Hospitality, Retail, Theatre, and Attractions Members,
 
Below is a list of June to December 2018 conferences and conventions taking place in and around the Entertainment District. For a complete listing of conferences and conventions taking place in Toronto click here.

JUNE 2018

International Society of Blood Transfusion (ISBT), 35th International Congress of the ISBT 2018
6/3/2018 to 6/8/2018
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre;CITYWIDE
Attendance: 3000

Princess Margaret Hospital, 2018 Ride To Conquer Cancer
6/4/2018 to 6/12/2018
Location: InterContinental Toronto Centre
Attendance: 300

Canada Green Building Council, 2018 CAGBC National Conference
6/4/2018 to 6/6/2018
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Attendance: 600

North American Society of Adlerian Psychology (NASAP), Annual Meeting
6/5/2018 to 6/10/2018
Location: Chelsea Hotel, Toronto
Attendance: 200

Power Transmission Distributors Association, PTDA 2018 Canadian Conference
6/6/2018 to 6/8/2018
Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Toronto Downtown
Attendance: 175

GWN Events, Divas 1/2 Marathon and 5K Race 2018
6/7/2018 to 6/11/2018
Location: The Westin Harbour Castle;Chelsea Hotel, Toronto;The Strathcona Hotel
Attendance: 1000

International Atherosclerosis Society, International Symposium on Atherosclerosis
6/9/2018 to 6/15/2018
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre;CITYWIDE
Attendance: 3500

International Symposium on Viral Hepatitis and Liver Disease (ISVHLD), International
Symposium on Viral Hepatitis and Liver Disease 2018 (ISVHLD)

6/13/2018 to 6/17/2018
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre;CITYWIDE
Attendance: 3000

Canadian Institute of Actuaries, 2018 Annual Meeting
6/20/2018 to 6/22/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 500

Rotary International, International Convention
6/24/2018 to 6/27/2018
Location: Bond Place Hotel Downtown Eaton Centre;Toronto Marriott City Centre Hotel;The Omni KingEdward Hotel;DoubleTree by Hilton Toronto Downtown;Holiday Inn Toronto Downtown Centre;The Westin Harbour Castle;Fairmont Royal York;Radisson Admiral Hotel ‐ Toronto H
Attendance: 20000

JULY 2018

OpenText, OpenText 2018 Enterprise World
7/4/2018 to 7/14/2018
Location: Toronto Marriott City Centre Hotel;Fairmont Royal York;InterContinental Toronto
Centre;Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel;Metro Toronto Convention Centre;Delta Toronto
Attendance: 2200

PwC Management Services LP, Meeting
7/9/2018 to 7/11/2018
Location: The Westin Harbour Castle
Attendance: 500

International Sociological Association (ISA), XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology 2018
7/13/2018 to 7/21/2018
Location: Bond Place Hotel Downtown Eaton Centre;DoubleTree by Hilton Toronto Downtown;HolidayInn Toronto Downtown Centre;InterContinental Toronto Centre;Hyatt Regency Toronto;Metro Toronto Convention Centre;The Strathcona Hotel;Residence Inn Toronto Downtown/Entertainment District
Attendance: 4000

American Crystallographic Association (ACA), ACA 2018 Annual Meeting
7/18/2018 to 7/26/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 1200

Society for Conservation Biology, North American Congress for Conservation Biology (NACCB)
7/20/2018 to 7/28/2018
Location: The Westin Harbour Castle
Attendance: 1400

International Council Of Shopping Centers (ICSC), 2018 ICSC Next Generation National Conference
7/24/2018 to 7/27/2018
Location: Delta Toronto
Attendance: 500

International Consortium of Oral Ankylofrenula Professionals (ICAP), ICAP Conference 2018
7/26/2018 to 7/29/2018
Location: Hilton Toronto
Attendance: 400

American Society Of Civil Engineers (ASCE), ASCE 2018 UESI Pipelines Conference
7/28/2018 to 8/1/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 825

AUGUST 2018

Athletics Canada, 2018 NACAC
8/7/2018 to 8/14/2018
Location: Victoria University;Chelsea Hotel, Toronto;Chestnut Residence, University of
Toronto;Residence Inn Toronto Downtown/Entertainment District
Attendance: 1500

International Federation on Ageing, IFA Global Conference on Ageing 2018
8/7/2018 to 8/10/2018
Location: Chelsea Hotel, Toronto;Ryerson Conference Services
Attendance: 1000

Encephalon, LLC, Dr. Joe Dispenza Week Long Retreat Toronto
8/13/2018 to 8/19/2018
Location: Chelsea Hotel, Toronto
Attendance: 700

Marijuana Business Daily, MJBizCon 2018
8/13/2018 to 8/18/2018
Location: Fairmont Royal York;Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Attendance: 2200

Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation, Summer Leadership 2018
8/15/2018 to 8/18/2018
Location: Fairmont Royal York
Attendance: 500

American Orthopaedic Society For Sports Medicine, 2018 AOSSM Sports Medicine and Hockey
8/17/2018 to 8/19/2018
Location: Hilton Toronto
Attendance: 175

AOAC International, 132nd AOAC INTERNATIONAL Annual Meeting And Exposition
8/23/2018 to 8/30/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 850

SEPTEMBER 2018

Association for Talent Development (formerly ASTD), 2018 Fall Core 4 Conference
9/8/2018 to 9/12/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 300

Great Lakes Association Of Orthodontists, GLAO /MASO
9/12/2018 to 9/16/2018
Location: Fairmont Royal York
Attendance: 350

American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), 63rd Annual Safety in Ammonia Plants and Related Facilities Symposium
9/14/2018 to 9/21/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 500

Canadian Parking Association (CPA), 2018 CPA Annual Conference & Tradeshow
9/15/2018 to 9/19/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 300

Nurse Practitioners’ Association of Ontario, 2018 Annual Conference
9/19/2018 to 9/23/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 400

Canadian Frailty Network, 2018 Canadian Frailty Network
9/19/2018 to 9/23/2018
Location: Hilton Toronto
Attendance: 225

International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, IASLC ‐ 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer 2018
9/21/2018 to 9/27/2018
Location: Bond Place Hotel Downtown Eaton Centre;Toronto Marriott City Centre Hotel;The Omni King Edward Hotel;The Westin Harbour Castle;Fairmont Royal York;Radisson Admiral Hotel ‐ Toronto Harbourfront;InterContinental Toronto Centre;Chelsea Hotel, Toronto;Sherato
Attendance: 7000

Canadian Association of Paediatric Surgeons, 2018 Annual Conference 50th Anniversary
9/23/2018 to 10/2/2018
Location: Marriott Toronto Downtown Eaton Centre
Attendance: 500

National Angel Capital Organization, 2018 NACO Annual Conference
9/24/2018 to 9/28/2018
Location: Hilton Toronto
Attendance: 600

Canadian Psychiatric Association, 2018 Annual Meeting
9/26/2018 to 9/30/2018
Location: The Westin Harbour Castle
Attendance: 1000

Quanta Services Inc., Quanta: Utility Perspective 2018
9/27/2018 to 10/2/2018
Location: Four Seasons Hotel Toronto
Attendance: 200

KAO Germany GmbH, Annual Kao Global Zoom Event
9/29/2018 to 10/1/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel;Hotel X Toronto
Peak Rooms: 1650
Attendance: 2400

OCTOBER 2018

International Council Of Shopping Centers (ICSC), 2018 Canadian Conference
10/1/2018 to 10/3/2018
Location: Fairmont Royal York;InterContinental Toronto Centre;The Ritz‐Carlton, Toronto;Delta Toronto
Attendance: 2500

Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AAPS), 33rd Annual Conference
10/3/2018 to 10/6/2018
Location: The Westin Harbour Castle
Attendance: 1000

American Society for Aesthetics, ASA 76th Annual Meeting
10/8/2018 to 10/13/2018
Location: Fairmont Royal York
Attendance: 175

Canadian Medical Association, 2018 International Conference on Physician Health
10/9/2018 to 10/14/2018
Location: Fairmont Royal York
Attendance: 400

Toronto Waterfront Marathon, Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon 2018
10/9/2018 to 10/15/2018
Location: Bond Place Hotel Downtown Eaton Centre;The Omni King Edward Hotel;The Westin Harbour Castle;InterContinental Toronto Centre;Chelsea Hotel, Toronto;Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel;Marriott Toronto Downtown Eaton Centre;Hilton Toronto;Novotel Toronto Centre;
Attendance: 2000

International Air Cargo Association (IACA), ACF 2018
10/11/2018 to 10/21/2018
Location: Fairmont Royal York;InterContinental Toronto Centre;The Ritz‐Carlton, Toronto
Attendance: 3000

United Steelworkers Of America, 2018 United Steelworkers International Women’s
Conference

10/13/2018 to 10/18/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 1000

TCI Network, 2018 Global Conference on Clusters
10/16/2018 to 10/18/2018
Location: Chelsea Hotel, Toronto;Continuing Professional Development, University of Toronto
Attendance: 500

Canadian Cardiovascular Society, CCS 2018 Congress and Annual Scientific Meeting
10/19/2018 to 10/24/2018
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Attendance: 4100

Geneva Centre for Autism, 2018 International Symposium
10/24/2018 to 10/26/2018
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Attendance: 600

Messe Frankfurt Inc., Waste and Recycling Expo Canada
10/24/2018 to 10/25/2018
Location: Toronto Marriott City Centre Hotel;Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 3000

American Dental Education Association (ADEA), ADEA 2018 Fall Meeting
10/24/2018 to 10/26/2018
Location: Hilton Toronto
Attendance: 360

Chemical Institute of Canada, The, 2018 Joint Canadian and International Chemical
Engineering Conference
10/27/2018 to 10/31/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 1500

Alternative Investment Management Association, AIMA 2018 Fall meeting
10/29/2018 to 10/30/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 200

The Parliament of the World’s Religions (PWR), The 2018 Parliament of the World’s Religions
10/31/2018 to 11/8/2018
Location: Bond Place Hotel Downtown Eaton Centre;The Westin Harbour Castle;Sheraton Centre
Toronto Hotel;Marriott Toronto Downtown Eaton Centre;Metro Toronto Convention Centre;The
Strathcona Hotel;Courtyard Marriott Toronto Downtown;Delta Toronto
Attendance: 10000

NOVEMBER 2018

Canadian Urban Transit Association (CUTA), 2018 CUTA Fall Conference and Trans‐Expo
Tradeshow
11/3/2018 to 11/7/2018
Location: InterContinental Toronto Centre;Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Attendance: 500

Canadian Council for Public‐Private Partnerships (CCPPP), 26th Annual CCPPP National
Conference
11/4/2018 to 11/6/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 600

Frontier Duty Free Association, 2018 Annual Conference
11/10/2018 to 11/14/2018
Location: Hyatt Regency Toronto
Attendance: 200

American Water Works Association, Water Quality Technology Conference 2018
11/10/2018 to 11/14/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 1200

The SK Group, Inc., SK Group November 2018
11/10/2018 to 11/17/2018
Location: The Westin Harbour Castle;Fairmont Royal York
Attendance: 900

College Of Family Physicians Of Canada, Family Medicine Forum (FMF)
11/11/2018 to 11/17/2018
Location: Fairmont Royal York;InterContinental Toronto Centre;Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Attendance: 3000

Critical Care Canada, 2018 Annual Conference
11/12/2018 to 11/18/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 500

Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts, 32nd Annual Conference
11/15/2018 to 11/18/2018
Location: Hilton Toronto
Attendance: 425

Ontario Nurses Association, Biennial Convention 2018
11/18/2018 to 11/23/2018
Location: The Westin Harbour Castle
Attendance: 800

Canadian Society for International Health, 2018 Canadian Conference On Global Health
11/19/2018 to 11/21/2018
Location: Hilton Toronto
Attendance: 600

Unifor, December Council 2018
11/28/2018 to 12/2/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 450

Special Olympics Canada, National Awards Night / Gala 2018
11/29/2018 to 11/29/2018
Location: The Westin Harbour Castle
Attendance: 140

Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada, The ‐ SOGC, Ontario CME 2018
11/29/2018 to 12/1/2018
Location: Hilton Toronto
Attendance: 350

DECEMBER 2018

Irish Dance Teacher’s Association Canada, Irish Dance Teachers Association Regional
Championships 2018

12/5/2018 to 12/9/2018
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Attendance: 1000

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, 2018 Clinical Update
12/6/2018 to 12/9/2018
Location: Hilton Toronto
Attendance: 250

Toronto Global Forum, Toronto Global Forum 2018
12/10/2018 to 12/12/2018
Location: Fairmont Royal York
Attendance: 300