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2017 Regional Business Forum

The Next 150: Celebrating our Past and Imagining our Future

Forum Hosts: Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako and Burns Lake Band (Ts'il Kaz Koh)

Date: September 19th and 20th, 2017

Location: Burns Lake Band Gathering Place- 675 Highway 16 West, Burns Lake

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The Regional Business Forum has been taking place across the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako since 2008. The primary goal of the 2017 RDBN Business Forum is to give business, industry, economic developers, all levels of government, First Nations, educators, employment/business supports and non-profit organizations from across the region the opportunity to gather for learning and networking.

This year's Forum will feature:

  • Networking Opportunities
  • Presentations and Panels from Regional Businesses and Organizations
  • RDBN Start up Business Contest Finalists
  • Workshops for Non-Profit Organizations
  • Workshops for Entrepreneurs
  • Individual meetings with Presenters
  • Door Prizes
  • Tradeshow
  • Gala Dinner

Forum Registration Fees:

Early Bird until August 31st, 2017

  • 1 day $40
  • 2 days $75
  • Gala Dinner $40
  • Taxes added to prices above

After September 1st, 2017

  • 1 day $50
  • 2 days $90
  • Gala Dinner $40 plus tax
  • Taxes added to prices above

 

Tradeshow:

Learn what our regional businesses and organizations have to offer!  Displays will be set up each day of the Forum, stop by and see how our businesses and organizations are serving you!

Exhibitors - A limited number of displays will be set up along the outside walls of the presentation room. This is a great opportunity for businesses and organizations in the region to showcase and promote their business and activities.

The tradeshow will be open between 8:30-9:00am, lunch and refreshment breaks, and for half an hour after presentations are completed each day.

Tradeshow Table Rental Fees:

  • Early Bird until August 31st, 2017 - $60 plus tax per day
  • Regular Prices after September 1st, 2017- $75 plus tax per day

Rental includes:

  • 1 day Forum registration for 1 person ( includes lunch and refreshments)
  • Table and Chair
  • Electricity (limited number of spaces)
  • Wifi

To register for tradeshow space Click Here

For further information about the Tradeshow please contact Tammy Zayac, Event Planner at 250 692-3195 or eventplanner@rdbn.bc.ca

Accommodations:

Business Forum Host Hotel

KeyOh Lodge Logo

1-844-692-7797
250 692-7797
www.Keyohlodge.com 

Call direct to get the forum rate of $99.00 plus tax (Single/Double Occupancy– Queen room)
Book by Sept 1st, 2017 for this rate
Reference Name: Regional Business Forum


Burns Lake Motor Inn

1-800-663-2968
250 692-7545

Forum rate:
Single- $79.00 +Tax
Double- $89.00 +Tax

Sunshine Inn- Burns Lake

www.sunshineinn.ca

Forum Rates:
Reference Name: Regional Business Forum
$89.00 + Tax for any room type

Travellers Motel

250 692-7471

Regular Rates:
Single-$65 + Tax
Double-$75 + Tax

Wanakena Motel

1-888-413-3151
250 692-3151
www.blwana.com

Regular Rates:
Ranges from $79 to
$110 + Tax

Sponsors

Overall Conference Sponsor

 

September 19th Luncheon Sponsor

 

September 20th Luncheon Sponsor
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Facility Sponsor

 

Gala Dinner Sponsors
     

 

Gala Dinner Wine Sponsors

 

Entrepreneur Workshop Sponsor

 

Non-Profit Workshop Sponsor

 

Tradeshow Sponsors

 

Historical Display Sponsor

 

Wi-Fi Sponsor

 

Energy Panel Sponsor

 

Forestry Panel Sponsor

 

Community Forestry Panel Sponsor

 

Mining Panel Sponsor

 

September 20th Individual Meeting Sponsor

 

Door Prize Sponsor

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