Connect. Learn. Transform.

Building Lasting Change is Canada’s largest green building conference and is known
for activating connections, delivering world class learning opportunities and cultivating inspiration and innovation.

Building actionable solutions to climate change is the focus of Building Lasting Change 2017, with the goal of engaging the members and stakeholders of the Canadian building industry in the fight to reduce GHG emissions.

Getting Here


Our host hotel is the beautiful Pan Pacific luxury Vancouver hotel. Conveniently connected to the Vancouver Convention Centre, it is situated on the downtown waterfront with some of the city’s top business venues and tourist attractions including Flyover Canada, Gastown and Cruise Ship Terminal as well as popular shopping and entertainment districts just minutes away.

Our room block at the Pan Pacific Hotel is sold out! However, limited rooms are still available for the conference nights of May 28, 29th, 30th, and 31st at the conference rate. Regular hotel rates will apply on other nights

  • Deluxe Harbour Room: $289

Reserve your room now via Passkey:

Please note: The CaGBC does not solicit “special offer” lodging reservations via telephone, fax or email and we do not contract lodging through any housing bureau. Beware of non-official housing vendors. All reservations should be made directly with the hotel of your choice.

If you are travelling by air:

Air Canada

10% off regular priced economy class
To book a flight with our promotion code, please visit and enter this promotion code RPZCKQH1 in the search panel.

  • The booking is to be made to the following city: Vancouver, YVR (BC).
  • Travel from May 22, 2017 to June 9, 2017.
  • No discount will apply to Tango bookings for travel within Canada or between Canada and the U.S. 


10% off base fare
To book a flight with our promotion code, please visit and enter this coupon code OFBIGG5. You will also need this promo code YVR01 if you are booking with a Travel Agent.

  • For travel between Vancouver and anywhere WestJet flies in North America.
  • Travel from May 23, 2017 to June 8, 2017.
  • Blackout dates are May 22, 23, 2017.


We have been notified that a third party fraudulently claiming to be affiliated with the Vancouver Convention Centre and some of their events is contacting exhibitors and attendees, requesting personal and credit card information for exhibitor services and hotel accommodations. This is a scam that has not been authorized by the Vancouver Convention Centre or the CaGBC. Please be advised that the CaGBC has not authorized any third party to make unsolicited contacts for the sale of hotel rooms, exhibitor services or any other service.

Join us in Vancouver for Canada's largest green building event where you can connect with and learn from industry leaders and innovators.

Building Lasting Change delivers world-class green building education, insight and valuable networking opportunities. Together, with our conference and showcase partner, REALPAC, we look forward to delivering an influential and informative series of events that will move our green building industry forward.


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