Shipbuilding Procurement Information Seminar (DRAFT Agenda)
(This workshop was supported by the Digital Technology Adoption Pilot Program )
10:30am – 1:00pm
Thursday, November 7th (includes FREE lunch – 11:30am – noon)
Camosun College Interurban Lunchroom Annex – 4461 Interurban Rd
Introductions / Chris Edley – Manager / Technology Access Center
Rob O’Brien, Manager Aerospace, Marine and Defence – BC Ministry of International Trade
Cathy Chalupa, Manager, Trade and Investment, Western Economic Diversification
Ray Brougham – Prototype Equipment Design / Jack Litzenberger – ??
Review – “Shipbuilding Procurement – Action-item Checklist” –Chris Edley – Manager / Technology Access Center
Camosun’s Center for Applied Research & Innovation (CARI) – http://camosun.ca/about/research/
Ministry of Jobs, Tourism & Skills Training – http://www.jtst.gov.bc.ca/tourismstrategy/destinationbc/destinationbc.htm
Western Economic Diversification – http://www.wd-deo.gc.ca/eng/home.asp
Sunday’s CFAX Public Affairs Show (January 20th – 8am – 10am)
Victoria’s Rock Bay Community – Hidden Economic Development Powerhouse? (here is the link for the show’s podcast – http://www.cfax1070.com/Media/CFAX-Podcasts/Sunday-Programming ( Jan 20th – 8am).
8am – 8:45am
- Lisa Helps – Victoria City Councillor
- Gene Miller – Founder, Open Space Cultural Centre | Founder and Publisher, Monday Magazine | Founder and Host of the Gaining Ground Sustainability Conferences | Columnist, FOCUS Magazine | Co-Creator (with Bill Weaver) of the website: guanajuatomagic.com
8:45am – 9:00am
- Christina Hilborne – Furniture Designer & Maker – “What is the Rock Bay Design District? (http://www.rockbaydesigndistrict.ca/) How do Arts, Culture, Design, Craftmanship & Small Mfting fit in this regional area?
9:00am – 9:15am – The week in Provincial & Federal Politics – Lisa, John & Bob
9:15am – 9:30am – The week in Municipal Politics – Lisa Helps
9:30am – 9:45am – Youth Issues & Perspectives
- Thule van den Dam – City of Victoria Youth Council – Nature Deficit Disorder – How generations interact and connect with the outdoors is very different – listen in!
9:45am – 10am – Free for all summary 🙂