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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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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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Nov 17, 2017
We For She

The 2017 WE FOR SHE Forum will be one of North America’s largest gatherings of women’s organizations, companies, experts, business leaders, advocates and young women. Our goal is to advance equality and grow the provincial economy by championing gender diversity in leadership as a business imperative. Now in its fourth year, this year’s forum will build on […]

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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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Nov 09, 2017
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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Nov 09, 2017
Webinar: Setting Sustainability Visions and Strategies

This webinar will describe the imperative of setting long-term sustainability strategies to steward the organization and society to a sustainable future. It will profile recent research into the approaches leading companies are taking to develop “sustainability vision stories,” that address the sustainability mega-forces that will affect companies and their operating environments, how the company can both […]

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Nov 06, 2017
15th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology

Join us in Vancouver this November and be part of CCBST 2017. Meet more than 500 of the world’s leading edge building science technicians, designers and construction professionals. Network with international and national leaders in residential building science research, design and construction. Find out the latest building research and be inspired by Canada’s top building science […]

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Nov 01, 2017
2017 Zero Waste Conference

Eliminating waste and creating value are essential pillars in a new way of doing business and developing policy – a new norm of addressing waste in every sector of our lives. And no approach offers greater promise for realizing those goals than the principles of the Circular Economy. Forward-looking businesses, governments, and consumers are changing […]

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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 […]