Why should you be there?
Connect with Green movers and shakers
Pete Fry, candidate for the by-election in Vancouver-Mount Pleasant
New Executive Director, Jessica McIlroy
Federal Green candidates
Greens from the US and across Canada
Shape a better future for BC
From education to energy and the new economy, we're prioritizing evidence-based decision-making and a collaborative approach. Bring this knowledge back to your community and help shape the province of the future.
Improve your campaign and organizing skills
You’ll learn how to run an effective ground game and “get out the vote” (GOTV), as well as how to build communities that nurture leadership and relationship-building. Soak up knowledge from the people behind our most successful campaigns.
Thurs. May 21
Workshop: Economics for People, Planet & Profit, 9am-4pm (lunch incl.)
Workshop: Campaigning to Win, 9am-4pm (lunch incl.)
Workshop: Rebooting Policy Development, 2-6pm
Special event: Documentary Evening with Paul Manly, 7-10pm
Fri. May 22
Workshop: Food and Farming in the New Economy, 9am-4pm (lunch incl.)
Workshop: Experts Need Not Apply: Communications & Political Organizing, 9am-4pm (lunch incl.)
Plenary: Opening Banquet & Celebration, 7-10pm (dinner incl.)
Sat. May 23
Plenary: Seizing the Opportunity, 8am-11am
Keynote: Greening Politics with Elizabeth May, 11:30am-1pm (lunch incl.)
Plenary: BC Green Party AGM, 2-5pm
Keynote: The Road to 2017 with Andrew Weaver, 6-10pm (dinner incl.)
Sun. May 24
Special event: Joint Provincial-Federal Green Party Rally, 2-4pm
The 2015 BC Greens Conference takes place along Nanaimo's harbour front at the Coast Bastion Hotel (Thursday, Friday) and Vancouver Island Conference Centre (Saturday). Sunday's rally takes place at Maffeo Sutton Park along the harbour walkway.
Sponsored accommodation is provided by the Coast Bastion Hotel on Nanaimo's Inner Harbour. The Coast Bastion Hotel is a convenient location for conference and AGM attendees, with all events on Thursday, Friday and Sunday taking place in conference facilities inside the hotel. Saturday's events take place at the adjoined Vancouver Island Conference Centre. Click here for more information.
Let us know if you have any questions or concerns about registering, the itinerary, or anything else. You can reach us by:
- Phone: 1-888-473-3686
- Email: [email protected]