The Road Explorer - Summer 2017 - 15
November 5 - 8
Westin Harbour Castle Hotel &
MCA returns to Toronto for the
upcoming 2017 Marketplace. In
addition to our one-on-one
appointments, we're putting together
insightful and inspiring education
sessions that will give you the tools to
elevate your business.
Find out more and register today at
Register before July 31 and get your
name entered into our Supplier Draw to
win next year's registration - on us!
New this year: attend Marketplace for
free, with a maximum of two delegates
per company, per booth (including one
Please note: In order to offer this
complimentary registration, OMCA is no
longer covering hotel accommodations.
However, for your convenience, a buyer
block will be available at the host hotel,
The Westin Harbour Castle Hotel &
Conference Centre. To book, please refer
to your March 21 email or contact us at
BE OUR GUEST
Non-member tour operators are
invited to take advantage of this great
opportunity to attend as a Guest Buyer:
free registration, plus a complimentary
$250 expense credit for a full set of
appointments.* This is a special,
one-time offer. Contact us for details.
Our buyers and sellers are ready to
talk business. With attendees booking
business on the floor, you're guaranteed
to make some key connections
during Marketplace's one-on-one,
Get a jump on your business
opportunities by focusing a year's
worth of networking into four easy,
Keep on learning with the
informative targeted education
sessions for coach operators, tour
operators and suppliers. Get the
latest information on key industry
topics that affect your operations
today and discover new tools to
help elevate your business.
Sunday Night Ice Breaker
Ripley's Aquarium of Canada
There's something fishy going
on this fall in downtown Toronto.
Ripley's Aquarium is the place to
be Sunday night as we officially
welcome our delegates to the
2017 OMCA Marketplace. Join us as we
kick off our biggest event of the year,
with food, friends, colleagues new and
old, and, of course, some fishy friends.
Monday Night Event
Steam Whistle Brewing Roundhouse
Enjoy the evening skyline and
party with us at Steam Whistle
Brewing. Formerly part of the
Canadian Pacific Rail, as a steam
locomotive repair facility since 1929,
our host venue for the Monday
Night Event is nothing short of
a piece of history nestled in the
big city. Maximize your time with
us and get to know your fellow
members and delegates as you mingle
beyond the Marketplace floor.
PARTY WITH A PURPOSE
Hosted by the OMCA Development Fund
We had a blast last year with the
launch of Party With A Purpose, so
we're bringing it back for 2017! Party
With a Purpose is a special fundraising
event for the OMCA Development
Fund. Proceeds help to kickstart
initiatives to give back to the industry,
including the latest, the OMCA
Meet us Tuesday, November 7,
from 8:30 p.m. to midnight, at Quinn's
Steakhouse & Irish Bar inside the
Sheraton Centre Hotel. Spend
the evening enjoying live music,
great food and networking with
your industry friends and
colleagues - all in the vibrant
downtown core of your host city.
Tickets are available at the time
of registration, at Marketplace
and on-site at the door.
Marketplace appointments will run
from Monday, November 6 through
Wednesday, November 8.
Buyers will meet with DMO, Tour
Service and Receptive Operator Sellers
on Monday, and will meet all other
Sellers on Tuesday and Wednesday
Attractions, Food and Retail Services
and all Other Sellers).
*Maximum two delegates per company, per booth (including one appointment-taking delegate).
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