CITF Scientific Meeting

March 8th - 10th, 2023

About the CITF Scientific Meeting

The CITF Scientific Meeting includes two days of plenaries and thematic break-out sessions to discuss results and lessons learned arising from the COVID-19 Immunity Task Force (CITF) and its supported work over the past three years. Government representatives and public health officials will be joined by CITF-supported investigators and CITF Secretariat members for these sessions.

On the morning of Friday, March 10th, a smaller group will participate in a more focused session (by invitation only) to synthesize lessons learned throughout the mandate of the CITF.

In-person registration is now closed. 
You can still register to attend online. 


Meeting sponsored by the Public Health Agency of Canada
Receptions sponsored by McGill University

Meeting Agenda

The agenda is subject to change. Click on a session to learn more about the presentations and speakers. All times are shown PT. 

March 7th
The registration desk opens at 3:00 pm. 
The Welcome Reception takes place from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm in the Pavillion Foyer.

Travel Information

The Venue

The CITF Scientific Meeting will be hosted at the Sheraton Wall Centre, located in the heart of the of Vancouver’s bustling downtown district. Because of its central location, this is the perfect opportunity to experience the captivating charm and vibrant energy of Downtown Vancouver during your free time at the conference.  

Finding your Way

If you’re arriving by air, you’ll most likely be flying into Vancouver International Airport (YVR). Located just 30 minutes from the venue. 

TransLink is Metro Vancouver’s regional transport authority. Its public transit system is made up of buses, the SkyTrain, and the SeaBus. 

CITF Scientific Meeting Secretariat
c/o Venue West Conference Services
#440-1231 Pacific Boulevard
Vancouver, BC V6Z 0E2 Canada

Phone: +1 (604) 681-5226
Email: citf-scientific-meeting[at]