-one with BC's Top CEO's, delving into how they achieved success, what lessons they have learned along the way and what they envision for the future of their industries. The exclusive breakfast event will once again be hosted at the Beedie School of Business,…

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Learning First Impressions

09/30/2014

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09/30/2014 Date: September 30, 2014 Time: - 07:00 Location: Online

In today’s competitive world, it’s more important than ever for companies, their executives and employees to maximize their personal impact by leaving a positive impression. All industries benefit from having proper business etiquette, as it boosts confidence and makes communication more effective. However, there are challenges to keeping relevant with modern day etiquette. In this…

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Vancouver – The Art of Leadership Conference

09/30/2014

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09/30/2014 Date: September 30, 2014 Time: - 17:00 Location: The Centre
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Join us for Canada’s top Leadership event returning this September 30th, 2014. The Art of Leadership brings world-renowned leaders and international bestselling authors for a full day of cutting edge thinking and real-world experience on today’s most critical leadership issues. Connect with over 1,500 of Vancouver’s most notable professionals and learn from: Rudy Giuliani –…

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YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Nomination Information Session

10/01/2014

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10/01/2014 Date: October 1, 2014 Time: - 07:30 Location: Canada

Consider nominating a woman or organization who inspires you! Recognized nationally, YWCA Metro Vancouver is proud to host its 32nd annual Women of Distinction Awards in support of its 50 programs and services that help women, children, youth and their families. While recognizing women and organizations that are outstanding in our community, as the YWCA's…

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Business Excellence Series Breakfast: Money & Finance

10/02/2014

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10/02/2014 Date: October 2, 2014 Time: - 10:30 Location: 999 Canada Pl. Way, Vancouver, BC

Startup funding, incubators, financial institutions, angel investors and family members’ pockets – these are just a few areas where businesses source cash. But everyone knows purse strings are being pulled tight. What are the options available – and at what stage of the business? Each phase of a company’s growth require a different strategy. In…

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Shimmy Showdown

10/02/2014

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10/02/2014 Date: October 2, 2014 Time: - 22:00 Location: Vancouver, BC,

Join us for Vancouver’s Bellydance event of the year: Shimmy Showdown. Come and enjoy this show featuring amazing talent, a fabulous selection of silent auction items, a raffle, and a 50/50 draw! All proceeds will support women and children survivors of domestic violence staying at the Dixon Transition House. Tickets are $25.00 or $30.00 at…

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Care For Cancer Charity Gala

10/02/2014

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10/02/2014 Date: October 2, 2014 Time: 06:30 Location: 1128 W Georgia St, Vancouver, BC V6E 0A8

Care For Cancer Charity Gala - Shangri-La Hotel We invite you to join us on Thursday October 2nd at Shangri-La Hotel Vancouver for an unforgettable evening focusing on the mountains we climb. There will be entertainment, food and drink, and fundraising activities such as prayer flags, wine wall, signature cocktail, raffle and auction for fabulous prizes.…

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Intriguing Introductions Workshop

10/02/2014

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10/02/2014 Date: October 2, 2014 Time: - 11:30 Location: 145 West 1st Street, North Vancouver, BC

Do networking events have you tongue-tied? Does the question "What do you do?" have you stammering a reply? To set yourself apart from your competition, you need to be heard above the 'noise' of everyone else. You want to be able to communicate your value in a way that gets noticed AND remembered. If you…

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Intrapreneurship: Innovate From Within

10/07/2014

10/07/2014 Date: October 7, 2014 Time: - 09:00 AM Location: 837 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6C 1B6 Canada

Date:October 7, 2014 to October 7, 2014 Time: 07:00 AM to 09:00 AM Location:837 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6C 1B6 Canada Ticket Cost: Member - $65.00; Non-Member - $82.00 Registration Link: https://www.wxnetwork.com/events-2/?ee=113&s2-ssl=yes Organizing Group Group Name: Women's Executive Network Twitter Account Name: @WXN Twitter Topic Hashtag: WXN Event Information Any CEO can tell you…

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CEO Breakfast Series with Simi Sara and Kari Yuers of Kryton International

10/07/2014

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10/07/2014 Date: October 7, 2014 Time: - 08:30 Location: Canada

CKNW & FortisBC present The Chief Executives series featuring Simi Sara, one-on-one with BC's Top CEO's, delving into how they achieved success, what lessons they have learned along the way and what they envision for the future of their industries. The exclusive breakfast event will once again be hosted at the Beedie School of Business,…

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Shanti Uganda presents the 6th Annual Evening of Art

10/08/2014

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10/08/2014 Date: October 8, 2014 - December 31, 1969 Time: - 10:00 Location: 3102 Main St, Vancouver

Join Vancouver-based NGO Shanti Uganda for a night of art, music, food and fundraising! Amy Beeman of The Beat 94.5 FM will host this 6th annual fundraising gala to raise much needed funds for life-saving maternal and infant health care and the empowerment of women living with HIV/AIDS in Uganda. Afro-Cuban band Kutapira will entertain…

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Let’s Get Digital – An SEO & Google Analytics Workshop

10/09/2014

10/09/2014 Date: October 9, 2014 Time: - 20:30 Location: 555 West Hastings, Vancouver B.C., V6B 4N4

Join Young Women in Business (YWiB) Vancouver on Thursday, October 9th to learn the basics of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Google Analytics - both essential tools in today's digital age when it comes to building and measuring web traffic. We will be partnering with digital consulting agency SMARTT to bring you this hands on…

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Tech Brew – The Ultimate Tech Mega-Mixer

10/09/2014

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10/09/2014 Date: October 9, 2014 Time: - 20:00 Location: 700 Hamilton St, Vancouver, BC

One of our most popular events, TechBrew brings 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... and beer! Best for: everyone Key value: networking, see emerging tech,…

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NABS Speed Mentoring

10/15/2014

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10/15/2014 Date: October 15, 2014 Time: - 09:00 Location: Canada

Enter NABS West Speed Mentoring 2014 A physically and intellectually brisk event to connect industry professionals with future leaders of the industry. Think of this opportunity as speed dating, but speed mentoring. An opportunity that not many students or young professionals are provided in our busy lives and industry now a days. This event takes…

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BCCR Seminar: Development in BC’s north – what is the ten year plan?

10/16/2014

10/16/2014 Date: October 16, 2014 Time: - 10:30 Location: 837 West Hastings St, Vancouver

Opportunities abound in northern BC with $74 billion of projects either in preliminary engineering/permitting, under preliminary construction or under construction. But these opportunities don’t come without their trials and tribulations. In this extended breakfast session three speakers will talk about the implications growth and development will have on the people living in a remote and…

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CITT Social Networking Event

10/16/2014

10/16/2014 Date: October 16, 2014 Time: - 08:00 Location: Basement 830 West Pender Street Vancouver, BC

Come join us at Moose’s for a social evening. A great opportunity to catch up with CITT members, meet new members and people working towards their designation. This night will be lots of fun with prize draws, 50/50 draw and great company. Cost: $20 per person includes 1 Beer and Appies!

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eWomenNetwork “Accelerated Networking” Luncheon Thursday, October 16

10/16/2014

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10/16/2014 Date: October 16, 2014 Time: - 02:00 Location: 2001 Nanton Ave Vancouver, BC

Own Your Story and You Will Own Your Success Mary shares her stories about living a life “hiding” in shame, guilt, and secrets from the day she was born to 46 years later finally speaking her truth and unveiling her mask and allowing people to see her authentic self. She shares why releasing your shame…

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Fall in Love with Local

10/16/2014

10/16/2014 Date: October 16, 2014 Time: - 21:00 Location: Pound & Grain, 326 West Cordova Street Vancouver, BC V6B 1E8

Date:October 16, 2014 to October 16, 2014 Time: 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM Location:Pound & Grain, 326 West Cordova Street Vancouver, BC V6B 1E8 Ticket Cost: 10.00 Registration Link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/fall-in-love-with-local-tickets-8736504119 Organizing Group Group Name: Fall in Love with Local, hosted by Kelly Turner and Pound & Grain Twitter Account Name: Twitter Topic Hashtag: #fallinlovewithlocal Event Information…

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CEO Breakfast Series with Simi Sara – Jeff Booth, Build Direct

10/16/2014

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10/16/2014 Date: October 16, 2014 Time: - 08:30 Location: Canada

CKNW & FortisBC present The Chief Executives series featuring Simi Sara, one-on-one with BC's Top CEO's, delving into how they achieved success, what lessons they have learned along the way and what they envision for the future of their industries. The exclusive breakfast event will once again be hosted at the Beedie School of Business,…

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Creating Value Through Integrated Thinking

10/16/2014

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10/16/2014 Date: October 16, 2014 Time: - 07:30 Location: 210 - 128 West Hastings St., Vancouver, BC, V6B 1G8

On October 16, Chris Jameson from KPMG joins us to speak about how progressive companies are starting to think in an integrated way, considering a wider breadth of topics and stakeholders in their strategy and operational decision making.

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Gala Palme Bleue Small Business Awards

10/16/2014

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10/16/2014 Date: October 16, 2014 Time: - 10:00 Location: 5185 University Blvd., Vancouver, BC V6T 1X5

Come enjoy an evening of fine dining and networking with the vibrant French speaking business community from Vancouver. The program includes the presentation of our guest speaker, a dinner, the award ceremony, a ballroom dancing demonstration followed by dancing. A Silent Auction and door prizes will complete our evening. Hosted during the Small Business Month…

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Food Bloggers of Canada Conference

10/17/2014 - 10/19/2014

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10/17/2014 - 10/19/2014 Date: October 17, 2014 - October 19, 2014 Time: - 02:30 Location: 791 W Georgia St, Vancouver, BC V6C 2T4

A conference for food bloggers that will bring over 130 attendees from across Canada and the United States. Fantastic food, terrific sponsors, engaging and inspirational speakers and the opportunity to learn and network with other food bloggers all while enjoying beautiful Vancouver!

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The Feast North Vancouver

10/18/2014

10/18/2014 Date: October 18, 2014 Time: - 10:00 Location: 2055 Purcell Way, North Vancouver, BC V7J 3H5

This is an EMAIL to register event. See details below. The Feast Worldwide is a day of global dinner parties in 40+ cities across 6 continents. The goal? To spark collaboration that drives local entrepreneurs and social initiatives forward. More information at feastongood.com/worldwide The Feast North Vancouver is not your typical event. This is a…

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Enhancing Your Charisma: 5 Insider Secrets You Didn’t Know You Needed to Know

10/18/2014

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10/18/2014 Date: October 18, 2014 Time: - 04:00 Location: 6083 McKay Avenue, Burnaby

What does it take to have the IT Factor? In this workshop, you will discover 5 key insider secrets that will allow you to achieve that special magnetic appeal. Through an interactive workshop, we will guide you through personal assessments and goal modeling so you can effectively express your unique charismatic charm. After understanding the foundations of…

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Wealth Academy – The Psychology of Money

10/18/2014

10/18/2014 Date: October 18, 2014 Time: - 04:30 Location: 1133 W Hastings Street

A day long highly participatory workshop that addresses women's feelings and behaviour about their finances. You will learn and experience: A 3-step process for moving to the next level of your financial journey The unconscious beliefs and patterns that keep you from achieving your financial goals How to overcome irrational fear around money Concrete and…

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TEDxVancouver 2014

10/18/2014

10/18/2014 Date: October 18, 2014 Time: - 06:00 Location: 650 Hamilton Street, Vancouver, BC

TEDxVancouver returns for its fifth edition and the largest TEDx event in the city’s history! This year’s theme is TILT, a concept that challenges the status-quo and the engrained patterns of the human psyche. Be prepared to be inspired through a wide variety of powerful ideas. This event will feature industry leaders from the fields…

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CSS Fundamentals

10/18/2014

10/18/2014 Date: October 18, 2014 Time: - 04:00 Location: 5 East 8th Avenue Vancouver, V5T 1R6

WHY CSS FUNDAMENTALS? Have you taken our HTML and CSS workshop? Looking to expand your web-development skills? Wonder what all this CSS3 stuff is about? CSS is a powerful language used to create layout and design for web pages. Without CSS, the web would not be as pretty! It’s easy to learn, and was designed…

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How To Get CLARITY On Your Competitive Edge & Attract High-Paying Clients

10/20/2014

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10/20/2014 Date: October 20, 2014 Time: - 09:30 Location: Suite 210 – 1737 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC

Branding is not just an internet buzz word. It is a strategic marketing strategy that will boost the sales of ANY business, online or offline. We're pleased to be hosting a panel of branding experts who are eager to share their knowledge and answer all of your questions about branding and how it can impacts…

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The 4th Annual Women in Biz Passion to Profit Conference

10/20/2014

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10/20/2014 Date: October 20, 2014 Time: - 07:00 Location: 900 Canada Pl Vancouver, BC V6C 3L5 Canada

We invite you to attend the Women in Biz Passion to Profit Conference at $100 off regular prices! For only $100 you can network and learn from the top women and men within your industry. The 4th Annual Women in Biz Conference features: Passionate day of education and relationship-building Mini MBA with expert speakers Refreshments…

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CanWIT BC: The October Breakfast Club

10/21/2014

10/21/2014 Date: October 21, 2014 Time: - 09:30 Location: 500 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC

Skeptics shorten these into the acronym SCAM, but IDC refers to it as the 3rd Generation Platform (1st being the age of Mainframes and the 2nd being the age of PC and Internet). Gartner refers to it as the Nexus of Forces, Geoffery Moore refers to it as System of Engagement and some organizations also…

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Heart-Mind Summit with the Dalai Lama

10/21/2014

10/21/2014 Date: October 21, 2014 Time: - 03:30 Location: 1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3

On October 21, the Dalai Lama returns to Vancouver to engage and inspire prominent thought leaders from business, education and the community to ‘be the village’ to expand a focus on heart-mind well-being in children and youth in British Columbia. The Heart-Mind Summit at the Vancouver Convention Centre provides a stage for the Dalai Lama…

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Presenting Yourself with Big Impact

10/21/2014

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10/21/2014 Date: October 21, 2014 Time: - 07:30 Location: 2900 - 550 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC

Many of us know we have great ideas and a lot to say, but are frustrated by our ability to make an impact with how we present ourselves in work settings. Local theatre director Katrina Dunn has built a reputation translating techniques from actor training to the business sector, helping hundreds of local lawyers and…

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Avoid 5 Massive Business Mistakes that keep your Business Small

10/21/2014

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10/21/2014 Date: October 21, 2014 Time: - 03:00 Location: 409 Granville St Suite #1208 Vancouver, BC

Avoid the Common Mistakes: 5 Massive Business Mistakes that keep your Business Small This is for you, if you are a business owner who wants to: Learn key business skills that accelerate growth, productivity, and profitability Get transformative ideas for strategic business growth Learn insightful, proven ways to grow your business Get a blast of…

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Leadership Training: Leveraging Your Leadership Strengths

10/22/2014

10/22/2014 Date: October 22, 2014 Time: - 07:00 Location: 915 West Hastings Street

Join this valuable interactive workshop with facilitator Tracy Hutton, who will guide us through discovering, understanding and leveraging our unique strengths. During this workshop we’ll debunk myths surrounding performance, gain important insights into the real definition of strengths, and learn how to identify strengths in ourselves and others. These insights will be used to create…

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French Engineers Social Mixer

10/23/2014

10/23/2014 Date: October 23, 2014 Time: - 11:00 Location: 210 Carrall Street Vancouver, BC V6B 2J1

French engineering and geosciences industry professionals, and their friends, are invited to attend the third social mixer of the “French Engineers in BC” group. Why? To share our knowledge and experience in British Columbia, in other Canadian provinces and even beyond the boundaries of the country. To welcome new comers in Vancouver. To connect with…

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The Competitive Edge Vancouver: Learn How to Out Sell, Out Promote, Out Market, Out Perform and Out Earn Everyone

10/23/2014

10/23/2014 Date: October 23, 2014 Time: - 05:30 Location: 7311 Westminster Highway, Richmond, BC, V6X1A3

If you or your business want to survive, thrive, evolve and grow - you first need to learn. Chris Johnson, the Canadian Grant Funding Expert will show you how to access millions of dollars in the form of Government Grants, Loans and Subsidies available in three main categories; Real Estate, Business and Education. Other speakers…

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B.C. Economic Forum: Women as a catalyst for growth

10/24/2014

10/24/2014 Date: October 24, 2014 Time: - 04:00 PM Location: 900 West Georgia St, Vancouver, BC

Date:October 24, 2014 to October 24, 2014 Time: 07:00 AM to 04:00 PM Location:900 West Georgia St, Vancouver, BC Ticket Cost: 149 VBOT Members before August 31 Registration Link: http://www.boardoftrade.com/events/overview/1990263698.aspx Organizing Group Group Name: The Vancouver Board of Trade Twitter Account Name: @Boardoftrade Twitter Topic Hashtag: #vbot Event Information B.C.'s economy needs more women leaders…

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10/24/2014 - 10/26/2014

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10/24/2014 - 10/26/2014 Date: October 24, 2014 - October 26, 2014 Time: 06:00 Location: Vancouver, BC Canada

When a group of 16 heart-centred women get together to connect, inspire, share and support each other… MAGIC happens. LOVE flows. INSPIRATION ignites. FUN starts. and WOW is inevitable. We are excited to be hosting our 10th season of SPARK Essentials Women’s 2.5 Day Soul Weekend Experience. Join the 100′s of women who are part…

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Mind-alive! Exploring Natural Medicine for Mental Health

10/25/2014

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10/25/2014 Date: October 25, 2014 Time: - 05:00 Location: 999 Canada Pl

Vancouver is a very health-conscious city, with holistic professionals aiding us with our preventative health regimes. Mind-alive! is a great networking opportunity for natural health professionals in the lower mainland! Naturopaths, wellness clinics, chiropractors, nutritionists- this is for you! HANS and Orthomolecular Health are hosting this extraordinary full day event dedicated to the awareness of…

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7 Lessons On Building A 7 Figure Company, with Sheleana Aiyana

10/27/2014

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10/27/2014 Date: October 27, 2014 Time: - 09:00 Location: Suite 210 – 1737 West 3rd Avenue

Sheleana Aiyana is the co-creator of the hugely successful online brand Young & Raw along with her husband Caleb Jennings. Their company grew from 0 to 6 figures in under 12 months. As a serial entrepreneur she's learned a lot, though nothing prepares you for going from a few thousand bucks a month to a…

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Women in Leadership October Social: Mentoring Mixer & Panel

10/27/2014

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10/27/2014 Date: October 27, 2014 Time: - 08:00 Location: 555 W Hastings St, Vancouver

Ever thought about having a mentor but not sure how to find one? Or do you feel like sharing your professional experience with leaders of tomorrow! Join us for an evening of exploring tips, best practices and success stories! WIL's October Social, set at the beautiful and unique Vancouver Lookout, will include: Panel of Mentorship…

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Sales Hacker Series – Vancouver

10/28/2014

10/28/2014 Date: October 28, 2014 - December 31, 1969 Time: - 09:00 Location: 210 - 128 West Hastings St. Vancouver, BC V6B 1G8

The Sales Hacker Series brings together sales people that are on the front lines of their companies and actually doing the dirty work. We'll deep dive into actionable tactics and strategies that are being deployed by proven sales teams at some of the fastest growing startups. This series event is focused on Lead Generation &…

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OMG Hootup

10/28/2014

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10/28/2014 Date: October 28, 2014 Time: - 09:00 Location: 5 E 8th Ave Vancouver, BC V5T 1R6 Canada

In collaboration with Hootsuite, OMG is kicking off the second annual OMG Social Media Conference by hosting OMG Hootup, a networking party for 100+ small business owners, marketing and communications professionals, sponsors, and speakers from the community. Join us on October 28, 2014 to get valuable insight on social media and digital marketing strategies, tailored…

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1% for the Planet: Making the World Better 1% at a Time

10/28/2014

10/28/2014 Date: October 28, 2014 Time: - 07:30 Location: 910 Mainland St., Vancouver, BC

Join representatives from four members of the 1% for the Planet network — MEC, Salt Spring Coffee, Saul Good and Kris Holm Unicycles — in a panel discussion about environmental philanthropy as an effective business strategy. This lively conversation will be moderated by Mike Rowlands, Principal at Junxion Strategy.

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Cloud Computing – Changing The Face Of IT

10/28/2014

10/28/2014 Date: October 28, 2014 Time: - 08:30 Location: 1181 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 3M7

With cloud computing replacing infrastructure, hardware, software and everything in between, then it is changing the face of IT. As a result, many questions are arising about the future of IT professionals in an enterprise and the new role that vendors need to play to adapt to the changes. Join us as our panelists engage…

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The Success Luncheon

10/29/2014

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10/29/2014 Date: October 29, 2014 Time: - 02:00 Location: #300, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver

The Success Luncheon will offer a panel of women leaders within our community who will share their stories of career/life challenges/successes. The panelists: Nancy MacKay CEO MacKay CEO Forums Jill Schnarr VP Community Investment and Engagement Telus Donna Wilson SVP People Lifelabs Deepika Gupta, a Dress for Success client Moderating the panel will be Laurie Schulz…

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Step Up To the Plate Dining Skills Workshop

10/29/2014

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10/29/2014 Date: October 29, 2014 Time: - 09:00 Location: 837 W Hastings Street

When you sit down for dinner at a restaurant, do your eyes dart around the table, wondering which bread plate and water glass are yours? Do you wonder when to start eating—or who pays the bill – when dining with a group of people? And then there’s that extra fork! What in the world is…

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Superheroes For Kids Up Front

10/30/2014

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10/30/2014 Date: October 30, 2014 Time: - 11:30 Location: 837 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V6C 1B6

Kids up Front Vancouver has provided local kids in-need with access to arts, culture & sports through the distribution of donated event tickets. Join us to celebrate 10 years and give back to the community you work and live in! Mingle with over 240 guests from our corporate, sports, arts and social service circles and…

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17th Annual SOHO|SME Business Expo

10/30/2014

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10/30/2014 Date: October 30, 2014 Time: - 24:00 Location: 1088 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2R9

On October 30th, join 1000′s of business owners, entrepreneurs, and marketing executives at the Sheraton Wall Centre for the #1 BUSINESS EVENT in Vancouver to inspire, motivate and drive your business success. Keynote panel sessions featuring industry experts and thought leaders, interactive exhibits and displays, free one-on-one expert advice at Coach’s Corner, business skills competitions,…

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MP Breakfast with guest speaker Anne Giardini – What will it take to get more women on boards?

10/31/2014

10/31/2014 Date: October 31, 2014 Time: - 09:00 Location: 4397 W. 10th Ave. (Off Trimble)

Please join MP Joyce Murray on Friday, October 31 for a Halloween MP Breakfast with special guest Anne Giardini, Chancellor of Simon Fraser University. “What will it take to get more women on boards?” Increasing the number of women on boards was a central pillar of Joyce’s 2013 Liberal Leadership Campaign. In Canada, women occupy…

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LinkedIn: The Untapped Goldmine To Get Clients & Investors, with Trevor Turnbull

11/03/2014

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11/03/2014 Date: November 3, 2014 Time: - 09:00 Location: Suite 210 – 1737 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC

If you think you've already missed the boat with LinkedIn….you are wrong! LinkedIn is an untapped source of new clients for your business, investors for your ideas and the go-to place for employers looking for top talent. Now is the time to take action on LinkedIn and see REAL results! Your future clients, investors and…

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Moustaches for Movember

11/04/2014

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11/04/2014 Date: November 4, 2014 Time: - 10:00 Location: 737 Dunsmuir St, Vancouver, BC V7Y 1E4

The goal of Movember is to "change the face of men's health". Our goal is to create Canada's BIGGEST EVER MOVEMBER GALA EVENT and raise money and awareness to support all the fine men we know and love. Join us and bombshell MC Fiona Forbes for a night full of Vancouver's most stylish mo bros…

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Double Your Coaching Income and Work Anywhere in the World, with Kayla Roxas

11/04/2014

11/04/2014 Date: November 4, 2014 Time: - 09:00 Location: 843 Seymour St, Vancouver, BC

• Are you tired of having to go out and find new clients every single month? • Do you want more time, freedom and flexibility so you can travel the world? • Are you looking to make more money, work less hours, and live the “Laptop Lifestyle”? Join us on Tuesday November 4 and discover…

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Brigid Pelino

11/05/2014

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11/05/2014 Date: November 5, 2014 Time: - 03:00 Location: 845 Burrard Street, Vancouver BC V6Z 2K6

A company is only as good as the people who work for it, but recruiting and retaining the right talent can be a massive challenge. Brigid Pelino has a knack for doing just that. Recognized as a prolific leader in the field of human resources, over the last 25 years Brigid has been sought out…

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Dare to Thrive! Conference for Women in Business

11/06/2014

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11/06/2014 Date: November 6, 2014 Time: - 05:00 Location: 2080 United Blvd, Coquitlam, BC

Join us for an educational and inspiring one day conference designed for women in business. You will leave motivated and empowered with new connections and tools to help you achieve greater success in you business. We have a line up of highly acclaimed keynote speakers: Heather White & Lori Joyce from The Cupcake Girls and bestselling…

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Catwalks & Connections: A YES! Vancouver Signature Event

11/06/2014

11/06/2014 Date: November 6, 2014 Time: - 08:30 Location: 164 W 5th Ave, Vancouver BC

Join the ladies of YES! for our largest event of the year, Catwalks & Connections: our Signature Style Gala featuring a fashion show at JAC by Jacqueline Conoir. JAC is a luxurious, contemporary fashion line that combines urban edge with feminine silhouettes; a line created to reflect and empower women with its effortless style. JAC’s…

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Pop-Up, Pop-Under & Intext Ads: The What? Why? And How! with Ben Louie from POF

11/10/2014

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11/10/2014 Date: November 10, 2014 Time: - 09:00 Location: Suite 210 – 1737 West 3rd Avenue

In this presentation by Benjamin Louie, the Advertising Manager at Plenty Of Fish, you will discover some of the newest paid traffic sources that POF is using to acquire users. This talk will span across all skill levels as he will introduce you to the ad types, go over best practices and provide insight on…

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Marketer of the Year

11/12/2014

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11/12/2014 Date: November 12, 2014 Time: - 09:30 Location: 1601 Bayshore Dr, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2V4

Don’t just take our word for it - experience Victoria at this year’s Marketer of the Year Marketer of the Year, one of BC’s most prestigious marketing events, is around the corner again! Experience Victoria with us on November 12th at the Westin Bayshore as Tourism Victoria gives us a taste of their award-winning strategy…

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Beyond Pink 2014

11/14/2014 - 11/15/2014

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11/14/2014 - 11/15/2014 Date: November 14, 2014 - November 15, 2014 Time: - 22:00 Location: 1133 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V6E 3T3

Young Women in Business Vancouver is a non-profit society for emerging female leaders in Western Canada. Our organization acts as a central forum that brings together young, female professionals from diverse careers, industries, and backgrounds. Throughout the year, YWiB Vancouver hosts a multitude of events to connect our members and non-members with the skills and…

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Wallflower To Superpower: For Life Changing Biz-Networking Skills

11/15/2014

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11/15/2014 Date: November 15, 2014 Time: - 05:00 Location: The Brix Studio 102-211 Columbia Street Vancouver BC

Learn how to take ownership of your networking goals and begin to go from waiting for something to happen to making something happen. Create a game plan for networking at your next event and learn step-by-step pre-event networking strategies through to post event follow-up. These are the exact things you should do now to start…

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The Art of Reinvention

11/18/2014

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11/18/2014 Date: November 18, 2014 Time: - 07:30 Location: 2900 - 550 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC

How To Build Upon What You Got And Parlay That Into What You Want From cardiology researcher to film publicist to corporate lawyer to international trade and M&A maven, Alice Chen has enjoyed and thrived in a series of diversified roles in business — by design. A firm believer in the possibility that “work is…

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Valley Women’s Network-Evening Chapter Meeting & Buffet Dinner

11/18/2014

11/18/2014 Date: November 18, 2014 Time: - 09:00 Location: 5640 -188th Street Surrey BC V3S 4N5

Theme for this meeting is "Roar with the lions. Growl with the bears. Screech with the eagles." This is a networking night and the focus will be on you. Who are you? What do you do? How can we help you? Join us for great contacts, a yummy buffet and friendship

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OMG Social Media Conference 2014

11/20/2014

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11/20/2014 Date: November 20, 2014 Time: - 05:00 Location: 500 Granville Street, Vancouver BC

After a successful inaugural year, OMG Social Media Conference is back again for a second year of empowering small businesses to find business success by arming them with social media tools and knowledge. Walk away with a social media strategy in hand by filling in a workbook that integrates into your marketing plan. Learn from…

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BCCR November Breakfast Session: Infrastructure Development – The Key to Growing our Economy

11/20/2014

11/20/2014 Date: November 20, 2014 Time: - 09:00 Location: 837 West Hastings St, Vancouver

From excavation and site preparation to paving and utilities installation, road building is an integral part of the construction industry. From urban centres to the far north, the building of good roads is integral to the movement of traffic from commuters to heavy trucks. At this session we will learn about the BC Road Builders…

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How To Change The World By Firing Yourself, with Nik Badminton (Freelancer.ca)

11/24/2014

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11/24/2014 Date: November 24, 2014 Time: - 09:00 Location: Suite 210 - 1737 West 3rd Avenue Vancouver, BC V6J 1K7

We are becoming more and more of a creative, entrepreneurial society with possibilities at the tips of our fingers. The sharing and collaborative economy has enabled instant access to business, service, utilities and networking capabilities. What can we do? And how can we do it NOW! In this presentation you will discover... How the world…

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Women In Energy

11/26/2014

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11/26/2014 Date: November 26, 2014 Time: - 02:00 Location: 791 West Georgia Street Vancouver, BC V6C 2T4

Every year, The Minerva Foundation for BC Women is proud to honour women who are working in non-traditional fields and making a difference in their community. Please join us this year as we celebrate four women in the field of Energy.

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Accounting Comes Alive workshop

11/27/2014

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11/27/2014 Date: November 27, 2014 Time: - 04:30 Location: Canada

Accounting Comes Alive is a fun and powerful workshop that empowers you to generate value in your organization. You’ll discover a holistic financial model that’s breathtakingly simple and gives you a radical new way of seeing your business and your role in it. WHO SHOULD ATTEND Anyone who uses financial information, and the professionals who present it to…

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Whistler Film Festival

12/03/2014 - 12/07/2014

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12/03/2014 - 12/07/2014 Date: December 3, 2014 - December 7, 2014 Time: - 11:00 Location: Canada

Prepare to be inspired at the 14th annual Whistler Film Festival set in North America's #1 ski resort. Discover innovative and original films from Canada and around the world, and connect with the people who created them. With special guests and exclusive events, it's the festival not to be missed.

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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 - March 8, 2015 Time: - 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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