Surrey Board of Trade Focuses on the Fraser River as an Untapped Potential for Economic Growth

The Fraser River is an untapped market for economic growth and business expansion. The Surrey Board of Trade, as a city-building business organization, explores the following at their next Surrey Hot Topic Dialogue:

1.     How the Fraser River can be diversified

2.     What barriers exist to growth

3.     Which businesses can thrive in this untapped market

4.     The socio-economic benefits that come with diversification

Date:  Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Time:  7:30am-9:30am (Program begins at 8:00am)

Location: Civic Hotel (beside Surrey City Hall – 13475 Central Avenue, Surrey, BC)

Admission: Free


1. Stephen Bruyneel, Director of External Relations & Development at the Fraser River Discovery Centre

2. Jeff Scott, CEO of Fraser Surrey Docks

3. Lisa Leblanc, Manager of Transportation at the City of New Westminster

Community Sponsor: Port of Vancouver

Venue Sponsor: Civic Hotel Autograph Collections

Media Sponsor: Surrey Now-Leader Community Media, Newton BIA, PulseFM

To register for this Surrey Hot Topic Dialogue, please go to or call the Surrey Board of Trade at 604-581-7130.