Welcome to Vancouver

Surrounded by water on three sides and nestled alongside the Coast Mountain Range, Vancouver is the largest city in the province of British Columbia with over half a million residents and one of the mildest climates in Canada. Home to spectacular natural scenery and a bustling metropolitan core, Vancouver was Host City to the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in 2010.

Climate

Vancouver has a moderate oceanic climate with changing weather conditions during the day. In June, the average temperature is 15° C / 59° F and the weather conditions are permanently changing.

Currency

The official currency is the Canadian Dollar CAD. Exchange of foreign currency is available at Vancouver airport and at most hotels, banks and exchange offices throughout the city.

Vancouver Convention Centre

WFSBP has selected the Vancouver Convention Centre for the upcoming WFSBP Congress 2019. It is a great place for scientific exchange, communication and socialising with colleagues.

Attend the 14th World Congress of the World Federation of Biological Psychiatry
... and see for yourself what else Vancouver has to offer....