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GGC 2018 Summer Board Meeting

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Holiday Inn Guelph Hotel & Conference Ctr

601 Scottsdale Drive

Guelph, ON N1G 3E7

Canada

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Refund Policy

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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The Grain Growers of Canada Summer Board Meeting will take place August 1 - 3, 2018 in Gulph, Ontario, at the Holiday Inn Guelph Hotel and Conference Centre.

Agenda

Full agenda details will be available soon but the following agenda should be used to inform travel planning. Note that the first day (Wednesday) is for GGC members and prospective members only.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

6:30 pm - Pay-your-way dinner, Symposium Cafe, 304 Stone Rd. W.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

8:00 am - 5:00 pm - GGC Board meeting, members guests only

6:30 pm - Dinner in Guelph, members and guests only

Thursday, August 2, 2018

8:00 am-12:00 pm - GGC Board meeting, open sessions for all participants

  • 8:00 am - OMAFRA speaker (TBC)
  • 8:30 am - Thematic Session - Canadian Grain Commission Modernization
  • 10:00 am - Speaker - CN rail
  • 11:00 am - Speaker - Patti Miller, Chief Commissioner, Canadian Grain Commission

12:00 pm-10:00 pm

  • Tour - Syngenta Honeywood Research Farm, Plattsville - Farm Dinner, Woodrill Farms, Guelph

Friday, August 3, 2018

8:00 am-12:00 pm - GGC Board meeting and Industry Partner session

  • 7:30 am - GGC update
  • 8:30 am - Thematic Session - Connecting with Consumers
  • 10:30 am - Thematic Session - Regulatory Advocacy

12:00 pm - Open meeting concludes
12:00 pm - Director in camera



Need to Know

Registration

As in the past, ticket prices are based on cost recovery.

  • Full registration - all events and meals from August 1 - August 3
  • 2-day registration - all events and meals August 2 - 12:00 pm August 3
  • Dinner Wednesday - Dinner only August 1 (intended for member guests/spouses)
  • Tour & Dinner Thursday - Tour and Dinner August 2 (intended for guests/spouses)

* Note: all meals August 1 - 3 are provided. Please inform Lindsey Ehman of any dietary requirements.

Hotel

Note that the room block has closed. Please contact the hotel directly for room availability.

A room block has been set aside at the Holiday Inn Guelph Hotel and Conference Centre at a rate of $117.00/night for double occupancy.

You can reserve your room online by following this link or calling (519) 836-0231 and quoting the group code GGC.

Travel

Flights:

The closest airports to Gulph are Pearson International in Toronto/Mississaugua and Region of Waterloo International Airport which features direct flights daily from Calgary.

Shuttle Service:

Red Car Service out of Guelph offers round trip shuttles from the Toronto and Hamilton airports. Visit www.redcarservice.com for pricing, schedules and to book.

Car rental:

All major rental car companies have vehicles available out of Toronto's Pearson Airport.

Contact

For any questions please contact Lindsey Ehman at 613-233-9954 ext. 202 or lehman@ggc-pgc.ca.

Date and Time

Location

Holiday Inn Guelph Hotel & Conference Ctr

601 Scottsdale Drive

Guelph, ON N1G 3E7

Canada

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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