Conference Venue

Vancouver Convention Centre West

Located on the waterfront, the Vancouver Convention Centre is one of the most stunning venues in Vancouver. You’ll be taking in the city’s breathtaking harbor and mountain views as you transform your data skills at the FME UC.

How to Get Here

If travelling by air, Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is the nearest airport. After arriving in Vancouver, you can travel downtown to the conference and hotels by:


Exclusive FME UC rates are available for the following hotels, just steps away from the Vancouver Convention Centre West. A limited number of rooms are available at these rates, so we recommend booking early to secure yours at the best price.

Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel

Fairmont Pacific Rim
1038 Canada Place
Vancouver, BC, Canada
+ 1 604 695 5300

Rates starting at:

$329 Deluxe Partial Harbourview


Complimentary 24 hr access to the fitness centre, hotel bicycles and TaylorMade golf clubs (based on availability)

Sold Out

Fairmont Waterfront Hotel

Fairmont Waterfront
900 Canada Place Way
Vancouver, BC, Canada
+ 1 604 691 1991 

Rates starting at:

$269 Partial Harbour View
$309 Signature Harbour View
$399 Signature Harbour View Corner Room


Complimentary wifi and 24 hr access to the fitness centre

Pan Pacific Hotel Vancouver
300-999 Canada Place
Vancouver, BC, Canada
+1 604 662 8111

Rates starting at:

$229 Deluxe Room Double or King Bed
$259 Deluxe Harbour View Room Dbl or King

Things To Do Around Vancouver

The Vancouver Convention Centre is minutes away from some of the city's best activities and attractions. Here are a few you won’t want to miss.

FlyOver Canada
Located in Canada Place, just beside the Vancouver Convention Centre, FlyOver Canada is a virtual flight ride that gives you a glimpse of various Canadian landmarks and sights.

20% off gate admission for FME UC attendees when you show your conference badge.

Stanley Park
Stanley Park offers a variety of things to see and activities to do. You can walk or bike along the seawall, visit one of the beaches, check out the park gardens, see the Vancouver Aquarium, or take pictures at the different landmarks.

Granville Island
South of downtown Vancouver across False Creek, Granville Island is filled with shops that carry unique art and gifts, as well as a wide range of dining options.

For more information, please visit Tourism Vancouver.