Meetings Canada



Hosts Global Holds First Forum in Europe

July 4, 2018 by Lori Smith

Hosts Global (Hosts) crossed “The Pond” and welcomed more than 200 clients and hospitality industry professionals to Belfast, Northern Ireland for its sixth annual Hosts Global Forum, which was held June 21-24, 2018. “The Hosts Global Forum is our annual


Club Med | Air Transat Information & Networking Evening

May 2, 2018 by Lori Smith

WHO: Meetings & Events by Club Med and Air Transat WHAT: An informative evening of networking, cocktails and prizes. WHEN: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 WHERE: Stratus Restaurant, 79 Wellington St. W., Toronto  


Meetings & Conventions PEI 2018 Networking Reception – Toronto

March 8, 2018 by Lori Smith

WHO: Meetings & Conventions Prince Edward Island (PEI) WHAT: M&C PEI’s annual Toronto networking reception featuring music from A Piece of the Rock. WHEN: March 7, 2018 WHERE: Rodney’s Oyster House, 469 King Street West, Toronto, ON


WINiT Summit 2018

February 6, 2018 by Lori Smith

WHO: Women in Travel (WINiT), a nonprofit organization of women and men supporting women in the travel, meetings, events, and exhibitions industry. WHAT: Annual summit featuring two days of education, networking and mentoring. WHEN: April 28-29, 2018 WHERE: Sheraton New


Industry Insider: Why Do People Attend Your Event?

February 4, 2018 by Les Selby, CMP, CMM
Les Selby, CMP, CMM

The December issue of Convene, PCMA’s official print magazine, contained a great research piece on why attendees go to events.  The research was conducted as a follow up to a study that occurred in 2014 entitled “Decision to Attend Study


MPI Montréal & Québec New Year Party

January 2, 2018 by Lori Smith

WHO:  Montréal & Québec Chapter, Meeting Professionals International (MPI) WHAT: New Year Party WHEN: Monday, January 18, 2018 WHERE: Hôtel William Gray, 421 St. Vincent St., Montréal, Québec MORE INFORMATION


MPI Toronto CMP Information Session/PD Workshop/Networking Lunch plus Copper Skillet Chefs Competition

November 1, 2017 by Lori Smith

MPI Toronto and IACC (International Association of Conference Centres) have teamed up to host an event that includes a CMP information session, two professional development workshops, lunch and the IACC’s Copper Skillet Chefs Competition. WHERE: Vantage Venues (formerly St. Andrew’s


MPI BC September Schmooze 2017

September 12, 2017 by Lori Smith

MPI BC’s annual September Schmooze and Showcase includes everything from energizing meditation to networking tips from top industry experts, to a cocktail reception and showcase. DATE + TIME: September 19, 2017 | 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. VENUE: The Sutton


MPI Atlantic Canada President's Welcome Reception

September 12, 2017 by Lori Smith

MPI Atlantic Canada invites industry members to meet the chapter’s new president and celebrate long service members at its annual President’s Welcome Reception. DATE: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 VENUE: The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites TIME: 4:30 p.m. to 7:00


PCMA Canada East: Work-Life Integration Workshop

August 29, 2017 by Lori Smith

Presented by wellness expert and personal development coach Nova Browning Rutherford, this session will help spark a renewed sense of confidence and empowerment over one’s own life. Audiences will walk away with a fresh appreciation for their past, a bold


CAEM 2017 Summer Social: A Night at the Races

May 4, 2017 by Lori Smith

The “Night at the Races” CAEM summer social event is back by popular demand. This year the event will be held July 26 at at Woodbine Racetrack. This fun networking events starts with a reception, followed by a wonderful buffet and then the


CanSPEP Business Summit

July 11, 2016 by Lori Smith
CanSPEP Inaugural Business Summit - Opening Reception

WHO: Canadian Society of Professional Event Planners WHAT: Inaugural Business Summit (new signature event) WHEN: July 10-11, 2016 WHERE: Three locations – Holiday Inn, St. Catharines, ON; Fairmont Le Chateau, Montebello, QC; and Delta Bessborough, Saskatoon, SK WOW: A hybrid