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PacifiCan VP to Introduce New BC Funding Agency at Summit

Find out about new funding opportunities for your business or organization at the Summit from Naina Sloan, Vice-President, PacifiCan Programs and Partnerships, at the ‘State of the Island’ Economic Summit.  

‘Introducing Pacific Economic Development Canada (PacifiCan)’ will feature Naina speaking about PacifiCan’s role, priorities, and funding opportunities specific to BC and the Island region in support of economic development. Delegates can ask questions and participate more in a conversation roundtable following Naina’s presentation.

In August, 2021 the Government of Canada announced Pacific Economic Development Canada (PacifiCan) as the new federal regional economic development agency dedicated to British Columbia. PacifiCan builds on Western Economic Diversification Canada’s (WD) 34 year legacy.

Thank you to Port Alberni Port Authority for sponsoring this session.



Networking Opportunities at the Economic Summit

The ‘State of the Island’ Economic Summit is 100% virtual.

This digital Summit offers much more than your standard Zoom call. The Virtual Attendee Hub is now open for registered attendees. Delegates can start networking in advance. So, familiarize yourself with the platform and start making appointments!

You will have access to the comprehensive list of delegates to send direct messages; make 1:1 appointments; engage exhibitors/sponsors; check profiles; download the documents, enter contests, participate in polls, etc…

The Summit agenda is packed with compelling content with direct relevance to our Island economy. Join the conversation and help shape the future…

Registration is open! Only 5 days left…


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