Register for Adaptation Canada 2020

Are you ready for Adaptation Canada 2020? Register today and save $75!

Early Bird Registration on Now!

Early Bird Registration is $575 (PLUS 5% GST), available now through December 2, 2019.

Regular Registration is $650 (PLUS 5% GST), available December 3, 2019 – February 13, 2020.

Register for the conference through our online registration site, with options to pay by credit card or cheque (you will be invoiced). You’ll create a registration password, so you can change your details at any time up to February 13.

If you are a speaker or poster session presenter at the conference, you are asked to register early: no later than September 30, 2019.


What’s Included

Your conference registration includes:

  • Open and closing plenary sessions with inspiring keynote addresses
  • Your choice of over 60 panel and workshop sessions with many knowledgeable presenters, across multiple tracks*
  • Welcome Reception (with option to purchase guest tickets)
  • Two Networking Lunches
  • Opportunity to join a new Adapt Together Network
  • Coffee and Refreshments
  • Poster Sessions

* There is no advance registration for individual sessions. Given limits on seating in each room, the availability of your first choice of session may vary.

Registrants are responsible for all their own travel and accommodations. To take advantage of our host hotel discounts, visit our Hotel page.

We know the value of small group networking, so dinners are on your own. This is a good opportunity to connect with friends old and new or to go out and explore the city! We’ll be happy to provide recommendations.

If you’re looking for ways to enjoy Vancouver and environs, be sure to check out "Things to Do" (see Special Events).

Financial Assistance

Financial assistance is available for Indigenous delegates to attend the conference. There are also a limited number of bursaries to defray conference registration fees and a portion of travel costs for youth, non-profit organizations and low-income attendees.

For more on these programs and how to apply, see Bursaries. Please apply prior to registration; if you are granted a bursary, you will be advised on how to register for the conference.

Another way to participate at the conference is as a volunteer – and yes, we need you! See Volunteer! for more on this opportunity.


Our host hotel is wheelchair accessible. If you need assistance with any aspect of your conference attendance, please let us know, and we will do our best to accommodate.

Cancellations, Refunds and Substitutions

Refunds are available until January 27, 2020 and are subject to a cancellation administration fee of $100 per person. As of January 28, 2020, no refunds will be provided; however, substitutions of attendee can be made until February 13, 2020 (midnight PST).

All cancellations or substitution requests must be made in writing to our conference secretariat .

Substitution must be made at an equal or lesser registration category. No refunds will be issued for substitutions.

Don’t Miss Out

Adaptation Canada 2020 is unique – and we expect a full house. Be sure to secure your spot early. No better way than to take the Early Bird discount, now through December 2.