2018 BC Health Leaders Conference
23-Oct-2018 9:00 AM - 25-Oct-2018 1:45 PM
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel
1088 Burrard Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 5R9

(Cette conférence est disponible en anglais seulement.)

Courageous Leadership
Dare to make a difference

Authentic. Resilient. Trustworthy. Passionate. Transparent. Innovative. Inspirational, Courageous.

Each of us can think of a leader that inspires. They have attributes that we admire and seek to emulate. Complex health care environments require such leaders who can rise to the challenge with the required qualities and attributes to meet the demands and harness the opportunities.


October 23-25, 2018

Keynote Speakers
Ian Morrison, Healthcare Futurist, Author and Consultant
Joe Roberts, President and CEO, Skid Row
Richard Heinzl, Founder, Doctors Without Borders Canada
Susan Stewart, Comedian, Author, and Professional Speaker

Speaker Biographies

Shawna Fenwick, Certified Executive Coach, MA Leadership and Training

Facilitator Biography

Full Conference Program


Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel
1088 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC
V6Z 5R9

Venue and Accomodations

Important Dates:

Registration Opens: Monday, June 11, 2018

Early Bird Cut Off: Monday, August 27, 2018

Regular Online Registration Closes: Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Onsite Registration: October 23, 24, 25, 2018

Early Bird Fee Tax 5% Total
Member $505.00 $25.25 $530.25
Non-Member $587.00 $29.35 $616.35
Student/Retired Member $301.00 $15.05 $316.05


Regular Fee Tax 5% Total
Member $561.00 $28.05 $589.05
Non-Member $638.00 $31.90 $669.90
Student/Retired Member $332.00 $16.60 $348.60

Onsite Fee Tax 5% Total
Member $612.00 $30.60 $642.60
Non-Member $689.00 $34.45 $723.45
Student/Retired Member $383.00 $19.15 $402.15

Registration fees include admission to all conference sessions, continental breakfasts, refreshment breaks, two luncheons and the reception.

Registrations must be submitted online and paid in full at the time of registering. When registration/payment is completed you will receive a confirmation/receipt via e-mail.

Please note:

Proof of full-time student status is required upon registration for non-members of CCHL registering at the student rate – please e-mail Brenda Shields at bshields@cchl-ccls.ca

Retired status is for people 55 +, not employed or seeking employment including consulting

Registration Policies

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations received in writing prior to September 14, 2018 will be refunded in full less $150.00 + 5% GST administration fee.  No refunds after this date. Please send all refund requests to Brenda Shields at bshields@cchl-ccls.ca

Substitution Policy:

If you are unable to attend the BC Health Leaders Conference, you are welcome to send a colleague in your place.  There is no fee to make this change up to September 14, 2018.  Please submit your substitution in writing to Brenda Shields at bshields@cchl-ccls.ca

Substitution requests after September 14, 2018 will be handled on site only.  In this case, you are responsible to bring the registration confirmation of the person you are replacing to the registration desk on site.

No-shows occur when individuals register but do not attend the BCHLC.  No-shows are not eligible for a refund.

The BC Health Leaders Conference Secretariat reserves the right to make changes in programs and presenters, or to cancel the conference if registration targets are not met or when conditions beyond its control prevail. If the conference is not held for any reason, the BC Health Leaders Conference Secretariat’s liability is limited to the refund of the registration fee only.

Onsite Registration:

Onsite registration will be available beginning at noon on October 23, 2018 at the registration desk at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel, Vancouver BC.

Photo/Video Release:

The BC Health Leaders Conference (BCHLC) Secretariat will take photographs and some video at the 2018 Conference and utilize them in BCHLC news or promotional material whether in print, electronic or other media including the BCHLC website.  By participating in the 2018 BCHLC, you grant the right to use your photograph for such purposes.

For more information contact:

Brenda Shields
Professional Development
bshields@cchl-ccls.ca - 1-800-363-9056 ext 222

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