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Event information for Greater Vancouver

 Event Detail
Organized by: Chapter     
Event Title: Update 2012 - Spring Session - Webinar  Event Type: Seminar 
Start: 5/10/2012 End: 5/10/2012 Start Time: 8:45 AM End Time: 4:30 PM
 Please note this is for Webinar registration only.  If you would like to attend In Person please select the other event registration option. 

Attention Seasons Pass Holders:

One Update 2012 event is included for Advanced Series Seasons Pass holders. The fall session will be held on November 8, 2012. Advanced Series Seasons Pass holders can RSVP for the Update of their choice (Spring or Fall) to info@advocisvancouver.ca.

Quarterly Seminar Series and Advisor Series Seasons Pass holders receive a 15% discount on registration for Update 2012. Holders of this pass can register by contacting our office at  info@advocisvancouver.ca or 604-941-9657.

NEW Webinar Option!
Tired of being stuck in traffic? Not an early riser? Now you can attend the Update 2012 from the comfort of your home or office as it will be broadcast live and online for your convenience. Register to attend by Webinar below (rather than In Person) to utilize this new technology offering. Virtual discussion groups and online polling will be utilized to monitor attendance and provide the same level of interaction as in person attendance. Technical requirements: computer with speakers and high-speed internet connection.

Login instructions for this webinar event will be sent to your email address registered through the website. If you have not received login instructions 24 hours prior to the event, please contact the Advocis Vancouver office.

The virtual meeting room will be set up fifteen minutes before the presentation starts so that you may ensure that all of your connections are working properly.

We suggest testing your machine with the link below:

Update 2012 Overview

Financial Advisors and Planners Professional Practice Review

What is Update 2012?
Each year, Advocis develops a leading-edge learning program for financial advisors and planners working in complex markets. The 2011 edition of Update attracted more than 1,900 to the seminars held across the country (click here for testimonials).

For 2012, Advocis has invited four experts in key learning areas who will show you how to protect your practice, serve your clients and grow your business in a volatile economy.

Your host for the Update 2012 video interviews is Diane McCurdy. She will be sitting down with each of our specialists and discussing four topics of critical importance to practicing financial advisors and planners.

Who should participate?
Advocis chapters across Canada are offering the seminar portion of Update 2012 to members and non-members alike.

Listen to our experts’ advice on how to deal with the volatile economy. Connect with your fellow practitioners in group discussions organized around a practical case study that will help you put solid recommendations to immediate use in your practice.

You will receive 6 CE credits for attending the seminar.

highlights from interviews with Update 2012's experts

What is the self-study segment?
In addition to a full day of continuing education and professional networking, you also have access to the Update 2012 self-study segment. These online readings further explore the topics presented in the seminar segment.

You will receive 6 CE credits following completion of the reading and successful completion of a 30-question quiz.

Agenda: 8:30 am - Registration and Breakfast for in person attendees
8:45 am - Log in access granted
9:00 am to 4:30 pm - Session
The in person attendees will be breaking for lunch from approximately 12 pm - 1 pm
CE Credits: Seminar: 6 CE credits; Self-Study Quiz: 6 CE credits 
Location Support Services Unlimited
102-211 Columbia St.
Vancouver, BC V6A 2R5
Contact Emel Tetiker

Registration Information -
  Early Bird Fee Regular Fee Late Fee
Fee apply date ->   3/20/2012     
For Member: $ $154.00 $   
For non-member: $ $225.00 $