IEEE/RSJ International Conference on
Intelligent Robots and Systems
Vancouver, BC, Canada
September 24–28, 2017


General Area Information

    • International Calling code for Canada 001
    • Local Currency Canadian Dollar
    • Language English
    • Weather in September Average of 60 ° in the day, 50° during the evenings
    • Timezone Pacific

Make the most of your visit to Vancouver with the following Tourism opportunities!


Landsea Tours & Adventures


Landsea Tours & Adventures provides half-day and full-day sightseeing excursions around Vancouver, Victoria, Whistler, the Sea to Sky corridor and Vancouver’s North Shore. Our highly trained driver/guides host fun and informative tours conducted on our preferred mini-coaches. With hotel pick-up and drop-off, and a la carte adventure options, each tour is unique and allows for a more personalized experience. Fully narrated and inclusive of multiple stops with free time to capture the stunning scenery, you’re sure to not miss a thing. 





West Coast Sightseeing


What does your perfect Vancouver day look like? With our Hop-On, Hop-Off tour route, you get to decide. Cruise and choose from over 20 stops at world-class attractions. Enjoy a birds-eye view of Vancouver at your own pace, complete with one-of-a-kind commentary.






Vancouver Brewery Tours

Vancouver Brewery Tous

Vancouver Brewery Tours launched BC’s first brewery tour company in June 2013, and since then, we’ve had thousands of beer lovers from all across the globe hop on tour with us. On our fun and informative brewery tours, you’ll sample your way through Vancouver’s best craft breweries, meet fellow beer lovers, chat with the brewery staff, and maybe even learn a thing or two! If you haven’t been on a brewery tour, Vancouver is the place to start!






Sea Vancouver Tours

sea vancouver

Launching from the Westin Bayshore Hotel, our fleet of open-air, purpose built, zodiac-style vessels are Vancouver’s fastest and safest way to view the city from the sea.

Waterfront Sightseeing Adventures begin cruising along the Vancouver Inner Harbour, then soaring up to 55 Km/h as we cross the Burrard Inlet. Along the way our experienced, qualified and passionate skippers will provide a fascinating array of information, highlighting the sights of Vancouver’s Coal Harbour, Northshore, English Bay, False Creek and Stanley Park.





Exclusive Discounts for IROS Conference Attendees

Show Your Badge for Exclusive Discounts! Convention delegates 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.