Events

Dec 7 2018 (All day) to Dec 15 2018 (All day)

This professional development course focuses on the collection, analysis, visualization and dissemination of information derived from structured public datasets.

Jan 21 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Want to transform your reports and make your findings easier to use?

Canadian Evaluation Society of BC is pleased to offer the best ever workshop on data visualization! Come and learn some data visualization wizardry. 

You will learn the science behind presenting data effectively. You will go behind-the-scenes in Excel and discover how each part of a visualization can be modified to best tell the story from a particular dataset.

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Jan 23 2019 - 10:00am

This webinar will discuss the relationship between population health and proximity to resources (parks, supermarkets, community centres, etc.) that impact our daily life. Drawing on solid scientific knowledge, speakers will explain the correlation between the physical and mental health status of urban populations and housing conditions, food environment, community life and sustainable mobility.

Feb 13 2019 - 10:00am

Drawing on guidelines and resources from the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI)'s toolkit, this webinar will outline how to measure health inequalities and report on indicators by subpopulations defined by equity stratifiers (i.e., sociodemographic variables) such as income and education. 

Mar 29 2019 (All day) to Mar 30 2019 (All day)

Columbia Institute’s Centre for Civic Governance is pleased to announce that our 2019 Centre for Civic Governance Forum will take place in Harrison Hot Springs from Friday, March 29 to Saturday, March 30.

At this special 26.5 hour event, which will take place under the banner of “Rising to the Challenge,” we aim to develop a deeper understanding of the issues shaping our times and to provide insights on how to build more inclusive, sustainable communities. There are also plenty of opportunities to network with colleagues!

May 15 2019 (All day) to May 17 2019 (All day)

Join us in Victoria as we inspire, innovate and organize for impact to close the distance between farm and fork and bring more healthy, local & sustainable foods to the minds & plates of students, from pre-school to campus.

Past Events

Nov 20 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:15pm

Thank you so much to everyone who joined us for making this such a great night! A recorded version of the livestream is available here.

Dec 4 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am

Physical activity is important at every age because how we move affects our well-being in multiple ways. Please join BC Alliance for Healthy Living on Tuesday, December 4th from 9:00am-10:00am for an exciting webinar featuring Appetite to Play and Choose to Move, two programs you don’t want to miss.

Nov 15 2018 - 9:00am to Nov 16 2018 - 5:00pm

Mark your calendars! The Public Health Association of British Columbia’s annual conference will take place from November 15th to 16th, 2018 at the Sutton Place Hotel in downtown Vancouver.

Oct 29 2018 - 9:00am to 10:30am

Join BC Alliance for Healthy Living (BCAHL) on Monday, October 29th from 9:00 am-10:30 am for an engaging webinar that will take us behind the scenes of five successful and diverse Active Communities projects from across the province. 

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Oct 1 2018 - 9:00am to Oct 4 2018 - 5:00pm

The World Health Organizations 2018 International Healthy Cities Conference, Changing Cities to Change the World, marks thirty years of the Network and the global Healthy Cities movement. The Conference, which takes place every five years, presents the opportunity to learn from the work of healthy cities globally. 

Sep 10 2018 - 9:00am to Sep 14 2018 - 4:30pm

The 2018 UBCM Convention will be held September 10-14 in Whistler, BC. 

The UBCM Convention has always provided opportunities for information exchange and policy development. But let’s focus on this year’s gathering as a chance to grow meaningful connections that propel local initiatives forward. Let’s utilize policy making sessions, government meetings, and discussion forums to develop and magnify our united voice, to accelerate initiatives that matter to our communities. 

Aug 21 2018 - 11:00am to 11:45am

ChangeLab Solutions will be hosting this webinar - Building Healthy, Equitable Communities Through Comprehensive Long-Range Planning, in which they'll explore the interconnected elements of healthy places. We kicked off the conversation by blogging about generations of laws and policies that are behind today's place-based health disparities. Now we invite you to join for this webinar, in which we'll look at building health and equity into long-range plans by discussing

Aug 21 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Join our partners from the British Columbia Centre for Disease Control and the National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health on Tuesday, August 21 for this 90-minute webinar that explores new research into the role of the built environment in community health.

Jul 19 2018 - 9:00am to Jul 22 2018 - 5:00pm

Every year the Canadian Institute of Planners hosts a conference to bring together planners from across the country and from all areas of practice to address key issues and topics that impact the profession. This year we hope you will join us at SOUL 2018 from July 19-22, 2018 in Winnipeg. 

Our culture, our environments, and our stories shape the spaces around us – spaces that reflect the SOUL of our communities. As we address current and future needs, we are challenged to incorporate SOUL into our planning work, to create communities that are energetic and thriving.

Jul 5 2018 - 9:00am to Jul 6 2018 - 4:30pm

Joins us for our 9th annual PHABC Summer School as we explore the theme “The Public Health Approach: Building Safe & Inclusive Communities.”

Drawing practitioners of public health from around the province, PHABC’s annual Summer School in British Columbia’s leading forum for inspiration, sharing, and learning on public health and health equity at the individual, health care system, and community level.

The events main sites are located at the University of Victoria, University of BC, University of BC Okanagan, and the University of Northern BC.

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