The 2016 All-Island Entrepreneurial Summit is proudly being hosted by the Young Entrepreneurs Society of Victoria to encourage business across the entire island!



WHERE: Main Conference Room, Arbutus Ridge Golf Club – 3515 Telegraph Rd, Cobble Hill, BC V0R 1L4, Canada- View Map


Click here find out how you can reserve your spot today for the All-Island Entrepreneurial Summit.


Keynote Speakers

Clemens Rettich– The Great Performances Group: “We grow businesses. Faster!”

Joe Girard– Change Grow Achieve

Gabrial Padva– Benefit from Using Technology & CRM’s

Paul Krismer – Happiness Experts

Paul Holmes – Social Media Camp


Come for an amazing day of learning and networking!  YES is thrilled to connect businesses and entrepreneurs to experts and each other, so that the relationships that allow us do business together can begin to form.



Workshop Agenda

7:30am-8:30am – coffee, muffins, fruit, meet and greet.

8:30am-9:00am – welcoming address – why we are all here together, to help bridge the Malahat divide and encourage businesses to work together across the entire island.

9:00am-10:00am – Keynote addressClemens Rettich The Great Performances Group 

10:00am-10:30am – break to meet and mingle with those around you and come up with some goals for the conference, guided by Joe Girard Change Grow Achieve.

10:30am-11:30am – Gabrial Padva using technology to help with business relationships and CRMs to better increase your ability to work with partners outside of your main city.

11:30am-12:30pm – Lunch

12:30pm-1:30pm – Paul KrismerHappiness Experts

1:30am-1:45pm – afternoon break – led by Paul Kismer

1:45pm-2:30pm – Paul HolmesSocial Media Camp

2:30pm-2:45pm – Break

2:45pm-4:00pm – Joe GirardSales and Marketing while making the island smaller and increasing your ability to do business.

4:00pm-4:15pm – Closing remarks – making connections and building off those that you have met today.

4:15pm-5:30pm – Meet and greet before end of the summit


We would like to encourage potential sponsors for the event by providing the ability for businesses to set up displays at the event for $179, as well as sponsors for the lunch, keynote speakers and so on ranging from $250 to $500. Please contact or (250) 882-2200 for more details.


Entrepreneurs take aim!  The All-Island Entrepreneurial Summit will connect you to the knowledge and networking that can help your business hit its targets for 2016.


Click here
 to find out how you can reserve your spot today for the All-Island Entrepreneurial Summit.