Events

Find out what health care and life sciences sector events are taking place across the country.

19/06/2019 Calgary The Hon. Bill Morneau, Canada’s Minister of Finance at the Economic Club of Canada

Wednesday, June 19 | 7:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.

The Westin Calgary
320 4th Avenue SW, T2P 2S6
Calgary

Since 2015, the Government’s plan for the economy has delivered real results for Canadians and their families. Across the country, a strong and growing middle class is driving economic growth, creating new jobs and more opportunities – but there is more work to be done.  Hear from Finance Minister Bill Morneau as he speaks about the changing nature of our economy, the importance of helping the energy sector grow and prosper, and how the Government’s plan to invest in the middle class is building a better future for all Canadians.

Join the Economic Club of Canada in Calgary for this exclusive speech by Minister Morneau.

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24/06/2019 Toronto The Hon. Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Canada’s Minister of Health at the Empire Club

Monday, June 24 | 12 p.m.

Arcadian Court
401 Bay Street, Simpson Tower, 8th Floor
Toronto, Ontario

Topic: From hospital to home: Preparing our health care system for an aging Canada.

The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor was elected in October 2015 as a Member of Parliament in the riding of Moncton–Riverview–Dieppe. Ms. Petitpas Taylor serves as the Chair of the Subcommittee on Private Members’ Business of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs, and is a Member of the Subcommittee on Private Members’ Business of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs, and of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs. She also served as the Deputy Government Whip from December 2015 to January 2017. In January 2017, she was named Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance.

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27/06/2019 Toronto Pathways to Access and Reimbursement (formerly Pharma Symposium)

Wednesday, June 26 to Thursday June 27, 2019

Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
123 Queen Street West
Toronto, ON
M5H 2M9

Public and private payers are looking to harness innovative solutions to ensure plan sustainability, lessen the financial burden on the healthcare system and improve patient outcomes. Precision medicine holds significant potential to strengthen a value based approach. However, it remains largely unclear how the implementation of a Canadian Pharmacare system would address the patchwork of coverage and cost of advanced therapeutics. In this evolving landscape, manufacturers will be required to optimize HTA submissions and commercialization strategies through increased collaboration with stakeholders.

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13/08/2019 Toronto CMA Health Summit: Connected in Care

Monday, August 12 to Tuesday August 13, 2019

Metro Toronto Convention Centre
255 Front St West
Toronto, ON
M5V 2W6

The full potential of our health systems rests in our ability to Connect with each other, as physicians, patients, providers and leaders. We must also drive better connections between data, innovation and technology. Join the CMA Health Summit to learn from experiences, leverage best practices and actively engage on the policy issues that will lead to a better ecosystem of care.

The second annual CMA Health Summit will be held in vibrant downtown Toronto at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. This year, the focus is Connected in Care. Hearfrom stakeholders about how best to integrate services into a high functioning system of care; foster effective information exchanges; scale up virtual care; identify which policy issues should be debated during the 2019 federal election, and more.

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19/09/2019 Toronto This is Long Term Care 2019: Transforming aging together

Tuesday, September 17 to Thursday, September 19, 2019

Beanfield Centre
105 Princes’ Blvd
Toronto, ON
M6K 3C3

With a roster of first-rate speakers and an array of workshop and oral sessions, the conference will educate and entertain over 650+ delegates, including owners and operators, senior managers, and department heads in long-term care and aged care from Ontario, Canada and abroad. This event provides you with ample networking opportunities, meals at events, participation at the education sessions, and much more!

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24/10/2019 Red Deer ACCA IQ 2019: Catch the Wave!

Wednesday, October 23 to Thursday, October 24, 2019

Sheraton Red Deer
3310 50 Avenue
Red Deer, AB
T4N 3X9

The Alberta Continuing Care Association (ACCA) has been hosting the Inspiring Quality conference for a number of years. This year, IQ 2019: Catch the Wave! features a strong trade show of over 70 exhibitors. IQ is held in conjunction with ACCA’s Awards of Excellence which highlights individuals dedicated to improving the quality of life for those in their care and who are acting as role models in continuing care delivery. This is a unique opportunity to mingle and share insights and experiences with colleagues, consumers, service providers, health care professionals, retailers and industry representatives, make IQ 2019 a must-attend event.

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24/10/2019 Markham OSCA Conference: Community Connect

Wednesday, October 23 to Thursday October 24, 2019

Hilton Suites
​Toronto/Markham Conference Centre & Spa
8500 Warden Avenue
Markham, ON
L6G 1A5

Disruptive change can often be marked by uncertainty and ambiguity; however it also offers opportunities for advancement and growth! Embracing these opportunities can be inspiring – learn how to identify and take a leading role in collaborating towards a silo-free future as the health system undergoes significant transformation.

Dynamic sessions will leave you re-energized by highlighting how to leverage the strengths and leadership of home and community support. This year’s conference is all about acquiring the tools you need as leaders in home care, independent living and community support to thrive in this new cooperative sector and health system environment.

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