WHY ATTEND

Learn where to begin and how to build your transition roadmap

Learn strategies to increase the value of your business, even if you have no plan to sell

Understand what buyers are looking for

Find out who can help you and what it will cost

Learn how to avoid transition disasters from other entrepreneurs, just like you

Eventually, every business will need to transition. Your transition may be many years away, and it could be the result of unsolicited in-bound acquisition interest, industry consolidation, family or health considerations or many other rerasons - the question is, will it be on your terms and will you control the process?

The BUSINESS TRANSITIONS FORUM (BTF) will provide you with tactical takeaways in order to help you make smarter decisions in the short term while setting you up for a successful transition in the future. You will walk away with practical insights from entrepreneurs and business experts that have travelled down the transition path before you.

WHO ATTENDS

100's of entrepreneurs & their teams from a broad range of industry sectors and business stages.

Accounting, legal, financial, M&A experts and family advisors

High performance business coaches, transition experts and serial entrepreneurs

WHERE IT IS

VENUE: THE WESTIN BAYSHORE

 1601 Bayshore Dr., Vancouver, BC V6G 2V4 Phone: 604-682-3377

The Business Transitions Forum occurs at the Westin Bayshore. With lush, serene Stanley Park at its doorstep, water lapping the Coal Harbour shores, snow-capped North Shore mountains in-sight and the vibrant city center around the corner, The Westin Bayshore offers perfect balance in breathtaking  surroundings. 

For out of town attendees, The Business Transitions Forum has secured special hotel rates at The Westin Bayshore.

Rate: $247 / night

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ABOUT US

The Business Transitions Forum is one of four conference brands owned and operated by Cube Business Media. Co-founders, Mark Stephenson and Dave Tyldesley, not only have over 20+ years’ experience in the conference and exposition space, but their previous company, was acquired - twice, while they were still involved. Their industry expertise, along with their transition expertise, is what inspired the Business Transitions Forum. Now a multi-city event, the forums take place in Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto and Halifax. Our vision is to generate connections, build content and create communities, through physical hubs where people can meet face-to-face. Our mission is to bring buyers and sellers together, strengthen ecosystems and create marketplaces where entrepreneurs thrive.