Jun 19, 2018 to Jun 21, 2018

Victoria, BC

CMC's fifth Co-operative Congress is taking place in Victoria, British Columbia, June 19–21 at the .


The welcome reception on June 19 will overlook the Pacific Ocean on the beautiful Delta Ocean Pointe patio. The hotel is just a short walk from downtown Victoria.

This year's Congress will explore the theme of CO-OPERATION IN A CHANGING WORLD and will focus on economic and social change and how the co‑operative and mutualist model can become more relevant in the years ahead.

Keynote Speaker Kristina Groves is an Olympic long track speed skating medalist, who will share her insights and inspiration for her work as the Project Ambassador for Alberta Solar Co-operative.

The Congress Awards Ceremony on June 20 will recognize exceptional careers in the co-operative sector by honouring the winners of Canada’s outstanding Emerging Co-operator, Co‑operative of the Year, and Co-operative Achievement Awards.

Local co-op tours, as well as a number of workshops will be accessible to local co-operators for a nominal fee. Details on the tours and workshops are being developed and will be added to the  event website.

As always, there will be many networking opportunities and a gala evening with excellent food and entertainment.

If you are interested in sponsoring Congress 2018, please download our sponsorship information package.

The Delta Ocean Pointe Resort