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Join the 2022 Planning Committee

Calling all parks professionals!

We're looking for Planning Committee members to be part of the team, to help create a conference that offers your peers the latest information and insights on trends and hot topics in the industry.

The planning committee meets 1-2 times per month leading up to the conference in February 2022. Your input is invaluable. Join us and help shape this high profile conference that will host the entire parks sector in BC come February 2022.

To join the Committee or for any questions and more information, please email Jewel Dimayuga.

About Parks Professional Pathways

Parks Professional Pathways, presented by BC Recreation and Parks Association, is BC’s exclusive conference for regional and municipal parks professionals. Parks professionals from local governments and from the private sector look to this conference as their sole professional development opportunity of the year, and the place to keep abreast of the latest products and cutting-edge trends. 

Parks Professional Pathways (formerly known as Parks and Grounds Spring Training) traditionally reaches over 300 parks professionals within BC. With our 44th annual parks conference happening virtually this year, we expect delegates to join us from all over to learn from visionaries and experts in horticulture, maintenance, arboriculture, planning and leadership.

Who attends Parks Professional Pathways?

Our delegates consist of parks professionals throughout BC and beyond. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Parks Directors, Managers, Supervisors and mid-Managerial Coordinators
  • Parks Designers
  • Park Planners
  • Landscape Architects, Designers and Technicians
  • Private Landscapers
  • Parks Technicians
  • Arborists
  • Playground Maintenance Staff
  • Horticulturists
  • Gardeners
  • Groundskeepers
  • Trail & Habitat Trades Staff
  • Turf Specialists
  • Equipment Operators Trades Foremen
  • Cemetery Attendants

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