February 8, 2013
VIDEO: BUILDEX preview with show director Paul Maryschak
Buildex Vancouver is the biggest building conference of the year in the Lower Mainland, bringing together the construction, architecture, property management and interior design industries under one roof at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
BUILDEX director Paul Maryschak gave the Journal of Commerce a sneak peek at this year’s conference, and highlighted events like Architecture Day and a new series of live demonstrations on the trade show floor.
Maryschak also pointed to returning events such as the VRCA-led Construction Forum, where a series of industry veterans will lend their expertise and offer up their opinions on where the industry is going in the coming year.
The Independent Contractors and Businesses Association recently held its annual general meeting, and ICBA president Philip Hochstein was on hand to speak to the Journal of Commerce about the past year and his hopes for the industry in the year to come.
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of December 9th, 2013.
Jeff Lyth of the British Columbia Construction Safety Alliance was the final speaker at Bridging the Gap 2013, held recently in Richmond, British Columbia.
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of December 2nd, 2013.
Werner Hofstatter, the products and markets advisor for the Canadian Wood Council's Wood Works! BC Program, spoke to the Journal of Commerce at the Wood Solutions Fair, recently held at the Vancouver Convention Centre.