5 Unique Features

  1. The new West Building at the Vancouver Convention Centre was built to LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification standards and features a "living roof" as well as seawater heating and cooling, making it one of the greenest buildings in Vancouver.
  2. The iconic roof at BC Place is an air-supported dome that will soon be replaced by a retractable roof. The stadium seats 60,000 people and will be home to the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games and Opening Ceremonies for the Paralympic Winter Games.
  3. Asia Pacific Hall at the Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue features five concentric tiers of seating with microphones, language interpretation and audience response systems at each seat.
  4. Rogers Arena, the home ice of the Vancouver Canucks NHL hockey team, provides access to 88 luxury suites, four restaurants available for use as function rooms and an arena floor with 17,000 square feet of space.
  5. Conferences & Accommodation at UBC offers six different unique venues, including a First Nations longhouse and the spectacular Museum of Anthropology.