A Skills & Project Development Conference for people who work in
Factual, Lifestyle & Documentary Television
Saturday, November 2, 2019 in Vancouver, BC

Register now for just $175

Want $25 off your registration?

Registration for FactualWEST is only $175. That’s significantly lower than most other conferences. We deliberately keep our registration price low to keep the event as accessible as possible. Want to save even more? Join Field and Post or CMPA-BC. Field and Post members and CMPA members receive an additional $25 off!

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Field and Post Members: To get your promo code, log in to your member page at Joinit.org. CMPA Members: To get your promo code, contact the CMPA BC Producers Branch.

Join Field and Post for Just $25

If you are a creator, producer or crew member working in factual, lifestyle or documentary television, why not become a member of Field and Post? Join now for just $25, and get $25 off your FactualWEST registration. Plus, enjoy being part of a community of over 200 people who work in the same industry as you – and get your first drink free at our Field and Post PubChats!


FACTUALWEST is the only conference in North America focusing exclusively on skills & project development for creators, crew and producers working in factual, lifestyle and documentary television.

organized by the people, for the people

FactualWEST is organized by Field & Post Vancouver, a non-profit community organization of people who work in factual, lifestyle and documentary television. We’re all volunteers, doing our part to keep the industry thriving. Visit www.fieldandpost.ca to learn more, and become a member.

thank you to our great partners!

FactualWEST is made possible by the support of a number of generous partners and sponsors who help fund and program the event.

led by an industry-wide advisory board

FactualWEST is grateful for the effort put in by our volunteer advisory board, who represent a cross-section of the industry.

last year

The second annual FactualWEST conference was held in October, 2017 and brought together delegates for an exceptional day of skills development and networking.


FactualWEST is presented by Field & Post Vancouver
with the generous support of a variety of funding partners and sponsors who recognize the value of this conference.

Co-Presenting Partners

CMPA-BC | Creative BC | TELUS Storyhive

Senior Partners

Great Pacific Television


Canada Media Fund | FusionCine

Senior Sponsors

Omnifilm | Entertainment One
Knowledge Network | Chandler Fogden Aldous

Contributing Sponsors

Line 21 | Creek Water Media | Hand to Hand Studios

If you would like to become a sponsor, please email us at info@fieldandpost.ca

our team

FactualWEST thanks everyone who puts so much time, energy and passion into making this event possible.

Event Producer Amber Orchard, Amber Orchard Events

Programming Manager Erin Mussolum

Programming Co-Chairs Kate Green, Cheryl Binning

Fund Development Committee Robert Hardy, John Ritchie, Michael Francis

Field and Post Vancouver Board of Directors Kate Green, President Michael Francis, Vice President Dana Johl, Treasurer Jenypher Fisher, Secretary Cheryl Binning Robert Hardy Thomas Hunt David Ozier Alec Richardson John Ritchie David Schmidt