Who Has Hosted

By hosting your meeting in Vancouver, you’ll be in great company. Here are just a few of the hosts who have brought prestigious events to the city 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. Our Local Host Spotlight showcases the amazing things they have achieved.  

Host: Dr. Harvey Lui
2015 World Congress of Dermatology
10,000 attendees
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“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

Host: Dr. Julio Montaner
2015 IAS Conference on HIV Pathegenesis, Treatment and Prevention
5,500 attendees
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Host: Dr. Doris Doudet
2015 International Symposium on Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism
1,000 attendees

Hosts: Dr. Connie Eaves and Dr. Allan Eaves
2014 Annual Meeting of the International Society for Stem Cell Research
4,000 attendees
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Host: Dr. Cynthia Nicol
2014 Congress of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education
500 attendees

Host: Dr. Ian Mackenzie
2014 International Conference on Frontotemporal Dementia
400 attendees

Host: Dr. Marcelo Nicolela
2013 World Glaucoma Congress
2000 attendees