Call for Poster Presentations

The Bulkley Valley Research Centre is encouraging applications for poster presentations at this conference. This is a great opportunity to present project information to a broad audience from government, industry, First Nations, and the public. Students at any level, researchers, government and industry representatives are invited to apply but, posters must be non-commercial in nature. There will be several opportunities for conference participants to view posters in an interactive and informal setting.

Applicants should submit poster title, authors’ names and contact information, and a brief abstract (300 words or less). Applications will be adjudicated and applicants advised of status by the date below. Abstracts that are accepted will be published in conference proceedings.


Key Dates


Poster abstract submissions:  September 30, 2012. Submit to Jill Dunbar, Conference Coordinator

Notification of acceptance:  October 15, 2012

Dates of conference:  November 14, 15 and 16, 2012


The number of posters that can be accepted is limited, so early application is encouraged. Poster presenters must cover their own conference registration fees and travel and accommodation costs.

Conference Sponsors (Click on logos to visit sponsor sites)

Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Smithers Exploration Group Crossroads Culture Resource Management HyTech Drilling Real Estate Foundation of British Columbia SkeenaWild Conservation Trust BC Hydro Imperial Metals McElhanney Altagas Spectra Energy Skeena Watershed Conservation Coalition Archer Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations University of Northern British Columbia
Invest Northwest BC Smithers and District Chamber of Commerce
World Wildlife Fund Canada Skeena-Nass Centre for Innovation in Resource Economics