Skills Canada British Columbia

Trade & Technology Conference for Women

The IBEW is pleased to be the official partner of the 2017 Trades & Technology Conference for Women “Anything You Can Do” Conference

“SkillsBC serves to highlight the competitive advantage clients receive when using the competent and professional electrical tradesmen and women of the IBEW. We continually invest in our intellectual capital, our people, who perform at a high level, providing the best experience and the best value for our clients, that’s what makes the IBEW the right choice.”

Phil Venoit Chairman of the IBEW-BC Provincial Council


A morning of fun, exploration, and inspiration. The conference is being held at the Tradex, in Abbotsford on April 5, 2017 from 9:30am to 12:30pm (Check-in time: 9am) in conjunction with the SkillsCanada BC provincial competitions.

This event aims to bring together female students grades 9-12 from various high schools paired with women who are employed in a diverse range of sectors represented at the BC Skills Competition.

During this exciting event, participants will explore Trades and Technologies Firsthand while networking with women who have found success in trades and technology careers.

Some of the careers highlighted will be Electrical, Plumbing, Ironworker, Plumber, Carpenter, Petroleum Equipment Technician, Industrial Mechanic, Safety careers and more!

Eligible students may only attend this conference in accordance with their school’s permission and in accordance to the regulations for off school events. Career Advisors or Teachers can register students at by clicking on the Registration Link.


Teacher /Supervisors may register for the event at a cost of $25.00 per ticket. Space is limited to 15 teachers/supervisors. Teacher/Supervisor registration CLICK HERE

Space is limited to the first eligible 100 students and 15 teachers/supervisors. ONLY Successful applicants will be contacted by email.

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