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Western Regional Event 2023

February 6, 2023 - February 8, 2023

We’re pleased to announce our upcoming Western Regional Event.

Dates: Feb 6,7, 8 2023

Location: Richmond, BC

Hotel: Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel (7571 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC V6X 1A3) CKCA will reserve a block of rooms. Hotel rate and a link to their site will be available shortly.

Transportation: We will provide busing for three days of programming. We will provide bus drop off at the airport on Feb 8 only. All other times, please make your own arrangments. The hotel is not far from the airport and is an airport hotel.

Registration: Opens soon – we’ll send you the details shortly.

Sponsorship: Various opportunities are available here»

Program:

Program is always subject to change, but has been set down as follows:

Monday, Feb 6, 2023

  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Breakfast and Keynote
  • 8:40 am Depart Plant Tour
  • 9:00 am – 10:30 am Tour Nickel Cabinets
  • 10:30 am – 11:00 am Depart for Plant Tour
  • 11:00 – 12:30 pm Plant Tour Sunrise Kitchens
  • 12:45 pm Depart for Lunch
  • 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Lunch and Mix and Mingle with CAWP students (Centre for Advanced Wood Processing)
  • 3:30 pm – Depart from Plant Tour
  • 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Manufacturers Roundtable
  • 7:00 pm – Reception
  • 7:30 pm – Dinner/Speaker(s)

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2023

  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am – Breakfast at hotel
  • 8:45 am – Depart  for Plant Tour
  • 9:30 am – 10:45 am – Plant Tour  Lauten Woodworking Ltd,
  • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Travel to Squamish
  • 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – Lunch at Joinery (TBC)
  • 1:00 pm – 1:15 pm – Depart for Plant Tour
  • 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm – Fraserwood Timber 
  • 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm – Depart for Plant Tour
  • 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm – Plant Tour Leon Lebeniste
  • 4:45 pm – 6:15 pm – Return to Richmond
  • Evening – Free evening

Wednesday, Feb 8, 2023 

Optional additional tour. This member was keen to show us their new facilities, so let’s go!

  • 7:30 am Grab and Go Breakfast at hotel
  • 8:00 am Depart for Plant Tour
  • 8:45 am – 10:30 am Sofo Kitchens new facility
  • 10:45 am – Depart from Plant Tour, return to hotel and/or airport drop-off

We will aim to drop off to the airport at 12:30 pm, however, please note that traffic delays can occur and we cannot guarantee a 12:30 pm drop off. at the airport. We recommend you leave yourself plenty of time at the aiport before flying home.

Details

Start:
February 6, 2023
End:
February 8, 2023

Venue

Sheraton Vancouver Airport
7551 Westminster Highway
Richmond, B.C. V6X 1A3 Canada
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Phone:
604-273-7878
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