Events

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Event Description
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00 Workshop: Natural Assets and Climate Change Resiliency

This workshop will focus on asset management (AM) processes that facilitate the incorporation of strategic climate change actions and natural assets to enable, support and build urban resiliency. An emphasis in the workshop will be the essential information required in the AM process to enable resiliency; the essential steps to be taken and by whom. Participants will have the opportunity to actively learn and apply specific processes in the session, thereby gaining skills to further develop within their professional context. 

Thursday, May 2, 2019 (All day) to Friday, May 3, 2019 (All day) EnVision 2019 Conference: Accelerating Energy System Transformation
EnVision 2019 is the 5th conference hosted by the Institute for Integrated Energy Systems (IESVic) at the University of Victoria. The conference explores technical, political, social and economic levers for climate change mitigation through discussions with those actively working on solutions. 
Monday, May 6, 2019 (All day) CNAM 2019 - Annual Canadian Network of Asset Managers Conference

Save the date! Join CNAM on May 6 - 9, 2019 in Kelowna, BC for their 13th Annual Canadian Network of Asset Managers Conference. 

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 (All day) to Friday, May 10, 2019 (All day) 2019 BC Land Summit: Collaborations & Connections

Join BC Land Summit Society in Vancouver - May 8th-10th, 2019 for 2019 BC Land Summit: Collaborations & Connections conference.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 (All day) to Thursday, May 30, 2019 (All day) Conference: State-City Collaboration on Clean Energy Transformations
Building on international precedents, Renewable Cities will facilitate a deep dive into practical senior-local government collaboration and provide a venue to transcend traditional silos through facilitated dialogue. Over the 1.5-days, this conference will convene plenaries and breakout sessions with an emphasis on expert and peer learning.
 
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 (All day) to Thursday, June 6, 2019 (All day) BCCEA Conference - Powering Generations: Legacy to the Future

Clean Energy BC’s 2019 Spring Conference will address how the province’s communities are leading the way forward in a carbon-constrained world. BC’s industries are becoming further diversified by embracing the development of innovative clean technologies and renewable energy projects, which ultimately strengthens our resilience as a province. 

Monday, June 17, 2019 (All day) to Tuesday, June 18, 2019 (All day) BC Active Transportation Summit

Join BC Cycling Coalition for the fist annual BC Active Transportation Summit on June 17th & 18th at the Anvil Centre in New Westminster.

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 (All day) to Friday, June 28, 2019 (All day) Resilient Cities 2019

Join ICLEI in Bonn, Germnay on June 26 - 28, 2019 for the global discussion on urban resilience.

Monday, September 23, 2019 (All day) to Friday, September 27, 2019 (All day) 2019 UBCM Convention

Join UBCM on September 23 - 27, 2019 in Vancouver, BC for the 2019 Convention. Registration will open on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019.

Thursday, October 17, 2019 (All day) to Monday, October 21, 2019 (All day) 13th Ecocity World Summit
In 2019, Vancouver will proudly host an international audience of urban stakeholders who are eagerly looking to develop cities in balance with the natural world. We are actively working with key individuals to create a program that speaks to the many challenges cities face around the globe.
 
 
Monday, October 28, 2019 (All day) to Wednesday, October 30, 2019 (All day) 2019 Livable Cities Forum
Join ICLEI Canada, SHIFT Collaborative, and ACT (the Adaptation to Climate Change Team), SFU for a national event for municipalities and local stakeholders on Building Better Communities Through Resilience.
 

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