IPBC - 2012 Conference
September 20-23, 2012
Inn, Richmond BC.
Your conference committee is making excellent progress on the plans for our
first ever annual event. The IPBC board and staff are really getting excited!
We have booked the Delta Airport Inn, Richmond, BC for September
20th-23rd. There is a free shuttle from
the Vancouver airport to the hotel. Room rates will be $115.00 per/night with an
extra charge of $20.00 for a second individual. They have guaranteed us a
limited number of rooms at this rate - first come, first serve. Hotel reservation
details will be available next week and will be posted on the IPBC website -
The content for the educational tracks is really shaping up!
Thursday, September 20th- Pre-Conference – We are exploring the
possibility of bringing in an internationally renowned speaker to deliver a
workshop on moving from hourly billing to value billing (flat fees) – where we
talk about the finer details on how to actually do this. The course would run
all day and, lunch will be included. There will be an addition charge for this
day, details to follow.
Friday and Saturday, September 21st and 22nd -
Conference begins at 8:00 AM, four tracks of education running simultaneously
with 5 classes in each track.
Sunday, September 23rd- Conference Begins at 8:00 AM, four tracks
of education running simultaneously with 3 classes in each track. The conference
will end after a wrap up luncheon at 1:30pm.
Both Sage (Simply Accounting) and Intuit (QuickBooks) will provide one full
track (2 ½ days) of educational programming each. We will also have educational
sessions from both the Complex Enquiries and the GST/HST divisions of the Canada
Revenue Agency, the Canadian Payroll Association and much, much
Watch the Conference Blog for more
information on the many educational opportunities coming your way and of course
We anticipate a sold out
event, if you plan on attending, register early to get in on the early bird
special rates, which will begin
the first week of March.
We'll keep you posted!