Social Events


Sunday, June 10, 2018

Sponsored by Sodexo

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Main Concourse, Harbour Centre, Simon Fraser University

Start your conference experience off with an evening surrounded by your colleagues and friends from across the country. Hosted in the heart of downtown Vancouver at Simon Fraser University’s Harbour, this campus is described as the “intellectual heart of the city,” by the Vancouver Sun. The evening promises to be filled with great conversation and great food.

After the reception, delegates are encouraged to go out to dinner at one of Vancouver’s many renowned restaurants. View a list of suggestions on the CAUBO 2018 App. 

President’s Dinner Reception
and Dance

Monday, June 11, 2018

Sponsored by Fisher Scientific
6:00 PM – Midnight

Reception: 6:00 PM – 6:50 PM – H2 Rotisserie & Bar, Pool-Garden
Dinner & Dance: 6:50 PM – Midnight – Salon DEF

CAUBO’s 75th anniversary celebration will be in full swing at the President’s Dinner. Begin your evening with a cocktail hour among friends and colleagues. Then, sit down to an elegant three-course meal and wrap up the evening on the dance floor! Current CAUBO President Éric Tufts will offer his reflections on the past year and welcome incoming President Isabelle Boucher.

After dinner, a DJ will provide great music for you to work out the kinks from sitting all day by getting out on the dance floor with friends new and old! 

Help us capture the milestone year by grabbing a prop and some friends in our photobooth, open from 6:30PM – 9:30 PM!


Tuesday, June 12, 2018

6:30 PM  – 9:30 PM
The Vancouver Aquarium

Dolphin Show: 7:30PM

CAUBO 2018 takes over the Vancouver Aquarium!

Take advantage of having exclusive acess to most of the Vancouver Aquarium to roam, nibble at different food stations, and let your inner child loose. Wrap up another great year in an unforgettable setting: the Vancouver Aquarium. Home to over 50,000 amazing aquatic creatures, this sanctuary in the heart of Stanley Park provides a beautiful backdrop as you stroll from one food station to the next! Venture through 21,000+ ft2 including 10 indoor & outdoor galleries for delegates to explore. Discover a world of fascinating creatures in this breathtaking location!