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As an influential member of the Leaders Circle, you are instrumental in motivating your field’s associations and professional organizations to hold their meeting in Toronto. By successfully supporting a conference bid in partnership with the Leaders Circle, you are attracting world leaders in your field of expertise to Toronto. Watch the video to see how the Leaders Circle has benefited the careers of three professionals.

Mr. Chander Khanna & Mr. David Cherniack - 2018 Parliament of the World Religion's Toronto

"The main theme we have for this Parliament is the promise of inclusion and the power of love"

Dr. Milos Popovic & Dr. Alex Mihailidis - RehabWeek 2019

"Toronto by far leads in the rehabilitation field but also, we have very strong academic departments"

Dr. Upton Allen - 12th International Symposium on Pneumococci and Pneumococcal Diseases

"It's a big event and we were really excited to have our colleagues here in Toronto"

Dr. Gail Darling - 17th World Congress of the International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus

"This conference in particular promotes that kind of collaborative discussion and research"

Dr. Holger Schünemann - 28th Cochrane Colloquium Toronto

"So the Cochrane Collaboration and in particular Cochrane Canada is an important health organization"

Dr. Cameron Mustard - XXII World Congress on Safety & Health at Work 2020

"The theme of the World Congress is prevention in the Connected Age"

Mr. Robert Haller - IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2022

"We're looking to promote innovation and all those entrepreneurs that are here in Canada"

Dr. Sheldon Williamson - IEEE 18th International Conference on Industrial Technology

"The conference was quite successful. We had several areas of collaboration between Canadian and international delegates"

Ms. Jacqueline Bart - 61st UIA Annual Congress

"So it is very exciting, it's gonna be revolutionary in many ways in terms of discussion points"

Dr. M Bitran, Ms. C Paisley-Assoc. of Science-Technology Centres 2019 Annual Conference

"We're delighted that now the whole field of Science Centres is coming to Toronto in 2019"

Prof. Kostas Plataniotis-2021 IEEE Intl. Conf on Acoustics, Speech & Signal Processing

"The 2021 International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing is the premiere conference in signal processing"

Dr. Steven Zhang - 2021 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing

"I feel it is my responsibility and also my obligation to promote our researchers, our universities and our students"

Ms. Corinne Eisenbraun - 19th International Congress of Dietetics

"Bringing the International Congress of Dietetics to Toronto is an opportunity to showcase both the quality of research and the strength of the Dietetics community"

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Case studies from the Future Convention Cities Initiative, including a case study on the XXV Congress of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis conference from Leaders Circle member Dr. Sam Schulman, ISTH Congress President.

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