Spring brings opportunities. Read about the latest ones from your BCIT Alumni Association!
Who do Canadians trust most, and why should we care? Top execs, BCIT alumni explored The Battle for Truth at March 6 event
Who do you trust to lead change? If you answered ‘my employer’, you’re in line with the 79 per cent of Canadians who say CEOs should take the lead on change. According to the  2019 Edelman Trust Barometer  survey results, people agree that CEOs can create positive change on important issues including pay equity, prejudice and discrimination, and training for the jobs of tomorrow.

Top executives explored this insight with Bridgitte Anderson, general manager, Edelman Vancouver at  The Battle for Truth  breakfast event, co-hosted by MacKay CEO Forums Edelman Vancouver , and the BCIT Alumni Association (BCITAA). Read more .

Are you interested in attending events like this? Contact us at alumni@bcit.ca .
New Hong Kong chapter launched by BCIT Alumni Association
“Our alumni are everywhere, in every sector, making vital contributions to the economy, with far-reaching impact across the globe," says BCIT Alumni Association President Emil Bosnjak. "This new Hong Kong chapter will provide opportunities for alumni to connect with each other and with BCIT.”
BCIT Alumni Association celebrates 40 years in 2019
2019 marks our 40th anniversary, and we're excited to invite you to celebrate this milestone. Browse our online historic photo collections, read and share the timeline of the Association's big milestones, and take part in celebrations and networking events we'll announce throughout the year.
Hello, hygge! Travel to Denmark to learn how this tradition can boost productivity in your organization
BCIT alumni, you're invited to learn the secrets of the Danish cultural tradition of 'hygge' and how it can reveal the productivity potential of your organization. This September, join a cohort of private- and public-sector leaders at BCIT's Executive Field School in in Denmark. You'll be immersed in the centuries-old philosophy that has Danes recognized as a global leader in the OECD Better Life Index and the World Happiness Report.
"She changed my life," says BCIT alumna Adrienne Adams. Read how Glenna Urbshadt influenced students like her and Todd Cullum of  Leavitt Machinery  during her time as an instructor and program head at BCIT. And find out why this much-loved educator has just established a new endowment to support even more Business students.
Are you in the mood for a little romance? This BCIT alumnus and student recently held their wedding at Burnaby Campus. Read how they made it a true BCIT wedding.
What's the future of real estate development in Vancouver? Find out what award-winning BCIT alum and  Boffo Properties  co-principal Daniel Boffo thinks and how he's built a successful career around a commitment to community enrichment
Do you like to travel? Take our survey and you can enter to win $100 gift card
Would you be interested in BCIT Alumni Association travel experiences? We'd love to know about it. Complete our quick two-minute survey and be entered to win a $100 MasterCard gift card.
Upcoming Events
Business Operations Management (BOM) 8th Annual Showcase, March 27
Students get an opportunity to showcase themselves by networking with BCIT BOM alumni, students, and industry professionals. Free event.
BCIT Student Association (BCITSA) Career Services Hiring Fair, April 2
Looking for your next great hires? Book an exhibitor space at the BCITSA's second annual hiring fair. Register by March 27 . Standard registration fee is $500 (incl space, table, chairs, WiFi and power. Email Lili Human, lhuman@bcitsa.ca for more details or read more .

2019 International Business Management Program Showcase, April 10
Students have the opportunity to present their consulting projects, network, and build connections with alumni and industry professionals. Includes buffet-style dinner. Email Jackie Li, jli257@bcit.ca .
BCIT Interior Design Year-End Exhibition, April 17
Showcasing Bachelor of Interior Design students' capstone projects and portfolios. Alumni and interior design professionals are invited to meet students and grads for possible job opportunities and networking. For more info, email Tiia Manson, Tiia_Manson@bcit.ca .

Business Management Association's ReConnect 2019, April 24
ReConnect is the Business Management Association's annual networking event, bringing up to 150 BCIT Business students, alumni and industry professionals together. For more information: bmabcit@gmail.com or bcitbma.com .
BCIT Alumni Association Annual General Meeting, May 28
Alumni, you and a guest are invited to join BCIT Alumni Association President Emil Bosnjak, BCIT President Kathy Kinloch, and special guest speaker and key strategic advisor Kevin Lawrence at our 2019 AGM. Door prizes, appetizers, and cash bar.
Blast from the Past
This ad from BCIT (formerly Pacific Vocational Institute) nails it. Circa 1979. Photo credit: BCIT Archives.
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