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February 17, 2021
The Circular Economy of Homes: Resources and Insights for the Real Estate Industry
February 5, 2021
38 billion tonnes of opportunity – Denmark takes notice of Canada’s circular economy
New to Vancouver this Quarter
Vancouver-based Event ticketing platform Picatic acquired by Eventbrite
B.C. government assigns $10 million to incentivize clean-energy vehicle purchases
Spaces is opening a 35,000 sq. ft. co-working office in Gastown
Amazon confirms second space in downtown Vancouver
Samsung Canada plants flag on Great Northern Way
Chinese International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission Announces New HQ
Liquid Media and StratusCore announce distribution & operations partnership
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Friday, Mar 5th, 2021 | 12:00pm - 1:15pmFuture-proofing Vancouver: Transformative ideas for economic resilience
Thursday, Oct 29th, 2020 | 8:30am - 9:30amSuccess and Opportunity in Vancouver’s Circular Economy
Wednesday, Feb 19th, 2020 | 5:30pm - 8:30pmCAIA Seattle presents: Investing in British Columbia, What You Need to Know
Sunday, Jan 26th, 2020 | 1:00pm - 8:00pm[Postponed] Culture, Cross-Cultures and Thriving in a Complex World
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