SHOP Symposium/09 is dedicated to celebrating, inspiring and educating independent business owners of all stripes. The only conference of its kind, this one-day event teaches practical skills,
offers wise encouragement, and builds camaraderie. Whether you sell shoes or facials, travel getaway or graphic design, we invite you to join us. Bring your questions, your frustrations, your
fears, and your hopes. Prepare to be inspired.
Sample the Experts
Click here to view a panel featuring our speakers.
Let us Celebrate You
Independent business owners keep the marketplace diverse and add character to communities. We believe these contributions deserve acknowledgment.
Let us Inspire You
We know that the competition can be fierce, that the day-to-day grind can be draining, and that the future can be uncertain. We encourage you thrive so that your business can thrive too.
Let us Educate You
There are always new skills to learn, and that's why we've gathered leading industry experts to give you the knowledge to turn your dreams into practical reality. At SHOP Symposium you will
participate in panel discussions and small group sessions geared to enhance all areas of your business.
Live Think Tank
Enjoy the rare opportunity to have your business reviewed by the experts. Do you need to be inspired? Our experts in marketing, finance, web, social networking, and branding are happy to lend
you a hand. Three chosen businesses will be reviewed by the panel. You must purchase a ticket to participate - click here to register. You will get a confirmation email with Think Tank registration
When: Mon, March 30, 2009
Where: VanCity Theatre
1181 Seymour St
Vancouver, BC V6B 3M7