The University of British Columbia | Vancouver Campus

Address: 6445 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z2 Canada


The University of British Columbia (UBC) is a global centre for teaching, learning and research, consistently ranked among the top 20 public universities in the world and recently recognized as North America’s most international university.

The University of British Columbia’s Vancouver campus is located at the western tip of the Point Grey Peninsula in the city of Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada.

More than 400 hectares in size, the stunning campus is surrounded by forest on three sides and ocean on the fourth. The campus has been located on this site for most of its 100-year history.

UBC Tranportation Guidline

1. How to get to the University of British Columbia | Vancouver Campus?

Bus Route – 99 UBC B-Line: They need to get off at UBC Exchange.  Refer to this link for bus information, https://tripplanning.translink.ca/hiwire.  Enter YVR under “Departing From” and UBC Exchange under “Going To”.

Taxi Fare – Please see attached Zone Fare sheet from YVR (Vancouver International Airport).  To UBC, it is $36 CAD, but we would indicate that rates are subject to change. Please click the map for detailes, YVR Zone Fare Map.pdf

2. How to get to the conference room-Ballroom?

Address – For the Ponderosa Ballroom (conference room), you will want to use the address for Ponderosa Commons, 6445 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z2. Here is a link to the UBC Map which you may find helpful (Ponderosa is indicated with a red arrow), http://maps.ubc.ca/PROD/index_detail.php?show=y,n,n,n,n,y&bldg2Search=&locat1=905 . Here is a link for google maps to the building the ballroom is located: https://www.google.ca/maps/place/6445+University+Blvd,+Vancouver,+BC+V6T+1Z2/@49.2640023,-123.2580985,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x548672b5a15c3613:0x9febbb0a385e8f93!8m2!3d49.2639988!4d-123.2559044 

3. Where is the registration place?

Registration: Ponderosa Studios (Ponderosa Commons Foyer) on Aug. 23 (registration day). The Ponderosa Studios are in an adjoining building and the address is 2075 West Mall. Here is a link for google maps to the building where the Foyer is located: https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Ponderosa+Commons+Front+Desk/@49.2638454,-123.2575734,17z/data=!4m13!1m7!3m6!1s0x548672b5a0c17713:0x14aa2119f7dddd34!2s2075+West+Mall,+Vancouver,+BC+V6T+1Z4!3b1!8m2!3d49.2638419!4d-123.2553794!3m4!1s0x548672b5bd05e5e7:0x912c6e0c1c99617b!8m2!3d49.2643158!4d-123.256214

4. Ponderosa Ballroom & Ponderosa Studios (Ponderosa Commons Foyer) location.

With regards to the location of the Ponderosa Commons Foyer and the Ponderosa Ballroom, it is located just across the courtyard. The Foyer is located in Cedar House and the ballroom is in Oak House on the lower level. We have attached an information sheet for Ponderosa. On page 2, you will see the Front Desk shown with a red arrow. This is where the Foyer is. The ballroom is located just across the courtyard (where you see Harvest). This is where the entrance to the building is located and the ballroom is on the lower level. You can also see the Cedar House & Oak House on this link, http://maps.ubc.ca/PROD/index_detail.phpshow=y,n,n,n,n,y&bldg2Search=&locat1=905. Please click the map for detailes Ponderosa Commons info.pdf

Conference Room



SInce the system of convetion ceter in UBC only allows us to have one conference name in the booking system, so we left our conference organization name, IASED only.  Besides, our conference information is in the system that can be accessed by our conferences team only but not all of UBC, if you want to confirm our confrerence information with UBC local team, please email us for the contact information of UBC conference team.