About Vancouver

Vancouver, Canada's jewel of the Pacific is situated on a magnificent natural harbour flanked by majestic mountains. With 2 million people in the surrounding area, Vancouver is a modern, safe, cosmopolitan city offering a wide variety of sightseeing, sporting, cultural and shopping opportunities. Downtown, where the conference will take place, is 25 minutes by train (Canada Line - cost $8.75) from the International Airport. For information about the Canada Line and other forms of ground transportation and about the many attractions of Vancouver and the surrounding area click here.