COMING EVENTS update June 23, 2020

The Canadian Hotel Investment Conference has been postponed until next spring, but so far the Western Canadian Lodging Conference and Hotel Association of Canada conferences are going ahead as planned. AHLA’s Ascend Conference will be virtual this year. Other organizations are also considering virtual conventions.

Sept. 2020, dates TBA: Saskatchewan Hotel & Hospitality Association/Saskatchewan Liquor & Gaming Authority Conference & Trade Show, Prairieland Park, Saskatoon. Website:

Sept. 9-13, 2020: GoMedia Canada 2020. Destination Canada’s annual international consumer media trade show. Victoria Convention Centre, Victoria, British Columbia. Website:

Sept. 20-21, 2020: Ascend. A strategy and planning conference for industry leaders that will be held online. Contact: Alberta Hotel & Lodging Association,

Fall 2020, dates TBA: BC Hospitality Summit. Delta Hotels by Marriott Grand Okanagan Resort, Kelowna. Email:

Oct. 20, 2020:  MHA & MRFA Trade Show for hotels & restaurants. Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre, Winnipeg. Contact: Manitoba Hotel Association, 204-942-0671 or 1-888-859-9976. Website:

Nov. 2020, dates TBA: Resorts of Ontario Conference. Contact: Shane Bage, Marketing and Communications Manager. Email:

Nov. 10, 2020: The Boutique Investment Conference, The Hotel Series, BLLA, New York City. Website:

Nov. 16-17, 2020: Western Canadian Lodging Conference, Calgary. Contact: Hannah Pattison. Phone: 416-924-2002 x 241. Website:

May 18-19, 2021: Canadian Hotel Investment Conference, Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto. Contact: Hannah Pattison. Phone: 416-924-2002 x 241. Website: