Ontario East Quarterly Meeting and Networking Event | Ontario East

Ontario East Quarterly Meeting and Networking Event

Event Date: 
Friday, September 24, 2021

Event Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm

Ontario East will be in Perth for our next Quarterly Meeting, to be held at the Best Western Plus Perth Parkside Inn & Spa on Friday, September 24, 2021.

This will be a live, in-person event with all COVID-19 protocols in place.

Registration is free but space is limited. So, sign up quickly for what will be an informative and celebratory session as we slowly move back to a more normal state of engagement!

Final Agenda:

Morning coffee & lunch will be served

1. Registration & Vaccine Screening 

2. Welcome & Introduction 

3. Presentation - Town of Perth 

4. Presentation - Ontario East Program Update

5.  Workforce Development Programs Showcase - Speakers from across the region will highlight successful programming supporting development and retention of skilled workforce in eastern Ontario 

  • Mike Temple, Ministry of Labour, Training & Skills Development
  • MaryAnne Stam, GlobalMed Inc.
  • Alysha Dominico, Ontario East Talent Identification Support Project
  • Javier Bravo, New Canadians Centre
  • Dan Cardinal, Skills Ontario
  • Brad Labadie, Centre for Workforce Development

6. Member Updates Socially Distanced Networking & Lunch 


Overnight Accommodations:

  • Available at the Best Western Plus Perth Parkside Inn and Spa for September 23rd.
  • Rate of $179.99 plus taxes (Light breakfast included)
  • To make your reservation, please contact the hotel directly at 613-326-0082 Ext 1 before September 9th (Room block deadline) and ask for the Ontario East Block.

Hotel Event COVID-19 Guidelines:

  • Attendees will be required to provide proof of 2 vaccines with the second one being no later than September 9th and government issued photo ID.
  • Screening will be required when checking in (standard questions)
  • Tables will be distanced by 6 feet/2 meters int the meeting room
  • Guests must remain seated, except for using washrooms and/or eating their meal
  • Masks must be worn when leaving your table
  • Mingling and circulating in the assigned room is not available 

Event Location: 
Stewart Park Room, Best Western Plus Perth Parkside Inn & Spa
82 Peter Street
Perth , Ontario  K7H 1S2