Conference Venue

25th International Conference on Paste, Thickened and Filtered Tailings
29 April – 3 May 2023 | Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, Alberta, Canada

PASTE 2023 Conference Venue

The block of rooms that were being held for the Paste 2023 conference have expired.  If you are in need of accommodations please contact the hotel directly to see if they can assist you with booking at the conference rate.    +1 403-762-6851

An alternative is that you book a hotel in downtown Banff.  It is a short 15-20 minute walk to the Banff Springs Hotel.  There is also a bus that runs from downtown to the hotel.


Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel

405 Spray Avenue

Banff, Alberta, Canada T1L 1J4

The host hotel for PASTE 2023 is the famous “Castle in the Rockies”, the Banff Springs Hotel. Located in the heart of Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the world renowned Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel stands as a landmark in the picturesque alpine town of Banff, Alberta. Enjoy a short stroll from the hotel and explore the charming town of Banff, Alberta. Discover the local galleries and museums, upscale shopping and restaurants and popular local attractions including the Banff Gondola and the mineral rich Banff Upper Hot Springs.

Click on the videos below to view some of the things you can see and do while you are at the Banff Springs Hotel!  Whether you want to relax at the magnificent Willow Spring Spa, enjoy fine dining or take a nature walk on the trails found just outside the doors of the hotel.  The Banff Springs Hotel offers it all!

A block of rooms are being held under “UofA Civil Engineering“.
Room rates for Single Occupancy:
$269 (Fairmont Room) – $349 (Deluxe Room) + $14 pp mandatory group surcharge (note that the Group Surcharge covers porterage, fitness centre, Business centre and wireless  internet in your room).
Note this does not include Hotel Tax or GST 
Book early to avoid disappointment!
Check in 4:00 pm    Check out 12:00 pm
Parking Rate:  A special Paste Conference rate for  parking is $25 per night for self parking.
Closest Airport:

The closest airport to Fairmont Banff Springs is Calgary International Airport (YYC).    The Calgary International Airport (YYC) is located approximately 80 miles (130 km) East of the resort. Most major airline carriers fly into Calgary.

Banff Tourism Information

Click on the link below to find out all the exciting things Banff and the surrounding areas have to offer!

Click on the link below to book your accommodations at the Banff Springs Hotel.

Visiting Banff National Park

Visitors to Banff National Park are required to purchase a Parks Canada Discovery Pass. 

Note, if you are flying into Calgary and taking the Banff Airporter Shuttle to Banff you will not need to purchase this pass.   

If you are driving to Banff please click on the link below for further information on how to purchase your park pass.

Parks Canada Discovery Pass