Event Details

Volunteers, volunteer centres, non-profits and charities strengthen and build communities. To succeed we must be aware of trends and be ready to take advantage of all the opportunities.

Join BCACG & Volunteer BC - at VOLUNTEER FUTURES SYMPOSIUM 2018. We have combined the event to offer a cost-effective conference known for its inspiring keynote addresses, practical workshops and relevant sessions with plenty of opportunities to network with colleagues and volunteers from across BC.

Registration fees include: All sessions, breakfast, lunch, coffee & refreshments.

Everyone is welcome! Volunteers, staff, board of directors, volunteer coordinators and from general public wanting to learn more about volunteerism and non-profit/charities sector can attend. Sign language interpreters are available making this event accessible for people who are deaf and hard of hearing.


Are you a Volunteer BC active member? (member in good standing)

Click on "Login to Purchase Tickets" button below to get special member rate. Pay now or be invoiced.

Not a Volunteer BC member?
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Click on conference page to purchase your discount ticket.

Not sure if you are a Volunteer BC member or the status of your membership?
Email volbcdesk@gmail.com to check your membership status.

Wednesday, October 3


Thursday, October 4

8:30 - 3:00

To be announced soon!

To be announced soon!


Executive Airport Plaza Hotel Richmond

7311 Westminster Highway

Richmond, BC V6X 1A3

How do I book a room at special rate?

Executive Airport Plaza Conference Hotel is offering conference delegates a special rate of $129/night. Please call @ 604-278-5555 or 1-800-663-2878 and ask for the Volunteer BC Special Room Rate and reserve your room via credit card.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Skytrain station/transit is a few blocks away from the hotel.

Buy your parking pass at the front desk and you must display it on your dashboard. Exact change is required.

Our sponsorship package outlines exciting opportunities for you to become involved in supporting the event. Check out the Sponsorship Package.

We acknowledge the support of the Province of British Columbia.

Ticket Name Sale Ends Price Quantity
Member Rate
16 Sep 2018
Members Only
Non-Member Rate 04 Oct 2018 $325.00
Daily Rate 04 Oct 2018 $175.00
Late Registration
04 Oct 2018
Sale Opens 17 Sep 2018
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03 Oct 2018 @ 7:00am PDT
04 Oct 2018 @ 5:00pm PDT

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  • Executive Hotel Vancouver Airport, 7311 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC V6X 1A3, Canada



Please contact the organizer - 604-379-2311 or volbcdesk@gmail.com

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Yes, You may transfer your registration to someone else from your organization by Sept 24. Email volbcdesk@gmail.com.

What is the refund policy?

No refunds after September 21, 2018. You may transfer your registration to someone else from your organization before Sept 24. Cancellations before September 21 will receive a refund, less a $75 administration fee per registration.

Are travel bursaries available?

Assistance maybe available to attend the event. Contact volunteerbc@gmail.com.

Are you a full-time student? Contact us for a student discount.