Week #3 Schedule at a Glance


Tuesday, February 16th.

11:00 AM (EST)

Tuesday Talks

Speaker: Rebecca MacKenzie

Duration: 60 Minutes

Topic: Connecting Consumers to Taste of Place

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Wednesday, February 17th.

9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EST)

Greater Sense of Wellness

Speakers: Debbie Mann and Susan Patterson

Duration: 180 Minutes

Topic: You won’t be surprised to hear that Canadians feel that COVID-19 is having a negative impact on their stress levels and mental health. The new Personality Dimensions® Wellness Report couldn't come at a better time. This report, seen through the lens of Personality Dimensions®, will help participants identify how they can have a greater sense of wellness. In turn, it may help them counteract the negative effects of the stress that they are experiencing.

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Thursday, February 18th.

Join FEO's CEO Dave MacNeil hosting Thursday Sessions with the following speakers and panelists:

9:00 AM (EST)

The Importance of a Risk Management Plan


Panelists: Janet Sellery and Peter Ashwin


Duration: 45 minutes


Topic: A risk management plan is an essential aspect of planning any event. A risk management plan identifies all the potential risks that may arise from holding an event and then lists the steps event organisers will take to reduce or mitigate identified risks. Event Safety plans are also key to your organization, staff, volunteers and patrons.

9:45 AM (EST)


Emergency Preparedness

Panelists: Chief Bryan Larkin, Tim Beckett, Rob Ichelson, Todd Schmidt and Adam Strongman. 


Duration: 45 minutes


Topic: Having a good emergency preparedness plan is essential to running a great event. Being prepared for anything that may happen. Join us as panellists discuss the role of police, fire, security, ems and the AGCO play in planning and executing your event.

10:30 AM (EST)


Insurance Post-Pandemic


Panelists: Peter Lough, Joe Czerwinski and Kevin Dannemann


Duration: 45 minutes


Topic: Insurance for your event, corporation, venue, home and auto have all been affected by the latest pandemic. Join our panel as they speak to the future of event coverage and the changes, we need to make to ensure we have the proper coverages moving forward.

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