Government Finance Officers
Association of British Columbia

We invite you to participate in the GFOABC's Annual Conference.  This educational conference will be held from June 14th - 16th 2017 at the Victoria Convention Centre atttached to the Fairmont Empress Hotel. 

The GFOABC's Annual Conference, is a conference designed around education, inspiration, networking and making meaningful professional connections. If you are thinking of becoming a sponsor and/or exhibitor please see the attached package for details on how we can work together to maximize your benefits, networking opportunities, and your brand. 


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The price of an exhibit space is $2100 which includes: 

  • Two full delegate registrations (value of $1400, includes the Banquet, Welcome Reception, and meals)
  • Insertion of your organization's name and booth location in the Conference Guide provided to all delegates
  • Option to place a 1-page flyer in the delegate packages


Your booth space includes: 

  • An 8' x 10' space, with drapery
  • One 6' skirted table and two chairs

Electrical services are the responsibility of the exhibitor.



GFOABC sponsors receive discounts on their exhibitor fees:

25% off for Bronze Sponsors ($525 in savings)

50% off for Silver Sponsors ($1050 in savings)

75% off for Gold Sponsors ($1575 in savings)

100% off for Platinum Sponsors ($2100 in savings)

Sponsors also receive the first choice of location, based first on the level of sponsorship, and second on the order in which registrations are received. If you are not a GFOABC sponsor and wish to become one, please visit our website or email


As space is limited we encourage you to reserve early. 

We look forward to working with you at the 2017 GFOABC Annual Conference.


Booth Location Selection 

Trade Show Floor Plan

We are no longer taking booth requests.

Trade Show Hours of Operation

Wednesday, June 14th 10:00am - 4:30pm

Thursday, June 15th 8:30 - 3:30pm

Exhibitor Move-In/Out Times


Tuesday, June 13th 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Wednesday, June 14th 7:00am - 9:00am


Thursday, June 15th 3:30pm - 7:30pm

Prizes and Delegate Bag Stuffers

Exhibitors have the option to provide items for the delegate bags. Paper items are limited to a 1-page flyer. Please ship these items to GFOABC prior to June 5.

408-612 View St. Victoria BC V8W 1J5

Exhibitors have the option of contributing a door prize for the GFOABC Gala Dinner on Thursday June 15. Please give this item to a GFOABC staff member at the beginning of the conference. Similar to last year the winner of these prizes will be announced after dinner on a slideshow presentation containing the name and logo of your company.

If you have any questions please contact Erica Christie at 250-382-6871.

Exhibitor Forms

Display Order Form 

Electrical Order Form 

Booth Cleaning  

Exhibitor Information document & Shipping Policy 

Events on the Move (official supplier for shipping, customs brokerage, material handling and advance warehousing) 

Computer & Audio Visual Order Form

Internet & Data Services Order Form

Wireless Internet can be ordered onsite via the automated high speed wireless networking using your credit card, no need to book in advance.  Each wireless connection is charged per device per day.  All one day connections expire at midnight of the day ordered, multi-day connections expire at midnight of the last day ordered.  Once onsite, you connect your device to the wireless network “VCC”, open the browser, follow the prompts, select the capability you require and enter credit card details.  The costs start at $15.00/device and goes up from there based on the capability options outlined on the IP Solutions page.  A receipt can be requested as well.

Please complete any applicable forms and return to