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Vancouver selected to host premier global event for bird scientists in 2018
Bird watching is estimated to generate billions of dollars in tourism and recreation industries.
Jan 15th, 2015
Vancouver Study and Go Abroad Fair highlights university programs abroad
Exhibitors at the Study and Go Abroad Fair, organized by Recruit in Canada, Canada’s largest international university Fairs, on September 26th will include top universities from the UK, USA,...
Sep 10th, 2013
GROW conference gives entrepreneurs lowdown on boosting business
At this year’s GROW conference, entrepreneurs can expect to get the real lowdown from experts on how to run a business.
Aug 8th, 2013
The Art of Marketing: Arianna Huffington, Scooter Braun, Jonah Berger, and more...
On September 17th, join six renowned thought leaders for an invaluable day focused on the art of marketing.
Jul 23rd, 2013
2013 GROW Conference links design thinking and entrepreneurship
Saskatoon native Debbie Landa is the founder of GROW, a three day technology conference in Vancouver. GROW aims to help build the next billion-dollar company by connecting successful entrepreneurs,...
Jul 16th, 2013
Chef Meets BC Grape 2013
With 95 wineries pouring more than 350 wines, it was a daunting feat for any determined wine taster...but not impossible.
Jun 11th, 2013
Great Canadian Craft Fair's Spring Fling: fresh food, amazing art and caring for community
Great Canadian Craft's Spring Fling organizer, Mark Brown, is Vancouver's newest and perhaps only, craft fair impresario. His latest and biggest to date, the Great Canadian Craft's Spring Fling...
Apr 23rd, 2013
Top 20 BCBusiness Innovators of the Year
Last week, I attended the "BCBusiness Innovators of the Year" event at the West Building of the Vancouver Convention Centre. I was curious: what does BCBusiness magazine consider "innovative"? Who...
Apr 5th, 2013
Green Ride and Drive debuts at Vancouver International Auto Show 2013
Vancouver International Auto Show (VIAS) is back, bigger and greener than ever.
Mar 19th, 2013
VanWineFest: 2013 trade competition award winners announced
To honour professionals who contribute to our region’s exceptional wine and food culture, there is an annual award lunch where winners of each category are announced.
Mar 4th, 2013