SOCIAL PROGRAM AND ACTIVITIES
SATURDAY , OCTOBER 13, 2012
Canwest Meet & Greet Social Event Conference Kick-Off!
8:00 - 11:00 pm
New Brunswick Room, Mezzanine Level 2, Hotel.
Join us for an evening of refreshments, entertainment and networking social.
SUNDAY , OCTOBER 14, 2012
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Van Horne Ballroom, 2nd Floor, Conference Centre.
Join us in the CanWest trade fair to meet and mingle with other delegates and
our industry sponsors.
Celebration of our Education
6:00 - 7:30 pm
President’s Hall Foyer, 2nd Floor Conference Centre.
Cocktails and hors d’oeurves accompany greetings from the UCVM and WCVM in this
intimate social gathering.
MONDAY , OCTOBER 15, 2012
CanWest Banquet (Dinner & Dance)
7:00 - 11:00 pm
Cascade Ballroom, Mezzanine Level 2, Hotel
Join us for a seated meal followed by dancing with Entertainment by
Bowl Fulla Soul
Year round Activities
- Downtown Banff: Features
numerous shops, art galleries, museums and restaurants. Spend an afternoon
taking a relaxing stroll down Bear Avenue, or take a carriage ride - steeped in
- Banff Hot springs: Banff Upper
Hot Springs offers visitors the opportunity to soak outdoors in soothing hot,
100% natural spring water, surrounded by magnificent mountain views. Open year
- Banff Gondola: Just a 5-minute
bus ride from downtown Banff. This gondola offers an 8-minute ride to the summit
of Sulphur Mountain, at an elevation of 2,281m (7,486 ft). At the summit is an
observation deck with several outdoor terraces, as well as a restaurant and gift
shop. An incredible vantage point.
- Sightseeing & Wildlife viewing:
Banff offers exquisite natural phenomena and wildlife year round including
numerous glaciers, lakes and hoodoos. Animals are abundant: elk, deer, bighorn
sheep, bears, coyotes, wolves, marmots, ground squirrels, ravens, owls and so
many more species. And they are surprisingly accessible, both within the town
site of Banff, and throughout the surrounding park.
- Other: Hiking, trail rides,
rafting tours, helicopter & motor coach tours are all additional ways to see and
enjoy this beautiful park.
Banff Springs Historical Tour
Saturday, October 13, 2012, 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Heritage Hall, Mezzanine Level 1, Hotel.
Hotel guests: Free with a room card; out of house guests: $15.00/person (tickets
available from the Concierge desk, main lobby).
Willow Stream Spa
Banff Springs Hotel, Main level
Delegates are encouraged to book their spa treatments early! Delegates are
responsible for payment of all spa services.
Energy makes the difference between just living .... and living well. The
Fairmont Banff Springs’ Willow Stream Spa is a sanctuary where the purity of
oxygen intoxicates, strengthens and revitalizes both body and mind. Surrounded
by mountain vistas, ancient glaciers and emerald waters, the Willow Stream
offers a serene location guaranteed to restore balance & energy.