Safe Communities
Essential for Everyone   Many Vancouver Island communities are seeing growing numbers of people on the streets facing mental health, substance abuse and addiction problems. This...
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How will Island businesses prosper in this rapidly accelerating technological economy?
Futurescape 2.0   Following last years exciting but somewhat dystopian presentation, this year we focus on more near-term impacts from the collision of hardware, software, networks,...
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Summit feature – Employer’s guide to dealing with workplace harassment
At the Summit – Wondering how to address workplace harassment?                                     View...
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Island Good in the News
Who doesn’t like to know where their food comes from? This is good – Island Good!   Island Good in the News Buy local, taste local!...
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Hear results of VIEA’s ‘Island Good’ pilot project at the 12th annual Economic Summit
At the Summit 2016, we presented the ‘Island Good’ concept and delegates said: ‘Sounds great. Just do it!’ At the Summit 2017, we presented the brand...
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The 12th Annual State of the Island Economic Summit is under construction for October 24th and 25th
Early Bird registration is now open. Register early and save $30. This year’s program, unique as always, will feature sessions focused on a range of topics such as:...
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Are your critical business decisions being made with a fact-based understanding of the Island economy?
  The 12th annual Economic Summit will feature release of VIEA‘s 4th annual ‘State of the Island’ Economic Report at the Opening Luncheon. The Economic Report is the only comprehensive,...
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Recreational Cannabis is Set to be Legalized in Canada Soon. Is your Workplace Ready?
The legalization of recreational marijuana will bring with it many novel challenges for employers. Some of the questions employers are sure to face will include: How...
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