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Facility Information Summary
Name of Facility: Vancouver Convention & Exhibition Centre
Ownership: PavCo (BC Pavilion Corporation)
Address: Suite 200, 999 Canada Place
Vancouver, B.C., Canada
V6C 3C1
Phone: (604) 689 VCEC (8232)
Fax: (604) 647 7232
Key Staff  
General Manager: Barbara Maple
Director of Sales: Claire Smith
Director, Food and Beverage: Andrew Pollard
Vice President, Operations: Catherine Wong
Director, Finance and
Business Planning:
Stephen Lefroy
Director, Construction: Tim Atkinson
Space specifications  
Total function space: 150,000 square feet (14,000 square metres)
Total exhibition space: 91,200 square feet (8473 square metres) divisible into three sections
  Exhibit hall “A”: 22,684 square feet (2107.3 square metres)
Exhibit hall “B”: 38,684 square feet (3593.7 square metres)
Exhibit hall “C”: 29,837 square feet (2771.9 square metres)
Ceiling height: 25 - 47 feet (7.6 – 14.5 metres)
Booth capacity: 469 (10’ X 10’ / 3 x 3 metre) booths)
Floor: Concrete / carpet; load capacity 300 pounds
Loading: 4 loading docks, ramp, drive-in; dock door dimensions: 10’ wide X 14’ high
Total ballroom: 16,604 square feet (1543 square metres) divisible into three sections;
Ballroom “A”: 5613 square feet (521.4 square metres)
Ballroom “B”: 5800 square feet (538.8 square metres)
Ballroom “C”: 5191 square feet (482.2 square metres)
Meeting rooms: 20 rooms; capacities (theatre style): 25-600 pax
Additional function space: Convention Lobby: 11,018 square feet (1024 square metres)
West Concourse: 17,108 square feet (1589.3 square metrers)
Capacity of largest space: (Combined Exhibition halls, ABC):
8,000 theatre seating
4200 classroom seating
6080 banquet seating
In-house services
- official suppliers
Catering: Centerplate
Audio Visual: AVW-TELAV Audio Visual Solutions
Specialty Lighting & Rigging: Riggit Services Inc.
Security: Paladin Security Group
Housekeeping services: A&A Services Company
International Freight Forwarding & Related Services: Mendelssohn
Parking 800 on-site; 3000+ adjacent
Hotel accommodation 1,000 rooms immediately accessible
(2 X 500 rooms)
10,000 adjacent in the downtown core
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