Conference 2021

November 23-24, 2021

Cruising Again

PCVA Fourth Annual
Meeting and Conference

November 23-24, 2021
Le Germain Hotel Toronto, Toronto

Cruising Again is our theme this year. We’ve all had rough waters the last two seasons but there is a sea change on the horizon.


Program highlights:

Tuesday, November 23

  • Advocacy and Training Updates – Kurt Huck
  • Catherine Foskett, Tourism Lead, Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
  • Beth Potter, CEO, Tourism Industry Association of Canada
  • Insurance in our New World – Mike Delaney, RIO Insurance
  • John Higham, Regional Director Ontario, Transport Canada
  • PCVA Member Panel – Operating in a COVID Environment and Lessons Learned

Wednesday, November 24

  • Legal Lessons Learned During Covid –Rui Fernandes, Fernandes Hearn LLP
  • Julie Gascon, Director General, Transport Canada
  • Annual General Meeting, Election and Townhall
  • Solutions for Human Resources – Phillip Mondor, President and CEO, Tourism HR Canada
  • Working as Partners – Vince Accardi, President, Motorcoach Canada & OMCA
  • Chris Bloore, President and CEO, Tourism Industry Association of Ontario // Troy Young, CEO, Attractions Ontario


With special thanks to our Sponsors:

Captain Sponsor


Chief Mate Sponsors

Engineer Sponsors

Deckhand Sponsor


Tuesday 23rd & Wednesday 24th November 2021
Le Germain Hotel Maple Leaf Square, 75 Bremner Boulevard, Toronto
> Le Germain Hotel Toronto Maple Leaf Square – Google Maps
Pre-Conference Reception: Monday 22nd  November at 7:00 PM



Tickets are available to PVCA Members Only. Please contact
Registration closes November 17th for In-Person Tickets and November 19th for Virtual Tickets.

In-Person: $550 per person
Virtual: $100 per connection
Companion (Dinner Cruise in Toronto Harbour): $130pp 

*Costs exclusive of tax.