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- Canadian Real Estate Association
These are some of the major events happening at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Please contact us for more information regarding availability. Use the calendar to browse all upcoming events and click on any event for more information.
Vancouver Real Estate Leasing Conference
Nov 1 (West Building)
The first annual Vancouver Real Estate Leasing Conference will take place October 17, 2012 and offer a broad scope of information on one of Canada’s most exciting and changing markets.
3rd Annual Don Rix Distinguished Keynote
Address – Dr. Eric Green
Nov 1 (West Building)
Genome British Columbia is a non-profit research organization that invests in and manages large-scale genomics and proteomics research projects and enabling technologies focused on areas of strategic importance such as human health, forestry, fisheries, bioenergy, mining, agriculture and the environment.
HOST 2012 BC's Lodging + Food + Drink EXPO
Nov 5 - 6 (East Building)
HOST 2012 EXPO is Western Canada’s central marketplace showcasing new products, services and trends offered by 250 exhibiting suppliers to over 4,000 attendees. The trade show is being held in conjunction with the HOST 2012 Conference, the amalgamation of the BC Hospitality Industry Conference and the Tourism Industry Association of BC’s Annual Conference, forming the largest hospitality/tourism conference in Canada.
Small Cap Conference
Nov 6 (West Building)
The Small-Cap Conference Series presents investors with quality companies generating measurable results. The Small-Cap Conference invites presenters from all industries including industrial, manufacturing, servicing, oil & gas, technology, mining and so forth.
2012 Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc. (ESRI) Canada User Conference
Nov 6 - 7 (West Building)
Learn about the latest advances in GIS technology and hear firsthand how others in your community are applying geographic knowledge and using it to solve the many challenges of our world. Discover what’s coming in ArcGIS 10.1. This release continues to build upon many of the themes and enhancements introduced in 10 to improve productivity and connectivity.
Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating Exhibition (CIPHEX) West 2012
Nov 7 - 8 (West Building)
Western Canada’s largest trade show for plumbing, hydronics (hot water heating), heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration and water treatment products.
Circle Craft 2012
Nov 7 - 11 (West Building)
Circle Craft Co-operative is a unique BC Artist Cooperative dedicated to providing opportunities for craftspeople to connect with the community. Formed in 1972, Circle Craft has grown to become a major force in the marketing and promotion of quality craft, utilizing a ‘direct from the artist’ approach.
22nd Annual Vancouver Health Show
Nov 10 - 11 (East Building)
The Health Shows provide new, reliable and practical diet, supplement, exercise and lifestyle tips that promote healthier living. There’s something for everyone between the daily roster of inspiring seminars with Canada’s leading health experts. Explore the aisles enjoying an abundance of tasty food, learn about cutting-edge health products, services and fitness techniques, relax with a bodywork treatment, shopping with special event pricing and discover the latest trends. Keynote speakers will be Tommy Europe and Brad King.
Remembrance Day 2012
(Jack Poole Plaza)
For the third year, Remembrance Day in Vancouver will begin with a brief Generation-to-Generation ceremony and the lighting of the cauldron in Jack Poole Plaza.
The 2012 Educational Leadership Conference
Nov 15 - 16 (East Building)
This conference is anticipated to be an outstanding event with a focus on the BC Education Plan and extending personalized learning opportunities throughout our province.
Canadian Fitness Professionals Conference
Nov 16 - 18 (West Building)
Canfitpro conferences are the world’s best events for fitness professionals. Combining great opportunities to obtain continuing education with networking and world-class trade shows, these are events you do not want to miss!
The 58th Annual St. Paul’s Hospital Continuing
Medical Education Conference for Primary Physicians
Nov 20 - 23 (West Building)
This annual conference in primary care medicine provides an opportunity to refresh your knowledge about, and enthusiasm for, primary care medicine. This conference will focus on an evidence based review of practical information, new trends and discuss controversial topics useful for primary physicians practicing in urban or rural areas. Educational activities include a Main Lecture Series which will provide a comprehensive review on Cardiology, Women’s Health, Therapeutics, Psychiatry/Mental Health, Lab and Other Investigations, Men’s Health, Sports Medicine and Paediatrics. Exemplary guest speakers have been chosen for their ability to communicate information and skills relevant to daily clinical practice. The speakers will also provide ample time for questions.
Canadian Association of Accredited Mortgage Professionals (CAAMP) Conference & Expo 2012
Nov 25 - 27 (East Building)
Held annually in the fall, Canadian Association of Accredited Mortgage Professionals (CAAMP)’s Mortgage Forum represents the largest gathering of mortgage professionals in the country. Offering solutions to help you advance your business and provide you with the tools you’ll need to grow on both a professional and personal level, this is an event not to be missed!
The Art of Marketing Conference
Nov 27 (East Building)
The Art of Marketing is Canada’s premier marketing and innovation conference.