BC Minister of Housing
Join us for a fireside chat with Hon. Ravi Kahlon, Minister of Housing for a discussion on housing affordability, development & construction. Housing affordability continues to be a major challenge for the residents of British Columbia. We are thrilled to have the Honourable Ravi Kahlon, the province’s Minister of Housing, joining us to answer questions regarding the government’s housing strategy, his vision for the future of housing, and the steps being taken to address the current situation.
Date: May 23rd 2023
Location: Vancouver Lawn Tennis and Badminton Club
*addy Members get a $10 discount
Who Is Ravi Kahlon?
Ravi Kahlon was first elected as a member of the legislative assembly (MLA) for Delta North in May 2017 and was named British Columbia’s minister of Jobs, Economic Recovery and Innovation in November 2020.
He previously served as the parliamentary secretary for Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development, where he Event Sponsorship (TD) 2 championed the use of mass timber and innovation in B.C.’s forest sector.
As parliamentary secretary for Sport and Multiculturalism, he helped restore the BC Human Rights Commission and traveled the province to build an anti-racism strategy.
As minister of Jobs, Economic Recovery and Innovation, Ravi’s first priority was to support families and communities through the pandemic and he worked closely with business, workers, First Nations and communities to develop and deliver on a strategy for long-term sustainability, jobs and growth.
Ravi’s love for sports and athletic competition has also shaped his outlook. When he was seven years old, his father introduced him to field hockey. A two-time Olympian, Ravi played field hockey for Team Canada at the 2000 and 2008 Olympics.
Thanks to event sponsor Tomo for their support. Tomo is a Vancouver-based real estate company. Since 2005, they’ve cultivated award-winning places like Schoolhouse in Vancouver and River Market in New Westminster.
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