Special Events

Conference Networking

Welcome Reception

Adaptation Canada 2020 is hosting a Welcome Reception on the February 19 at the end of our busy first day. Here’s a chance to kick back and enjoy the conversations you’ve been waiting for – with drinks and nibblies in hand. Guest tickets are available for purchase – just check this option when you register for the conference.

Networking Lunches & Poster Sessions

Two informal networking lunches are planned, for February 19 and 20. It's a perfect time to share news with colleagues, review the morning's highlights, and delve into the poster presentations.

Special Tours (TBA)

Interested in sustainability highlights in Vancouver? We’re looking at partnering with others in the community to bring you a tailored side tour. Watch for details.

Things to Do in Vancouver

Vancouver has so much to offer, even if you’re only here for a few days. Here are some ideas to get you started.


Dinners are on your own – so get out and enjoy Vancouver’s diverse culinary scene and nightlife. We'll share ideas for finding your ideal spot.

Tourism Vancouver

Tourism Vancouver is profiling events and attractions on a special page for you. Show your conference badge to a participating partner to land a discount. (*Attractions and pricing shown are in effect until December 31, 2019. Please check back for 2020 updates.)

Tourism Vancouver


Want the details handled? Consider a tour! Westcoast Sightseeing is offering a 20% discount to Adaptation Canada 2020 attendees on these tours:

  • Hop-On, Hop-Off Sightseeing of Vancouver (Daily, year round)
  • Whistler + Shannon Falls Tour (4 times a week) Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Victoria + Butchart Gardens Tour (3 times a week) Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Vancouver City + Capilano Suspension Bridge Canyon Tour (Daily, year round).

Learn more!

Westcoast Sightseeing.