Past SITE Canada Events

SITE Canada Education Day 2017 - Registration Now Open

Nov 1, 2017

Online Registration for this event is now closed.  To register please contact

Date: Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Location: The Boulevard Club, 1491 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3

Time: 8:15AM - 6:00PM (subject to change)

Join us at SITE Canada Education Day 2017 and discover just why Communication Matters.  We communicate constantly through various forms from in-person to electronic. During a variety of sessions, you will find out how to communicate effectively, improve team work, learn new sales techniques, and discover tips on how to strengthen relationships with both your external and internal clients. Our line up of speakers from varied backgrounds all feature key insights and takeaways for you to apply immediately!

Back by Popular Demand!

Education Day will once again be live streamed in Vancouver in partnership with Tourism Vancouver! Our western colleagues can join us for our amazing line up of speakers and educational sessions. Please see below for Vancouver registration details and times.


SITE Canada, the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence, is providing its Young Leader members with the opportunity to win one of seven educational scholarship to attend theSITE Canada Education Day in Toronto on November 1, 2017 at the Boulevard Club.Young Leaders are defined by SITE as members who are under 35 years of age and/or have less than 5 years experience in the industry. The scholarships, in the amount of $165 +HST, will be awarded to the successful SITE Canada Young Leader applicants as a contribution toward expenses to attend Education Day. Click here for the scholarship application.

Below is an at-a-glance agenda for the day, please click here for complete session summaries and speaker biographies.

Time Session








Opening Keynote Presentation:

Stop Selling and Start Storytelling
Presented by: Tony Chapman
Sponsored by: National Speakers Bureau

Breakout Session #1A

Revenue Management
Presented by: Wendy Burgess

Breakout Session #1B

Think on Your Feet
Presented by: McLuhan and Davies


All participants in Toronto will have a choice between "Revenue Management" or "Think on Your Feet". Participants in Vancouver will see "Think on Your Feet".




Networking Lunch

Supplier Showcase: Around the World in 80-Minutes!

Take this opportunity to explore the featured destinations and services at our SITE Education Day Supplier Showcase! Now extended so you have plenty of time to network! The Showcase will open during the morning break, over lunch and again at the afternoon break. Be sure to visit everyone!








General Session:

Brain Fitness
Presented By:  Jill Hewlett

Breakout Session #2A

Revenue Management
Presented By:  Wendy Burgess


Breakout Session #2B

Transforming Teams
Presented By:  Claudia St. John


All participants in Toronto will have a choice between "Revenue Management" or "Transforming Teams". Participants in Vancouver will see "Transforming Teams".

Closing Keynote Presentation:

Ready, Steady, Engage!
Presented By:  Claudia St. John


Registration & Continental Breakfast: 8:15 am – 9:00 am

Education Sessions: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Cocktail Reception: 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Note: timing subject to change


The Boulevard Club, 1491 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3

Complimentary parking will be available at The Boulevard Club.


Members Until September 29 - $145.00 plus HST 
Members After September 29 - $165.00 plus HST

Non Members Until September 29 - $165.00 plus HST
Non-Members After September 29 - $185.00 plus HST


Location: Tourism Vancouver, Suite 210 - 200 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC V6C 3L6

Time: 5:45AM – 3:00PM (subject to change)  We will be starting early with strong coffee!

Registration for Vancouver Live Stream Event:

Until September 29 - $75 plus HST
After September 29 - $90 plus HST

This event always sells out early so register now to avoid disappointment.


- SITE Canada members may bring one non-member as a guest at the member rate.

-  At the event this year, you have the opportunity to select from two fantastic breakout sessions. Morning and afternoon breakout sessions will be offered. Click here to view the session summaries.

Space is limited so you will be expected to attend the session for which you registered.

Changes will be accommodated only if possible the day of the event.

Please be prepared when you start your registration process to choose between:

Morning breakouts:

• Revenue Management (Limited to 40 participants)

• Think on Your Feet

Afternoon breakouts:

• Revenue Management (this will be the same as the morning session - limited to 40 participants)

• Transforming Teams

THANK YOU to our amazing sponsors for your support of our event!

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