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ASTTBC Building Designer Conference a Success!

ASTTBC Building Designers gathered at the Pinnacle Hotel in North Vancouver on October 13th for their annual conference and educational session. Attendees enjoyed presentations on numerous subjects such as the new…


Minister Shane Simpson meets ASTTBC on TechABILITY Initiatives

Engaging those who are under-represented in the work force was the focus of the discussion with Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction, Shane Simpson. In 2016-17, ASTTBC worked with…


BC Tech Assoc Appoints New Pres & CEO

The BC Technology Association announced today that Jill Tipping has been appointed as the new President and CEO, effective November 22nd, 2017. Jill joins BC Tech from Schneider Electric Solar,…


ASTTBC CEO John Leech & MLA Ravi Kahlon Discuss Human Rights Commission

Premier John Horgan has announced he will re-establish a human rights commission and appointed Delta North MLA and Parliamentary Secretary of Sport and Multiculturalism Ravi Kahlon to lead the initiative….


Minister Heyman Announces Government Review of Professional Reliance

ASTTBC and Technology Professionals welcome the review and their support! The announcement to review professional reliance by the Minister of Environment and Climate Action Change, George Heyman, provides a unique…


Gavin C. Dirom, MSc, PAg appointed as President & CEO, Geoscience BC

Geoscience BC’s Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Gavin C. Dirom as President and CEO. Gavin will take up the position on October 16, 2017. Commenting on the…


ASTTBC CEO asks Members & Friends to support Big Little Science Centre Fundraiser, Oct 15

Each year the Big Little Science Centre invites supporters to bring their families to Duffy’s for a great meal in a show of support and to raise funds to help…


Generation Energy Forum – Virtual Conference Invitation

Energy: It powers our homes and our economy. It keeps us connected and takes us places we want to go. Meeting our climate change goals is one of the greatest…


Julie Payette, OC, CQ Sworn in as Governor General

Julie Payette is one of 10 Canadians to go to space, and the second Canadian woman to do so. She has degrees in engineering, worked for IBM before joining the Canadian Space Agency,…


UNLOCKING THE DIVERSITY DIVIDEND IN BC

On October 30th, 2017,  the Immigrant Employment Council of British Columbia (IEC-BC), in partnership with the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation,  RBC Royal Bank (RBC), and SFU Public Square, will present…