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Black Friday Registration Contest

The Canadian
posted on Nov 26, 2021
If you register on Black Friday, you'll have the chance to win your accommodations for the event. That's right; all you need to do is register and you'll be entered into the draw for a complimentary hotel stay at The Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel. And we've got a couple of opportunities to win.
Here is your chance to take in some excellent education, first-rate networking and the opportunity to discuss first hand new products and services at the trade show by registering for The Canadian today!
Don't worry, if you've already registered you will be included in the draw to win.
Follow this link to register today.
How We Are Planning to Keep You Safe
The world has changed immensely since we last hosted an in person Canadian Golf Course Management Conference. We know that getting back to what used to be normal takes some thought and consideration.
The staff and boards from both the CGSA and OGSA want to do what we can to ensure The Canadian is held with attention to your safety. The Canadian will be following all Public Health Measures in place by the Province of Ontario as well as the City of Toronto.
Instituted measures include the need for all attendees, guests, speakers, exhibitors, staff and guests to be fully vaccinated with an approved Health Canada vaccine. That is two (2) valid doses received at least 14 days prior to the start of the event. We will have staff on site to check your vaccine records along with your photo ID at the beginning of the event. Once checked we will have you wear a bracelet to indicate this for the duration of the event.
Masking that covers your nose and chin will be required to be worn during the event; including during sessions and throughout the hotel facility. Masks can be removed for food and beverage consumption. There will be masks available onsite sponsored by Rain Bird should you require one.
Hand sanitizing stations will be available throughout the facility along with reminders to keep a comfortable distance between others. We have a sponsorship opportunity here to provide delegates with an individual sanitizer.
We will also be instituting a colour coded sticker indicating attendees comfort level that will show if you are comfortable with distance, elbow bumps or handshakes.
We will remain committed to institute any new guidelines to follow to keep everyone as safe as possible.
Confirmed Speakers
Our education program, sponsored by Syngenta Canada will include Ph.D.'s sharing their latest research and knowledge with attendees as well as those who have practical experience in their positions.
Some of those confirmed speakers include:
  • Bob Weeks, TSN
  • Tom Hsiang, Ph.D., University of Guelph
  • Katerina Jordan, Ph.D., University of Guelph
  • Eric Lyons, Ph.D., University of Guelph
  • John Bladon, Chimera Group
  • Ian Andrew, Ian Andrew Golf Course Design
  • Edward Snetsinger, Sherrard-Kuzz LLP
  • Bill Godkin, CE Safety
  • Neil Juniper, Turfcare
And sessions on topics including:
  • Parasitic Nematodes
  • Sustainability
  • Risks and Best Practices of Hiring Seasonal Employees
  • Plant Defense Activators
  • Soil Conditioners and Wetting Agents
  • Safety Audits
  • Creating an Internship Program
  • Recent Findings on Dollar Spot Disease
  • Winterizing and Maintaining Your Irrigation System
Note speakers and topics subject to change.
Networking and Social Events
The Canadian Golf Course Management Conference will be offering even more value this year with two breakfasts, the awards lunch sponsored by Bayer, trade show lunch, daily networking breaks with coffee, Opening SociALL sponsored by BrettYoung and evening social function. All INCLUDED in your ALL ACCESS registration fee!
Trade Show and Sponsorship Opportunities
There are booths still available to book for The Canadian Golf Course Management Conference and Trade Show. Come and share your products and services with qualified personnel during the trade show. Book your booth today!
Or participate in the conference with a sponsorship! Many different levels or options are available. If you have a different idea to meet your marketing objectives reach out to Kathryn Wood today.
Book Your Hotel Accommodations Today
All education and trade show events will take place at The Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel. The hotel is located at 123 Queen Street West in Toronto at Queen and University.
We have a special room rate available for attendees of The Canadian - at only $179 per night it's a great option to stay right at the centre of the action. Several options for upgrades to the Club Floor (including access to the Club Lounge) or suites are available as well.
You can book online here.  In order to receive the special group rate you will need to book by December 16th. Should you have any issues with booking, please let Kathryn Wood know at kwood@golfsupers.com. 
Registration is Open for The Canadian Golf Course Management Conference
Let us know if you have any questions -
Registration, Trade Show or Online Auction - Barb Manifold - bmanifold@golfsupers.com
Education, Sponsorship, Hotel - Kathryn Wood - kwood@golfsupers.com
*All registrations received by November 28th by 11:59 pm will be entered into the draw for complimentary standard accommodations at The Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel. The prize will cover room and taxes associated for up to 3 nights a value of over $600. All other expenses or charges will be the responsibility of the individual. There are two (2) prizes available.