BC Ideas Exchange: Webinars and Success Stories
The BC Ideas Exchange webinar series and success stories share economic development ideas, promising practices and community collaboration happening in B.C.
BC Ideas Exchange Success Stories
BC Ideas Exchange Success Stories highlight communities around B.C. and the innovative ways they approach economic development.
BC Ideas Exchange Webinar Series
BC Ideas Exchange webinars are an interactive place to share economic development knowledge, successful practices, tools and resources. The webinars are hosted through GoToWebinar and include a live presentation and an opportunity for people to ask questions.
Browse Success Stories and Webinars by Topic
Content in BC Ideas Exchange is organized in eight topics that reflect major areas of focus in local economic development. Some resources appear in more than one topic area.
Land use planning can improve the economy of a community and create a clear path forward for developing community amenities. Some examples of this are building recreation centres or transportation networks. This section shares stories of land development work around B.C. and gives you tools to use in your community.
Indigenous organizations and communities are finding unique partnerships around B.C. to grow their economies. Creativity and collaboration are key to their success. This section shares stories and resources to support First Nations and Indigenous communities reach their economic development goals.
Communities around B.C. are trying different ways to help businesses meet their workforce needs. In this section, see how communities are supporting workers by creating partnerships, supporting skills development, building immigration programs, increasing job access, and more.