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      BCCIC PodCast : Transforming Our World

      Aired live on RED FM Canada Saturday, April 16th, 2016. Join BCCIC as we discuss the significance, relevance, and timeliness of the new UN Sustainable Development Goals within the context of our province.

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    • BCCIC Workshop : Practical Application of Metrics and
      Monday, May, 2, 2016
      1:00pm - 4:00pm
      We are pleased to announce that in response to member demand, BCCIC is providing two professional workshops on Best Practices in non-profit communications. The workshop will be facilitated by Rebecca Coleman, a social media marketing strategist, who ...

    • BCCIC Workshop : Practical Application of Metrics and Web Analytics

      Monday, May 2, 2016 -

      Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm

      We are pleased to announce that in response to member demand, BCCIC is providing two professional workshops on Best Practices in non-profit communications. The workshop will be facilitated by Rebecca Coleman, a social media marketing strategist, who works with small businesses, artists and not-for-profits to maximize their reach. She teaches classes in social media marketing and blogging at BCIT, UBC and Douglas College, and has written 3 books on the subject.After polling members, it was indicated that there is interest in both how to best utilize online metrics as well as looking in-depth at the capabilities of most popular social media platforms.Over two consecutive Mondays, we will explore the platforms most utilized by our sector, current trends, and how to best use metrics and web analytics for greater impact.To RSVP, please email Kareen Wong at kareen@bccic.ca and indicate which session(s) you are signing up to attend.Practical Application of Metrics and Web AnalyticsMonday, May 2, 2016 (1-4 PM) | BCCIC BoardroomUnderstanding your website and social media analytics are the key to success. Not only can it show you whether or not you are hitting your goal KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) and proving ROI (Return on Investment), but they can also make you a better marketer by identifying what kind of content is working, and what is not.In this workshop, we will look at Google Analytics for websites, Facebook's Insights, analytics applications for Twitter, Instagram and more. You'll learn what the most important numbers to pay attention to are, how to track them, and how to write reports.The workshop is free for BCCIC members and open to non-members at the cost of $50 per person. Space in each workshop is capped at 20 participants and priority will be given to BCCIC members on a first come, first serve basis.

      Location


      BCCIC Boardroom, #550
      425 Carrall Street
      Vancouver, BC V6B 6E3

      Event Fees:


      10 Website Design and Email Marketing Best Practices for NGOs

      Tuesday, May 3, 2016 -

      Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

      The rapid rise of social media and mobile technology has had a profound impact on website design and email marketing, yet many NGOs have not yet adapted to the new aesthetics and functionality of a mobile, social Internet. This webinar will build upon the knowledge and experience that the nonprofit sector has gained over the last 20 years of using websites and email for storytelling and fundraising, but will also demonstrate the importance of embracing new design and call-to-action trends. Topics include:
      • Trends in nonprofit website design such as layout and strategic use of call-to-action buttons
      • How to format news articles and blog posts to increase your click-through rate
      • How to ensure your website and email communications are mobile compatible
      • How to integrate social media into your website and email communications
      • Tips for building your email list
      REGISTER NOWPlease Note: The webinar will not be recorded. If you cannot attend the webinar live due to scheduling restraints, you can still register for the webinar to receive a comprehensive set of notes that are emailed to all registrants within 24 hours after the end of the webinar. Notes are only sent to individuals that have registered for the webinar.A toll free number is not provided for the webinar, but attendees can listen to the audio presentation for free over their computer speakers or call into a phone number provided by GoToWebinar. Regional phone numbers are provided for those located in the United States, Canada, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. For technical questions about attending the webinar, please visit GoToWebinar Customer Support.

      Location


      Online

      ,

      Event Fees:


      PANEL DISCUSSION: Nuclear Dangers from Hiroshima to Fukushima

      Tuesday, May 3, 2016 -

      Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm

      Nuclear Dangers from Hiroshima to Fukushima

      PANEL DISCUSSION

      Tuesday, May 3, 2016

      12:00 noon - 2:00pm

      (Lunch served at 12:00 noon; panel will begin promptly at 12:30pm)

      Multipurpose Room, Liu Institute for Global Issues6476 NW Marine Drive, UBC, Vancouver

       Chair:      Jennifer Allen SimonsFounder and President, The Simons Foundation Panel:"Prospects for Nuclear Disarmament: A Japanese Perspective"Fumi Yoshida, Visiting Scholar, The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace "Prospects for Nuclear Disarmament: A Canadian Perspective"Paul Meyer, Adjunct Professor of International Studies and Fellow in International Security at the Centre for Dialogue, Simon Fraser University; and Senior Fellow, The Simons Foundation "North Korea as a Nuclear Danger"Brian Job, Professor of Political Science; Associate Director, Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia "Nuclear energy in Japan: The public and political debate"Yves Tiberghien, Associate Professor of Political Science; Director, Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia ALL ARE WELCOME TO ATTENDA light lunch will be provided – for catering purposes, please RSVP to ehynes@thesimonsfoundation.ca or call 778-782-7779 Sponsored by the Liu Institute for Global Issues, University of British Columbia; The Simons Foundation; and the Simon Fraser University Centre for Dialogue

      Location


      Multipurpose Room, Liu Institute for Global Issues, UBC
      6476 NW Marine Drive
      Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2

      Event Fees:


    • 10 Website Design and Email Marketing Best Practices
      Tuesday, May, 3, 2016
      10:00am - 12:00pm
      The rapid rise of social media and mobile technology has had a profound impact on website design and email marketing, yet many NGOs have not yet adapted to the new aesthetics and functionality of a mobile, social Internet. This webinar will build upon the knowledge and experience that the nonprofit ...

    • BCCIC Workshop : Practical Application of Metrics and Web Analytics

      Monday, May 2, 2016 -

      Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm

      We are pleased to announce that in response to member demand, BCCIC is providing two professional workshops on Best Practices in non-profit communications. The workshop will be facilitated by Rebecca Coleman, a social media marketing strategist, who works with small businesses, artists and not-for-profits to maximize their reach. She teaches classes in social media marketing and blogging at BCIT, UBC and Douglas College, and has written 3 books on the subject.After polling members, it was indicated that there is interest in both how to best utilize online metrics as well as looking in-depth at the capabilities of most popular social media platforms.Over two consecutive Mondays, we will explore the platforms most utilized by our sector, current trends, and how to best use metrics and web analytics for greater impact.To RSVP, please email Kareen Wong at kareen@bccic.ca and indicate which session(s) you are signing up to attend.Practical Application of Metrics and Web AnalyticsMonday, May 2, 2016 (1-4 PM) | BCCIC BoardroomUnderstanding your website and social media analytics are the key to success. Not only can it show you whether or not you are hitting your goal KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) and proving ROI (Return on Investment), but they can also make you a better marketer by identifying what kind of content is working, and what is not.In this workshop, we will look at Google Analytics for websites, Facebook's Insights, analytics applications for Twitter, Instagram and more. You'll learn what the most important numbers to pay attention to are, how to track them, and how to write reports.The workshop is free for BCCIC members and open to non-members at the cost of $50 per person. Space in each workshop is capped at 20 participants and priority will be given to BCCIC members on a first come, first serve basis.

      Location


      BCCIC Boardroom, #550
      425 Carrall Street
      Vancouver, BC V6B 6E3

      Event Fees:


      10 Website Design and Email Marketing Best Practices for NGOs

      Tuesday, May 3, 2016 -

      Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

      The rapid rise of social media and mobile technology has had a profound impact on website design and email marketing, yet many NGOs have not yet adapted to the new aesthetics and functionality of a mobile, social Internet. This webinar will build upon the knowledge and experience that the nonprofit sector has gained over the last 20 years of using websites and email for storytelling and fundraising, but will also demonstrate the importance of embracing new design and call-to-action trends. Topics include:
      • Trends in nonprofit website design such as layout and strategic use of call-to-action buttons
      • How to format news articles and blog posts to increase your click-through rate
      • How to ensure your website and email communications are mobile compatible
      • How to integrate social media into your website and email communications
      • Tips for building your email list
      REGISTER NOWPlease Note: The webinar will not be recorded. If you cannot attend the webinar live due to scheduling restraints, you can still register for the webinar to receive a comprehensive set of notes that are emailed to all registrants within 24 hours after the end of the webinar. Notes are only sent to individuals that have registered for the webinar.A toll free number is not provided for the webinar, but attendees can listen to the audio presentation for free over their computer speakers or call into a phone number provided by GoToWebinar. Regional phone numbers are provided for those located in the United States, Canada, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. For technical questions about attending the webinar, please visit GoToWebinar Customer Support.

      Location


      Online

      ,

      Event Fees:


      PANEL DISCUSSION: Nuclear Dangers from Hiroshima to Fukushima

      Tuesday, May 3, 2016 -

      Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm

      Nuclear Dangers from Hiroshima to Fukushima

      PANEL DISCUSSION

      Tuesday, May 3, 2016

      12:00 noon - 2:00pm

      (Lunch served at 12:00 noon; panel will begin promptly at 12:30pm)

      Multipurpose Room, Liu Institute for Global Issues6476 NW Marine Drive, UBC, Vancouver

       Chair:      Jennifer Allen SimonsFounder and President, The Simons Foundation Panel:"Prospects for Nuclear Disarmament: A Japanese Perspective"Fumi Yoshida, Visiting Scholar, The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace "Prospects for Nuclear Disarmament: A Canadian Perspective"Paul Meyer, Adjunct Professor of International Studies and Fellow in International Security at the Centre for Dialogue, Simon Fraser University; and Senior Fellow, The Simons Foundation "North Korea as a Nuclear Danger"Brian Job, Professor of Political Science; Associate Director, Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia "Nuclear energy in Japan: The public and political debate"Yves Tiberghien, Associate Professor of Political Science; Director, Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia ALL ARE WELCOME TO ATTENDA light lunch will be provided – for catering purposes, please RSVP to ehynes@thesimonsfoundation.ca or call 778-782-7779 Sponsored by the Liu Institute for Global Issues, University of British Columbia; The Simons Foundation; and the Simon Fraser University Centre for Dialogue

      Location


      Multipurpose Room, Liu Institute for Global Issues, UBC
      6476 NW Marine Drive
      Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2

      Event Fees:


    • PANEL DISCUSSION: Nuclear Dangers from Hiroshima to Fukushima
      Tuesday, May, 3, 2016
      12:00pm - 2:00pm

      Nuclear Dangers from Hiroshima to Fukushima

      PANEL DISCUSSION


    • BCCIC Workshop : Practical Application of Metrics and Web Analytics

      Monday, May 2, 2016 -

      Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm

      We are pleased to announce that in response to member demand, BCCIC is providing two professional workshops on Best Practices in non-profit communications. The workshop will be facilitated by Rebecca Coleman, a social media marketing strategist, who works with small businesses, artists and not-for-profits to maximize their reach. She teaches classes in social media marketing and blogging at BCIT, UBC and Douglas College, and has written 3 books on the subject. After polling members, it was indicated that there is interest in both how to best utilize online metrics as well as looking in-depth at the capabilities of most popular social media platforms. Over two consecutive Mondays, we will explore the platforms most utilized by our sector, current trends, and how to best use metrics and web analytics for greater impact. To RSVP, please email Kareen Wong at kareen@bccic.ca and indicate which session(s) you are signing up to attend. Practical Application of Metrics and Web Analytics Monday, May 2, 2016 (1-4 PM) | BCCIC Boardroom Understanding your website and social media analytics are the key to success. Not only can it show you whether or not you are hitting your goal KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) and proving ROI (Return on Investment), but they can also make you a better marketer by identifying what kind of content is working, and what is not. In this workshop, we will look at Google Analytics for websites, Facebook's Insights, analytics applications for Twitter, Instagram and more. You'll learn what the most important numbers to pay attention to are, how to track them, and how to write reports. The workshop is free for BCCIC members and open to non-members at the cost of $50 per person. Space in each workshop is capped at 20 participants and priority will be given to BCCIC members on a first come, first serve basis.

      Location


      BCCIC Boardroom, #550
      425 Carrall Street
      Vancouver, BC V6B 6E3

      Event Fees:


      10 Website Design and Email Marketing Best Practices for NGOs

      Tuesday, May 3, 2016 -

      Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

      The rapid rise of social media and mobile technology has had a profound impact on website design and email marketing, yet many NGOs have not yet adapted to the new aesthetics and functionality of a mobile, social Internet. This webinar will build upon the knowledge and experience that the nonprofit sector has gained over the last 20 years of using websites and email for storytelling and fundraising, but will also demonstrate the importance of embracing new design and call-to-action trends. Topics include:
      • Trends in nonprofit website design such as layout and strategic use of call-to-action buttons
      • How to format news articles and blog posts to increase your click-through rate
      • How to ensure your website and email communications are mobile compatible
      • How to integrate social media into your website and email communications
      • Tips for building your email list
      REGISTER NOW Please Note: The webinar will not be recorded. If you cannot attend the webinar live due to scheduling restraints, you can still register for the webinar to receive a comprehensive set of notes that are emailed to all registrants within 24 hours after the end of the webinar. Notes are only sent to individuals that have registered for the webinar. A toll free number is not provided for the webinar, but attendees can listen to the audio presentation for free over their computer speakers or call into a phone number provided by GoToWebinar. Regional phone numbers are provided for those located in the United States, Canada, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. For technical questions about attending the webinar, please visit GoToWebinar Customer Support.

      Location


      Online

      ,

      Event Fees:


      PANEL DISCUSSION: Nuclear Dangers from Hiroshima to Fukushima

      Tuesday, May 3, 2016 -

      Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm

      Nuclear Dangers from Hiroshima to Fukushima

      PANEL DISCUSSION

      Tuesday, May 3, 2016

      12:00 noon - 2:00pm

      (Lunch served at 12:00 noon; panel will begin promptly at 12:30pm)

      Multipurpose Room, Liu Institute for Global Issues 6476 NW Marine Drive, UBC, Vancouver

        Chair:       Jennifer Allen Simons Founder and President, The Simons Foundation   Panel: "Prospects for Nuclear Disarmament: A Japanese Perspective" Fumi Yoshida, Visiting Scholar, The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace   "Prospects for Nuclear Disarmament: A Canadian Perspective" Paul Meyer, Adjunct Professor of International Studies and Fellow in International Security at the Centre for Dialogue, Simon Fraser University; and Senior Fellow, The Simons Foundation   "North Korea as a Nuclear Danger" Brian Job, Professor of Political Science; Associate Director, Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia   "Nuclear energy in Japan: The public and political debate" Yves Tiberghien, Associate Professor of Political Science; Director, Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia   ALL ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND A light lunch will be provided – for catering purposes, please RSVP to ehynes@thesimonsfoundation.ca or call 778-782-7779   Sponsored by the Liu Institute for Global Issues, University of British Columbia; The Simons Foundation; and the Simon Fraser University Centre for Dialogue

      Location


      Multipurpose Room, Liu Institute for Global Issues, UBC
      6476 NW Marine Drive
      Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2

      Event Fees:


  • Law For Non-Profits Workshop Series – Privacy
    Wednesday, Oct 21, 2015
    12:00pm - 2:00pm

    Non Profit Charities Legal Outreach presents a workshop everything you need to know about privacy. The objective of the workshop is to help participants to learn what they need to know about privacy...

    Social Media Tune-Up for Nonprofits (with Hootsuite!)
    Monday, Oct 19, 2015
    5:30pm - 12:00am

    Scaling your social media within current resources is often a challenge for NGOs. How do you manage multiple social media platforms without budgeting more for a social media manager or a social team?

    A Match Made in Heaven: Integrating Matching Donations into Your Campaigns
    Tuesday, Oct 13, 2015
    6:00pm - 8:00pm

    A revealing case study of a matching donation campaign partnership between the Canuck Place Hospice and the Conconi Foundation. Learn how they modeled a collaborative fundraising campaign that...