Government Finance Officers
Association of British Columbia

GFOABC is committed to providing a wide range of professional development opportunities, whether they are experienced finance professionals or just beginning their career. 

Prior to the Annual Conference GFOABC is pleased to bring you two full days of professional development. You have the option of selecting one of two concurrent workshops held each day. Each course runs from 8:30am - 4:30pm at the Victoria Conference Centre. Continental Breakfast and Lunch are included with the program fees. 

May 27, 2019

Long-term Financial Planning

facilitated by Craig Binning, Partner, Hemson Consulting

Development Cost Charges & CACs 

May 28, 2019

Integrated Asset Management using B.I. Tools & GIS

facilitated by Yogi Bhalla 

Annual Municipal Tax Sale - Legal and Practitioner Issues

facilitated by Doug Stein and Sukhbir Manhas, Lawyer, Young Anderson

Regional District Day

by Regional Districts for Regional Districts   



Early Bird

After March 31







GFOABC needs a minimum of 15 people to move forward with each workshop. Your credit card will not be charged until the course is confirmed. It is highly recommended that you pre-register as early as possible to avoid programs being cancelled due to lack of enrollment.

You can pay with cheque, Visa, Mastercard

Requests for refunds/cancellations will be accepted up to April 30. No refunds after April 30 2019. Program attendance is transferable.


Fairmont Empress, 721 Government Street, Victoria

Standard Room - $255, Deluxe Room - $285, Fairmont Harbour View - $345

Please quote "GFOABC 2019 Annual Conference" to receive the group rate.

Book before May 3, 2019 to ensure you receive the negotiated rate. Rooms can sell our earlier.


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