LEW Program



List of Vancouver reference materials to get you in the spirit! Video, Books, Blogs, Websites, etc.
Pre or Post LEW Tour Opportunities
Onsite Program Guide

Thursday, September 14 , 2017

8:30am – 5:00pm

LAI and LEF Business Meetings

LEW Begins

6:00 pm – 7:30pm

Presidents Reception at the Four Seasons Hotel

Rick Cook: Welcome

Sheryl Rivers 1st Nations   Welcome

Mayor Greg Moore: Chair Metro Vancouver  “Governance & Growth”

Dinner: On Own


8:30am – 8:30am Breakfast at the Fours Season Hotel
9:00am Bus Leaves  
9:30am - 11:00am
11:00am - Load Buses

Transit Oriented Development & Repurposing Suburban Malls

Brentwood & Lougheed

North Road Transit Oriented Development
12:00pm - 2:00pm
2:00pm - Load Buses

Development As An Endowment

UniverCity Tour
Lunch at Diamond Centre

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Buses to Production Way
SkyTrain to Columbia Station, transfer to Surrey Central

Regional Town Center Development: Surrey City Centre

4:15pm - 5:00pm
SkyTrain Surrey Central to Granville Station/Four Seasons Hotel
Return to hotel via SkyTrain
6:30pm Walk to Dinner
7:00pm Dinner
Dinner and entertainment at Kiren Chinese Restaurant
1172 Alberni Street




8:30am - 10:00am
10:30am - Load Buses

Vancouver's Story

Breakfast at the Fours Season Hotel
LEW Talks:  Introduction to Vancouverism
Current Initiatives
Emerging Initiatives

11:00am - 2:00pm

Board Pacific Yacht at Granville Island
Granville Island, False Creek, Stanley Park, Port, Coal Harbour

Lunch on board.

Reinventing the Inner City: Viewing Vancouverism
Welcome Mayor Mussatto

Disembark at St. Roch Dock North Vancouver

2:30pm - 3:30pm SeaBus to Waterfront - Skytrain Waterfront to Hotel

6:30pm - Load Buses
7:00pm - Reception and Dinner

Reception and Closing Dinner at Vancouver Aquarium  

Dress Codes

President's Reception Dinner: Business Casual Attire
Tours Casual with Comfortable Shoes
Closing Dinner: Business Attire

Registration Fees

$495 USD/Person : Full LEW Registration - All Events Thursday Night, Friday, and Saturday
$250 USD/Person: Friday Only
$250 USD/Person: Saturday Only
$50 USD/Person: Thursday Welcome Reception Only
$150 USD/Person: Saturday Dinner Only