The ISSC 2022 includes the following social events:


Welcome Reception

  • Sunday, September 11, 17:30 – 19:30
  • Location: Vistas 360 (19th floor) of the Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront

Join Congress Chairs Christina Wang and Neil Pegg for the ISSC2022 Welcome Reception at Vistas 360, the top floor of the Pinnacle Hotel. Enjoy a 360 degree views of the city while mingling with other Congress participants. Hors d’oeuvres and drinks will be served.

Note: Pick up your name badge before the Welcome Reception! The registration opens on Sunday, September 11th from 13:00 to 17:30 in the Harbourfront level foyer, Pinnacle Hotel.


Vancouver Harbour Boat Cruise

  • Monday, September 12, 17:30 – 22:00
  • Location: MV Britannia Cruise

Meet in the Ballroom foyer of the Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront at 17:30 for a short walk along the seawall to the MV Britannia. The evening cruise will take you throughout Vancouver Harbour to experience the city of Vancouver from a different perspective. Dinner and drinks will be served during the cruise.

Address: 501 Denman St, Vancouver, BC.
From the hotel, you go towards the Stanley Park. The boarding dock will be the last one before entering the park. Look for the Harbour Cruises Ltd.


Congress Banquet

  •  Wednesday, September 14, 19:00 – 22:00
  • Location:  Ballroom I & II at the Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront

All ISSC 2022 Congress participants are invited to attend the Congress banquet, which will include Award nominations and the symbolic Handover Ceremony.