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Nov 09, 2017
Commercial Sector Retrofit Workshops

The City of Vancouver is inviting commercial sector building owners, property managers and building operators to a series of two workshops. Learn more about commercial green building retrofit opportunities that can save your business money, improve your properties’ real estate value and enhance your portfolio’s marketability. Be part of interactive discussions and provide input on […]

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Oct 26, 2017
Commercial Sector Retrofit Workshops

The City of Vancouver is inviting commercial sector building owners, property managers and building operators to a series of two workshops. Learn more about commercial green building retrofit opportunities that can save your business money, improve your properties’ real estate value and enhance your portfolio’s marketability. Be part of interactive discussions and provide input on […]

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Oct 25, 2017
Shaping Resiliency: A Summit on Resilience and Vancouver’s Future

On October 25, 2017, the Vancouver City Planning Commission (VCPC), in collaboration with the City of Vancouver, 100 Resilient Cities, pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation (100RC), and Simon Fraser University’s Public Square,will host a high-level invitational summit on resilience and the future of our city. We are holding this invitational event to encourage dialogue among thought leaders, experts and influencers from the public, […]

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Oct 18, 2017
Getting to dot.eco

Did you know the world’s registrar for the .eco domain is located in Vancouver and run by Vancouverites? Indeed it is. Join Jacob Malthouse, co-founder of .eco as he takes us on an entrepreneurial journey to securing the .eco opportunity and why .eco is important in today’s world. How did they do it? How did […]

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Oct 17, 2017
Radical Generosity with SheEO

Join The University Women’s Club Vancouver and SheEO for an evening of Radical Generosity at Hycroft! In honour of Radical Generosity Week, the UWCV has partnered with SheEO to celebrate local female entrepreneurs and inspire women within the community to activate and help transform the way we support women-led Ventures. At this event, you’ll have the opportunity […]

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Oct 12, 2017
Supply Chain Transparency & “Kingdom of the Sun” Screening

BDC is proud to present the documentary Kingdom of the Sun with a follow up discussion on supply chain transparency. Have you ever wondered where your gold or chocolate comes from? Have you ever thought about how your salmon is caught and processed? How about who made the promotional water bottle you received at a conference? Ensuring that […]

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Sep 27, 2017
Research to Action: Advancing Urban Sustainability

What happens when you give bright and engaged students a real-world sustainability problem to solve? UBC Sustainability and Greenest City Scholars are helping to make real change in the world. Join us on Wednesday September 27 to learn more about the ways in which these students are supporting our local governments and institutions to future-proof […]

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Sep 23, 2017
Uninterrupted – a cinematic spectacle

UNINTERRUPTED: From the heart of the river to the heart of the city As the sun sets over Vancouver, the undersurface of the Cambie Bridge is transformed into a wild river filled with migrating salmon. UNINTERRUPTED takes viewers on a beautiful and immersive journey that has been repeated in B.C. waters for millennia. Spectators travel […]

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Sep 22, 2017
Uninterrupted – a cinematic spectacle

UNINTERRUPTED: From the heart of the river to the heart of the city As the sun sets over Vancouver, the undersurface of the Cambie Bridge is transformed into a wild river filled with migrating salmon. UNINTERRUPTED takes viewers on a beautiful and immersive journey that has been repeated in B.C. waters for millennia. Spectators travel […]

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Sep 21, 2017
Uninterrupted – a cinematic spectacle

UNINTERRUPTED: From the heart of the river to the heart of the city As the sun sets over Vancouver, the undersurface of the Cambie Bridge is transformed into a wild river filled with migrating salmon. UNINTERRUPTED takes viewers on a beautiful and immersive journey that has been repeated in B.C. waters for millennia. Spectators travel […]