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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 […]

BCorp changemakers corporate social responsibility education Green economy Healthy City impact Inspiration networking Success Stories training /
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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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 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 […]

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Nov 25, 2017
Musqueam Lands: Explore The History, Culture and Ecology

You’ve heard that we live on unceded territories of the Musqueam people but how much do you know about their culture and people? Here’s a unique opportunity to learn. Take a tour through the land the Musqueam People have occupied for 4,000 years and learn the history of the Musqueam people and their reverence for […]

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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 15, 2017
The Psychology of Climate Change

Are you interested in the psychology of climate action, advocacy and business? Are you looking for ways to scale up the impact of your sustainability and climate change action initiatives while connecting with great people that want to make a difference? We have the event for you! IdeasXChange is excited to present The Pyschology of Climate […]

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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 […]