TFP 2019 Local Info

Venue

TFP will be held on the UBC campus. We will update this page with building and room numbers shortly.

Accommodations

Conference Group Booking

We have reserved a group booking through UBC's conference services. Below please find the information for accommodation bookings.

Online Booking Link: https://reserve.ubcconferences.com/GROUP/availability.asp?hotelCode=UBC&sdl=Check+In&startDate=06%2F10%2F2019&edl=Check+Out&endDate=06%2F14%2F2019&adults=1&children=&rooms=1&requesttype=invBlockCode&code=C190610A

Please note you must leave group code in the online system, or you will not get the group rates and will be reserving through our general booking system. This website is, sadly, optimized for using Chrome or IE. Old versions of Macs using Safari can sometimes have difficulties/system can be slow.

Guests may also book their rooms by contacting our Reservations Office.

Reservations Office:

Other On-Campus Accomodations
Accomodation Name Website
TRIUMF Guest House http://www.triumfhouse.ca/
Pacific Spirit Hostel Vancouver http://www.ubcconferences.com/accommodations/pacific-spirit/
St. John's College http://www.stjohns.ubc.ca/
Green College http://www.greencollege.ubc.ca/
St. Andrew's Hall http://www.standrews.edu/
Carey Centre http://www.carey-edu.ca/

Transportation

For transportation information, please visit UBC's transportation website: https://transportation.ubc.ca/home-page/from-the-airport/.

Things to see

Some things to see in Vancouver:
  • Stanley Park/Prospect Point
  • Gastown
  • Granville Island
  • Coal Harbour downtown
  • Chinatown
  • Robson Art Gallery
  • Aquarium (in Stanley Park)
  • Grouse Mountain (there's a bus from downtown to the mountain!)
  • Capilano Suspension Bridge
  • Harrison Hot Springs
  • Whistler
Some things to see at UBC:
  • Botanical Gardens
  • Nitobe Gardens
  • Museum of Anthropology
  • UBC Pool
  • Beaty Biodiversity Museum
For other ideas, see https://www.tourismvancouver.com/events/seasonal-events/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIuL7jgqCo4QIVyR-tBh0XEAQCEAAYASAAEgL1QvD_BwE.