News & Events for Vancouver

May 6, 2019
Canada's largest green building conference, Building Lasting Change 2019, is taking place in Vancouver across the dates of May 28-30, 2019 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. The annual conference is run by the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) and is known for activating connections, delivering world class learning opportunities and cultivating inspiration and innovation. The theme of this year's Building Lasting Change conference is striking a... Read more
April 19, 2019
The Airport Consultants Council (ACC) Training Hub presents its upcoming Live Webinar: BIM 201 for Airports: The BIM and Asset Management Relationship. The Webinar will take place on May 2, 2019 at 1:00pm - 2:30pm EST. The ACC Training Hub is a virtual training and accreditation service for the airport community. It hosts webinars, features training courses, and offers accreditation tracking across disciplines with respect to aviation. Participants can earn 15 PDH, CM or LU credits/hours for this we... Read more
April 19, 2019
Each year, the Saskatchewan Association of Architects (SAA) hosts the SAA Conference and General Meeting for the knowledge sharing of architectural practice. This year's SAA Conference 2019 follows the theme, "Saskatchewan Architecture: What's Next?". Topics surround the future of architecture as it relates to national building policy. Canada is currently lagging behind globally in the development of building policies aimed at... Read more
April 1, 2019
Wood Works! BC has announced the winners of the 2019 Wood Design Awards, held in Vancouver, BC. These awards recognize wood developments that exemplify innovation both structurally and architecturally. Out of 103 nominations, 14 of these were awarded; one per each of the 14 categories. Categories are based on building design, environmental performance, interior design, innovation and more. Patkau Architects were among this year... Read more
March 14, 2019
Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) is hosting the Accelerating to Zero summit in six cities across Canada throughout 2019, including Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver, Halifax, Calgary and Winnipeg. The summit will feature a number of events and educational seminars centred on the policies, technologies and initiatives required to achieve zero carbon buildings, and ultimately help Canada meet its aggressive carbon footprint goals. Integral Group is a Silver Sp... Read more
March 12, 2019
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is hosting the Building our New Energy Future: Current and Emerging Research Priorities Workshop at the NREL lab in Golden, Colorado on Thursday, March 28 - 29, 2019. A joint effort between NREL and ASHRAE, this workshop covers topics of energy research as it relates to Grid Services, Energy Storage, Energy Efficiency, and Integration and Interoperability... Read more