PIBC 2017 World Town Planning Day - Celebrating the Profession - Register Now!

Posting Date: 
September 19, 2017 - November 4, 2017

On Saturday November 4th, 2017 - in recognition of World Town Planning Day - the Institute will host its annual gala celebration and recognition of the planning profession in British Columbia and the Yukon.  

Gala Reception & Dinner:  The program at this 10th annual reception and dinner event will include featured speakers, recognition of the admission of new Certified members (Registered Professional Planners), recognition of members who have held professional membership in the Institute for 25 or more years, and more! We are also excited and pleased to announce that this year's recipient of Honourary membership will be Dr. Larry McCann, Professor Emeritus, University of Victoria.

Join Us! Last year's event was a success, and provided a great opportunity for members, colleagues and friends to get together and celebrate the planning profession. Musical entertainment will be provided by Jodi Proznick. Be sure to join us this year! 

Event Schedule:
6:00 PM - Gala Pre-Dinner Reception 
7:00 PM - Gala Program & Dinner

Registration:  Gala tickets start at $99 (plus GST) for PIBC Members. Register online at http://www.cvent.com/events/pibc-2017-world-town-planning-day-celebrating-the-profession/event-summary-1ef98ce41142403ea4e199ee9cc70a9c.aspx

Discounts for PIBC members apply, as do discounts for guests, students, and group tables of 8 persons. Why not get together with 7 colleagues and guests to fill a whole table and save! Recognition is available for organizations that sponsor group tables also - see below.

Thank You to Our Sponsors!  We would like to extend our sincere appreciation to Young Anderson Barristers & Solicitors and Carvello Law Corp. for their generous support for being Table Sponsors again this year.

Sponsorship Opportunities!  Raise the profile of your firm or organization by becoming a Sponsor for next year's event. Organizations who purchase & sponsor a Table of 8 guests will receive recognition in the program and at the event, as well as in promotional communications. Contact PIBC to sponsor a table for friends and colleagures, or consider sponsoring a table for Students and other young professionals to attend.

Other sponsorship opportunities also exist. Contact Sophie King at PIBC for more information. Tel: 604-696-5031. Email: sophie.king@pibc.bc.ca

Accommodations:  Accommodations were available at the Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Hotel for PIBC guests. Rooms could be reserved by contacting hotel and requesting the "PIBC World Town Planning Day Gala" rate, starting at $189/night plus taxes (subject to room/space availability): Call the hotel at 1-800-207-4150, or book online at https://aws.passkey.com/go/pibc17

See you this year!

News & Media Contact:
Dave Crossley
Executive Director
ph: 604.696.5031
e: dave.crossley@pibc.bc.ca