We welcome all businesses, organizations, professional associations and academics living and working on Canada’s west coast to join this conversation. If you want to see a robust and well-informed dialogue before any decisions are made about major development and transportation projects, then become a participating business or organization and join the conversation. Or support more fact-finding and dialogue – become a sponsor and enable this conversation to grow.

Become a participating business or organization

As a part of Conversations for Responsible Economic Development, your voice will be amplified.

Join us now:

 Yes, I am authorized to represent my organization as a member of CRED  

By signing onto CRED you are stating that you believe better decisions will be made through an informed conversation and that you are in pursuit of responsible economic development in BC.

CRED does not advocate for particular policy decisions or stances. Instead, we will demonstrate to decision makers that local business owners, academics and everyday BC residents care deeply about the makeup of BC’s economy and want to see careful consideration of all aspects of major projects.

Interested but not ready to sign on?

Maybe you need more information. Maybe you’re not the decision-maker within your organization. We’d be happy to answer your questions or provide you with resources to pass along. Leave your information here and we’ll be in touch to see how we can help:

Become a sponsor

Make your voice heard – become a CRED sponsor and help raise awareness about the need for informed discussion amongst BC business owners about planning for a long-term, prosperous and responsible economy here in BC.

Our plans for summer/fall 2014 include:

  • Producing an investigative report on the role of the energy sector in BC
  • Creating video profiles on participating businesses
  • Collaborating and hosting events and meetings with business groups

Opportunities include:

  • Research sponsor
  • In-kind printing sponsor
  • Events sponsor

We can offer sponsors benefits including logo placement on events materials or printed reports, complementary event tickets, acknowledgement and promotion through social media, as well as additional tailored opportunities. Contact us to find out more about the opportunities and benefits.