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BCAB 72nd Annual Conference

October 2 -3, 2019
Inn at Laurel Point in Victoria

Registration is now open!

For a sneak peak at our new & revamped program, please click on the Program at a Glance below.

Click here to download the PDF Program at a Glance.

More information to come.

Program at a Glance

To download a PDF version, please click here.

UPDATED: January 16, 2019.  Please check back for the most up to date schedule as the Program at a Glance may change.


Speakers & Panelists

Please stay tuned for more information on the exciting lineup of BCAB 2019 Speakers and Panels.


BCAB 2019 Important Dates

March 31, 2019 2018 Humanitarian Award – Nominations Closed
April 2019 Accommodation  Booking Opens
May 2019 Registration Opens
April 1, 2019 Excellence Awards Online Submission Opens
May 3, 2019 Excellence Awards Online Submission Deadline 
June 12, 2019 Early Bird Registration Deadline
August 28, 2019 Regular Registration Deadline
August 28, 2019 Hotel Booking Deadline
October 2 – 3, 2019 Conference Dates



Click HERE to register. 


Registration Fees Early Bird Registration (on or before June 12) Regular Registration (June 13 – August 28) Late/Onsite Registration (starting August 29)
Member CAD 350 CAD 450 CAD 550
Non-Member CAD 450 CAD 550 CAD 650
Accompanying Guest CAD 150 CAD 200 CAD 250
President’s Dinner & Awards Gala
additional tickets
CAD 98 CAD 98 CAD 98
President’s Dinner & Awards Gala
additional tickets for award submissions
CAD 75 CAD 75 CAD 75
Welcome Reception
additional tickets
CAD 75 CAD 75 CAD 75
additional tickets
CAD 50 CAD 50 CAD 50

* plus applicable taxes

Cancellation fee CAD 150
Badge reprint fee CAD 50


Social Events


Stay tuned for more exciting information on the 2019 Social Events.




Reserve Now



Inn at Laurel Point, 680 Montreal St, Victoria, BC V8V 1Z8

Participants of BCAB 2019 receive a discounted guest room rate by booking through the link above.

Laurel Wing Guest Room: $206 plus tax per night
Booking deadline: August 28, 2019







Sponsorship & Exhibiting Opportunities
The BCAB 2019 Sponsorship & Exhibit Package is now available!

Download the BCAB 2019 Sponsorship & Exhibit Package for more details.

Contact us for more information and to secure your spot early.  Please note that exclusive items are only available on a first-come first-confirmed basis.


The BCAB is incredibly thankful to our 2018 Sponsors.

















Sponsors Bio

Stay tuned for more information!


Please download the BCAB 2019 Sponsorship & Exhibit Package for more information.

Transportation Information & Discounts

Please see below a list of transportation modes to Victoria.  The BCAB have negotiated, where possible, discounted transportation rates for conference delegates attending the BCAB 2019 Conference in Victoria.  Discounts are only applicable for travel in late September to mid-October, 2019.


Clipper Vacations

How to Book Your Clipper Vacations:

  1. To book online, please click here.
  2. Conference delegates may also book their transportation by entering the code 874447 in the promo/affiliate code box on the website –
  3. To book by phone, please call the reservation department and reference, “International Conference Services”.  The reservations department can be reached at 206-448-5000/800-888-2535 from 6:30 am-7:00 pm PST every day.


British Columbia Ferry Services Inc.

For fare prices, please visit:

Please Note:  Every April 1, fares increase.  The increase is anywhere between 2 to 5 percent.  The increase is made public on April 1.

For reservations and schedules, please visit:


Helijet International Inc.

Helijet is pleased to offer 15% off the Full or Off-Peak fares for all individual or group bookings.  All reservations can be made online at or via phone at 1.800.665.4354.

Please use the discount code, BCAB19, to receive the discount.

Important note: Depending on the date and time of travel, sale fares may occasionally be available, and it may be lower than the discounted conference rate.  Sale fares and discount code may be used for each way to create a discounted roundtrip.


Harbour Air Seaplanes

Subject to availability, attendees will receive a 20% discount on the goFlex and goGold fares for confirmed domestic travel to/from Vancouver, and scenic tours. Please note that all rates are subject to tax and fees. This offer cannot be combined with any other offers or promotions or be paid by Airbucks or TurboBucks and cannot be applied to private charters.

To receive this special discounted rate, please contact the Reservation Department directly by phone at 1.800.665.0212, by e-mail at or online at and quote the coupon code ‘BCAB2019’.

Please note: attendees will need to present their conference registration upon check-in. All schedules and location information can be accessed through at


Black Ball Ferry Line – Coho Ferry

Black Ball Ferry Lin – Coho Ferry is pleased to offer all delegates complimentary reservation fee.  Please contact Jessica Wiersma, or 250-386-6035, to access the discount.

Reservation Fee:

  • Round-trip reservation fee is $16 USD
  • One-way reservation fee is $11 USD



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The BCAB Conference relies on sponsorship support to provide a quality conference with world-renowned speakers.

For further information, please contact Conference Management at International Conference Services