Oct 22-23, 2019 | Toronto Congress Centre

SCHEDULE

2 Days of Insights

OCT 22-23, 2019

OCTOBER 21, 2019

12:00 – 16:00

Lassonde Main Stage (Lobby)

Chinese Cuisine & Hospitality Association of Canada Summit

(Open to all Full Delegate Ticket Holders)

17:30 – 19:30

VIP Room 1020

Opening Reception

(All Attendees & Exhibitors Welcome)

OCTOBER 22, 2019

*All Full Delegate attendees invited to all Tuesday events

9:00 - 10:00

Toronto Congress Centre
– North Building Main Stage Lassonde Main Stage (Lobby Entrance)

*Annual General Meeting & *President's briefing & *CFIG & FMS Annual Financial Survey Results

10:00 - 10:45

Toronto Congress Centre
– North Building Main Stage Lassonde Main Stage (Lobby Entrance)

*Keynote

10:45 - 11:00

Toronto Congress Centre
– North Building Show Entrance – Halls I

Official Ribbon Cutting & Exhibitor Opening Ceremony

Trade Show Exhibiton

11:00 – 16:30

11:30 - 12:00

Interac Insight & Innovations Stage

Stage Session

12:15 - 12:45

Interac Insight & Innovations Stage

Stage Session

13:00 - 13:30

Interac Insight & Innovations Stage

Stage Session

13:45 - 14:15

Interac Insight & Innovations Stage

Stage Session

14:30 - 15:00

Interac Insight & Innovations Stage

Stage Session

Event Event (Open to all attendees & exhibitors)

11:00 – 16:30

16:30 - 17:00

Lassonde Main Stage Lobby

Mix & Mingle

Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and drinks

16:30 - 18:30

Lassonde Main Stage Lobby

Merchandising Excellence Awards

Celebrate the best in merchandising, suppliers & manufacturers in grocery

17:00 - 18:30

Lassonde Main Stage Lobby

Award Presentations

Winners announded in Top 10 in Grocery, Best Booth, Master Merchandiser

OCTOBER 23, 2019

*All Full Delegate attendees invited to all Tuesday events

7:15 – 8:00

Toronto Congress Centre
– NORTH Building Ballrooms A, B

*Breakfast

8:00 - 8:45

Toronto Congress Centre
– NORTH Building Ballrooms A, B

*Keynote

8:45 - 9:30

Toronto Congress Centre
– NORTH Building Ballrooms A, B

*Session

9:30 - 9:45

Toronto Congress Centre
– NORTH Building

*Coffee Break Collaboration Corridor

9:30 - 10:30

*Concurrent Workshops Mckennitt Rooms

Meeting Room 2

Workshop 1

Meeting Room 3

Workshop 2

Meeting Room 4

Workshop 3

Meeting Room 5

Workshop 4

Trade Show Exhibiton

11:00 – 16:00

11:30 - 12:00

Interac Insight & Innovations Stage

Stage Session

12:15 - 12:45

Interac Insight & Innovations Stage

Stage Session

13:00 - 13:30

Interac Insight & Innovations Stage

Stage Session

13:45 - 14:15

Interac Insight & Innovations Stage

Stage Session

14:30 - 15:00

Interac Insight & Innovations Stage

Stage Session

Event Event (*All Full Delegate attendees invited to all Tuesday events)

11:00 – 16:30

17:30 - 21:15

Toronto Congress Centre
- North Building Ballrooms A,B

*Canadian Independent Grocer of the Year Awards

Celebrating the best retailers from coast-to-coast reception & dinner & awards presentations

16:30 - 18:30

Toronto Congress Centre
- North Building Ballrooms A,B

Merchandising Excellence Awards

Celebrate the best in merchandising, suppliers & manufacturers in grocery

17:30 - 18:15

Toronto Congress Centre
- North Building Ballrooms A,B

*Reception

*Awards Presentation

18:15 - 21:15

Toronto Congress Centre
- North Building Ballrooms A,B

*Gala Dinner

Daily Coach Shuttle Bus Service

Westin Toronto Airport Hotel to/from Toronto Congress Centre

(Daily Shuttle – Every 15-20 Minutes)

Monday, October 21, 2019
4:45 am to 8:00 pm

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
8:30 am to 7:30 pm

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
6:30 am – 11:00 pm