Welcome Reception – Thursday, August 17, 2017 ~ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Our Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall follows the afternoon session of the congress and allows for delegates to relax with drinks and hor d’oeurves, socialize with colleagues, take advantage of product discounts being offered at the meeting by our exhibitors and to experience and discuss presentations made by our Tabletop and Poster participants. This aspect of the Welcome Reception continues to be a favorite amongst our attendees.
Gala Dinner – Friday, August 18, 2017 8:00 pm– 12:00 am
Our Gala Dinner will be held on Friday night at the Vancouver Convention Centre. The gala will be a celebration of the ICOI’s 45th Anniversary boasting cuisine and entertainment from “Around the World”. This is a very popular event and typically sells out early. Tickets for the Gala are $150 USD. Please order your tickets on the registration form.
Awards Ceremony for Diplomate/Mastership/Fellowship – Friday, August 18, 2017 ~ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Advanced Credentials’ Awards ceremony will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Please plan to attend the reception which celebrates our newest class of ICOI Diplomates, Masters, Fellows and ADIA Fellows. Attendance at this social event has grown tremendously, as our members have achieved their advanced credentials. It provides an opportunity for family, staff and other ICOI members to celebrate as we toast our newest credentialed members. Please indicate on the registration form the number of guests in your party. Those receiving credentials and one guest are gratis, any additional guests are $25 per person. Dress is business attire.
If you are planning to bring a spouse or companion, please complete the appropriate section of the registration form. A modest fee of $150 will provide your spouse or companion with the following:
- Admission to the Welcome Reception on Thursday evening
- Luncheons with the delegates on Friday and Saturday in the Exhibit Hall
- Morning and afternoon coffee breaks with the delegates in the Exhibit Hall
- Admission to the Exhibit Hall during show hours
Does not include admission to the General Session or Auxiliary Programs.