British Columbia's
Liquor Conference
20 - 21 Oct 2019
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Vancouver, BC
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15+ Speakers
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Who we are

The BC Liquor Conference is British Columbia’s premier liquor industry conference hosted by BC’s Alliance of Beverage Licensees (ABLE BC) and created for liquor retailer and hospitality owners and managers. All industry members are welcome!

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What to expect

The 2019 BC Liquor Conference features: hands-on workshops for managers and staff, educational seminars on relevant topics, keynote talks by industry leading speakers, opening reception, IVSA product tasting, networking opportunities, and more!

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Why attend?

Connect with BC’s top liquor retailers and publicans, speak directly with industry suppliers and government representatives, get updated on current industry issues and future policy changes, and leave with tangible tips to improve and grow your business.

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Program

The conference takes place Sunday, October 20 and Monday, October 21.
Breakfast and lunch plus coffee breaks will be provided on Monday.
All events on Monday take place at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver.
Sunday locations will be announced shortly.
Day 1
20 Oct 2019
Day 2
21 Oct 2019

Tours of LDB Delta Distribution Centre

ABLE BC is excited to share the BCLDB Wholesale Team has offered to host ABLE BC members and BC Liquor Conference delegates for an open house and tour of their...
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Workshop C: Workplace Violence Prevention and Safety

Details about this hands-on workshop coming soon!

Workshop A: Social Media and Brand Strategy

Details about this hands-on workshop coming soon!
Grace Lanuza

Workshop B: Liquor Retailer Bootcamp

Details about this hands-on workshop coming soon!

2019 ABLE BC Annual General Meeting

All ABLE BC members in good-standing are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting. RSVP is required: danielle@ablebc.ca. The 2019 AGM agenda will include: Introducing our newly elected 2019-20 Board...
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Opening Reception: Battle of the Booze

Join ABLE BC’s Board of Directors, staff, members, and conference delegates for a Battle of the Booze! Six of Vancouver’s top bartenders, sommeliers, and retailers will battle it out, as...
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Tim Ellison

Registration

Our team is ready to welcome you! Pick up your delegate badge and check-in to the conference.

Industry Breakfast

Enjoyed a plated breakfast as we kick-off the 2019 BC Liquor Conference with presentations by: Jeff Guignard, ABLE BC’s Executive Director providing an updating on BC’s liquor industry and the...
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Jeff Guignard

Networking Break

Grab a cup of coffee or tea and connect with other BC Liquor Conference delegates before the next seminar kicks off.

Networking Break

Grab a cup of coffee or tea and connect with other BC Liquor Conference delegates before the next seminar kicks off.

Seminar 2B – Marketing in a Digital Age for Bars

For many business owners, food trends and social media isn’t something that there’s a lot of time for. But there are some surprisingly simple things you can be doing immediately...
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IVSA New Product Salon

Let’s celebrate the closing of the BC Liquor Conference and try some new product at the IVSA Product Salon.

Tickets

Workshop-Only Pass
75.00 CDN

Access to one 3-hour workshop on Sunday, October 20, 2019

Light refreshments during workshop

All workshop handouts and documents

Ticket to conference opening reception on Sunday evening

 

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Full Pass: Early Bird
200.00 CDN

Take advantage of early bird savings and register now before prices go up!

Full two-day access to conference: one workshop of your choice on Sunday, October 20 and access to all seminars, keynotes, and conference events on Monday, October 21

Light refreshments during workshop

All workshop handouts and documents

Ticket to conference opening reception on Sunday evening

Industry Breakfast and Industry Lunch on Monday

Coffee and networking breaks on Monday

All seminar presentations post-conference

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Conference-Only Pass
150.00 CDN

Access to full-day conference on Monday, October 21, 2019 including seminars, keynotes, and conference events (Sunday workshop not included)

Ticket to conference opening reception on Sunday evening

Industry Breakfast and Industry Lunch on Monday

Coffee and networking breaks on Monday

All seminar presentations post-conference

 

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To learn more about sponsoring the conference please contact:
ABLE BC's Executive Director, Jeff Guignard: 604-688-5560 or jeff@ablebc.ca