Why Join?

Join IABC to contribute to a vibrant association of communicators and network with leading professionals in the communications industry.

The British Columbia chapter of the IABC is one of the largest and most active in Canada. Becoming a part of IABC/BC is your opportunity to meet talented professionals who could be future collaborators, mentors, job referrals, and friends.

Here are just some of the benefits of being a member:


As a member, you receive exclusive discounts on registration fees and some members-only invitations for the many networking and professional development events offered throughout the year. Members are also able to access global IABC events, seminars, and presentations.  Learn more.


Members have exclusive access to IABC/BC volunteer opportunities that enable you to build your communications career, develop your skills, and expand your network. You may also choose to serve on the IABC/BC chapter board, Canada West Region board, and other international committees and boards. Learn more.

Job opportunities

Browse postings for communications-related career opportunities on our unique job board, JobLine. These postings are targeted to marketing and communications professionals throughout British Columbia. If you’re looking to hire communicators, JobLine connects you with a qualified talent pool. Learn more.

Programs to help you get involved

Hone your communication skills, learn from others, and study new areas of interest as a mentor. You can volunteer your time and expertise to a charity through our Gift of Communication program or participate in a Special Interest Group (SIG) to discuss a specific area of communications. Learn more.

Access to communications resources

Develop your skills as a communicator by browsing online resources such as monthly publications, case studies, member directory, online forums and resources from past events. Members can learn, collaborate, and study from communications masterminds in B.C. and abroad. Learn more.

An exclusive member benefit from Invisionation Photography

We all know how important it is to make a great first impression. Your profile image is the best first impression of your professional self in today’s fast paced social media world. Your profile image should reflect your brand; everything from LinkedIn to your personal web page. Simplicity, consistency, and approachability are what Invisionation Photography believes are a some of the key factors to capture.

Take advantage of this special offer for IABC/BC members:

Studio sessions are available from $90 per person. Group packages are also available at even greater savings. Your session will include up to two changes of apparel and one retouched, post-produced, high resolution photographic file ready for posting in colour and or black & white.

Invisionation has been the official gold-tier photography sponsor of IABC/BC since 2011. Contact Vincent Chan at vchan@invisionation.com or 604-253-4568 or visit http://www.invisionation.com to find out more.