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 CHANGE: NOW AT THE VANCOUVER CONVENTION CENTRE EAST

999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3 Phone: (604) 689 8232

Due to the labour dispute happening at 4 major hotels in Vancouver, one of which is the Hyatt, we have relocated the conference to the Vancouver Convention Centre (East) (999 Canada Place). We have also been able to secure a preferred hotel room rate at the Pan Pacific in the event that you wish to re-book your accommodations. Book Now.

Located on Vancouver’s waterfront with a dramatic mountain backdrop, the award-winning Vancouver Convention Centre offers one of the most beautiful settings in the world and convenient access to all the major visitor amenities in the downtown core. As British Columbia’s flagship convention centre, the facility hosts more than 500 events and welcomes hundreds of thousands of attendees each year, while generating significant economic activity for the province.

For out of town attendees, The Business Transitions Forum has secured special hotel rates at the Pan Pacific Hotel.

Rate: Starting at $226/night and subject to availability

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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.