2017 Sport Events Congress Presentations

Monday, March 20, 2017

Sport Tourism 101- Neal Alderson & Julie Nadeau (Members, CSTA Board of Directors)

Welcome Brunch featuring Sport Tourism Trends, Challenges & Opportunities!

Venue Contracts De-Mystified: The Wizardry Behind Negotiating a More Balanced Venue Contract- Heather Reid, Founder/Owner, PLANNER PROTECT

Autograph Session with Sport Tourism's 'McSTEAMY - Greg Hermus, Director of Canadian Tourism Research Institute, Conference Board of Canada

And Now … for Something a Little Different! - Alex Downey-Ging, Conventions Coordinator, Quidditch Canada

Double Bogey Back to School with a Case Study - Scott Pritchard, Director of Tournament Business Affairs, Mackenzie Tour - PGA Tour Canada


Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Buffet Breakfast featuring CBC Sports Olympic/Paralympic Presentation - Greg Stremlaw, Executive Director, CBC Sports

If You Build it, Will They Come? -Grant MacDonald, President, GM Event Inc


Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Buffet Breakfast featuring The Millenials: How this Generation is Changing Everything - David Coletto, CEO & founder, Abacus Data

Closing Luncheon featuring the Invictus Games Toronto 2017- Michael Burns, Chief Executive Officer, Invictus Games Toronto 2017