A SUMMIT WHERE HOTEL OWNERS MEET LENDERS, LAWYERS & TAX EXPERTS

 

PROGRAM ANNOUNCED

TUESDAY NOVEMBER 17, 2015
Arcadian Loft // 401 Bay Street, Simpson Tower, 8th Floor, Toronto ON, M5H 2Y4

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

REGISTRATION OPENS / BADGE PICK UP 
(Arcadian Loft, Simpson Tower- 8th Floor)

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

NETWORKING BUSINESS LUNCH 
(Arcadian Loft, Simpson Tower- 8th Floor)

Join us for this deluxe lunch prepared by chefs at Oliver and Bonacini. We have selected a diverse range of innovative gourmet dishes rooted in classic regional flavours. Come mingle and connect with conference delegates before the afternoon sessions take place.  

1:00 pm - 1:15 pm

OPENING REMARKS
(Arcadian Loft, Simpson Tower- 8th Floor)

Speaker:
Bill Stone, Executive Vice President | CBRE Hotels

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

 

FINANCE PANEL DISCUSSION
(Arcadian Loft, Simpson Tower- 8th Floor)

Leading financial experts provide advice to owners on making better financing decisions. Get higher proceeds on better terms. Understand the process from the lender’s standpoint and why the capital stack is changing and how this can help you.
 

Moderator:
Bill Stone, Executive Vice President | CBRE Hotels

Speakers:
Jessi Carrier, Associate Vice President | Colliers International Hotels
Mark Kay, President | CFO Group
Ed Khediguian, Senior Vice President | GE Capital
Paul Scholz, Managing Director | Institutional Mortgage Capital

2:15 pm - 2:30 pm

INTERMISSION
(Arcadian Loft, Simpson Tower- 8th Floor)

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

 

TAX PANEL DISCUSSION
(Arcadian Loft, Simpson Tower- 8th Floor)

An effective corporate tax plan means keeping on top of trends and key issues. You should know how new tax laws and developments may affect your business now and in the future. How can you reduce your federal and provincial corporate income and capital tax burden? Learn sustainable tax strategies that can help your business achieve its goals.

Speakers:
Guy Buckley, Partner | BDO Canada
Jason Crane, Vice President, Property Tax | Altus Group

3:30 pm - 4:15 pm

NETWORKING BREAK
(Arcadian Loft, Simpson Tower- 8th Floor)

4:15 pm - 5:15 pm

 

LEGAL PANEL DISCUSSION
(Arcadian Loft, Simpson Tower- 8th Floor)

Canada’s leading lawyers discuss the burning issues impacting hotel ownership and operations. Learn tips to negotiate better financing documentation, hotel franchise and management agreements as well as key labour issues and concerns. Understand how the laws are changing and how they will affect you and your stakeholders.


Speakers:
Jason Arbuck, Partner | Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
Phil Thompson, Principal | Thompson Dymond
Larry Weinberg, | Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP

5:15 pm - 5:30 pm

 

CLOSING REMARKS
(Arcadian Loft, Simpson Tower- 8th Floor)

Speaker:
Orie Berlasso, Managing Director | Big Picture Conferences

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

 

CLOSING RECEPTION
(Arcadian Loft, Simpson Tower- 8th Floor)

 

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