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Jun 04, 2018
Sustainable Brands Vancouver 2018

The Sustainable Brands Community Sustainable Brands® is the largest peer community of global business leaders committed to brand value creation through sustainability-led innovation. The community was founded on the conviction that unleashing the best of human ingenuity and innovation can change the shape of business and, with it, the world. Ten years later, we are […]

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Mar 08, 2018
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]

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Feb 08, 2018
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]

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Jan 30, 2018
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]

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Jan 30, 2018
Webinar: Sustainability and the role of HR

Join Coro Strandberg, Transformational Leadership Consultant, to understand how to fully embed sustainability into Human Resources and foster a sustainable culture in your organizations. This webinar will define sustainability as social and environmental sustainability and provide an overview of sustainability trends and drivers and the business case for sustainability. It will summarize the role of […]

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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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Dec 05, 2017
First Tuesday Business Mixer

LOCO partners with Hastings North Business Improvement Area and Dayton Boots on this event. Visit one of Vancouver’s most independent neighbourhoods, and tour the historic factory making the classic Dayton boot for more than 70 years! LOCO has been working for the City of Vancouver to define heritage business and research tools to protect them, […]

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Dec 01, 2017
Climate Leadership in Changing Times

Ten years ago, CBSR released a Climate Change Guide for Business, which was a call to action for Canadian companies to prioritize climate change as a key strategic business risk.  Today that goes without saying as the increased international attention, scientific evidence and pace of policy developments have reached a fever pitch. CBSR is now […]

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Nov 28, 2017
Port 2050: Are we heading for a great transition, or will we miss the boat?

In 2010, Port of Vancouver stakeholders came together to map out possible futures for the region and its port and they refreshed them in 2015. The future scenarios were framed by the questions: Will the world transform to a post-carbon economy? And will the Port of Vancouver – and the regional economy – be prepared […]

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Nov 28, 2017
High-Performance Profits

High-Performance Profits: How Builders, Manufacturers and Service Providers Can Find Opportunity in the BC Energy Step Code Tuesday, November 28, 2017, from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm BC is already a green building design and construction leader but the BC Energy Step Code is not just a new building standard, it’s a clean-commerce engine. If […]