Travel and Accommodation


Event Rooms

CANVAS 2014 will be held at the Forest Sciences Centre (FSC) at UBC's Point Grey campus (view the footprint map).

The presentations/talks will be held in FSC 1005 for all five days.

The breakout rooms for each day are listed as follows:

  July 28thJuly 29thJuly 30thJuly 31stAugust 1st
Room #1 FSC 1221 FSC 1221 FSC 1221 FSC 1221 FSC 1002
Room #2 FSC 1615 FSC 1615 FSC 1003 FSC 1003 FSC 1003

Click on the FSC floor map to enlarge (FSC 1005 is in blue, breakout rooms are in yellow).


Hotels and Dining

The hotels we are using for the event are:

If you would like to book a room to stay overnight on UBC campus, please consult the UBC conferences & accommodation website.

Click here to look at dining options on UBC campus.


Parking

Near Gage Towers/West Coast Suites:

  • Surface Lot (map)
    Nearby attractions: War Memorial Gym, Irving K. Barber Learning Centre
  • North Parkade (map)
    Nearby attractions: War Memorial Gym, Irving K. Barber Learning Centre

Near Forestry Sciences Centre:

  • S1 Lot (map)
    Nearby attractions: Beatty Biodiversity Museum
  • S4 Lot (map)
    Nearby attractions: Pacific Museum of Earth
  • C2 Lot (map)
    Nearby attractions: Thunderbird Park / Sports Fields, Evelyn Lett Field