ASTTBC 2021 Virtual AGM & Conference

2021 Theme: Enhancing Public Trust And Professionalism


You are invited to join us for ASTTBC’s 2021 Virtual AGM & Conference! This exciting one-month event brings together ASTTBC registrants, guests, partners, and stakeholders from across the country to participate and network from their desired locations. Conference features include the ASTTBC Annual General Meeting Business Session, live and on-demand CPD breakout sessions, tradeshow booths featuring support and service providers, leader board prizes, and more!

Live event day is May 7 from 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m., and sessions will be available on-demand until June 7.


Join us now:

> Early bird registration: $49+tax


> Students: $9.99+tax


> AGM Business Session only: free


Early bird registration deadline is April 1, and regular pricing – $69.99+tax in effect from April 2 – May 3.  

For more information please visit the vFairs event page.

AGM & Conference – Live Day Agenda*

Check-in, Virtual Tradeshow & Virtual Networking lounge

09:00 – 10:00
LIVE: Annual General Meeting – Business Session

10:00 – 11:00
Virtual Tradeshow and Virtual Networking lounge

11:00 – 12:00
LIVE CPD Session 1: The Professional Governance Act: Implementation Update
Presenter: Paul Craven, superintendent, Office of the Superintendent of Professional Governance

12:00 – 2:00
Virtual Tradeshow and Virtual Networking

2:00 – 3:00
LIVE CPD Session 2: Perspectives of the Engineering Team in BC
Presenter(s): to be announced

*All live-day sessions will be recorded and available on demand for the duration of the conference.


AGM & Conference – On-Demand Sessions

The Importance of Professionalism & How Your Regulator Can Enable Your Professional Practice
Presenter: Harry Cayton, leader in professional regulation & advisor on professional regulation and governance

What really is a Zero Carbon Building?
Presenter: Alexandre Hebert, manager, Zero Energy Buildings Learning Centre at the High Performance Building Lab, BC Institute of Technology

Professional & Ethical Practice Update
Presenters: Jason Jung, AScT, director, Professional Practice & Development, ASTTBC
Phillipa Stanaway BA, MA, JD, registrar, ASTTBC
Elvira O’Kane, senior coordinator, Practice & Compliance, ASTTBC

Career Development – Managing Your Career
Presenter: Debbie Pearmain, human resources consultant, OneStop HR

Exploring BC Building Regulations
Presenter: Jim Baker, AScT, senior code administrator
Building and Safety Standards Branch, Office of Housing and Construction Standards
Ministry of Attorney General and Minister Responsible for Housing Province of British Columbia

More sessions to be confirmed – stay tuned!


If you are interested in sponsoring this event please contact Cara Christopherson, marketing communications manager, by email at