Who Has Hosted

By hosting your meeting in Vancouver, you’ll be in great company. Here are just a few of the prestigious events that have been brought to the city by local hosts in the past few years. These Be a Host alumni have experienced professional advancement, industry recognition and personal satisfaction as a result of their leadership.

2015 World Congress of Dermatology

Host: Dr. Harvey Lui
10,000 attendees

“It’s worth doing. It really is. It’s challenging, it’s exhilarating, it’s hard work, but when you see the smiles on the people’s faces of all the guests that you invite, you will never look back and think that it was anything other than one of the best experiences of your life.” – Dr. Harvey Lui on hosting the 2012 World Congress of Dermatology

2015 IAS Conference on HIV Pathegenesis, Treatment and Prevention

Host: Dr. Julio Montaner
5,500 attendees

2015 International Symposium on Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism

Host: Dr. Doris Doudet
1,000 attendees

2014 Annual Meeting of the International Society for Stem Cell Research

Hosts: Dr. Connie Eaves and Dr. Allan Eaves
4,000 attendees

2014 Congress of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education

Host: Dr. Cynthia Nicol
500 attendees

2014 International Conference on Frontotemporal Dementia

Host: Dr. Ian Mackenzie
400 attendees

2013 World Glaucoma Congress

Host: Dr. Marcelo Nicolela
2000 attendees

2012 World Congress of Herpetology

Host: Dr. Patrick Gregory
1,500 attendees

2012 World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology

Host: Dr. Alan Hoey
1,200 attendees