Monthly archive for February 2019

The Surrey Board of Trade, as a city building business organization, continues their Surrey Hot Topic Dialogue Series.“The Surrey Board of Trade offers this forum to dialogue on this topic and contribute ideas to the business organization’s advocacy agenda,” said Anita Huberman, CEO, Surrey Board of Trade.“We want to seek the input of

Surrey, B.C. – On Wednesday, November 20th at the 6th Annual Surrey Innovation Awards Lunch, the Surrey Board of Trade will welcome keynote speaker Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media, the technology driven global media and branding has become one of the world's most influential websites, with nearly 75 million unique visitors a month. The

Canada's Innovation, Science and Economic Development Minister, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, will be speaking at a Surrey Board of Trade Lunch, co-hosted by the Surrey Board of Trade and the South Asian Business Association (SABA), on Monday, March 4 at 11:30am at Eaglequest Golf Course.Minister Bains will present updates on Canada's innovation agenda through the “Building a Nation of Innovators” Report.

SURREY – On Friday, February 22, 2019 the National Energy Board (NEB) released their report on the Trans Mountain Expansion Project after months of consultations with a range of groups from business advocacy groups, such as the Surrey Board of Trade, to environmental protection groups. The 700-page reconsideration report has been given to the Federal…

On Wednesday, March 13th, the Surrey Board of Trade will host the 10th Annual Surrey Women in Business Awards Luncheon, with Presenting Sponsor BDC with support from BLG and EDC.  The winners will be announced at this event at the Sheraton Hotel. This event recognizes the hard work of Surrey’s business women and their contributions to Surrey.The

#BCTECHSummit Expands to South Fraser’s Health and Technology DistrictSurrey Tech@NIGHT After-Hours Networking ExperienceTuesday, March 12, 20197:30pm – 9:30 p.m.City Centre 2 – Main Floor9639 - 137A Street, Surrey, B.C.RSVPVancouver & Surrey, B.C. – For the first time, #BCTECHSummit is expanding its popular technology forum from Vancouver out into the Fraser

SURREY, BC – February 20, 2019 – The Surrey Board of Trade is joining hundreds of other chambers of commerce and boards of trade across the country today to demand immediate improvements to Canada’s broken regulatory system to ensure our energy resources get to international markets.According to the Surrey Board of Trade, the very…

SURREY – The BC Government released the 2019 Provincial Budget on February 19, indicating a balanced budget. BC’s economic strength is allowing for spending and reinvestments to enhance livability.WHAT WE WANTED TO HEAR FOR SURREY:1.     Transportation investments in Surrey and South of the Fraser2.     Education investments specifically for K-12 and for SFU/KPU3.     Taxes: 2019 is the year of

The Surrey Board of Trade is pleased to host the Honourable Shane Simpson, BC Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction. This important portfolio to Surrey will focus on housing affordability, development, supply and construction, and poverty reduction strategies through an economic lens. Plus, hear his BC Budget overview.Date: Friday, March 1, 2019Time: