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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
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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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 […]