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Recap: UVI Chapter Hosts Three MET Events

The CPABC Upper Vancouver Island Chapter hosted three Member Engagement Tour events which cumulatively attracted over 110 members, CPA students and candidates. On October 18, a MET dinner was held in Duncan at the Ramada Hotel.  The following day on October 19, the MET travelled

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Recap: 2017 Chapter Leaders Meeting

CPABC held its annual Chapter Leaders Meeting in Vancouver on June 15th and 16th which brought together 27 chapter chairs, vice-chairs and Profession Development chairs representing 15 of CPABC’s 16 chapters from across the province.  The CPABC Upper Vancouver Island Chapter

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Happy Canada150!

Canada 150: #CPAproud As detailed in the March/April and May/June 2017 issues of CPABC in Focus, CPA Canada is currently running a #CPAproud campaign that coincides with Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations , and CPABC is supporting this campaign with a Twitter

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CPA Education Foundation Bursaries

The CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) has announced a refreshed bursary program for CPA PREP and CPA PEP students. Deadline for applications is August 15, 2016. To find out more, please visit the CPAEF website under the “Helping Students”

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First Annual COIN High School Competition

The first annual CPABC COIN Competition is now accepting registrations. BC high school students are eligible to participate and show off their accounting acumen. The COIN competition consists of a 75 question multiple choice exam, focusing on introductory accounting concepts,

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

From all of us at CPABC and the Upper Vancouver Island Chapter Board, we wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Please join us for upcoming events and connect with your fellow CPAs and CPA students.

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Aboriginal Business Mentors – UVI

Looking for Aboriginal Business Mentors for High School Students Apply by October 15, 2015 The Vancouver Island University is launching a mentoring program for Grade 10, 11, and 12 students. They are looking for mentors from the financial management profession.

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Notice of AGMs – CICA and CPA Canada (September 30, 2015)

  Notice of Annual Meeting of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants The one hundred and thirteenth Annual Meeting of the members of the legacy Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants will be held in the Fairmont Empress Hotel, 721 Government

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Update: Chapter Leaders Meeting February 20, 2015

CPABC Member Services held its inaugural Chapter Leaders Meeting on Friday February 20, 2015 in Vancouver at the elegant Rosewood Hotel Georgia.   Twenty-seven chapter chairs and vice chairs from fourteen of the fifteen CPABC chapters attended this all day event.   Christina Tipon,

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Internal Auditor Training – 2014 Annual Fraud Awareness

The CPABC Upper Vancouver Island Chapter is pleased to pass on an invitation from the Vancouver Island Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) to attend their annual fraud awareness program.  The objective of this program is to increase fraud

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