Tuesday, January 16, 2018 | 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Coast Inn of the North | Prince George
Inspiring speakers and strategies: Grow your company and community
Co-hosted by the Prince George and BC Chambers of Commerce, the #TrueNorth Business Development Forum is a one-day program focused on building a more resilient, prosperous northern BC. Thought-leading experts on economic development, finance, and First Nations partnerships (among others) will bring participants the most current data and proven strategies to grow your brands and your communities.
Cumulative Impacts Research Consortium (CIRC) Forum
January 18-19, 2018
UNBC | Prince George Campus
The UNBC Cumulative Impacts Research Consortium (CIRC), with support from the ECHO (Environment, Community, Health Observatory) Network and the Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions (PICS), is convening a policy-oriented symposium addressing the future of resource communities in a shifting political landscape. This event will provide opportunities to convene conversations with people and organizations interested in and actively working on issues related to the myriad impacts of resource development throughout northern BC. A public keynote event featuring Megan Leslie, Incoming President & CEO of World Wildlife Fund Canada and former NDP Member of Parliament, will be held the evening of Thursday January 18, 2018, followed by a day of concurrent sessions on Friday, January 19, 2018.