COVID-19 Venue Protocols at MSC22

  • Masks are mandatory in all public areas of MSC venues, including the Fairmont Empress Hotel, Government House, and the Union Club of British Columbia.
  • All MSC attendee’s must show proof of two doses of an approved COVID-19 vaccine to attend any MSC event (Electronic copy please)
  • Once guests are inside any MSC22 meeting space, they are permitted to remove their mask while consuming food and beverage, while seated at a table, or while seated in the conference hall. If guests stand up and are not consuming food or beverage, they must put their mask on.
  • Day Sail Testing note: Proof of full vaccination and rapid testing on the day of the Day Sail may be required. Further details will be made available closer to the conference date.


During the conference, delegates can take advantage of an excellent conference rate at one of North America’s most prestigious hotels, The Fairmont Empress, where Maritime Security Challenges 2020 will be held.


We are pleased to announce that the next in-person MSC meeting will take place on: 22-24 March 2022 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. More information on registering for this meeting will be available in the future.


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