Find us at GLOBE 2024

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January 31, 2024

Innovate BC is proud to participate at GLOBE Forum 2024from February 13-15 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. 

This year, the conference's program tracks represent society’s toughest challenges and greatest opportunities. These outcomes-focused action areas are intrinsically linked, and we must accelerate solutions that address them together.  

For the first time ever, GLOBE will present the Forum program tracks in collaboration with key partner and stakeholder organizations who are leading the way towards a resilient, regenerative, net-zero future. Innovate BC is thrilled to participate in such timely and important discussions on clean technology and climate solutions. 

Keep reading to learn more about Innovate BC’s presence at GLOBE 2024. 

Electrifying YVR: Connecting Goals to Innovative Solutions with the Integrated Marketplace

February 15 @ 10:30 a.m.

Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is working with B.C.-based innovators to reduce emissions and electrify its operations to meet its net-zero by 2030 commitment and become the world’s greenest airport. YVR is one of the primary testbeds for the Integrated Marketplace, developed by the Province of BC and supported by PacifiCan, that matches businesses and industry in need of forward-thinking solutions to utilize commercially ready, local designed innovations. Moderated by the Honourable Brenda Bailey, Minister of Jobs Economic Development and Innovation, this panel will discuss the incredible value in reducing risks for technology adoption through collaboration with local innovative solution providers and provide an overview of some of the learnings to date.


  • The Honourable Brenda Bailey, Minister of Jobs, Economic Development and Innovation, The Government of British Columbia (Moderator)
  • Nathan Nankivell, VP, Integrated Markets, Innovate BC
  • Lynette DuJohn, VP, Innovation, Vancouver Airport Authority
  • Gurmesh Sidhu, Co-Founder & CPO, Moment Energy
  • Naina Sloan, VP, Programs & Partners, PacifiCan

Innovate BC Hub

Find us in the Hub’s ‘Building Resilient Communities’ section. Our team will be there every day, with experts looking forward to talking to you about Innovate BC’s program offerings, Capital Compass BC, the Integrated Marketplace, and more! 

Learn more about what's on at GLOBE Forum 2024 >>> 

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