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ISCMV 2015 AGM and Regional Strategy Implementation Workshop

Please join the ISCMV for its 2015 Annual General Meeting.

When: Tuesday, June 16th, 2015.

Time: 1pm-4pm

Where: Richmond Cultural Centre Performance Hall 7700 Minoru Gate Richmond, BC

 
This year, the AGM will be run along with a Regional Strategy Implementation Workshop where we will be reviewing parts of the Regional Invasive Species Strategy for Metro Vancouver and discussing priorities for implementation including getting Charter signatures, proposed funding models to support implementation, and discussing which parts of the strategy we could begin implementing in the near future.
 
The AGM this year will not be held in conjuction with a forum as has been done traditionally. This year will be the AGM and Regional Strategy Implementation Workshop only. Coffee and snacks will be provided.
 
 

2014 Annual Fall Forum

ISCMV 2014 Annual Fall Forum

 
DateWednesday, November 19, 2014
Time9:00am-3:30pm
Location: VanDusen Botanical Garden
Registration Fee: $50
Lunch is included.
 
Check out the great agenda topics!
 
We hope you can join us!

2015 Annual General Meeting and Regional Strategy Implementation Workshop

ISCMV 2015 Annual General Meeting and Regional Strategy Implementation Workshop

Please join the ISCMV for its AGM and Regional Strategy Implementation Workshop.

 
Date: Tuesday, June 16, 2014
Time1pm-4pm
Location: Richmond Cultural Centre Performance Hall at 7700 Minoru Gate in Richmond
Registration Fee: Free
Coffee and snacks will be provided.
 
This year, the AGM will be run along with a Regional Strategy Implementation Workshop where we will be reviewing parts of the Regional Invasive Species Strategy for Metro Vancouver and discussing priorities for implementation including getting Charter signatures, proposed funding models to support implementation, and discussing which parts of the strategy we could begin implementing in the near future.
 
The AGM this year will not be held in conjuction with a forum as has been done traditionally. This year will be the AGM and Regional Strategy Implementation Workshop only. Coffee and snacks will be provided.
 
Click here and Register
 
For those interested in running for the ISCMV Board of Directors, please find nomination forms here.
We hope you can join us!

2014 Annual Spring Forum and AGM

Join the ISCMV for our 2014 Annual Spring Forum and AGM and make new discoveries about old stuff! We have some great speakers lined up and exciting updates so we hope to see you there!

2014 Annual Spring Forum and AGM
Date: April 15, 2014
Time: 9am-3pm
Location: Jaycee House, Inter River Park, District of North Vancouver
Cost: $50

See the Flyer/Agenda Highlights here

See the Complete Agenda here

More Info / Register Now

Are you interested in running for the ISCMV 2014-17 Board of Directors? Nominations are being sought for ISCMV Directors at the upcoming April 15th AGM. For more information, including duties and procedures please see the following pdfs below:

Nomination Form for New Directors

Nomination Form for Previous Directors (Directors whose term is up that are intending to run again)

ISCMV is hiring for 2014 field season

The ISCMV is hiring for 2 summer student positions for the 2014 field season. 

This positions are offered via the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) program. To qualify for these positions, you must meet the requirements of the CSJ program which are:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at start of employment;
  • Have been registered as a full time student in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the coming academic year;
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act 6 (foreign students are not elligible); and,
  • Be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations.

If you meet the above criteria, please check out the position postings for:

Invasive Species Technician

Invasive Species Education and Multimedia Assistant

Positions are 16 weeks, 40 hours per week. Application deadline is April 7. Only candidates being considered for the positions will be contacted. Submission information is provided in the position descriptions at the links above.

Online feedback opportunity for draft of Regional Invasive Species Strategy for Metro Vancouver

For those that were unable to attend the February 19th Third Stakeholder Session for the development of a Regional Invasive Species Strategy for Metro Vancouver and those in attendance that wanted to provide additional feedback, this is an online opportunity for your feedback. As the process winds down, the writing team is looking for your help in identifying anything that may be of importance missing from the draft. Please use the link provided to the get to the survey https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/FBWXPD8

Prior to taking the survey, we ask that you review the following materials.

1) The DRAFT

2) The February 19th Participants Agenda

3) The background presentation on the process behind the development of the strategy, how we got to this point and what is ahead

Thank you for taking the time to help us gather all the feedback we need to make this a strategy we can implement to improve invasive species management in our unique and challenging region.

Save the Date! April 15th ISCMV's annual Spring Forum and AGM

Please save the date for ISCMV's Annual Spring Forum and AGM on April 15th at Jaycee House in Inter River Park in the District of North Vancouver. Some great topics will be on the agenda which will be available soon. Watch for online registration next month and hope to see you there!

Regional Strategy Stakeholder Consultation Session Three

February 19, 2014

9:30am-3:30pm
Regional Strategy Stakeholder Consultation Session Three

Read more: Regional Strategy Stakeholder Consultation Session Three

Regional Strategy Stakeholder Consultation Session Two

December 3, 2013
9:30am-3:30pm
Regional Strategy Stakeholder Consultation Session Two

Read more: Regional Strategy Stakeholder Consultation Session Two

Live Web Streaming of Regional Strategy Stakeholder Session Oct. 1

Live web streaming of our first Regional Invasive Species Strategy Stakeholder Session will be available beginning at 9:30am PST Oct. 1. Go to www.iscmv.ca/riss to get all of the session documents, the link to live webstreaming, and to find out how you can provide feedback during the live session.

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