20% Discount for Feeding Growth

SVI Vancouver would like to welcome Feeding Growth current participants and Alumni to join us April 19-21st, at the SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, and to encourage your registration we’re offering a 20% discount on the $575 registration fee.

The Social Venture Institute is a dynamic conference model that encourages participants to dig into their business to solve challenges, connect with strategic experts and participate in skill building workshops. The Agenda outline for the conference is available here.

Karri SchuermansThis year we are proud to have a focus on local food and sustainability issues, including our True Confession Keynote the evening of April 20th, which will be given by Karri Schuermans of Chambar. Karri has built, launched and sold successful food based businesses in Vancouver including Chambar, the Dirty Apron and Medina. Chambar is a significant enterprise that weaves a deep commitment to sustainability and food security into its fine dining atmosphere. Karri will be sharing her personal story of building a successful food based business in Vancouver, challenges, obstacles, successes and all.

Apply Now To Join Us

  1. SVI requires that you fill out a quick application to attend, while space remains, Feeding Growth Alumni are likely to be approved.
  2. When you fill out your application form, please indicate that you heard about SVI Vancouver through Feeding Growth.
  3. When you receive your approval, we will send you a discount code for 20% off your registration cost.

Scholarship Support

If you could use more financial help, we have scholarships available for some applicants as well, please indicate your interest in a scholarship on your application form and we will follow-up. The Feeding Growth Discount can not be applied with a scholarship.