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Dec 13, 2017
Spring Holiday Market and Community Celebration

Join us on December 13th at Mobify HQ and celebrate with our community of social impact entrepreneurs. All are welcome! There will also be a Holiday Market showcasing our most innovative products in progressive food, tech, and more. Featured Entrepreneurs: To be announced!

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Nov 23, 2017
Ocean Plastics & Single-Use Items Insights

Every week, 2.6 million disposable cups are thrown in the garbage. Take-out packagingmakes up 19% of large street litterin Vancouver and 80% of plastic in oceans comes from land based sources. At this session, you will hear from The Vancouver Aquarium and the City of Vancouver Zero Waste team. In their efforts to address and eliminate plastic in the waste […]

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Nov 09, 2017
Feeding Growth Workshop Series

Register now for the 2017 Feeding Growth Workshop Series. This series connects values-based BC packaged food entrepreneurs with business sector leaders for advice and support in building brand, scaling manufacturing and distribution, and accessing financing. The series’ format includes interactive curriculum, tips and take-away worksheets, inspiring stories, networking and celebration over local food and craft beer. More […]

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Oct 27, 2017
Feeding Growth Workshop Series

Register now for the 2017 Feeding Growth Workshop Series. This series connects values-based BC packaged food entrepreneurs with business sector leaders for advice and support in building brand, scaling manufacturing and distribution, and accessing financing. The series’ format includes interactive curriculum, tips and take-away worksheets, inspiring stories, networking and celebration over local food and craft beer. More […]

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Oct 12, 2017
Feeding Growth Workshop Series

Register now for the 2017 Feeding Growth Workshop Series. This series connects values-based BC packaged food entrepreneurs with business sector leaders for advice and support in building brand, scaling manufacturing and distribution, and accessing financing. The series’ format includes interactive curriculum, tips and take-away worksheets, inspiring stories, networking and celebration over local food and craft beer. More […]

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Sep 28, 2017
Feeding Growth Workshop Series

Register now for the 2017 Feeding Growth Workshop Series. This series connects values-based BC packaged food entrepreneurs with business sector leaders for advice and support in building brand, scaling manufacturing and distribution, and accessing financing. The series’ format includes interactive curriculum, tips and take-away worksheets, inspiring stories, networking and celebration over local food and craft beer. More […]

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Sep 21, 2017
City Conversations: Market Day

City Conversations: Local Food, Food Security, and Saving Local Agriculture On Thursday, September 21, SFU City Conversations visits the Downtown Farmers Marketat the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza. This special edition of City Conversations takes place as part of SFU Market Day, an event to convene SFU students, staff, and the broader downtown community around a celebration of […]

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Sep 14, 2017
Feeding Growth Workshop Series

Register now for the 2017 Feeding Growth Workshop Series. This series connects values-based BC packaged food entrepreneurs with business sector leaders for advice and support in building brand, scaling manufacturing and distribution, and accessing financing. The series’ format includes interactive curriculum, tips and take-away worksheets, inspiring stories, networking and celebration over local food and craft beer. More […]

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May 16, 2017
Future Ready Restaurant Forum

Tourism Vancouver has partnered with the City of Vancouver and the Vancouver Economic Commission to host a Forum focused specifically on restaurants. Join us for wide-ranging dialogue that will cover the following topics: – A discussion of the Dine-Out Festival – 2017 successes and discussion of strategies to grow as global culinary destination festival. – A presentation […]

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Nov 26, 2016
Vancouver Urban Farming Forum

The Vancouver Urban Farming Society is pleased to host the 6th Annual Vancouver Urban Farming Forum on November 26. The theme for 2016 is Sustainable Futures: Sowing Knowledge, Skills & Connection. Download the schedule for the day’s events here: http://bit.ly/VUFF2016_Schedule Community building and opportunities to share and mingle will be at the heart of the […]