Conference 2017

"Setting the Standard" are not just words but the philosophy of the host of CSC Conference 2017 in Kelowna, BC. The CSC Vancouver Chapter Conference Committee promises a Technical Program that will have something for everyone, from the seasoned veterans to the young professionals of the construction industry. There will be plenty of opportunities to network, learn about new products and service and to connect with conference sponsors.

Kelowna boast all the amenities of a major city: find dining, unique shops vibrant culture yet orchards, vineyards and championship golf courses thrice within a short drive of the downtown core. Spectacular vistas await those ready to explore.

Have a part in "Setting the Standard" and make your plans to join us Kelowna, BC.

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Parq Urban Resort Building Tour

Thursday April 13th, 2017
1:15 am -3:00 pm
Meet in Outside Site Trailer off Pacific Boulevard at 39 Smithe Street, Vancouver

Presented by Mike Watts, Architect AIBC, CSP, IBI Group 

Enveloped by the vibrant pulse of downtown Vancouver’s entertainment district and nestled between the fashionable neighbourhoods of Yaletown and Gastown, Parq Vancouver includes two luxury and lifestyle hotels, world-class gaming, eight restaurants and lounges, a rooftop park, a spa, and Vancouver’s largest hotel ballroom. 

Built to LEED Gold environmental standards, Parq Vancouver’s dynamic offerings include two luxury and lifestyle hotels, western Canada’s first JW Marriott Hotel and a first-to-market Autograph Collection Hotel, the DOUGLAS. The JW Marriott Parq Vancouver has 329 guest rooms and luxury suites. Paying homage to the original Douglas Firs that laid the foundation for Vancouver’s thriving economy, the DOUGLAS, an Autograph Collection Hotel, masterfully connects people and place, seamlessly introducing nature into an elegant urban environment 

Parq Vancouver has over 62,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space, featuring Vancouver’s largest hotel ballroom and a rooftop urban forest. 


Participants must bring their own safety glasses, steel toed boots, hard hats and safety vests. Participants may bring dust mask at their discretion. Failure to come equipped with safety gear will exclude participants from the tour. 

Photography inside the building is forbidden, due to security concerns. If you photograph inside the building during the tour you will be asked to leave the tour. 

Participants will be required to sign waiver sheets. If you are not prepared to sign, please leave space for others. 

Space is limited to first 25 participants to sign up.

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Education in Vancouver

Construction Contract Administrator (CCA) 7 Day Workshop

February 20 – 24, 2017

The course is designed for those individuals involved in construction administration, including Contract Administrators, Property Managers, Architects, Engineers, Interior Designers, Specification Consultants, Building Authorities, and Bonding and Insurance Agencies.

This course is a requirement for the Certified Construction Contract Administrator (CCCA) designation.

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