STOP PLANNING MEETINGS,
START DESIGNING

SHARED

EXPERIENCES

 


STOP PLANNING MEETINGS,
START DESIGNING

SHARED

EXPERIENCES

 

 

 

 

Shared Experiences are Unforgettable.

Learn how to create them at WEC19.


Creating shared experiences is the ultimate goal for you as a meeting and event professional. MPI’s World Education Congress in Toronto will be show you how to do it. The learning will be social. The connections meaningful. The business exchanges purposeful. And you’ll have a shared experience like no other—with thousands of your peers in Canada’s Downtown.

 

 

DEAR WORLD
WATCH DEAR WORLD
WEC 2019 Keynote Speaker
Dear World is a tool that connects people through their meaningful stories and helps individuals find purpose.

 

 

VINH GIANG
WATCH VINH GIANG
WEC 2019 Keynote Speaker
Vinh Giang will captivate you while teaching you transformation strategies.
WEC 2018
WATCH WEC18 RECAP
WEC 2018
Take a look at last year’s conference and feel the excitement.

 

 

 

 

Program at a Glance

Unless noted, all events take place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Event time, name and date all subject to change.
Check back often. The Program at a Glance is continually updated.

 


FRIDAY
JUNE 14

 

2:00 - 6:00PM

Registration Open

 


 

8:00AM - 5:00PM

Executive Education Certificate Program
(Additional Fee and Registration required)

 


 

5:00 - 7:00PM

Chapter Business Summit Reception
(By invitation only)

 


 

5:00 - 7:30PM

Hosted Buyer Reception
(By invitation only)

 


SATURDAY
JUNE 15

 

7:30AM - 6:00PM

Registration & Information Desks Open

 


 

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Pre-Conference Certificate Programs
(Additional fee and registration required)

 


 

8:00AM - 5:00PM

Chapter Business Summit Reception
(By invitation only)

 


 

8:15AM - 5:45PM

Hosted Buyer Program
(By invitation only)

 


 

10:00AM - 12:00PM

IBOD & GBOT Meeting
(at the Fairmont Hotel)

 


 

4:30 - 5:30PM

Friends of Bill W Meeting

 


 

6:30PM - 10:00PM

Opening Night Celebration at Echo Beach

 


SUNDAY
JUNE 16

 

7:30AM - 5:30AM

Registration & Information Desks Open

 


 

9:00 - 11:00AM

Hosted Buyer Program
(By invitation only)

 


 

9:30 - 11:00AM

Concurrent Education Sessions

 


 

11:15AM

Opening General Session

 


 

12:30 - 2:00PM

Lunch/Networking

 


 

2:15 - 3:45PM

Concurrent Education Sessions

 


 

4:15PM

General Session

 


 

5:15 - 6:15PM

Friends Bill W Meeting

 


 

5:15 - 6:15PM

International Reception
(By invitation only)

 


 

6:15 – 7:15PM

Joint Chairman's Reception
(By invitation only)

 


MONDAY
JUNE 17

 

7:00AM - 5:15PM

Registration & Information Desks Open

 


 

7:00 – 8:00AM

CMM/CMP Breakfast

 


 

8:00 – 10:30AM

Concurrent Education Sessions

 


 

8:00 – 12:00PM

IBOD Meeting (TBD)

 


 

11:00AM – 1:00PM

Michael Cerbelli’s: The Hot List™: 2019: Lunch

 


 

1:30 – 3:30PM

Concurrent Education Sessions

 


 

2:15 – 4:15PM

M3 Meeting (TBD)

 


 

4:00PM

General Session

 


 

4:45 – 5:45PM

Friends of Bill W Meeting

 


 

6:00 – 9:00PM

MPI President's Dinner
(ticketed event) at the Hilton Toronto

 


 

9:30PM - 1:00AM

MPI Foundation's Rendezvous
(ticketed event) at the Toronto Event Centre

 


TUESDAY
JUNE 18

 

8:00AM - 2:00PM

Registration & Information Desks Open

 


 

8:00 – 9:15AM

Concurrent Education Sessions

 


 

9:30AM

General Session

 


 

11:00AM - 12:15PM

Concurrent Education Sessions

 


 

12:30 - 2:15PM

WEC 2020 Preview Lunch

 


 

2:45PM - 5:00PM

Concurrent Education Sessions

 


 

2:45 - 6:00PM

Optional City Experience

 


 

5:15 - 6:15PM

Friends of Bill W Meeting

 


 

6:30 - 10:30PM

Closing Night Celebration at Rebel Toronto

 

 

 

 

 

What to Expect from WEC19

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EXPERIENCE EXPERTS

Scientists, artists, business leaders. We bring subject matter experts from all around the world and across different industries. Past speakers include Deepak Chopra, Jeff Lieberman, Phil Hansen, Steve Wozniak, Mel Robbins and Mike Shea.

VIEW SPEAKERS

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NOT JUST WHAT YOU LEARN, BUT HOW

From keynotes to concurrent education sessions; from the networking functions to the food, every component of WEC19 is designed to recharge you and the experiences you design. Take a look at the education we have planned, and expect more to be announced very soon!

VIEW EDUCATION SESSIONS

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CANADA’S DOWNTOWN

A modern mosaic of cultures, textures and technology, Toronto is the perfect place for a shared experience. Through its food, culture and people, you’ll learn and connect in authentic, meaningful ways.

EXPLORE TORONTO

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PLANNERS: WANT TO ATTEND AT NO COST?

Education, networking and face-to-face meetings with suppliers that fit your business needs. All at no cost if you qualify.

Apply for the Hosted Buyer Program