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Future-Proof Your Business

Oct 10, 2017



The Downtown Vancouver BIA invites you to hear from experts and peers about how taking a sustainable approach to business operations can give you a competitive advantage while improving your social and environmental impact, productivity and corporate brand.

Who you will hear from:

  • Doug Smith, Director of Sustainability, City of Vancouver
  • Bryan Buggey, Director of Strategic Initiatives & Sector Development, Vancouver Economic Commission
  • Additional Speakers: TBA

What you will learn about:

  • Strategies for shifting to a greener, more innovative and economically sustainable future
  • Best practices for reducing costs and waste
  • Global climate trends with short and long-term implications
  • Climate adaption challenges and opportunities for businesses
  • Property owners and businesses already successfully leveraging sustainable design principles
  • Current City of Vancouver sustainability programs and initiatives and how they affect you

What you will get:

  • Catered lunch.
  • Networking opportunity with downtown property owners and businesses.
    Valuable knowledge, tools and resources that will help you future-proof your business.

Save your spot:

  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:30am-1:30pm.
  • Vancouver Economic Commission (Suite 1500, 401 West Georgia St.).
  • Space is limited so register early.

Register here: www.downtownvancouver.net/events/member-events

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