- Type: Business & Technology
- Venue Description:
Situated between downtown proper and the Pacific Ocean, this modern structure welcomes conventioneers to the city and shows off the best in environmentally friendly architecture. Designed by noted architect, Arthur Erickson, its sleek lines mimic the backdrop of the ocean and have added distinction to downtown's architectural ambiance. Hundreds of events, conventions and trade shows are featured here each year since it opened its doors in 1990.