|Event Date||Tue Aug 18 EDT - Wed Aug 19 EDT (over 1 year ago)|
Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) North Building
255 Front St W, Toronto, ON M5V 2W6, Canada
The Canadian Meetings + Events Expo is the largest and longest running tradeshow and conference for meeting and event professionals. CMEExpo is now not only the premier live event in Canada but also a robust online resource and guide allowing us to serve the meeting and event industry all year round.
With an incredible 350+ exhibitors representing 700+ companies, the show floor is buzzing with features and leading suppliers offering on-trend innovations, opportunities to do business, and a chance to connect and build relationships – all designed to help enrich your business. We provide tools to plan and execute better meetings, conferences, and events. The tradeshow is an opportunity to grow your network with top planners and suppliers.
The two-day conference builds your skills and accelerates your career with the information and topics you want. With over 24 sessions – gain from the best minds, invest in leading business practices, advance your knowledge, and earn CE credits. Our education sessions and workshops are designed to provide insight, tips and applicable learning experiences for every level of planner, regardless of where you are in your career. We enlist professional speakers and industry experts to bring you engaging, relevant content to help you deliver better events.
Why Attend Canadian Meetings + Events Expo?
Canadian Meeting + Events Expo is the largest and longest running meetings and events show in Canada. What began in 1991 as the Canadian Incentive Travel Symposium has grown to an incredible 350+ exhibitors representing 700+ companies and world class education for over 2,000 planners every August in downtown Toronto.
CMEExpo is the place to be to:
• Gain industry knowledge with affordable, world class education
• Discover new and innovative suppliers
• Source great ideas to enhance your events
• Test-drive new products and services in an interactive environment
• Make valuable connections with your industry peers
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