Nest Catering & Conferences

  • 6133 University Boulevard
  • Vancouver, BC V6T 1K0
  • Phone: 604.822.6540

Located in the heart of the beautiful University of British Columbia (UBC) campus, The Nest is one of the world’s most sustainable buildings.

The facility is 5 stories in height and boasts over 250,000 square feet of LEED Platinum Certified meeting and event space. It is home to eight eateries, one of which offers a full venue buyout. With 33 state-of-the-art architecturally designed breakout rooms and a couple dozen additional unique event spaces ranging from 100 – 11,000 square feet, Nest Catering & Conferences is a haven for event organizers and an enhanced learning experience for attendees. Our on-site three-story rock climbing wall offers attendees a mid-meeting adrenaline rush as opposed to the standard coffee break.

The facility provides a range of conference and catering services at various price points, including the ability to accommodate a 600-person seated gala dinner in our Great Hall ballroom. Catering menus are 100% Ocean Wise certified, supporting our strong commitment to ethical and sustainable food.

Our stunning facility and location combined with over 15 years’ experience, full-service event planning and an award-winning culinary team makes Nest Catering & Conferences the ideal space to hold events no matter how large or small. 

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  • Maximum Group Size: 1350
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  • Year Last Renovated: 2015
  • Year Opened: 2015

Facility Info

  • Total Sq. Ft. 8782
  • Reception Capacity 1020
  • Theatre Capacity 859
  • Banquet Capacity 600
  • Classroom Capacity 504

October 18, 2019

It is our pleasure to invite you to the much awaited SMART POWER TALKS,Vancouver, Canada. This is a part of IEMCON 2019 (10th Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics & Mobile Communication Conference,). Following a successful run across five cities, SMART Power Talks, organized by The SMART Society, Vancouver, Canada. The Smart Power Talks Series promises to tell the world about the Great Innovative ideas and Execution of ideas successfully by the prominent entrepreneurs, global leaders, innovators, and… more

October 19, 2019

The much awaited Indian Cultural Festival is here at Vancouver City! After a successful run across five cities and over twelve performances,Indian Cultural Festival, Organized By: Society For Makers, Artists, Researchers & Technologists is coming to Vancouver. It is presenting a platform for talented dancers, musicians, and singers interested to exhibit their performance. Get ready to see an extravaganza of Hindi music, dance, and operatic celebrations at the biggest Bollywood event of the year. This event promises… more

October 19, 2019

Society for Makers, Artists, Researchers and Technologists, CANADA are here with the SMART Maker Festival in Vancouver on 19th October, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. It is being organized as a part of 10th IEEE Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics & Mobile Communication Conference IEEE IEMCON 2019. We extend our invitation to you to join us as an exhibitor and showcase your creativity to this global platform. Prize Money - CAD $1000 for makers or exhibitors Makers/Exhibitors - You need to register at… more

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