Workshop 2018


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BC Transit's annual opportunity to share ideas and consult on major transit initiatives.

BC Transit Workshop June 4-7, 2018

Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort & Conference Centre, Parksville, BC

New Tuesday/Wednesday Format!

Schedule of Events:

June 4, 2018

6:00 p.m. Regional District of Nanaimo (RDN) Welcome Reception Monday evening

June 5, 2018

8:30 a.m. Welcoming Address with Claire Trevena, B.C. Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure and Bill Veenhof, RDN Board Chair 

9:15 a.m. Opening Presentation with Erinn Pinkerton, Interim President and CEO, BC Transit

1:00 p.m. Keynote Speaker Jennifer Keesmaat, former Chief Planner with the City of Toronto

June 5 and 6, 2018

8:30 a.m – 4:30 p.m. Workshop Sessions

June 6, 2018

Trade Show all day and Transit SuperStar Awards Dinner at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday evening

June 7, 2018

7:30 a.m. Wrap up breakfast and cheque presentation to local charity



Official accommodation for the BC Transit 2018 Workshop is the Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort & Conference Centre, Parksville, BC. 


Find out about the official accommodation for the workshop in Parksville.


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Transit Transformation is the theme for the BC Transit 2018 Workshop. Check out the Program-at-a-Glance and learn more about Keynote Speaker, Jennifer Keesmaat, Former Chief Planner, City of Toronto and Renowned Urbanist. 

Transit SuperStar

We like to reward excellence. Here are the Transit SuperStars who made a positive difference to transit in British Columbia.


Have questions about the Workshop? Here is who to contact.