2020 World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment Delegate Tours

2020 World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment Delegate Tours

Experience British Columbia's innovative technologies, meet our world-leading companies & invest in our sustainable solutions to global issues.

See British Columbia's Investment Opportunities for Yourself!

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA

Each year, the World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment attracts hundreds of top global investors and corporate executives, site consultants, international promotion agencies, economic development corporations, and government officials.

As an event partner, the Business Council of British Columbia is delighted to host sector a tours for delegates.

Each tour will showcase investment opportunities in our province, including our world-class technology ecosystem, low-carbon commodities and natural resource development, transportation and logistics, and unique Indigenous partnerships.

Sign up now, or scroll on for more information on the 3 sector-tour options

Sector Tour Options: Monday, June 15

CLEAN B.C. TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • “Decarbonizing the economy” and promoting “Made-in-B.C. industrial solutions”
  • Experience and learn about the economic aspects of Indigenous Reconciliation, including First Nations full project partnership and participation
  • Visit the world’s largest plant that removes CO2 directly from the air
  • Visit an LNG project under development to export lowest emission natural gas in the world
  • Experience an aerial tour of Vancouver’s Burrard Inlet
  • Take a gondola ride with sweeping vistas of Howe Sound, coastal forests and mountains


B.C. TECH & INNOVATION TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • Learn about Canada’s Digital Technology Supercluster; featuring big-name projects in data commons, digital twins and precision health
  • Tour of lifesciences labs leading personalized onco-genomics in cancer treatment, as well as breakthroughs in spinal cord therapies and joint replacement applications.
  • Hear from Rick Hansen about advancements in accessibility he is leading.
  • Visit a global technology development centre, and try out emerging desktop and mixed reality applications.
  • Enjoy a west-coast themed meal prepared by the winner of Top Chef Canada
  • Experience revolutionary technology in agritech to increase the quantity and quality of agriculture and food yields while also reducing the use of synthetic chemicals
  • Experience British Columbia's leading creative industries.

B.C. GATEWAY TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Understand the opportunities in British Columbia as Canada's Gateway to the world.
  • Harbour boat tour of the Port of Vancouver; Canada’s largest port and third largest in North America; one of the most sustainable ports in the world.
  • Experience the Canada Line SkyTrain
  • Tour of the Vancouver International Airport; voted best airport in North America for 10 consecutive years

Let us know your sector-tour preferences!

As a registered delegate attending the 2020 World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment, we invite you to to complete the form below to express your interest in attending a sector tour on June 15 and rank your preference.

You will be contacted with further information about the tour and availability by May 15th.

Please note, these tours are only available to registered delegates for the 2020 World Forum for FDI.

QUESTIONS? Please contact info@bcbc.com

2020 World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment Delegate Tours

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2020 World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment Delegate Tours

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