General IPDPS Info





IPDPS 2018 Hotel & Travel Information


39 Smithe Street
Vancouver V6B 0R3 Canada
Getting There

Parq Vancouver is a new international entertainment destination, located in downtown Vancouver, next to the BC Place Stadium, and  features a park of native trees six stories above street level and the only downtown casino. The JW Marriott, one of two luxury hotels, is the host of IPDPS 2018. The hotel offers full amenities, including a fitness center and spa, and dining at two in-house restaurants, 24-hour room service, and a broad choice of cuisines nearby, most within walking distance. The hotel meeting facilities offer state of the art technology and flexibility that will enhance the IPDPS conference experience.

JW Marriott Parq Vancouver
IPDPS 2018 Group Rate
*239 CAD per night (Single/Double)
(+ tax & fee @ ~ 21%)
*At current – Jan 2018 – exchange rate equivalent  to USD $194

This special guaranteed rate is available 4 days prior to and following the conference – from May 18th through May 28th, 2018. These rates cannot be guaranteed for reservations made after April 27, 2018. Reservations after this date will be accepted on a space available basis at the conference rate.

Click here to reserve your room today!


Running Tours of Vancouver for IPDPS Attendees
If you enjoy running and want to enjoy the sights that Vancouver has to offer, this tour is for you. City Running Tours is offering IPDPS participants a discounted guided running or walking tour of Vancouver on three days. Go to website here for details: Sunday, May 20 -  Tuesday, May 22 - Saturday, May 26th.

To make the most of your stay in Vancouver, visit these travel/tour sites.

  • Show Your Badge 
    IPDPS 2018 attendees are eligible to receive exclusive discounts at these participating member businesses. Please note many offers require you to book in person at Tourism Vancouver's Visitor Centre, which is about 20 minutes from hotel via public transit.
  • Tourism Vancouver’s Visitor Centre
    The Visitor Centre can offer discounted tickets to the various attractions and activities in Metro Vancouver! See contact information, events calendar, and menu of excursions and tours at this site.
  • Vancouver Attractions Group
    The Vancouver Attractions Group offers coupons for a group of top attractions in Vancouver. Go to this site to print coupons.
  • Sightseeing Companies

Search IPDPS


2018 Registration

March 20th Deadline for Advance Registration
Extended to March 27th


Registration Details

Follow IPDPS


Tweets by @IPDPS

IPDPS 2017 Report

31st IEEE International Parallel &
Distributed Processing Symposium 
May 29 – June 2, 2017
Buena Vista Palace Hotel
Orlando, Florida USA