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Posted: August 27, 2018

Webinar: BC Ideas Exchange Story Showcase: Targeted Industry Strategies

Ministry of Jobs, Trade and Technology
Targeted industry initiatives are a common ingredient in many communities’ economic development strategies. There are many creative options to encourage growing industries to do business in your community, such as growing the skilled workforces that companies need.In this webinar, we’ll delve into the stories of two targeted industry strategies: the BC Film and TV Crew Training Program at North Island College and Invest Surrey’s Advanced Manufacturing and Innovation Economy Labour Market Development Strategy.

The BC Ideas Exchange Story Showcase brings real-life examples of successful initiatives to your desktop, giving you a chance to ask questions and talk peer-to-peer about economic development topics.

Speakers:  Joan Miller (INFilm), Cheryl O’Connell (North Island College), and Stephen Wu (Invest Surrey).

Register for Free Here

About the Webinar Series

The Economic Development webinars deliver knowledge and opportunities to share successful practices, tools and resources for local economic development in B.C. communities. The intended audience is local government and First Nations economic development practitioners, elected officials, provincial government staff, and other interested people. They are free to attend and hosted on the GoToWebinar platform.

Date: November 22, 2018
Event Type: Webinar
Region: South Vancouver Island
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