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new up front calendar of EVENTS AWARDS GALA, METRO TORONTO CONVENTION CENTRE March 10, 2016 TORONTO EDUCATION CONFERENCE, CROWNE PLAZA NIAGARA FALLS/FALLSVIEW May 15-17, 2016 CMP STUDY GROUP, AGO CMP STUDY GROUP GLOBAL MEETINGS INDUSTRY DAY MPI WORLD EDUCATION CONGRESS, ATLANTIC CITY INDUSTRY EUCHRE TOURNAMENT GOLF TOURNAMENT, ROYAL WOODBINE GOLF CLUB April 2, 2016 April 14, 2016 April 28, 2016 May 19, 2016 June 11-14 June 22 CMP STUDY GROUP, INTERCONTINENTAL TORONTO CENTRE MEMBERS ASSOCIATION/NOTFOR-PROFIT MEETING PROFESSIONAL Paul Gagnon, Framework CORPORATE MEETING PROFESSIONAL Tania Fesenko, TD Event Solutions Susannah Frances, CMP, Sun Life Financial Dulce Habibulah, Mercer Michelle McDonald, Temple Scott Associates Nadiea Prince, Intact Insurance Lindsay Taylor, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP MEETING MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL - PLANNER Eyra Abraham Pavel Diaz-Ramirez Rachel Leslie, MediaEdge Mary McGuinness, CMP, That Irish Girl Catherine Paull, CMP, Catherine Paull Meeting Management Inc May 5, 2016 A venue designed to help you shine. SUPPLIER MEETING PROFESSIONAL Adam Baptie, Calgary TELUS Convention Centre Erin Breckbill, Wassim Dawoud, Exhibition Place Jim Drohan, Vernon Technology Solutions Cedric Goinard, PSAV Mitch Hince, Marriott International Marie Lenhardt, Vernon Technology Solutions Mariya Onikiyenko, Holiday Inn Toronto Yorkdale STUDENTS Tyeler Bollenberghe, The Art Institute of Vancouver Paridhi Chauhan, Ryerson University Victor Gromozov, George Brown College Nahrain Hanna, Ryerson University Zaman Ishaad, Ryerson University Nicole Kujtan, Durham College Cheng-hui Lin, George Brown College Laila Moosabhoy, Seneca College Samantha Reda, Ryerson University Jenna Stanley, Durham College Host an event you can be proud of at the BMO Institute for Learning - a versatile, all-inclusive, Toronto-based learning and conference centre that supports the flawless execution of events large and small. When you're ready, let's talk. Visit Hospitality services provided by Dolce Hotels and Resorts, a leading hospitality management company. ® "BMO (M-bar roundel symbol)" is a registered trade-mark of Bank of Montreal, used under licence. 6 *793061_BMO.indd MEETING | MARCH/APRIL 2016 | LINKEDIN: MPI TORONTO CHAPTER 1 03/02/16 4:39 PM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Meeting MPI Toronto - March/April 2016

President’s Message
Editor’s Word
Welcome, New Members!
Upcoming Events
Selling to the Buyers of Today
Best Bar Venues in Toronto for Your Next Unique Event
Destination Spotlight
Myth vs. Reality: Debunking Planner Stereotypes
How to Keep Your Audience Awake
The Best Come From Ontario’s Event Management Programs
Best Tips for Industry Newcomers
Tools to Help You Run Your Business in 2016
Transforming the Attendee Experience with Creative Show-Floor Design
iSpy MPI
Chapter Speaks: What is the Best MPI Event You Ever Attended?
Advertiser Index

Meeting MPI Toronto - March/April 2016