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A joint announcement by Canada’s Prime Minister Jean Chretien and British Columbia Premier Gordon Campbell has kicked of the development program for a $500 million expansion of the Vancouver Convention & Exhibition Centre (see press release under News). The announcement follows on an exhaustive planning and feasibility phase that demonstrated a very strong business potential for an expanded centre, and a need for such a facility to support the Vancouver – Whistler bid for the 2010 Winter Olympics.

This special section of vanconex.com will cover all aspects of the expansion as it develops – from site information to design concepts and new space specifications. Here are the sections available now:

 

 
  News – All the recent announcements about expansion and the development program now underway to carry it out  
       
  go to FAQ FAQ – Answers to the most frequently asked questions about expansion and its benefits  
       
  go to Design & Specs Design & Specs – Proposed design and specifications for the expansion and the combined facility  
       
  go to Business Case Business Case – Background studies and economic rationale for the expanded VCEC  
       
  go to Expansion Gallery Expansion Gallery – Site photos, architectural model and design renderings as they develop  
 
  Special Edition Sails Report - Download our special Expansion edition Sails Report  
       
 

Expand Your Horizons! – Click here to view our lastest expansion update video!

 
       
  to link directly to the Vancouver Convention Centre Expansion Project web cam!  
  Click here to link directly to the Vancouver Convention Centre Expansion Project website  
 

Have a look – and stay tuned for updates and new developments as they occur!

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