SAVE THE DATE – 2023 WoodTALKS at the GBM, Beautiful Whistler, BC

Featuring the Mass and Heavy Timber Symposium

BC Wood will be hosting the 20th Annual Global Buyer’s Mission (GBM), September 7th to 9th, 2023 at the Whistler Conference Centre.

We anticipate that this year will be a significant event, as we celebrate 20 years of bringing international and local buyers to meet our wood products manufacturers and suppliers from across Canada. 2023 will include the popular WoodTALKS at the GBM as well, where specifiers, architects, designers, and builders can earn learning credits during the seminar sessions and participate in the GBM activities.

What to expect

Spend two nights and three days at Whistler to capture all WoodTALKS sessions and GBM activities, starting Thursday, September 7th noon and concluding at 1pm Saturday, September 9th. Your participation will include:

Sept 7th

-1 hour (1LU) WoodTALKS site tour

-3 hours (2LUs) WoodTALKS presentations and lunch

-20th annual GBM evening reception at the top of Whistler Mountain

Sept 8th

– 20th Annual GBM welcome breakfast

-GBM trade show

-3 hours (3 LUs) WoodTALKS workshops and lunch

-1 hour (1 LU) WoodTALKS Site Tour

-GBM Networking/evening reception

Sept 9th

-WoodTALKS breakfast

-4 hours (4LUs) WoodTALKS Mass & Heavy Timber Symposium and lunch

Cost $ 355.00

Fee includes Vancouver/Whistler return transportation and all meals and networking receptions during the event. Hotel fees are not included, but discounted rooms will be available on a first come first serve basis and BC Wood will have a number of hotel options available to WoodTALKS participants.

More information about the event and hotels is to be released soon. If you have any questions about WoodTALKS at the GBM, please email gbm@bcwood.com