Building Sustainable Communities Conference (Kelowna, BC)

Tue, 11/21/2017
When: 
November 21 - 24, 2017
Where: 
Delta Grand Hotel & Conference Centre, Kelowna, BC
Who: 
Fresh Outlook Foundation
Municipality: 
Kelowna, BC
Contact: 
Joanne de Vries 250-766-1777

 

Join Fresh Outlook Foundation on November 21-24, 2017 in Kelowna, BC for its 7th Building SustainABLE Communities (BSC) conference. The conference will explore emerging trends in sustainability at the individual, organizational, and community scales. 

Event Description: 
Fresh Outlook Foundation will be hosting its 7th Building SustainABLE Communities (BSC) conference in Kelowna, BC November 21-24, 2017 at the Delta Grand Hotel & Conference Centre. This highly acclaimed and hugely popular events gathers people from all sectors to explore emerging trends in sustainability at the individual, organizational, and community scales. At a previous BSC, 600 delegates from more than 80 communities, representing government, business, and the nonprofit and academic sectors attended.
 
The overarching theme for this year’s event is Innovation Through Collaboration, with sub-themes being climate action, water stewardship, food security, and community capital/infrastructure. Other topics we’ll tackle include active transportation, community health, comprehensive wealth, collaborative change, pollution solutions, sustainable development, leadership and governance, and local prosperity.
 
Join speakers, panelists, sponsors, and other delegates during engaging workshops, game-changing plenary presentations, professionally facilitated breakouts, and abundant networking functions. Experience the SustainAbility Village, where you’ll meet experts, activists, and exhibitors, while seeing sustainability through the eyes of children, youth, artists, musicians, and poets!
 
 
 
Date: 
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 (All day) to Friday, November 24, 2017 (All day)