With less than a week to go until RCBC's 44th Annual Zero Waste Conference, here are some friendly reminders to ensure you get the most out of the three-day event:
Download the #RCB2018 Conference App
#RCBC2018 is going electronic again with a new conference app generously sponsored by CPIA and Tymac. All session, speaker and sponsor information can be found on your tablet or smartphone device. The RCBC staff will be happy to guide you through should you require any technical assistance.
To engage with other delegates and speakers before and during sessions, simply click on the event of interest on the schedule, click on the chat icon on the right-hand side, and then type in your comments or questions.
Download the App for iOS
Download the App for Android
The conference registration desk in the Emerald Foyer opens on Wednesday, May 30 at 9:00am and will remain open during presentation hours for the duration of the event. The registration desk is information central, so feel free to pop by with any questions you may have. Our staff would be more than happy to help you. Pick up your delegate name badge here when you arrive.
Bring your name badge at all conference events. This is your ticket for the Gala Dinner and also if you have signed up for the Friday take-home lunch. At the back of your name tag is quick-guide schedule and your complimentary drink tickets.
All conference sessions will be in Emerald Ballroom AB. The trade show is located in Emerald Ballroom C.
Connect Before and During!
Network at this year's exhibition and tradeshow! Located in Emerald Ballroom C, the Wednesday and Thursday receptions and session breaks will take place here. The show opens at 12:00 p.m on Wednesday, May 30 and will remain open for the duration of the event.
Share Your Ideas
If you haven't done so already, we invite you to visit www.wayblaze.com/rcbc2018, complete the 30-second signup, and contribute your favourite ideas to expand reuse in BC. We hope you will join the #RCBC2018 reuse and sharing conversation throughout the conference and beyond!
Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for conference updates before, after, and during the event. #RCBC2018 is the official conference hashtag - follow it for all latest conference happenings.
Check Your Daily Reminders
We've planned a host of activities over the three-day conference - be sure to check your email daily to find out event details on everything from silent auctions to 50/50 draws and wine draws!
If you plan on leaving early on Friday, June 1st and would like a take-home lunch, please let us know. We can have your lunch ready earlier in the morning.
Address: 4090 Whistler Way, Whistler, BC V0N 1B4
Check-in at the Westin Resort Whistler is 4:00 p.m. The hotel can provide you with checked luggage service, freeing you to explore the area until your room is available.
Parking at the Westin Resort Whistler
Underground self-parking at the Westin Resort Whistler is currently available for $30.00 per night and Valet parking is $34.00 per night. Parking fees are subject to change. For additional parking options in Whistler, check this page.
There are various ways you can get to Whistler from the Lower Mainland:
For the latest forecast, click here.
If you’ve got some spare time in Whistler, take full advantage of all that’s available. Activities, dining, and adventures abound – find yours.
There’s no dinner provided on Wednesday evening, but not to worry – Whistler has plenty to offer no matter what you’re craving. Check out dining options in Whistler.
Thank you for attending #RCBC2018. We look forward to seeing you in Whistler!
Canada's Longest Standing Recycling Council