2013 General Information



2013 CHES National Conference
Powering into the Future
Scotiabank Convention Centre, Niagara Falls ON

Travel from Toronto to Niagara Falls

Niagara AirBus provides a shuttle service from Pearson Toronto Airport to and from Niagara Falls. A discount for CHES delegates is offered.
Insert the code 095 in the booking page.

Round trip rates: $78.00 + hst for Toronto Pearson and $72.00 for Buffalo International Airport.

They have also provided a 20% discount on all private exclusive services for all Airports, including Hamilton, Billy Bishop Toronto Island, Toronto Pearson, Buffalo, and Niagara Falls New York International Airports. The code is valid from September 15 to 30, 2013.

Book online
Call reservations 905-374-8111
Email airsales@niagaraairbus.com

Niagara Falls is a true Canadian vacation destination for couples and families alike. Upscale hotels, modern casinos, nightlife and concerts, fine dining, golf courses, spas and wine country is just down the road. For children, Niagara Falls is a veritable theme park with water parks, the Butterfly Conservatory, and Marineland. And let’s not forget the Falls!

Conference and Trade Show:

Scotiabank Convention Centre
6815 Stanley Avenue
Niagara Falls ON


Niagara Falls Marriott Gateway on the Falls Hotel
6755 Fallsview Boulevard
Niagara Falls ON
Tel: 905-374-1077
Cityview Rooms Single/Double Occupancy Sept 17-28, 2013 Online reservations
Fallsview Rooms Single/Double Occupancy Sept 17-28, 2013  Online reservations

A block of rooms is being held at the Niagara Falls Marriott Gateway on the Falls for CHES delegates at the rate of $169 (Cityview room: single or double occupancy), $185 (Fallsview room: single or double occupancy), plus taxes (13% HST). To receive the conference rate, please mention “CHES 2013” when making your reservation. All registrants are required to make their own accommodation arrangements directly with the hotel. Any unbooked rooms will be released for general sale August 21, 2013.

Check-in: 3:00 pm; Check-out: 12:00 pm

Parking: Onsite parking fee: $10/day; Valet parking: $25/day

Smoke-free hotel.

Dress Code
Conference: Business Casual
Banquet: Normal Office Attire

Conference Organizing Committee

 Conference Chair Ron Durocher
 Program Committee Jim McArthur (Chair)
Barry Hunt
Ian Becker
Alain Boucher
George Harron
Bob Hutton
Promotion/Communication Ron Durocher
Exhibits & Sponsors Allan Kelly (Chair)
Kent Waddington (Green Park)
Social & Golf Ken Preston (Chair)
Dave Abbott
Norm Swenker
Student Program Jim Durocher (Chair)


Conference Office
CHES National Office
4 Cataraqui Street, Suite 301
Kingston ON K7K 1Z7

Donna Dennison, Executive Director
Luc Deptuck, Trade Show Coordinator
Tel: 613-531-2661
Fax: 1-866-303-1260

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