Call for Program & Presentation Proposals

We are pleased to invite you to submit your proposal for inclusion in the program for the 2024 BC Land Summit – Collaborations & Connections.

We are seeking a mix of conference program elements – conference sessions, “deep dive” sessions, pre-conference training workshops, and off-site mobile workshops or tours. Program elements will vary in length and format, depending upon the type of element.

Program Focus

How do we work together with communities, individuals, decision-makers, other professions, and with each other while still respecting each other’s knowledge, ideas, interests, backgrounds, and differences? We are seeking to incorporate a variety of conference program elements (conference sessions, “deep dive” sessions, pre-conference training workshops, and off-site mobile workshops or tours) that will incorporate these elements while addressing some of the following key topic areas:

  • Agricultural lands & food security
  • Climate resilience, adaptation & sustainability
  • Development approvals
  • Economic development & revitalization
  • Economy, markets & regulatory change
  • Energy & resource development
  • Equity, diversity & inclusion
  • Finance & taxation
  • Housing affordability
  • Indigenous rights, land management, relationships & communities
  • Interdisciplinary collaboration
  • Market factors in housing
  • Political polarization and disruption
  • Professional governance & regulation
  • Professional skills (leadership, communications, managing people, engagement, career development, etc.)
  • Professionalism and ethics
  • Role & impact of technology, artificial intelligence (AI), cybersecurity
  • Transit & transportation
  • Urban design, development & place-making
  • And more….

Submission Deadline: November 6, 2023 12:00 PM

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