Scandinavian Business Club Dinner

“Electric Vehicles – Charging into the Future” presented by: Bruce Stout, Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association

Date: Wednesday March 8, 2017
Time: 6-7pm Networking and socializing hour;
7-8.15pm Delicious 3-course Scandinavian Dinner;
8.15-9pm Featured Presentation and a brief question and answer period
Cost: Members $30, guests $35
Contact: PLEASE REGISTER IN ADVANCE!!! (Registration open until Midnight Tuesday March 7th)
Register online! It’s fast, easy and secure!
To register in advance and pay online:  www.sbc-bc.ca. VISA, MasterCard, or American Express accepted (secure third-party payment gateway is PayPal™, a PayPal account is not necessary, just select “No Thanks” ).
To register in advance and pay at the door (cash, cheque, or credit card):  email secretary@nullsbc-bc.ca, or call the SBC office 604-484-8238, or contact a current SBC board member, with the names and number of people in your party.

Bruce Stout, a Director and Past-President of the Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association, has been driving a 100 percent Battery Powered Electric Vehicle (BEV) since March 2013. In May of 2015, Bruce and his wife Susan, drove their Tesla Model S, the 18,000 Kilometers, from Vancouver to Halifax and back, using only Canadian charging stations at an estimated cost of $36.
As overall winners of the E-Mazing race they visited more charging stations than any other driver during the one-month period of this cross Canada rally. This is a great opportunity to get your questions answered about BEVs from someone who has driven BEVs over 100,000 kilometers.

Bruce Stout – VEVA – 604-929-6782 Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association.

Also visit us the website at www.sbc-bc.ca.

Scandinavian Business Club Dinner

CLEAN ENERGY. EVERYWHERE. FOREVER.
GENERAL FUSION IS TRANSFORMING THE WORLD’S ENERGY SUPPLY WITH CLEAN, SAFE, AND ABUNDANT FUSION ENERGY

Date: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 – 6 pm to 9 pm

DR. MICHEL LABERGE, FOUNDER AND CHIEF SCIENTIST
General Fusion was founded in 2002 with a goal to transform the world’s energy supply by developing the fastest, most practical, and cost-competitive path to commercial fusion power.
In 2006, Dr. Michel Laberge completed proof-of-principle experiments, and with the support of leading venture capital firms, General Fusion began building a team that today is recognized as a global leader in commercial fusion energy.
The company has now grown to a team of nearly 50 scientists at its world class laboratories in Burnaby, just outside Vancouver, where it is developing the key components of the world’s first fusion power plant.
Times New Roman;”>General Fusion has been recognized globally for its work in clean energy technology, and is a member of the Cleantech Global 100 (2014, 2015, 2016/17) as well as the recipient of numerous Canadian and international cleantech awards. In the media, Dr. Laberge’s 2014 TED Talk about fusion energy has attracted over one million viewers, and the company has been featured in publications such as TIME Magazine, Scientific American and BBC Horizons.

Guests are always welcome! Invite colleagues, clients, friends and family.

Time: 6 – 7pm: Networking and socializing hour
7 – 8:15pm: Dinner
Main Course:  Catered by Vera’s Burgers.
All you can eat BBQ Burgers – Hot Dogs – Veggie Burgers + 2 salad options
Dessert, Tea & Coffee
8:15 – 9pm: Featured presentation and a brief question and answer period

Cost: Early Bird Price: Member $35; Non-member $40
Regular Price (after midnight Monday May 8th):   Member $45;  Non-member $50
Please note that all dinner prices have increased $5 effective April 2017.
PLEASE REGISTER IN ADVANCE!!!
Register online!  It’s fast, easy and secure!  www.sbc-bc.ca

To register in advance and pay online:
www.sbc-bc.ca.  VISA, MasterCard, or American Express accepted (secure third-party payment gateway is PayPal™, a PayPal account is not necessary, just select “No Thanks” ).

To register in advance and pay at the door (cash, cheque, or credit card):
email secretary@nullsbc-bc.ca, or call the SBC office 604-484-8238, or contact a current SBC board member, with the names and number of people in your party.

Scandinavian Business Club AGM and Dinner

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Wednesday, February 8, 2017 – 6 pm to 9 pm Members! Come to the Annual General Meeting of the Scandinavian Business Club of BC and hear what we’ve accomplished over the past 12 months. This year we have two openings on the Board of Directors, to make a total of 9 Directors. So far, we have one person who has stepped forward, thus we have an opening for one additional candidate. Please let us know in good time before the AGM if you are interested in standing for election to the Board of Directors. Reminder: only paid up members may vote! Renewing members can pay online If you are unsure of your membership status, you should email treasurer@sbc-bc.ca or phone Anders Nurmi at 604-817-7703 to verify. Also, please contact the above if you were a new member in 2016 and are unsure what your status will be as of the AGM (as first year membership is a calendar year from the quarter you joined and may be pro-rated for the second year). Schedule and Dinner Menu 6pm: Networking and Socializing Hour – (Cash Bar open until 8:00pm) 7pm: ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 8pm: Delicious Scandinavian Dinner: 1st Course: Herring & Rye Bread; Pea Soup Main Course: Danish Open-faced Sandwiches Dessert: Apple Cake, Tea & Coffee Location: Scandinavian Community Centre, 6540 Thomas St., Burnaby, BC V5B 4P9 Early Bird Ticket: Member $30 Non-member $35 Regular Ticket (after midnight Monday February 6th): Member $40 Non-member $45 PLEASE REGISTER IN ADVANCE!!! (open until Midnight Tuesday February 7th) Register online! It’s fast, easy and secure! www.sbc-bc.ca To register in advance and pay online: www.sbc-bc.ca. VISA, MasterCard, or American Express accepted (secure third-party payment gateway is PayPal™, a PayPal account is not necessary, just select “No Thanks” if prompted). To register in advance and pay at the door (cash, cheque, or credit card): email secretary@sbc-bc.ca, call the SBC office 604-484-8238, or contact a current SBC board member, with the names and number of people in your party.

Date: February 8, 2017
Place: Scandinavian Centre
Cost: Members $30, guests $35
Contact: To reserve or to attend as a guest contact  Paul Andreassen at SBC Office telephone: (604) 484-8238 or Jan Nordin (604) 551‑7512.
Please note, an added $10 will be charged at the door for anyone arriving unregistered or not pre-registered.

 

Also visit us the website at www.sbc-bc.ca.

Scandinavian Business Club Dinner

Date: Wednesday January 11, 2017
Time: Bar opens 6pm, dinner served at 7pm
Place: Scandinavian Centre
Cost: Members $30, guests $35
Contact: To reserve or to attend as a guest contact  Paul Andreassen at SBC Office telephone: (604) 484-8238 or Jan Nordin (604) 551‑7512.
Please note, an added $10 will be charged at the door for anyone arriving unregistered or not pre-registered.

“Roald Amundsen’s Message to Us  – 100 Years Later”     presented by:  Jason Robinson
Jason Robinson is the Founder and CEO of Sustainability Television – a Canadian based social media network with thousands of ideas for improving your health, your home, and your community. His company’s tagline is “Good stories, about good people, doing really good things”.

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Also visit us the website at www.sbc-bc.ca.

Scandinavian Business Club Dinner

Urban Planning Lessons from Europe & Beyond presented by: Michael Geller, Architect AIBC, FCIP, RPP

Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 – 6 pm to 9 pm

Join Michael Geller for an informative discussion of how lessons from Europe and beyond can influence architecture, planning and density in Vancouver. Michael is a Vancouver based architect, planner, real estate consultant and property developer with four decades’ experience in the public, private and institutional sectors. He is President of the Geller Group and serves as an Adjunct Professor in SFU’s Centre for Sustainable Community Development, and an affiliate of UBC’s Masters in Urban Design program. The Geller Group comprises Michael Geller & Associates Limited (MGAL), active in planning and real estate consulting; Laneway Cottages Inc. which is seeking opportunities to develop laneway housing around the region; and Geller Properties Inc., a builder of small, ‘niche’ residential projects including apartments for people who do not want to live in apartments.

Michael first visited Scandinavia as a young architectural student in 1969 and has returned on numerous occasions. His most recent visit was a tour of four Danish cities in Summer 2016.

Guests are always welcome! Invite colleagues, clients, friends and family.

Time: 6 – 7pm: Networking and socializing hour
7 – 8:15pm: Delicious 3-course Scandinavian dinner:
Starter:  Herring and salmon on mini rye bread
Main Course:  Danish open-faced sandwiches
Dessert:  Raspberry fromage, Tea & Coffee
8:15 – 9pm: Featured presentation and a brief question and answer period

Cost: Early Bird Price: Member $35; Non-member $40
Regular Price (after midnight Monday May 8th):   Member $45;  Non-member $50
Please note that all dinner prices have increased $5 effective April 2017.
PLEASE REGISTER IN ADVANCE!!!
Register online!  It’s fast, easy and secure!  www.sbc-bc.ca

To register in advance and pay online:
www.sbc-bc.ca.  VISA, MasterCard, or American Express accepted (secure third-party payment gateway is PayPal™, a PayPal account is not necessary, just select “No Thanks” ).

To register in advance and pay at the door (cash, cheque, or credit card):
email secretary@nullsbc-bc.ca, or call the SBC office 604-484-8238, or contact a current SBC board member, with the names and number of people in your party.

Scandinavian Business Club Dinner

“Air Service Development at YVR”
presented by:  Kyle Galbraith, Manager, Air Service Development
Date: Wednesday, April 12, 2017 – 6 pm to 9 pm

Kyle Galbraith is Manager of Air Service Development at Vancouver Airport Authority (YVR). He is leading airline relationships working to increase destinations and expand air services at Vancouver International Airport.
Kyle has held numerous positions in the aviation industry within Canada. Over his professional career, Kyle has worked for United Airlines in Vancouver, as well as the Greater Toronto Airports Authority. In 2008, Kyle returned to his home province of BC to start work in Airport Operations at YVR. During the past 9 years Kyle has held positions in Operations, Scheduling, IATA Slot Coordination, and now Air Service Development.
Kyle holds an undergraduate degree in Languages and International Relations from Queens University in Kingston, Ontario.

Guests are always welcome! Invite colleagues, clients, friends and family.

Time: 6 – 7pm: Networking and socializing hour
7 – 8:15pm: Delicious 3-course Scandinavian dinner:
Starter:  Herring and salmon on mini rye bread
Main Course:  Chicken Cordon Bleu
Dessert:  Pears baked in sherry, Tea & Coffee
8:15 – 9pm: Featured presentation and a brief question and answer period

Cost: Early Bird Price: Member $35; Non-member $40
Regular Price (after midnight Monday April 10th):   Member $45;  Non-member $50
Please note that all dinner prices have increased $5 effective April 2017.
PLEASE REGISTER IN ADVANCE!!!  (Registration open until Midnight Tuesday April 11th)
Register online!  It’s fast, easy and secure!  www.sbc-bc.ca

To register in advance and pay online:
www.sbc-bc.ca.  VISA, MasterCard, or American Express accepted (secure third-party payment gateway is PayPal™, a PayPal account is not necessary, just select “No Thanks” ).

To register in advance and pay at the door (cash, cheque, or credit card):
email secretary@nullsbc-bc.ca, or call the SBC office 604-484-8238, or contact a current SBC board member, with the names and number of people in your party.

Scandinavian Business Club Dinner

“Electric Vehicles – Charging into the Future” presented by: Bruce Stout, Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association

Date: Wednesday March 8, 2017
Time: 6-7pm Networking and socializing hour;
7-8.15pm Delicious 3-course Scandinavian Dinner;
8.15-9pm Featured Presentation and a brief question and answer period
Cost: Members $30, guests $35
Contact: PLEASE REGISTER IN ADVANCE!!! (Registration open until Midnight Tuesday March 7th)
Register online! It’s fast, easy and secure!
To register in advance and pay online:  www.sbc-bc.ca. VISA, MasterCard, or American Express accepted (secure third-party payment gateway is PayPal™, a PayPal account is not necessary, just select “No Thanks” ).
To register in advance and pay at the door (cash, cheque, or credit card):  email secretary@nullsbc-bc.ca, or call the SBC office 604-484-8238, or contact a current SBC board member, with the names and number of people in your party.

Bruce Stout, a Director and Past-President of the Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association, has been driving a 100 percent Battery Powered Electric Vehicle (BEV) since March 2013. In May of 2015, Bruce and his wife Susan, drove their Tesla Model S, the 18,000 Kilometers, from Vancouver to Halifax and back, using only Canadian charging stations at an estimated cost of $36.
As overall winners of the E-Mazing race they visited more charging stations than any other driver during the one-month period of this cross Canada rally. This is a great opportunity to get your questions answered about BEVs from someone who has driven BEVs over 100,000 kilometers.

Bruce Stout – VEVA – 604-929-6782 Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association.

Also visit us the website at www.sbc-bc.ca.

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