Participant Information 2020


The 2020 Passive House Canada Conference will be held at:

Victoria Conference Centre
720 Douglas Street Victoria BC V8W 3M7.

Click here for directions & map of location.

Key Dates

Call for Speaker Proposals March 2020 April 27, 2020
Registration Opens May 2020
Guestroom Reservation at Reduced Rate Now October 1, 2020
PHC Conference November 18, 2020 November 20, 2020

Accommodation & Host Hotel

Passive House Canada has selected the Fairmont Empress as the host hotel, which is connected to the conference venue. We have secured a small room block with the rate of $189 per night plus taxes. Reserve now to avoid missing out on this fantastic rate!

CLICK HERE to make a hotel reservation.

The deadline to reserve a guestroom at the discounted price is October 1st, 2020.


Bike to Conference!

Cycling to conference will reduce your carbon footprint and we want to reward you for it! For those who choose to bike to conference, ensure you indicate it in your registration participant questionnaire and you will be entered to win some great prizes!

Mainland Participants: Use the BC Ferries Connector to get to Victoria!

Did you know the BC Ferries Connector will get you from Vancouver to downtown Victoria? Leave the car at home and enjoy the views on your way to the island. To book your trip, click here.

Photography and Video Notice

When you enter a Passive House Canada (PHC) event or program, you enter an area where photography, audio, and video recording may occur. By entering the event premises, you consent to you and your likeness being photographed, audio recorded, video recorded and its/their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, web casts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, inclusion on websites, social media, or any other purpose by Passive House Canada and its affiliates and representatives.

Images, photos and/or videos may be used to promote similar PHC events in the future, highlight the event and exhibit the capabilities of PHC. You release PHC, its officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication and use of interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or or sound recordings.

By entering the event premises, you waive all rights you may have to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any use, exhibition, streaming, web casting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such use, exhibiting, broadcasting, web casting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken by PHC or the person or entity designated to do so by PHC. You have been fully informed of your consent, waiver of liability, and release before entering the event.