Annual Conference


PIBC 2017 Annual Conference - Equilibrium

May 30-June 2, 2017
Prince George Civic Centre
Prince George, BC

Every year, the Planning Institute of British Columbia organizes and hosts its marquee professional development and networking event - the PIBC Annual Conference. PIBC's 2017 Annual Conference will be held May 30th to June 2nd at the Prince George Civic Centre in Prince George, BC. Don't miss this exciting professoinal educational and networking event, which is now just a few days away!

What's New?

Online Registration Now Closed

Online registration for the PIBC 2017 Annual Conference in Prince George is now closed. Thank you to everyone who registered - we look forward to seeing you in Prince George. Still looking to register? We may be able to accommodate late on-site registration in some cases. Check at the registration desk on-stie at the conference. Late registration fees may apply.

Final Program Now Available

The complete final program for the PIBC 2017 Annual Conference is now available and online. The rich program is packed with two great keynote speakers, over thirty diverse conference sessions, engaging workshops, mobile workshops & walking tours, locally inspired social activities, and more... To visit the conference registration website and review the online program click here. And to download your own printable PDF copy of the complete final program click here.

Download the Conference Mobile App!

We are excited to offer a mobile app for the PIBC 2017 Annual Conference - Equilibrium. It is available for Apple iOS and Android mobile devices. All registered attendees will have been sent a special invitation email, link, and instructions to download and login to the mobile app. Or you can find it in the Apple Store and Google Play Store by searching for 'PIBC Events'. Be sure to download the app, login, and take advantage of all the useful conference information, tools and features available for attendees!

Charles Montgomery & Nina-Marie Lister to Keynote PIBC 2017!

We are pleased that Charles Montgomery of Happy City will be headlining the PIBC 2017 Annual Conference in Prince George as the opening keynote speaker. Charles is an award-winning author, urbanist and leader of transformative experiments, research and conversations about wellbeing in cities. For more keynote speaker details click here.

We are equally pleased that Nina-Marie Lister MCIP, RPP will also be a keynote speaker at PIBC 2017. Nina-Marie is Graduate Program Director and Associate Professor of Urban and Regional Planning at Ryerson University in Toronto where she founded and directs the Ecological Design Lab. She is also the founding principal of a creative studio practice exploring the relationship between landscape, ecology, and urbanism. For more keynote speaker details click here.

Join Us!

We look forward to seeing everyone in Prince George for #PIBC2017! Click below for a sneak preview of what you can expect in beautiful Prince George!

Video footage courtesy: Tourism Prince George; City of Prince George; and 6ixSigma Productions Ltd. Music courtesy: Corwin Fox (composer) and the Chimney Swallows (performance).

See you in Prince George! May 30 - June 2, 2017!

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Questions? Contact PIBC:
Tel: 604.696.5031 / Toll Free: 1.866.696.5031