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Vancouver selected to host premier global event for bird scientists in 2018

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.

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,...

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.

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.

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,...

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.

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...

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...

Green Ride and Drive debuts at Vancouver International Auto Show 2013

Vancouver International Auto Show (VIAS) is back, bigger and greener than ever.

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.