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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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Sep 27, 2017
Research to Action: Advancing Urban Sustainability

What happens when you give bright and engaged students a real-world sustainability problem to solve? UBC Sustainability and Greenest City Scholars are helping to make real change in the world. Join us on Wednesday September 27 to learn more about the ways in which these students are supporting our local governments and institutions to future-proof […]

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Jul 15, 2017
ElectraFest 2017

On Saturday, July 15th, thousands of attendees from across the Lower Mainland will gather at Concord Pacific Place to learn all about electric vehicles and explore the latest smart technologies! The vehicle lineup features more than 15 unique electric car models for viewing. There will also be electric vehicles for test drives, children’s activities, and […]

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May 31, 2017
CSCE Annual Conference

THE VANCOUVER AND VICTORIA SECTIONS AND WESTERN REGION OF THE CSCE ARE PROUD TO HOST THE 2017 CSCE ANNUAL CONFERENCE.   “LEADERSHIP IN SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE” IS THE THEME OF THIS YEAR’S CONFERENCE. Although papers on all civil engineering related topics are welcome, to demonstrate the CSCE’s continued commitment to sustainable infrastructure the CSCE will be giving […]

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Mar 03, 2017
Transportation Summit 2017

2017 will be a critical year for transportation in Greater Vancouver, one that will fundamentally shape the future of our region. Important decisions such as Phase 2 transit funding, investments in trade-enabling gateway infrastructure, and the future governance of Canada’s airports and ports will significantly impact transportation in and around Greater Vancouver for years to […]

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Jan 28, 2017
Cool It! In Your Community

BCSEA is proud to announce it will be extending its in-school educational program, Cool It!, to the communities of British Columbia with Cool It! In Your Community, sponsored by Vancity. Cool It! in your Community invites families with children between the ages of 9 and 13 to take part in a free educational workshop in which they will learn what actions […]

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Dec 09, 2016
Carbon Talks: Is the Paris agreement on track?

What happened at COP22 and what does it mean for global cooperation on climate change? At COP21 last December, the Paris Agreement was unanimously adopted and charted a new course in the global response to climate change. In Marrakesh this November, world governments came together for the first time since Paris to discuss the implementation […]

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Nov 29, 2016
Leadership Cafe with Evo

Over the last year, Members of the Company of Young Professionals have heard from C-suite executives and learned about leading B.C. industries. During this Leadership Cafe event, we will turn the tables and allow CYP Members to share their creativity and expertise with Evo Car Share. This event will kick off with a reception and […]