ATAC Announces its Industry Symposium and Spring Reception

 ATAC is pleased to announce that it will be holding its Industry Symposium and Spring Reception on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at the National Hotel and Suites in Ottawa.  ATAC Members are cordially invited to join us along with invited industry and government guests. These events provide great networking opportunities.  In addition, ATAC will be holding a Special General Meeting of the Members to review the bylaw amendments.

ATAC Special General Meeting of Members

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ATAC Industry Symposium and Spring Reception

Thursday, May 23, 2013

The National Hotel and Suites

361 Queen Street, Ottawa

 

Schedule (Times are subject to change)

14:00 - 14:30 - ATAC Special General Meeting of the Members 

The new Canada Not-For-Profit Corporations Act requires ATAC to amend its Bylaws. The ATAC Board has recently approved the first set of bylaw amendments.  We will be seeking Member approval at a Special General Meeting.  An official Notice of Meeting and a set of modified bylaws will be distributed to members shortly.

 

14:45 - 16:30 - ATAC Industry Symposium with Networking Break

The Honourable Steven Fletcher Addresses Industry "Irritants"

Following the January 23rd meeting in Toronto with the Honourable Steven Fletcher, Minister of State for Transport, and subsequent written input provided by ATAC, the Minister has agreed to speak at the ATAC Industry Symposium on specific irritants arising from Transport Canada Regulations & Regulatory Programs.

 

The symposium will consist of:

14:45 - 15:15 - Networking Break

15:15 - 16:00 - Industry Perspective regarding irritants

16:00 - 16:30 - The Honourable Steven Fletcher addresses industry irritants  

 

16:30 - 18:30 - Spring Reception

 

Registration 

If you wish to attend, please visit our event registration site and complete the online registration form at http://springevent2013.weebly.com by May 9, 2013.  There are no registration fees for these events.  

 

Accommodation at the National Hotel and Suites 

A limited block of rooms is on hold at the rate of $155 for Premier Guestrooms. Cut-off date is April 23, 2013. Studio Guestrooms are also available at the rate of $175 and One Bedroom Suites at $195.  

 

You can book your room by calling 1-855-238-6001 or 613-238-6000. You can also make your reservation by email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Mention Group ID Code "GSATAC" when booking.

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Please contact Debbie Simpson at 613-233-7727 ext. 312 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

General Inquires

Please contact Danielle Lavoie at 613-233-7727 ext 304 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

 

Sincerely,

 

 

John McKenna

President and CEO 

Air Transport Association of Canada