Conference Reception
Conference Dinner
Conference Tours
Booking Information for Activities and Extras


Conference Reception

Common Ground Publishing and the Sustainability Conference will be hosting a Reception and Early Registration Check-in on 9 January at the Four Season's from 17:00 - 18:30. The Four Season's is located at 791 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, B.C., Canada V6C2T4. Please join your colleagues for drinks, light hors d'oeuvres, and a chance to connect and converse.


Conference Dinner

The Refinery - 11 January 2012, 19:00 (7:00pm) - $85.00

The Conference Dinner is sold-out at this time. If you are interested in being put on the waiting list in case there is a cancellation please contact support@onsustainability.com.

Dine with conference colleagues, staff, and plenaries at one of Vancouver's most sustainable and eco-conscious restaurants, The Refinery. This fully "green" restaurant was designed first and foremost with the environment in mind, using only sustainable building materials and supplies, LED lighting and energy efficient equipment. Aside from their cutting edge approach to construction, The Refinery has emerged as a new world eatery with an old world feel. Inspired by timeless classics the menu includes colorful and delicious selections from homemade ingredients using local and sustainable products. The Refinery is an environmentally-conscious member of the Ocean Wise Sustainable Seafood Program and Green Table. Dinner will feature a three course meal, beer and wine, soda, juice and coffee, with all gratuities included.


Conference Tour

Vancouver Aquarium Tour: Connecting with Conservation - 9 January 2012 - 10:00 - $65.00

Join other delegates at the Vancouver Aquarium for an exclusive behind the scenes tour: Connecting with Conservation. There is so much more to the Vancouver Aquarium than what you see in the galleries. Gain a glimpse of the behind-the-scenes workings of the Aquarium and see what it takes to care for 70,000 amazing animals. Learn about the Aquarium’s research and conservation efforts. Some other highlights include walking through Tropical Hallway, BC Treasures Hallway and Jelly Hallway. Delegates will go on a private one hour behind the scenes tour that spotlights conservation and than have as much time as they would like to explore the aquarium.

Reserve your spot now as space is limited!


Booking Information for Activities and Extras

Hybrid Open Access Option (Further Information)
$US250.00