As a small open trading economy endowed with talented people, abundant resources and cultural diversity, our country holds great promise. Despite these assets, our potential will lay dormant without action to ensure a more competitive, innovative and inclusive economy that can grow and successfully integrate into the global community, economically, environmentally and socially.
The 2018 Business Summit theme is Canada 360: Action to Win in the Global Economy. Our program will canvas the perceptions from within and outside the country on Canada’s risks, opportunities and business environment with a focus on the policy and leadership actions necessary to compete in the changing global marketplace.
The Cascadia Innovation Corridor Conference brings together business, academic, and government leaders from both sides of the border to explore new strategies for the region to come together, maximize our shared competitive advantages, and elevate our global economic position.
Entering its sixth year, the Business Council’s annual Chair’s Dinner brings together approximately 400 of British Columbia’s senior business leaders for an enlightening evening exploring global issues facing our province’s economy.
Advantage BC invites you to attend an interactive session on May 31st from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at McCarthy Tétrault’s Vancouver office to discuss the benefits and opportunities of modernizing, including an understanding about the additional Automated Funds Transfer windows with two-hour funds availability that will come into effect this fall.
On May 14-16, 2018, join thousands in exploring the ways technology is driving cross-industry growth and innovation, and discover what companies need to do to emerge as global leaders.
Notice of the Agenda for the Business Council of British Columbia's 52nd Annual General Meeting:
Attend the Vancouver launch of Nitro powered by Blakes
Nitro provides early-stage tech start-ups with access to our network, wealth of experience and legal services.
The Business Council of British Columbia is pleased to host a Post-Budget Breakfast with the Honourable Bill Morneau, Federal Minister of Finance, on March 6th 2018.Join us for Minister Morneau's presentation to the B.C. business community on the 2018 federal budget.
Join Teck, Canada’s largest diversified mining company, and Chief Robert Joseph of Reconciliation Canada, for a keynote and question-and-answer session with Edie Thome, AME President & CEO. Chief Joseph will speak to the role of industry in reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples, and how we can work together to improve the lives of Indigenous Peoples and all Canadians.
The Forum Organizing Committee is extremely pleased to bring you the 15th Annual BC Natural Resources Forum at the Prince George Conference and Civic Centre, January 16-18, 2018!
The Association of Women in Finance is pleased to host its annual economic update on November 29th.
On November 29, the ABCMI will host Supplier Development Day, featuring speakers from leading companies in the marine sector and government representatives. Come and learn about all the business opportunities available for companies in the shipbuilding industry.
Clean Energy BC's Generate 2017 is a forum for discussion and engagement between BC's diverse community of Independent Power Producers, First Nations and government representatives, utilities, consultants, contractors and suppliers.
Innovate Now Canada is a partnership between CityAge and The Rideau Hall Foundation, which exists to amplify the Office of the Governor General in its work to connect, honour and inspire Canadians. It will present tools and ideas to improve Canadian productivity, grow the economy and build an inclusive society.
The N2N Forum is open to Business, SME's, Industry, Government, Contractors and First Nations leaders who are seeking to identify frameworks to help address priorities while working in partnership on resource development in First Nations territories. Bringing together in one room: • First Nations Leaders • Government Representatives • Industry Leaders • Contractors • Individuals
On Wednesday, September 20, Deloitte is hosting an action-driven dialogue for Chief Financial Officers focusing on the shared benefits of business growth and scalability in today’s uncertain environment.
Join Wavefront and the San Diego World Trade Center as we explore Smart Cities from a global perspective. Experts from Vancouver and San Diego will discuss current Smart City initiatives, plans, and new technologies forging the way for more efficient communities.