Industry Events

There are a variety of workshops, seminars and events that are available for professionals that work in the ever-changing and evolving field of invasive species management. If you would like your event posted on our page please contact us.

April 3rd, 2017 – Teacher Pro – D: Teaching about Native & Invasive Species Workshop.

Workshop Description: In this workshop, Laurie Frankcom from the Central Kootenay Invasive Species Society (CKISS), Valerie Huff and Brenda Beckwith, botanists and members of the Kootenay Native Plant Society (KNPS), and with Megan Read, District Aboriginal Education Teacher will review a variety of educational strategies, hands-on activities, and fieldwork planning tools to support students in …  

Feburary 7-8, 2016: Invasives 2017: ISCBC’s Annual Forum and AGM

Who should attend INVASIVES 2017? The INVASIVES 2017 Forum is an exciting opportunity for non-profit organizations, the public, government staff, industry and academics to network and share their knowledge and expertise about invasive species. Everyone is welcome! Registration is now open for the Invasives 2017 forum. You can click here to register today  and get early bird pricing …  

September 27, 2016 – Soil Movement: containment and invasive species workshop

UBCM Provincial Policy Session Information SESSION DESCRIPTION: Discussion of concerns related to the movement of soils in the province, specifically the creation of contaminated sites from soil relocation and the spread of invasive species in soil, aggregates and compost. An overview of the topic and tools currently available to manage soil movement will be provided. …  

February 2-3, 2016 ISC Forum and AGM

Forums, engaging sessions and networking are on the schedule for this 2- day event that is open to the public.  Folks from across North America will be flocking to the Pacific Gateway Hotel in Richmond BC to take part in INVASVIVES 2016: Invasive Species Council of BC’s Forum & AGM. Highlights Include Hearing and meeting …  

November 7, 2015 – Project WET Pro-D Workshop

CKISS will be attending the Project WET Pro-D Workshop in Rossland on Friday November 7, 2015. This project WET workshop will provide educators an opportunity to try a variety of activities in the Project WET Activity Guide and learn about water as a vital shared resource. The workshop will also identify ways to integrate water …  

October 18th-21st, 2015 – NAISMA Conference

The North American Invasive Species Management Association conference will take place on October 18- 19th 2015 at the Coast Plaza Hotel & Suites in Vancouver BC. Topics at the conference will include but are not limited to biocontrol, marketing/outreach, and prevention and management of invasive species. Click here for a complete agenda.  

July 9th, 2015 – CSISS Biocontrol Workshop

The day will be an overview of biocontrol in BC, basic identification skills, and monitoring in the field. Presenter: Catherine MacRae with Ministry of Forests on July 9th. Location: Meet at Tom Harvie Room, Ministry of Forests Office, 1761 Celgar Rd, Revelstoke Agenda: July 9th 10:00am – 3:00pm PST 10:00am-12:00pm classroom presentation  12:00-1:00pm lunch  1:00-3:00pm field tour  Please …