Events


Mar
3
Thu
Vancouver Board of Trade Globe 2016 @ Vancouver Convention Centre East
Mar 3 @ 11:15 am – 1:30 pm

 

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Taking place every two years in Vancouver, GLOBE draws the “best and brightest” of the international sustainable business community, making it an unsurpassed forum for learning and networking.

The Vancouver Board of Trade is pleased to be partnering with GLOBE 2016 for a special presentation with corporate strategy legend Michael Porter, arguably the world’s most influential thinker on management and competitiveness.

The world is changing. Michael Porter’s presentation will address the global shift to a low-carbon economy and its implications for you, your business, and your industry.

Jul
15
Fri
Surrey 2016 Women’s World Softball Championship @ Located inside Softball City Sports & Entertainment Complex
Jul 15 – Jul 24 all-day

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The largest single sport world championship in North American history, this event features 31 teams from around the world who will gather in Surrey to compete for gold.

Team Canada will enter the tournament as a medal contender, after winning gold in the PAN AM Games in 2015. Currently ranked number four in the world, fans can come cheer on our team in its quest for the podium!

Other teams competing at the World Championships include: Australia, China, France, Great Britain, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, USA and Venezuela, plus many more.

 

 

Jun
22
Thu
StandOUT Awards @ Roundhouse Community Ctr
Jun 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
StandOUT Awards @ Roundhouse Community Ctr | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada

The StandOUT Awards (formerly Legacy Awards) is an awards night to acknowledge individuals who have contributed to the LGBTQ2+ community in Vancouver over the years. There are six broad award categories this year which recognize the individuals who are making changes within the community.

This year our event will be catered by Milestones, and presented by special guest Celebrity Chef Jack Demers from Chopped Canada.

With a cash bar before presentations, be sure to come early!