Vancouver Convention Centre

Location: 1055 Canada Place Vancouver, BC, V6C 0C3 Canada Website: www.vancouverconventioncentre.com Venue Type: Conference Centre, Exhibition Centre Capacity: 15000+ About the Venue The Vancouver Convention Centre is located in beautiful downtown Vancouver, directly on the waterfront surrounded by mountains.  With 72 meeting rooms and a grand total of 43,340 m² space to be utilized the Vancouver Convention Centre can boast that is is the only two time winner of the prestigious AIPC(International Association of Congress Centres) award for "World's Best Convention Centre" Sustainability Profile The following information details the sustainability profile of the venue. More details on the environmental aspects of the venue can be found here: www.vancouverconventioncentre.com/thefacilities/environment/ The venue has a sustainability policy in place. We have a greening committee We actively engage our staff in our sustainability initiatives and their success Certification The venue has successfully achieved independent certification for its sustainable operation - Go Green. The venue has successfully achieved independent certification for the sustainable construction of the building - LEED. Sourcing We have a sustainable procurement policy in place. Local produce and products are sourced. Organic and Fairtrade products are sourced. Energy Purchases ‘Green Power’ electricity generated from low-impact renewable sources in British Columbia Received one of Canada’s first ‘Go Green’ certificates from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for environmental best practices Designated a Power Smart Convention Centre by BC Hydro’s Power Smart Partner in Business Program after converting to state-of-the-art energy-efficient lighting, HVAC and energy control systems We purchase renewable energy through our main supply retailer We measure, report and disclose total venue energy consumption and GHG emissions. We can only supply total venue energy...