With upwards of 500 participants in Vancouver and 200 participants in Toronto, the response to the 2016 conference was very positive. With a theme of
Innovation – Innovation in Policy and Innovation in Practice – the 2016 Zero Waste Conference sparked a national conversation on how to eliminate waste and develop a circular economy in Canada giving all in attendance a deeper understanding of the opportunities and benefits on our journey to a future without waste. Furthering this conversation depends on your active participation as a conference attendee, so we hope you will join us this year.
in collaboration with
Metro Vancouver acknowledges that the region’s residents live, work, and learn on the shared territories of many Indigenous peoples, including 10 local First Nations: Katzie, Kwantlen, Kwikwetlem, Matsqui, Musqueam, Qayqayt, Semiahmoo, Squamish, Tsawwassen, and Tsleil-Waututh.
Metro Vancouver respects the diverse and distinct histories, languages, and cultures of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit, which collectively enrich our lives and the region.