2020 Annual Meeting in Toronto

The 72nd AFCCE Annual Meeting will take place in Toronto, June 25 through June 27.  A Thursday afternoon tour of the  CBC Broadcast Center will kick off the event, followed by an evening reception.  Saturday will end the event with the traditional evening dinner banquet.  Friday will include a tour of the CN Tower followed by the business meetings.  Register online for the AFCCE event using the form at the bottom of this page.  Cost remains the same for 2020 (Members $375, guests $275 (USD)).

Please note that each person will need a Passport to enter Canada.  Passports can take up to 6 weeks to obtain/renew, so please keep this in mind when planning your trip.

Airline flights should be made into either Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) or Billy Bishop City Airport (YTZ).  The former is a 35-min train ride into town while the latter is in town, but has limited carriers).

One King West is the official hotel AFCCE has contracted with for lodging and is also the venue for the Thursday reception and Friday business meetings.  A former historic bank converted to a boutique hotel, it is located in the center of Toronto’s downtown core and connected to the PATH system, the largest underground shopping complex in the world.

One King West Lobby

AFCCE has negotiated a special hotel rate of $279 Canadian per night ($212 USD per exchange rate on 1/30).

Please note that all guestrooms are non-smoking with one King Bed.  Optional Double Beds can also be accommodated by request.  Valet parking is available for $49 per night.  The AFCCE registration and hotel booking deadline for the Annual Meeting is April 30.

To book your room, you must call or email the hotel directly:
1-416-548-8100 or reservations@onekingwest.com
AFCCE Block and Discount please use: Group Code 200625HOME

Nearby optional group activities being considered:
Group Tour of CN tower (Friday)
Show at 2nd City Comedy Club (Thursday or Friday evening)
Exploring Toronto’s Distillery District (Friday evening)
Tour of historic castle Casa Loma (Saturday morning)
BlueJays-Angels MLB game (Friday evening or Saturday afternoon)

Distillery District

Additional information on other activities, transportation logistics and a final itinerary will be sent as the date approaches.  If you plan on attending, please go ahead and register and reserve your hotel room at One King West.  You will note that we have requested a head count for the CN Tower tour on the registration form below to get a head count estimate for planning purposes.