February 21, 2018

Why Meet Us in Vancouver??

vancouver18 Reasons to attend the 2018 WCAP and the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting in Vancouver

Over 30 amazing scientific symposia
Cheap housing at a scientific conference in a major city: Our hotels in Vancouver are only $145 to $155 USD ($189 to $199 CDN) – when do you get to stay in a hotel right on the water for $150 USD.
• ePoster sessions
Stanley Park
3 days of programming focused on global issues in animal science
Salmon and other local Seafood
Least expensive registration fee of an animal science meeting of this size and scope in the world
Biking in and around the city
• Best Non-ruminant, ruminant, companion animal and physiology programs in the last 10 years of annual meetings
Easy access from US, Europe and the Pacific Rim
• Academic Quadrathalon
Honey bee hives on the top of the convention center
• ASAS and CSAS Awards programs
Visit the grey squirrels of Stanley Park (descendants of only 8 pairs of squirrels that were given as a gift to Vancouver by New York City in 1909)
• Networking events: some of them with links
The Vancouver Aquarium
• Amazing student science program: competitions, grad student mixer, AQ, under grad lunch and learn, graduate student symposium

We look forward to seeing you there!