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Destination Canada Business Events
c/o #800, 1045 Howe Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2A9
Phone: 204-802-0920

Contact: Virginie De Visscher
Executive Director, Business Events, Destination Canada
[email protected]

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When you meet in Canada, our visionary thinkers and radical openness will supercharge your agendas, generate captivating site tours and spark unparalleled networking opportunities.

We are a global leader across industries shaping the world’s future, with intellectual capital that drives creativity and collaboration, inspires ideas and innovation—and builds a powerful lasting legacy.

Connect with Destination Canada to discover how our brilliant minds, industry leadership, vibrant cities, diverse cultures and sustainable solutions can make your meeting extraordinary.

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See what others are saying about meeting in Canada

“We selected Montreal for our annual conference (we had never held it outside of the United States) and from site selection to closing session, the entire event process was exceptional. We were able to tap local resources and host an event that was creative and unique — resulting in our highest attendance and rave reviews. Because of that success, we committed to adding Canada to our rotation every four years and we’re excited to head to Vancouver in 2025!”

Nicole Testa Boston, CAE
Chief Executive Officer, Society of Fire Protection Engineers
Past Chair and Current Officer, CESSE Board of Directors

“We see a range of benefits when conferences are held in Canada. The cities are beautiful and easy to get to, the people are friendly and the quality of conference facilities are exceptional. All of this plays a huge role in helping to drive attendance among members. And equally as important, Canada does a remarkable job at coordinating its efforts to ensure that the decision-making process is as seamless as possible for planners.”

Robert Chalker, MBA, CAE
Chief Executive Officer, Association for Materials Protection and Performance
Chair (2020-2021), CESSE Board of Directors

Destination Canada Strategic Partners

Tourism CalgaryTourism Calgary
200 238 11th Ave SE
Calgary Alberta Canada
T2G 0X8
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 403.263.8510

Kyla Knudson
Director, Business Development East Coast USA,
Meetings & Conventions
[email protected]
Office: 703.969.4738 
Mobile: 703.969.4738


Ottawa TourismOttawa Tourism 
150 Elgin Street, Suite 1405
Ottawa, ON K2P 1L4
Phone: 613-237-5150
Email: [email protected]

Theresa Gatto
Senior Manager, Business Events
[email protected]
613-237-5150 ext 1103


Quebec City Québec City Business Destination
900, boulRené-Lévesque Est, 6e étage
Québec (Québec) G1R 2B5
Phone: 418 649-7711 #4033

Jocelyn Guertin
[email protected]


Montreal Busines Events LogoTourisme Montréal
c/o 800, René-Lévesque Boulevard West, Suite 2450
MontréalQuébec H3B 1X9
Phone: 240-755-0061

Dawn Eagleton
[email protected]


Destination TorontoDestination Toronto
207 Queens Way West, Suite 405
Toronto, ON M5J 1A7

Meredith Donaghey
Sales Director
[email protected]

Destination Vancouver LogoDestination Vancouver
200 Burrard Street, Suite 210
Vancouver, BC V6C 3L6
Phone: 512-608-9229

Jacqueline Kavcak
[email protected]


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