IFB 2017 BC Spring Summit

June 13, 2017
Vancouver, British Columbia

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Event description

Strengthen your knowledge of the Canadian financial services sector while meeting industry experts and other advisors like you. IFB’s BC Summit offers networking opportunities, continuing education credits, and exhibits from companies looking to do business with you. See all the details on who will be speaking, what their presentations will focus on, and what CE credits are on offer.

Participating companies include: Axis ReinsuranceCanada Life, Canada Protection Plan, Equitable Bank, Financial Planning Standards CouncilGroup Medical Services, Home Trust Company, IDC Worldsource Insurance Network Inc.Intelife Income Trust,  Investment Executive, La Capitale Insurance and Financial Services Inc.SSQ Life Insurance Company Inc..


Rick Forchuk

Industry Icon
Empire Life

Rod Burylo

Business Development Manager
Independent Management Consultant

Tamara Wong

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Eric Dolden

Dolden Wallace Folick LLP

Frank Chong

Acting Superintendent of FICOM & CEO of the Credit Union Deposit Insurance Corporation


Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown
1128 W Hastings St
Vancouver BC V6E 4R5
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Continuing Education Credits

– 6 hours of CE for Life Licenses

– 1 hour of FPSC-approved CE in the Professional Responsibility category

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3 Reasons you should attend this conference

Get a Quality Education

Experienced voices in financial services, successful industry professionals, and knowledgeable experts all offer their insights at our events. Hear from the best in the business and learn how you can make your practice even stronger.

Meet Companies to Partner With

A number of leading financial services companies will be exhibiting their products and services at the Summit. You just might find a prosperous business partnership waiting for you.

Network with Local Advisors

Summits are open to both IFB members and non-members alike. Connect with advisors like you and expand your professional network. IFB members receive the best rates to the event, and everyone can save on admission by registering early.


Pricing for the 2017 BC Spring Summit is as follows:

$150.00 for IFB Members

$199.00 for Non-Members

Prices do not include tax.



If you are an exhibitor, please fill out our Exhibitor Manual to submit your company’s information.

Interested in becoming an exhibitor? Learn more about sponsorship packages.


Summit sponsors, speakers, and delegates can book accommodations at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel. Room rates are as follows:

Single room: $279.00 per night

Prices do not include applicable taxes. Call the hotel at (604) 697-0202 to make reservations. Quote group name “Independent Financial Brokers”.

Reserve your stay by Saturday, May 13, 2017.