Independent Contractors and Businesses Association (ICBA)

ICBA's Annual Industry Outlook - Featuring John King from CNN
The New American President, Real Estate Realities, and the Hard Facts about Softwood Lumber, LNG and the BC Economy
Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
Hyatt Regency Vancouver
655 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC
V6C 2R7
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Registration Deadline
Monday, May 1st, 2017
Event Description

ICBA Annual Industry Outlook provides a real-time focus on Canada’s critical economic relationship with the new American President, the volatility of our real estate sector, and the make-or-break challenges in negotiating a new Canada-US softwood lumber agreement.


With the provincial election just a week after our 2017 Industry Outlook, the British Columbia economy takes centre stage as we hear from the experts on what to expect in the months ahead.


CNN’s John King, Chief National Correspondent and Anchor of Inside Politics
President Trump: The First 100 Days for America, Canada and the World


Bob Rennie, Founder, The Rennie Group
Real Estate Choices and Challenges:  Affordability, Density and Building for the Future


Panel Discussion

Byng Giraud

Country Manager & Vice President, Woodfibre LNG Limited


Robin Silvester

President and Chief Executive Officer, Port of Vancouver


Susan Yurkovich

President and CEO, Council of Forest Industries


Contact & Support

For more information about Industry Outlook or for sponsorship inquiries, contact 604-298-7795 or email 

All prices in Canadian dollars
Ticket Price
Individual Registration
Table of 10
7:15am - 8:00am
Registration, Networking and Breakfast
8:00am - 10:30am
Keynote Speakers and Panel Discussion
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