The conference will be held in the heart of downtown Vancouver at Harbour Centre, the downtown Vancouver campus of Simon Fraser University. SFU Vancouver is distinct from the main SFU campus located in Burnaby which is quite far away from the conference site. Please make sure you are aware of this information when making transportation and accommodation plans.

The exact address:

SFU Vancouver at Harbour Centre
515 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC Canada

Google map to conference site


Traveling from Vancouver International Airport (YVR) to Harbour Centre and downtown hotels is very convenient. From the airport, travelers can take Canada Line Skytrain for a 25-minute ride to the Waterfront Station in downtown. From there, it is just a 2-minute walk to the conference site.


Days Inn Vancouver is just a couple of blocks away from SFU Harbour Centre. Single/Double rate is approximately CAD $140/night at the moment. Delta Hotels Vancouver Downtown Suites is just across the street from SFU Harbour Centre. Single/Double rate is approximately CAD $250/night currently. Holiday Inn and Suites Vancouver Downtown is a longish walk away, but lower rates (at the moment, ~CAD $180). There are many other hotels in downtown Vancouver that are in walking distance to the conference site. It would be easiest to use a travel website to search for downtown Vancouver hotels and make a reservation.


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