Events

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Event Description
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 08:00 to 09:00 FCM webinar - Funding for waste management, waste diversion and brownfield initiatives
Do you need funding for an innovative environmental project in your municipality? Are you looking for grants to help your community adapt to climate change or reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions? 
 
Sign up for our free webinars taking place from April 25 to April 27 for an overview on the new climate change funding available, and learn how funding from the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) can help your municipality with environment- and climate-related projects.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 11:00 to 12:00 FCM webinar - Water quality and conservation funding
Do you need funding for an innovative environmental project in your municipality? Are you looking for grants to help your community adapt to climate change or reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions? 
 
Sign up for our free webinars taking place from April 25 to April 27 for an overview on the new climate change funding available, and learn how funding from the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) can help your municipality with environment- and climate-related projects.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 12:00 to 13:30 PIBC Webinar Series - Climate Action: Legal Considerations and Financing Mechanisms & Tools

Join PIBC on April 26th for the third webinar in their spring series on Climate Action. This webinar will cover Legal Considerations and Financing Mechanisms & Tools

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 12:00 to 13:00 Next-Generation Transportation Webinar Series: Vienna — Affordable and inclusive greatness

Join SFU for Next-Generation Transportation free webinar series! The Series will feature international experts on a range of next-generation transportation and urban planning topics. 

Thursday, April 27, 2017 (All day) to Friday, April 28, 2017 (All day) EnVision 2017: Energy Vision Conference

Institute for Integrated Energy Systems (IESVic) is hosting EnVision 2017: Energy Vision Conference event in Victoria on April 27-28, 2017.

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 06:30 to 07:30 FCM webinar - New climate change funding for Canadian municipalities
Do you need funding for an innovative environmental project in your municipality? Are you looking for grants to help your community adapt to climate change or reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions? 
 
Sign up for our free webinars taking place from April 25 to April 27 for an overview on the new climate change funding available, and learn how funding from the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) can help your municipality with environment- and climate-related projects.
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 08:00 to Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 17:00 Resilient Cities 2017 - 8th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation
The 8th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation will be taking place 4 – 6 May 2017 in Bonn, Germany. Don't miss the chance to participate in the next global urban resilience forum! 
 
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 10:15 to 11:45 Webinar: Biophillic Cities, Integrating Nature into Urban Design and Planning

Join Island Press and the Security and Sustainability Forum on May 9, 2017 for a free webinar Biophillic Cities, Integrating Nature into Urban Design and Planning.

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 08:00 to Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 17:00 Harnessing the Power of Asset Management

Join Canadian Network of Asset Managers on May 15 – 18, 2017 for Harnessing the Power of Asset Management Conference and Tradeshow. 

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 08:00 to Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 17:00 Renewable Cities Global Learning Forum 2017

Building on the momentum of the first Forum, the 100% RE movement, and our international work, Renewable Cities will be holding a second Forum in Vancouver, British Columbia from May 17-19, 2017. Global Learning Forum 2017 will again bring cities together with the private sector, other levels of government, civil society, and leading researchers for an inspiring, cutting edge, and solutions-focused dialogue. Through a dialogue platform, it will inspire, demonstrate, and empower the path to 100% renewable energy and increased energy efficiency in cities.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 08:00 to 17:00 Global Learning Forum 2017
Renewable Cities, a program of the Simon Fraser University Centre for Dialogue in Vancouver, is organizing the second Global Learning Forum to inspire, demonstrate, and empower the path to 100% renewable energy and increased energy efficiency in cities. The Forum will be held in Vancouver, BC from May 17-19, 2017.
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 (All day) to Friday, June 2, 2017 (All day) PIBC 2017 Annual Conference - Equilibrium

Join PIBC on May 30 - June 2, 2017 in Prince George for their annual planning conference!

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 08:00 to Friday, June 2, 2017 - 17:00 PIBC 2017 Annual Conference - Equilibrium

PIBC's 2017 Annual Conference will be held May 30th to June 2nd at the Prince George Civic Centre in Prince George, BC. Don't miss this exciting professional educational and networking event.

Saturday, June 17, 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, June 20, 2017 (All day) National planning conference: Building Resilience 2017

The 2017 Canadian Institute of Planners and the Alberta Professional Planners Institute’s Annual Conference, aims to support those engaged with building resiliency through an engaging, collaborative, and thought provoking forum to explore this critical aspect of our shared futures. Building Resilience 2017 conference will be held in Calgary, Alberta between June 17 and June 20, 2017.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 08:00 to Friday, June 23, 2017 - 17:30 Summit of Solutions: Recycling Council of BC Annual Conference and Trade Show

The 43rd RCBC Conference & Trade Show, BC's premier annual networking and education event will be held in Whistler, BC between June 21 and 23, 2017. 

Friday, September 22, 2017 (All day) to Sunday, September 24, 2017 (All day) Green Energy Doors Open 2017

BCSEA is inviting you to the Green Energy Doors Open (GEDO) 2017 in BC, showcasing green buildings, sustainability, and renewable energy projects around the province. Host a tour or open house for free!

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 16:00 to Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 16:00 The 2017 UBCM Convention and Trade Show
The UBCM Trade Show and the UBCM Convention are together again. This fall, join UBCM in Vancouver for their 2017 Convention and Trade Show.