City co-hosts 12th annual Building Construction Industry Forum

Forum on construction industry happens in Nanaimo on Jan. 8.

  • Jan. 8, 2014 4:00 p.m.

Construction industry trends will take the spotlight during the 12th annual Building Construction Industry Forum.

The City of Nanaimo and Canadian Home Builders’ Association Vancouver Island are hosting a construction forum, Jan. 8 at the Coast Bastion Inn.

The event, a year-in-review for builders, designers and developers, offers sessions where speakers will talk about their views on economic trends and challenges in the construction industry as well as land development projects on the island.

Tickets are $40 for Canadian Home Builders’ Association members and $50 for non-members. The meet and mix begins at 5:30, and the forum is at 7 p.m. For more information call Tom Weinreich at the City of Nanaimo, 250-755-4456.