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Vancouver Networking Events in the Early New Year - 2016 Edition

By Jenna Sedmak - December 27, 2015

If you're looking for an event after your holiday break, there are a great selection of networking events, talks, workshops & conferences in Vancouver this January. Start off the new year by attending one of these fabulous local events!

 BrainStation Community Social

 January 8 from 5:30-7:30pm

Are you interested in building you digital skills for 2016? We invite you to join us at our January Community Social!

What better way to spend a Friday evening than with drinks, food and networking with like-minded tech lovers?


Leaders of Tomorrow Social: Speed Networking Night

January 12 @ 5:30pm

The Leaders of Tomorrow program's annual Speed Networking Night will take a different spin this year by connecting insights with people.


Tech Fest Vancouver

January 19 from 6:00-11:00pm

Techvibes Tech Fest brings together Vancouver's fastest growing tech companies that are looking for the best talent in the city.

Enjoy delicious appetizers while meeting some of the executive team and hiring managers from Vancouver's hottest companies.


BC Tech Summit

January 18-19

Technology is reshaping how we do business, transforming customer experiences and driving growth across all segments of our economy. The #BCTECH Summit is a two-day event that will showcase BC’s vibrant technology industry, build cross-sector opportunities for businesses and explore the latest ideas that will drive a competitive advantage for BC.

Join us as entrepreneurs, investors, industry buyers, researchers, students and government officials come together to make new connections, nurture existing networks and exchange fresh ideas.


Networking Breakfast Series: Orientation and Roundtable

January 20 @ 7:00am

The Vancouver Board of Trade's Networking Breakfast Series is a must-attend event for new and existing members, as they learn about services offered by one another and how they can positively contribute to Vancouver's business community.

If you're new to The Board of Trade, this is your opportunity to learn about how you can make the most of membership benefits, privileges, and marketing opportunities now available to you as a member of Canada's most active business association.


2016 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Leadership Summit

January 22 from 8:00am-2:00pm

At the Top 100 Leadership Summit, WXN is determined to break through the barriers that are holding you back from becoming the most effective leader possible. Research in Future Trends in Leadership Development by the Center for Creative Leadership shows that the future of leadership development should focus on the collective rather than the individual. Said another way: we have to concentrate on supporting and developing leadership in the entire team, rather than one leader at the top.



January 28 from 5:00-8:00pm

One of our most popular events, TechBrew brings together the coolest new technologies, cutting-edge innovators, and influential decision-makers, all under one roof. Join fellow members of the BC tech community, including investors, top talent and local service providers, for an evening of inspiration, networking... and beer! Featured companies include: AdLinks Arius 3D Axine Water Technologies…


2015 Forty Under 40 - BIV

January 27 from 6:15-9:00pm

After 25 years, Business in Vancouver continues to highlight the achievements of BC's young entrepreneurs, executives and professionals by finding 40 outstanding professionals worthy of the Forty under 40 distinction.


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