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Free COVID-19 Webinars

Are you hosting free a webinar that can help business during the COVID-19 situation? Please email the details to heather@businessinsurrey.com to be added to the list below.


Your Top 10 Questions Answered – Human Resources and COVID-19
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Your Top 10 Questions Answered – New Tax Measures and COVID-19
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SBOT Digital Town Hall: A Conversation with the Honourable Mona Fortier
Federal Minister of Middle Class Prosperity and Associate Minister of Finance
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PwC’s Weekly Webinar Series

Tune in to their webinar series, taking place every Friday for the next six weeks, which will cover a number of topics that are front and centre for business leaders at the moment. You will also be able to access previously recorded webcasts as they become available.


Conference Board of Canada Video Series: Mental Health and COVID-19

Dr. Bill Howatt is recording daily video conversations about the impacts of these stressful and unprecedented times on our mental health.

Watch them and share with friends, family and colleagues. Here are some topics that we’ve already explored:

  • Mental health and COVID-19
  • Fear and COVID-19
  • Calm and COVID-19
  • Coping in the age of social distancing
  • Dealing with isolation and COVID-19

PURE: purpose, urgent, respect, and energy


90 Day COVID19 Business Survival Strategy Session from Empowered Business Solutions. You will learn a 5-Point Strategy to protect your cash flow so your business can survive the crisis and thrive during the recovery. This webinar is available to view at anytime. lnkd.in/eQ5tSaq


How to Request Rent Relief During COVID-19


Friday, April 10 – Force Majeure in Commercial Contracts During COVID-19
6:00am

The International Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a livecast on Force Majeure in Commercial contracts during COVID-19 with Professor Ercüment Erdem, Chair of the ICC Commercial Law and Practice Commission; Abhinav Bhushan, Director, South Asia, ADR and DRS, and Angelika Zoder, an Expert in Commercial Law, ICC Austria.

The livecast, organized by the ICC Academy, is free of charge.


Wednesday, April 15 – SBOT Digital Town Hall: Your Top 10 Questions Answered – Accessing Government Support
11:00am – 12:00pm

Join the Surrey Board of Trade for our Digital Town Hall series, answering the top 10 questions we are receiving from members on various topics during this unprecedented time.

This session will focus on Accessing Government Support. The SBOT is bringing together representatives from the Federal Government, the Provincial Government, BDC and Farm Credit Canada for a free Digital Town Hall to answer the top 10 questions the business community has on accessing the government support that has been announced.

Register now to hear directly from these government representatives.

Sponsored by the Port of Vancouver


Thursday, April 16 – COVID-19: Get financing and support for your business
10:00-11:00am

Regardless of the size and scope of your business, these are challenging times for Canadian companies. Export Development Canada (EDC), along with their partners and the federal government, stand ready to support you.

Their capacity to help Canadian companies was expanded under the $65 billion federal government Business Credit Availability Program (BCAP). Plus, the federal government recently empowered EDC to provide financial solutions to non-exporting companies. Other new assistance tools and programs are also being launched to help you protect your business.

In their new webinar, presented in English only, COVID-19: Get financing and support for your business, a panel of experts will provide guidelines on how you can access the financial relief and safeguards available to you.


Thursday, April 16 – SBOT Digital Town Hall: Your Top 10 Questions Answered – Insurance Claims, Coverage and Considerations
1:00 – 2:00pm

On Thursday, April 16th the Surrey Board of Trade will bring together representatives from Fasken and Gallagher Insurance for a Digital Town Hall to answer the top 10 questions the business community has on insurance claims, coverage and considerations in light of COVID-19.

Sponsored by the Port of Vancouver


Tuesday, April 21 – SBOT Digital Town Hall: Your Top 10 Questions Answered – Construction Industry & COVID-19
1:00 – 2:00pm

The Construction Industry is facing a number of challenges as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic that impact their ability to perform their contracts on time and on budget. The Surrey Board of Trade will bring together two legal experts from Fasken for a free Digital Town Hall to answer the top 10 questions the business community has on this topic.

Sponsored by the Port of Vancouver


Wednesday, April 29 – SBOT Digital Town Hall: A Conversation with the Hon. Harry Bains
Minister of Labour, Province of BC
1:00 – 2:00pm

Join us in hearing from BC Minister of Labour, the Honourable Harry Bains. He will be with us live giving an update from the Provincial Government and answering your questions about your workforce.

Sponsored by the Port of Vancouver