OTTAWA GATINEAU MEET WEEK
FEBRUARY 6-9, 2023

YOUR ONE STOP SHOP FOR ALL THINGS OTTAWA GATINEAU MEET WEEK 2023! 

Between February 6th and February 9th, many industry organizations will hold events over four days. COUNTLESS HUGS WAITING!

EXCITEMENT IS BUILDING FOR
OTTAWA MEET WEEK EVENTS

DESTINATION DIRECT CANADA
FEB 6-7, 2023

​Destination Direct Canada is a Hosted Buyer program during Ottawa Meet Week for Canadian meeting industry professionals (all expenses paid including airfare/train, accommodations, meals, entertainment, etc.) This program is meant for senior conference organizers and association executives based in Canada who have at least one national conference that rotates to at least three Canadian provinces/territories.

SHOP FOR LOVE
APRIL 4-5, 2022

​For the first time, the MPI Foundation Canadian Council is hosting the Shop for Love Event. Do you like a good bargain? Shopping with friends? Being environmentally friendly? Bonus, the first 100 shoppers get a complementary glass of Prosecco, and of course we will have a cash bar on site! Come hang out with industry friends, enjoy a drink or two in our designer lounges and welcome everyone back in person while supporting a great cause. Stay tuned for more info!

REVEAL SOCIAL
FEB 7, 2023

For the 8th year, we are bringing back the industry party of the season and we want it to be bigger and better than before. We are offering great opportunities for Canada’s Destinations and their partners to be involved. REVEAL Social will be bringing together over 300 planners and association executives in an exclusive environment for a night of food, drinks and networking. And of course, there will be great music to dance to and entertain. Registration opening soon!

CSAE TETE-A-TETE

FEB 8, 2023

Association and not-for-profit leaders, meeting and event planners, and government procurers from across the country attend this event at no charge. Come explore a wide range of products and services that will support your success. In addition to discovering solutions and exploring potential partnerships, you’ll also have a long-awaited opportunity to re-connect with your peers and hear personal stories from the stage on how we all flexed and adapted — and are stronger for it.

CanSPEP Happy Hour(s)

DATE TBD

Join us after CSAE Tete-a-Tete, before you head out for dinner, or hang out with us for the evening.  You can also join us after dinner for a nightcap before you turn in for the night. Open to all – members, suppliers and eventpreneurs interested in learning more about becoming a CanSPEP member. Stay tuned for more info!

PCMA CANADA EAST LUNCH ‘N’ LEARN

DATE TBD

We’re thrilled to collaborate with our industry colleagues to optimize the value of your time spent in Ottawa. Our session will include important networking opportunities, a great meal with peers and valuable insight into a topic of importance to us all in this current climate. Stay tuned for more info!

MPI OTTAWA – GLOBAL MEETINGS INDUSTRY DAY

DATE TBD

Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) is an nternational day of advocacy showcasing the undeniable value that business meetings, trade shows, incentive travel, exhibitions, conferences and conventions bring to people, businesses and communities. Stay tuned for more info!

MPI OTTAWA – CHARITY AUCTION & GALA

Feb 9, 2023

One of the most anticipated nights of the year for networking, socializing and fundraising is coming up on February 9, 2023. It’s the Annual MPI Ottawa Charity Auction and Dinner. Stay tuned for more info!

 DESTINATION DIRECT CANADA

FEB 6-7, 2023
Doubletree by Hilton Gatineau-Ottawa

Destination Direct Canada is a Hosted Buyer program during Ottawa Meet Week for Canadian meeting industry professionals (all expenses paid including airfare/train, accommodations, meals, entertainment, etc.) This program is meant for senior conference organizers and association executives based in Canada who have at least one national conference that rotates to at least three Canadian provinces/territories.

 REVEAL SOCIAL

FEB 7, 2023
5:30 – 10:30pm – Location TBD

For the 8th year, we are bringing back the industry party of the season and we want it to be bigger and better than before. We are offering great opportunities for Canada’s Destinations and their partners to be involved. REVEAL Social will be bringing together over 300 planners and association executives in an exclusive environment for a night of food, drinks and networking. And of course, there will be great music to dance to and entertain!

Stay tuned for registration info!

CSAE Tête-à-Tête

FEB 8, 2023
9:30am – 4:30pm – EY Centre

Association and not-for-profit leaders, meeting and event planners, and government procurers from across the country attend this event at no charge. Come explore a wide range of products and services that will support your success. In addition to discovering solutions and exploring potential partnerships, you’ll also have a long-awaited opportunity to re-connect with your peers and hear personal stories from the stage on how we all flexed and adapted — and are stronger for it.

pcma CANADA east Lunch ‘n’ Learn

DATE TBD
LOCATION TBD

We’re thrilled to collaborate with our industry colleagues to optimize the value of your time spent in Ottawa. Our session will include important networking opportunities, a great meal with peers and valuable insight into a topic of importance to us all in this current climate.

Stay tuned for registration info!

MPI OTTawa
GMID

April 7, 2022
3:30 – 5:00pm – Shaw Centre

The ROI of Nice – How the nicest leaders keep their employees and build strong cultures

Celebrate Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) with acclaimed author, consultant, and speaker, Dave Delaney, who will share three pillars to improving employee retention and growing stellar cultures at fast-growing firms. You will be left with actionable steps to lead happier and more connected teams. The results of Delaney’s Nice Methodology will save you the costly effort of replacing and retraining your people. Get ready to discover how to hear your team, avoid the wrecks, and discover life outside your walls!

 

MPI OTTawa
Charity auction & gala

FEB 9, 2022
LOCATION TBD

One of the most anticipated nights of the year for networking, socializing and fundraising is coming up on February 9, 2023. It’s the Annual MPI Ottawa Charity Auction and Dinner.

Stay tuned for registration info!

 

HOTELS WITH GROUP RATES FOR
OTTAWA MEET WEEK

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