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Call for Volunteers – CPAWSB Capstone 1 Panelists

CPA Western School of Business: Capstone 1 Panelists The CPA Western School of Business is looking for volunteers in Vancouver to view and provide feedback on the Capstone 1 presentations between July 6 and 9, 2019. Each presentation will be

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CPABC Employer Showcase

May 14, 2019. Meet your next employer at the only career fair in BC exclusively for business, finance and accounting professionals. Event CPABC CareerConnect Employer Showcase Location Vancouver Convention Centre, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC Date/Time May 14, 2019 |

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Recap: Celebrating National Volunteer Week #NVW2019

CPABC hosted a Volunteer Appreciation reception on April 9, 2019 to thank local chapter leaders and volunteers who participated in various chapter organized community engagement events during the year. Over 80 CPABC members, CPA candidates/students attended this special celebratory event

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Recap: Spring Clean Up at Easter Seals House

CPABC Vancouver Chapter organized a community engagement event on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Easter Seals House.  Twenty volunteers (members, candidates/students) braved the cold rainy weather to spend their Saturday morning doing a spring clean up which included gardening, weeding,

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Recap: CPABC Hosts Students from the Martin Family Initiative

On April 4, 2019, CPABC hosted 7 students from North Delta high schools participating in the Martin Family Initiative High School Mentoring Program. The students, accompanied by their teacher Gurpaul Sohal, were at CPABC to learn job finding skills starting

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Recap: YPF hosts info session about the CIA

The CPABC Young Professionals Forum held an information session on March 28, 2019 at CPABC’s office for members to learn more about the Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) program offered by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA). A dozen young professionals

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Recap: Vancouver Chapter Student Night

The CPABC Vancouver Chapter hosted a CPA student night on March 14, 2019 at Herbs and Spices Cafe.  Over 60 CPA members, students and candidates were in attendance. The event was emceed by June Lee and Christine Woodington (vice-chair of

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CPABC Speed Interview Night – March 6, 2019 Vancouver

CPABC’s Speed Interview Nights provide career seekers with the opportunity to interview with employers face-to-face for exciting career opportunities in business, accounting and finance. These events are uniquely designed for individuals to make a positive first impression and maximize their

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AcSB Consultation on ASPE and Part IV (Pension Plans)

March 6, 2019 Share Your Views! – Open forum discussion with the Accounting Standards Board The Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) wants to hear from you! They are seeking your feedback on their current standard-setting activities affecting private enterprises and not-for-profit

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Recap: Foresight Session in Vancouver

The CPABC Young Professionals Forum (YPF) hosted a breakfast session on March 1, 2019 on the CPA Canada Foresight Project.  Over 35 members and guests attended this event at CPABC’s office to hear a presentation by Gigi Dawe, CPA Canada’s

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