Summer Institute for Union Women 2019

The Western Regional Summer Institute for Union Women, "Equity. Justice. Reconcili-action: Building worker power through Intersectional feminism and activism," will take place July 2-6, 2019, at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Vancouver, British Columbia.


The 2019 SIUW will be held in the Orchard Commons at UBC. UBC is only 20 minutes by car to downtown or the airport. The Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is Canada's second busiest airport. The city centre is easily accessible by public transit with many bus routes offering frequent service.


Registration cost is $750 which includes registration, accommodation and meals. Participants may also choose a no accommodation option, with a meal plan, for $500. Travel and other expenses are the responsibility of the participant. To register, click here.


For accommodation information, click here.


Limited on-site parking is available for registered participants staying at the UBC accommodations for SIUW 2019. Parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis, and is subject to a daily fee.