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The Global Summit Official Hotels

The CGF has negotiated a limited number of rooms at the Pan Pacific Hotel, Pacific Rim and the Fairmont Waterfront at preferential rates for our Summit delegates until 9th May 2019, or until the contingency is sold out, whichever comes first. This will be on a first come, first served basis. You can book your room online via the hotel booking section of the Summit website. For group bookings, please contact us.

Book your room online through The Consumer Goods Forum by clicking on your chosen accommodation below (for group bookings, please contact our secretariat) :

The Vancouver Convention Centre



Vancouver Convention Centre West
999 Canada Pl
Vancouver, BC
V6C 3E1

Located on Vancouver’s waterfront with a dramatic mountain backdrop, the award-winning Vancouver Convention Centre offers one of the most beautiful settings in the world and convenient access to all the major visitor amenities in the downtown core.


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Event Specifics

Access and Transportation

Located on Vancouver’s waterfront with a dramatic mountain backdrop, the Vancouver Convention Centre offers a beautiful setting and convenient access. Travelling downtown to the Vancouver Convention Centre is as easy as taking a taxi, limo or the Canada Line rapid transit system, and takes less than 30 minutes. For more information, please visit Vancouver’s Tourism Office website.


Get to Know Us

If you want to learn more about our activities and forthcoming events, please come and see us at the event and ask questions. We’ll have numerous resources onsite, so feel free to take what you need. Take this opportunity to discover the different services the CGF offers its members. The representatives of each of our pillars will be there: Health & Wellness, Social and Environmental Sustainability, Global Food Safety Initiative and End-to-End Value Chain. You will also find more information on the Global Summit and our other upcoming events.



Log in to the CGF Events App

The CGF Events app is our exclusive tool for you to network amongst delegates and access conference information before and during the conference. Access to the event will be available 6 weeks before the conference starts.



Delegates are invited to check visa requirements for their country of citizenship before travel. If you require an invitation letter for a visa, please contact us at



(*Spouses, wives, husbands, life partners)

We are delighted to welcome the life partners of registered Summit delegates to all business sessions and all social events throughout the Global Summit. In addition, your registration gives you exclusive access to a unique programme allowing registered partners to discover the city. To take advantage of this, partners should register for the Partners Programme kindly sponsored by Danone.



Delegates & partners are requested to wear their badges at any time in the Summit premises of the Convention Centre and at all official Summit events.


Welcome Desk

The Consumer Goods Forum team will welcome you to the Global Summit as of Tuesday 11th June in the afternoon. Participants are invited to register and to collect the conference documentation from the Welcome Desk upon arrival. The Delegates’ Welcome Desk at the Vancouver Convention Centre West will be opened:
• Monday 10th June as of 16.00 (only for the Store Tour Programme participants)
• Tuesday 11th June from 16.00 to 19.30
• Wednesday 12th June from 7.00 to 18.00
• Thursday 13th June from 7.00 to 17.30
• Friday 14th June from 7.00 to 17.00


Working Languages

Simultaneous interpretation will be provided into Japanese,Chinese and Korean.

Dress Code

We recommend business-wear throughout the Global Summit. Black Tie is required for the Gala Dinner Reception on Thursday 13th June 2019.  Please refer to the L’Oréal information desk at the Convention Centre for your table card and additional information.


Transfer Schedule

Coaches will leave from the designated hotel exit, unless specific instructions are given on your invitation.


Meeting Rooms

Need a meeting room? Read our Meeting Room Request Package.


Executive Summary

An Executive Summary of the business sessions will be sent by email to delegates after the Summit and will also be made available online.


Speakers’ Presentations

Authorized speakers’ presentations will be available online. You will get access to the credentials once you have completed the general evaluation questionnaire which will be sent to you on Friday 14th June.  



As last year, we will ask you to rate the speakers after each session online. After the event we will ask you for two minutes of your time to fill in an on-line questionnaire so we can better serve your needs in the future.


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