BCCA AGM and Co-op Week celebrations!

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Join us in celebrating Co-op Week 2020 with a virtual Annual General Meeting and other online activities! We’re still polishing up the final details, but check out the tentative schedule of events.

COVID-19 and Co-ops: Strategic Foresight Presentation
Wednesday, October 14,9 – 11 a.m., Zoom meeting
Does your co-operative have a winning strategy to excel in these unprecedented and uncertain times? This two-hour session explores the factors that will impact the co-operative sector, and your members, in the next 18 months. Understand what the economy will look like and how it will impact your co-operative.
This session is available to members of ACCA and BCCA and is presented by the Co-operative Intelligence Unit (CIU), an ACCA initiative that representatives from BCCA and BC co-ops.

BCCA Annual General Meeting
Thursday, October 15, 1 – 2:30 p.m. (times tentative), Zoom meeting
Details including AGM agenda to follow.

Government Relations 101
Thursday, October 15, 2:45 – 4 p.m. (times tentative), Zoom meeting
Jennifer Anthony of FleishmanHillard Highroad will be guiding participants through a discussion on effective government relations and future opportunities, including identification of key GR issues for BCCA members.

“Cheers and Beers” Virtual Networking Event
Thursday, October 15, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Grab some BC co-op craft beer and local goodies and log-in for conversation, networking, and fun! We’re going to be creating a bunch of “Zoom Rooms” for different conversation topics (advertised in advance), hosted by members of the BCCA Board and staff.

PLUS:

  • A Virtual Scavenger Hunt with prizes for AGM registrants
  • Early registration swag bags
  • Prize draws throughout the scheduled events

Watch for more details in the September 14 edition of the BCCA newsletter!