Events around the regionEvents around the region2018-09-28T07:00:00ZGP0|#1d957925-3125-4fc8-b07f-ef2367c1a312;L0|#01d957925-3125-4fc8-b07f-ef2367c1a312|Issue 46;GTSet|#d14ffe11-45dc-48fb-8684-ff109cf15a74<div class="ExternalClass3D2BB3638E8D4F468FCFA9EE79538322"><p><strong>National Industrial Symbiosis Program Workshop<br></strong><em>Anvil Centre, New Westminster</em></p><p>The <em>National Industrial Symbiosis Program</em> <em>(NISP), </em>with support from Metro Vancouver's Sustainable Innovation Fund, is fostering business-to-business partnerships to support a transition to a circular economy.  Through its unique business matching approach, NISP generates innovative resource management solutions – turning traditional waste by-products into valued resources – to create both environmental and financial benefits. To find out more about NISP in Metro Vancouver check out this <a href="/media-room/video-gallery/mv-video/277699619"><span lang="EN-CA">video</span></a>.</p><p>October 5</p><p><a href="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nisp-circular-economy-based-workshop-new-westminster-tickets-47718886474?aff=erelexpmlt"><span lang="EN-CA">Information and registration</span></a><strong></strong></p><p><strong>A Future Without Waste: The Journey to a Circular Economy<br></strong><em>Vancouver Convention Centre, 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver, 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver</em></p><p>Metro Vancouver, in collaboration with the National Zero Waste Council, will hold its eighth annual Zero Waste Conference. ZXC 2018 offers global perspectives with a Canadian context as thought leaders from around the world highlight the successes, pitfalls and opportunities they see – as the shift to a circular economy gains momentum. You'll learn how Canadian businesses, communities and governments can embrace and accelerate their transition to this new model.</p><p>November 8 & 9.</p><p><a href="http://www.zwc.ca/"><span lang="EN-CA">Information and registration</span></a></p></div>0