Pencil these events into your calendar.
Above: Mari-Tech Conference. PHOTO: www.dieselduck.net
Friday, February 23 | Crystal Garden
This VIATEC-created exhibition of more than 72 tech firms and research organizations is the ideal showcase to learn more about careers in tech and innovation. Event features include a Tradeshow, Creative Hub of interactive tech displays and an Innovation Theatre with talks and panel discussions.
Friday, March 23, 9 to 4 | Cowichan Exhibition Park
The Island Wood Industries forum explores how to strengthen and diversify value-added manufacturing on the Island, and addresses issues such as secure fibre supply and new product production. A showcase will feature interior and exterior wood products being manufactured on the Island. This event is the result of three years of work by the Vancouver Island Economic Alliance to help expand markets and diversify wood manufacturing.
Wednesday, April 18, 11:30 to 1:00 | Hotel Grand Pacific
The Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce hosts BC Ferries CEO Mark Collins, who will discuss the corporation’s strategic plan and what the future looks like for the coastal ferry system.
April 18 to 20 | Victoria Conference Centre
This national conference focuses on the future of marine engineering and ship innovations, with technical presentations, an exhibition and networking opportunities for marine professionals involved in the design, building, maintenance and operation of large ships and other marine vessels.
This article is from the February/March 2018 issue