Vancouver and the Green Economy – Building Green Jobs – June 27th

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Vancouver is set to be the world’s Greenest City by 2020. How can you and your business help make this vision a reality?

Join the David Suzuki Foundation, The City of Vancouver, and The Vancouver Economic Development Commission at the Fairmont Waterfront for an exciting Green Café focusing on green jobs. Learn about the City’s Vision of a Green Capital from City Councillor Andrea Reimer and plans for creating it from the VEDC.

Hear from three innovative local businesses (SHIFT Delivery Co-op, The Vancouver Tool Library and debrand) that are creating green jobs in market niches. Participate in group discussions regarding green jobs and entrepreneurial opportunities in Vancouver leading up to 2020.

For: Open to the public including members of employee green teams, business owners and all individuals committed to sustainable workplace practice!

Date: Monday, June 27th, 6 – 8PM (registration at 5:30)

Location: Fairmont Waterfront Hotel, Malaspina Room

900 Canada Place Way

Invitees must RSVP and a $10 fee per participant is required.

To register visit –  https://secure.e2rm.com/registrant/TicketingWelcome.aspx?EventID=72118&LangPref=en-CA&Referrer=direct%2fnone

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