Talk:Wikimania 2006/Canadian bid

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Hi there, if this ever becomes an official bid please use the "form" provided at: Wikimania 2006/Official requirements for potential host cities. Best. notafish }<';> 11:57, 5 September 2005 (UTC)[]


  • Venue: University of British Columbia
    • Main theatre-style (size): 3,000 people (main theatre)
    • Other theatre-style: List in
    • Breakout rooms: 20-100 people
  • Technical facilities
    • On-site (AV, etc): available
      • Wifi Networked? additional costs?: The whole campus is wi-fi networked. It's free. info, map
  • Brief description (why?):
  • Transport:
    • Distance from international airport: YVR, less than 20 minutes.
    • Distance from mainline station(s): Located in campus, less than 5 minutes.
  • Accommodation
    • On-site/off-site/overflow/multiple price ranges:
    • Networked? additional costs?: Like the above, mostly networked. Also free. map
    • Costs
      • Day rate:
      • Estimated, actual and forward guarantees:
  • Pros: Excellent facilites, easy access to North Americans, etc.
  • Cons:
  • Comments:
  • Major hurdles:
  • Contact:

If anybody is willing to check it out, I really like the looks of vanconex --AppleBoy 17:27, September 10, 2005 (UTC)