Research workshops will be held in a variety of areas in mathematics, computer science, statistics and theoretical physics from mid-May through mid-August.
For answers to some of the most common inquiries, the links below may be of some use, though they apply primarily to the site at the Banff Centre.
Please note that while BIRS provides logistical support for the activities at UBCO, BIRS is not responsible for any aspect of its local operations. Participants assume responsibility for their own travel and well-being as is customary for conferences of this nature.
There are also options for those who prefer off-campus accommodations
Close to the UBC Okanagan Campus
Downtown Kelowna has many fine hotels, including
UBC’s Okanagan campus is on Hwy 97, 20 minutes north of downtown Kelowna and across from the Kelowna International Airport.
NOTE: Fall 2021 BIRS attendees will be transported to/from the airport to the local hotel free of charge via the hotel shuttle.
Please consult www.bctransit.com for the most updated information re: COVID-19 and travel.