Why host your next meeting or conference in Burnaby?
Convenience is Key: All roads may lead to Rome, but Burnaby is just as central. Getting your guests here is easy with renowned international airport YVR just 20 minutes away. Once here, moving around the Lower Mainland is a piece of cake, whether they prefer driving, biking, walking or enjoying the convenience of rapid transit.
Burnaby Means Business: With an established reputation for business, Burnaby has attracted staggering business activity. Home to sprouting tech startups and distinguished corporations like EA, Telus and Best Buy, it’s the ideal environment for networking and doing business.
Something for Everyone: Experiencing one of Canada’s most multicultural communities comes with benefits. With endless ethnic food choices and regular cultural events all across the city, your guests are likely to find a piece of home or experience something new wherever they’re visiting from.
A Place for Doers: Burnaby is for do-ers. Surrounded by breathtaking ocean, mountains and lakes it’s the perfect destination for enjoying pre and post activities of all kinds, from golfing, to hiking or simply taking it all in.
We're Here to Help: Meet Burnaby provides support to groups, associations, corporations and organizations in the areas of accommodation and facility search, site inspections, presenting Burnaby, meeting and event services, and financial support and incentives. Please review the Meet Burnaby hosting grant guidelines and application form for more information about the funding opportunities available with Tourism Burnaby. There is also the Festivals Burnaby grant program available that event planners should be aware of (http://www.burnaby.ca/Things-To-Do/Be-Involved/Grants/Festivals-Burnaby.html).