Island Good is Great for Local Products
The room was abuzz at the Island Good Session that took place during the 2019 State of the Island Economic Summit Oct. 23 and 24. The...
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Vancouver Island Groups make Efforts to make Tourism Sustainable
Environmental efforts for tourism discussed at Island economic summit panel discussion. Organizations, businesses and government on the Island are making efforts to ensure tourism is sustainable,...
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Clean Tech Works for Everything from Breweries to Batteries, say Island Summit Panelists
Transportation, brewery and First Nation representatives speak at VIEA economic summit in Nanaimo. Representatives from a First Nation, a brewery, B.C. Ferries and an airline talked...
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B.C. Premier Talks Pipeline, Western Separatism at Economic Summit
Horgan wonders why Albertans feel animosity toward federal government that bought a pipeline. B.C. Premier John Horgan says he can’t understand some of the reasoning behind...
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Vancouver Island’s Diversified Economy Expected to Slow but Not Stall
Senior economist delivers State of the Island report at summit in Nanaimo, says ‘don’t panic’. No economy is recession-proof, but Vancouver Island is diversifying and becoming...
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13th Annual State of the Island Economic Summit to Return to Nanaimo this Month
Expert panelists will be addressing various trending social and economic topics. The State of the Island Economic Summit was created in 2007 with the intention of...
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Hundreds of Island Leaders Expected at Next Week’s Summit in Nanaimo
State of the Island economic summit happens Oct. 23-24 at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre. The State of the Island Economic Summit was created in 2007...
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Robert Asselin, Public Policy Expert to Speak at Summit Closing Luncheon
Robert Asselin is Senior Global Director, Public Policy for Blackberry, Senior Fellow at the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy at the University of...
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