Business and marketing buffs: Network at BCAMA's VISION conference

Mar 23 2017, 4:22 pm

Do you want to meet other like-minded professionals in the fields of business and marketing?

Now you can at the BC Chapter of the American Marketing Association‘s (BCAMA) VISION conference on April 4.

This one day conference at the BMO Theatre Centre is dedicated to the science and art of marketing innovation and offers attendees the opportunity to learn through an interactive, thought leadership approach. Here, you can join BC’s sharpest marketing minds for a day full of fresh insights, networking, compelling content, and a lineup of talented speakers.

Regarded as the leading marketing source in the province, the BCAMA has been operating since 1955. The award-winning chapter consists of more than 500 members and is ran by a team of dedicated volunteers, committee members, and sponsors.

This year’s VISION conference will allow you to join forces with other modern marketers, to learn, connect, and inspire.

With an awesome lineup of presenters and speakers scheduled for VISION, you’ll leave the event feeling enlightened, full of innovation, and with a list of new business contacts.

Speakers at the conference include:

  • Brian Solis: World leader of the Digital Analysts and Futurists Altimeter Group
  • Stan Phelps: IBM futurist, founder of, author, and TEDx speaker
  • Shawn Kanungo: Innovation specialist and senior strategist at Deloitte Digital
  • Nikolas Badminton: Futurist speaker, author and teacher

Each speaker will delve into topics within their specialized areas and take attendees through engaging discussions on how to drive growth and innovation. They’ll learn how to develop ideas around technologies and purpose-focused business models to achieve success.

Multimedia journalist broadcaster Hayley Woodin is the chosen emcee for VISION.

“Whether in marketing or media, the chance to redefine storytelling, to present new ideas in different ways, to innovate how information is communicated – it can have an impact far beyond the task at hand. All it takes is vision, and to me, that’s an immensely exciting prospect,” said Woodin.

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Registration for the VISION conference is now open, so be sure to sign up before all spaces are gone. For more information and the latest marketing news, check out BCAMA on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

BCAMA VISION Conference 2017

When: April 4, 8 am – 4:30 pm
Where: The Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre, Olympic Village, 162 West 1st Avenue
Price: Tickets start at $380, available online via BCAMA