Visitor Information

General Information

Find out useful information for travelling to Canada including: time zones, cell phones, electricity, banking and climate.

Entering Canada

Most delegates will not require a visa. For those who do, a special WCD Visa Secretariat will help facilitate and expedite your visa application progress.

Airline Information

All the details you need to know to travel to Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and other airports close to Vancouver, Canada.

Ground Transportation

Information about arriving to Vancouver, Canada, by ground transportation and border crossing tips between the USA and Canada.

Hotel Information

Housing will be available July 2013 via a secure on-line registration system. Check back soon for updates.

Tourism Information

Learn more about Vancouver, the surrounding region and other places in British Columbia and Canada

Pre- and Post- Tours

Our Event Managers have put together great options for pre- and post- tours. More details about the tours are coming soon!

Vancouver Convention Centre

Facts and information about the Vancouver Convention Centre. The sight of the 23RD World Congress of Dermatology.


Maps of downtown Vancouver and the surrounding neighbourhoods.


Frequently Asked Questions