Suzanne Simard: Lessons from the Forest

After a year in which the Pacific Northwest has been pummeled by the impacts of climate change, there may be no one we need to hear from more than Suzanne Simard. Dr. Simard is a pioneer on the frontier of plant communication and intelligence; revealing the truths about the complex and interdependent life of trees, […]

Key Tech Trends That Could Change Your Future!

A Panel Discussion with IWF NorCal members Maureen Conners, Candice Eggerss and Mary Jo Potter. Join us for a discussion about the latest tech influencing all areas of our lives: Health and Wellness, Accessibility, Transportation, Robots, Beauty, Fintech, Travel, Fashion, Immersive Tech (AR/VR/Metaverse), New Lifestyles and Smart Tech Applications. Hear from IWF NorCal members Maureen […]

Let’s Gather Around A Table to Eat!

Join Christine Couvelier, Executive Chef & Global Culinary Trendologist ~ as she shares a peak into what tastes we will see on gourmet & grocery store shelves, restaurant menus and on our tables at home. Learn how you can celebrate & “Eat Like An Italian“ or what variety of orange will make the headlines this […]

Dr. Reka Gustafson: separating COVID fact from fiction

Join us March 14 when our guest will be Deputy BC Provincial Health Officer, Dr. Reka Gustafson, Vice President of the Provincial Health Services Authority. Dr Gustafson also provides her leadership to the BC Centre for Disease Control and will focus her presentation and discussion on COVID-19 as we enter the next phase of the […]

IWF 2022 Cornerstone Conference

Registration for the IWF 2022 Cornerstone Conference: Discovery Through Earth, Seas, & Skies in Santiago, Chile is now open. We are so excited that for the first time in over two years, we are able to bring IWF members from across the globe together in person to explore the issues most important to you as […]

IWF BC Event – The Housing Affordability Crisis

We are in the midst of a housing affordability crisis! Join us to hear from industry experts on what they have to say. About this event Housing Affordability Crisis Come listen to two prominent housing and real estate experts discuss the state of our affordability crisis. Both the federal and provincial governments have been stepping […]

The Crisis in BC’s Medical System

What can we do about it and does Finland have the answers? We will hear from 3 experts:  IWF’s Dr. Bal Pawa, Integrative Physician,  co-Founder of Westcoast Women’s clinic, TEDX speaker, and best-selling author Karin Kirkpatrick, MLA for West Vancouver-Capilano, Shadow Minister for Housing and Childcare. Sanna Lauslahti, IWF Finland, Managing Director of Pharma Industries […]