Contractor – Supplier Boot Camp


Contractor – Supplier Boot Camp

Fort St. John, Thursday Oct 3, 2013

How local businesses can access

the major projects supply chain



There are over $50 billion in major projects and investment opportunities planned in northern B.C. over the next ten to fifteen years. Millions of dollars of goods and services are needed to support these projects. Local contractors and suppliers can take advantage of this economic boom. Are you ready?

You should attend if:

You are a business owner who is interested in learning about the many major industry projects – mining, hydro-electric, oil and gas, LNG terminals, construction and port development – planned and underway in your region and across northern BC. You want to know how your business can take advantage of these major projects and become part of the local supply chain of commercial goods and services. You want to find out who can help you get prepared and what it takes to get on the preferred local supplier lists of major companies.

 Agenda Topics

  • Major projects in northern B.C.
  • Major industry – local procurement
  • Opportunities and obstacles
  • Preparing your business
  • Getting on the supplier list
  • Understanding the bid process
  • How to get ready



Thursday, Oct 3, 2013

6:00– 6:10 pm Welcome and introduction

6:10 – 8:00 pm Boot Camp session

8:00 –8:30 pm Questions and networking



North Peace Cultural Centre

10015 100th Ave. Fort St John, BC



Attendance is limited. To reserve your seat, please register by contacting Holly Legge, Administrator, Energy Services BC

Telephone: 250-263-9356



For more information please contact:

Renata King, Director, Business Development

Northern Development Initiative Trust

Telephone: 250-561-2525


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