Thursday, March 3


Date: Thursday, March 3

Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Location: Meeting Room Level

Instead of meeting for a coffee or in a conventional meeting room, why not meet while you build a structural masterpiece? Come check out Science World’s KEVA station--a dynamic and immersive exhibit. KEVA provides a unique building experience for all, and offers an opportunity to harness the ingenuity of your imagination.

Guided Walking & Running Tour

Date: Thursday, March 3

Time: 6:15am

Location: Meet in the Lobby of the Vancouver Convention Centre

Start your day with fresh air and exercise by joining a Running Room guided walking/running tour. Take in stunning views of Vancouver's North Shore mountains and harbour (keep an eye out for seals!) and breathe the ocean air while getting ready for an exhilarating day at GLOBE. An excellent opportunity to make new connections in a less formal environment.
Be sure to meet at the Red Running Room tent just outside of the Vancouver Convention Centre at 6:15 am to fill up your reusable water bottle and connect with other runners.

6:15am - 7:30am

Corporate Networking Breakfast

Date: Thursday, March 3

Time: 7:00am - 8:00am

Location: Pan Pacific Hotel, Crystal Pavilion, Lobby Level

A healthy breakfast and lively discussions on corporate sustainability issues will kick off the morning on Thursday. This complimentary breakfast is open to registered delegates on a first-come, first-serve basis.  A full house every time!

Luncheon: The Climate Change International Agenda After the Paris Agreement

Date: Thursday, March 3

Time: 11:30am - 1:30pm

Location: Terminal City Club, Metropolitan Ballroom, 837 West Hastings St.

The COP21 and the Paris Agreement set the stage for a new economy. Canada has announced that it will take initiatives to move the agenda forward both from business and policy perspectives. How can business and governments take the next critical steps? How can British Columbia contribute meaningfully to a carbon sober world economy?

The Canadian Club of Vancouver, in collaboration with the Francophone Chamber of Commerce and Réseau HEC Montréal in Vancouver, is pleased to invite you to a luncheon featuring guest of honour and speaker, His Excellency Nicolas Chapuis, Ambassador of the French Republic to Canada.

Recipient of many awards and honours including the Public Manager of the year award in France, Nicolas Chapuis became Ambassador of France to Canada in February 2015. His presentation will focus on the climate change international agenda after the Paris Agreement.

Click here for ticket information and registration (pdf)

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Birds of a Feather Dinners

Date: Thursday, March 3

Time: 6:45pm - 9:00pm

Location: Various nearby restaurants

6:45pm - 9:00pm

From inventive neighbourhood bistros to glamorous Downtown dining rooms to ethnic restaurants that rival those in the world capitals, Vancouver has a diverse array of exceptional dining options.  Join fellow conference attendees for dine-around dinners in the area that have been specially selected by our team.  These non-hosted Birds of a Feather dinners provide an opportunity to meet new people and enjoy a good dinner and relaxed conversation.  An excellent way to network, engage, and make new connections.

How it Works
Location: Various nearby restaurants. Join fellow conference attendees for dine-around dinners in the area that have been specially selected by our team. The sign up guarantees a restaurant reservation only, all charges are at your own expense. Sign up is on first come, first serve basis at the Meeting room level in-front of the Room 11.  

GLOBE Movie Night

Time: 7:00pm

Location: Room 11, Vancouver Convention Centre East

Before heading to receptions or out for dinner with friends, come grab a free bag of popcorn, and revel in the stunning enviro-flics at our GLOBE Movie Night! These short, but informative films, have been hand-picked by our GLOBE Team focusing on the Great Bear Sea, the Pacific Ocean, Indigenous communities of the West Coast, and Sustainable Business. Come relax, enjoy some incredible films, and listen to some of the amazing producers who helped bring these movies to life.


Date: Thursday, March 3

Time: 8:30pm - 11:00pm

Location: Waterview, 1661 Granville Street, 2nd Floor

We're into our craft beers here in Vancouver, allow us show you a few of our favourites! Enjoy a variety of local craft micro-brewery selections and get a "taste" of the city.