About Vancouver

Welcome to ICAM 2024: Where Innovation Meets Vancouver!

Get ready to embark on an unforgettable journey at ICAM in 2024. This year, we’re thrilled to host ICAM in the vibrant and picturesque city of Vancouver.

Nestled between the stunning Pacific coastline and the majestic North Shore mountains, Vancouver is the perfect backdrop for a gathering that celebrates the cutting edge of academic medicine. As we delve into innovative breakthroughs, share insights, and collaborate on shaping the future of healthcare education, you’ll also have the chance to explore this dynamic city. For more information on what you can do in Vancouver, visit the Vancouver Tourism Website.

With a reputation for both academic excellence and natural beauty, Vancouver offers a unique blend of opportunities. From the bustling heart of the city, rich with culture and history, to the breathtaking landscapes that surround it, there’s something here for everyone.

Venues: The Stage for Academic Excellence and Accessibility

At ICAM, we are devoted to making academic medicine accessible to all, and that includes our choice of venues. Accessibility and convenience are essential components of the ICAM experience.

Hyatt Regency Vancouver: Accessible Excellence

  • Address: 655 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC, V6C 2R7
  • ICAM Program Host: The Hyatt Regency Vancouver is not just a hub for academic medicine excellence; it’s one of the two locations where the ICAM program will be hosted. The facilities are designed to ensure that all delegates can fully engage with the Congress, regardless of mobility requirements. Elevators, ramps, and spacious rooms make it a welcoming space for all participants.

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver: Timeless Elegance

  • Address: 900 W Georgia St, Vancouver, BC, V6C 2W6
  • ICAM Program Host: The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver exudes timeless elegance and is the second location where the ICAM program will be hosted. Our partnership with this iconic venue comes with a promise of accessibility. Delegates with mobility needs will find the venue fully equipped with accessible entrances, elevators, and accommodating spaces.

Accommodations: Comfort and Accessibility

We understand that comfort and accessibility go hand in hand when it comes to accommodations. To make your ICAM stay as convenient as possible, both the Hyatt Regency and Fairmont Hotel Vancouver offer accessible rooms and facilities to ensure your comfort.


Travelling to Vancouver: Getting to Your Hotel and Venues

For those travelling to Vancouver, we want to ensure a seamless journey to your hotel from the airport or train station. Here are the directions:

From Vancouver International Airport (YVR) 

  • Address: Vancouver International Airport, 3211 Grant McConachie Way, Richmond, BC, V7B 0A4
  • SkyTrain: Take the Canada Line SkyTrain to Vancouver City Centre Station, from there it’s a short taxi ride (approximately 10-15 minutes) to both the Hyatt Regency and Fairmont Hotel Vancouver.
  • By Taxi/Uber: Taxis and Uber services are readily available at the airport. The journey to both the Hyatt Regency and Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is approximately 30-40 minutes, depending on traffic.

From Pacific Central Station (VIA Rail and Amtrak)

  • Address: Pacific Central Station, 1150 Station St, Vancouver, BC, V6A 4C7
  • By Taxi/Uber: Taxis and Uber services are available at the station. The hotels are a quick ride away, with travel times of approximately 10-15 minutes.

Special ICAM Rates

As part of our commitment to inclusivity, we offer special ICAM rates to delegates. It’s not just about the convenience of our venues and accommodations; it’s about ensuring that everyone can enjoy ICAM to the fullest.

At ICAM, we want every delegate to feel welcome, valued, and fully engaged in the academic medicine experience. Join us at the Hyatt Regency and the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, where accessibility and excellence coexist.

Book Your Stay Today and Secure Your Room at ICAM 2024.

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