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 Harbour View


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

*Conference Social Venue

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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

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Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver
645 Howe Street
Vancouver, BC, Canada
+1 604 687 1122

15 minute walk to the Vancouver Convention Centre West

Rates starting at:

$179 Deluxe Room (King, Queen or 2 Twin)
$209 Luxury Room
$289 One Bedroom Jr. Suite

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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

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Things To Do Around Vancouver

The Vancouver Convention Centre is minutes away from some of the city’s best activities and attractions. As a convention delegate, there are various discounts you are eligible for if you show your conference badge. Please note many offers require you to book in person at Tourism Vancouver’s Visitor Centre. 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.

Vancouver Whitecaps
Come see one of the best sporting atmospheres in Vancouver. All attendees of the FME International User Conference are eligible for specially priced tickets to the following matches.

  1. Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. Sporting Kansas City : Saturday May 20th
  2. Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. D.C. United : Saturday May 27th

For tickets, please contact Rhyse Harnden at 604.669.9283 ext. 2218 or rharnden@whitecapsfc.com and reference the promotional code “FMEUC2017”.

Vancouver Aquarium
Check out Canada’s largest Aquarium located in Stanley Park. With over 50,000 animals, you’re bound to see something new.

10% off entry coupon available with your conference swag pack.

For more information, please visit Tourism Vancouver. You can find the 10 Must See Attractions as well as 25 Free Things to Do in Vancouver.