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2017 Spring Technical Meetings

April 19-25 ~ Ottawa, ON

TAC’s councils and committees will meet at the Ottawa Marriott Hotel. Meetings are free and open to all TAC members unless otherwise indicated.

View the preliminary meeting program. Please check back regularly as the program is continuously updated.


Online registration is now closed.

To register onsite,  visit the TAC Office at the Elgin Salon, Lower Level, Ottawa Marriott Hotel.


OPEN TO ALL MEETING PARTICIPANTS

LUNCH & LEARN (presented by CITE and TAC)
Friday, April 21; 11:30-13:30

Topic: Ottawa Stage 2 LRT

Presenter: Chris Swail, Director O-Train Planning, City of Ottawa
Chris is responsible for the delivery and implementation of the planned $3 billion Stage 2 Light Rail Transit (LRT) extensions of Ottawa’s Confederation and Trillium Lines. A former Chief of Staff to the Deputy City Manager of Planning and Infrastructure, his job is to coordinate the implementation of the City’s expanded O-Train LRT network. Chris also assisted in leading the city-wide review and update of land use, transportation and infrastructure policies that make up the Official Plan, Transportation Master Plan, Infrastructure Master Plan, Cycling Plan and Pedestrian Plan, the policies which helped guide the development of the Stage 2 project. An Ottawa native, Chris holds a Master’s Degree in Philosophy and English Literature from the Simon Fraser University.

Registration Fee: $50
Registration can be made online or visit the TAC Office onsite (Elgin Salon, Lower Level, Ottawa Marriott Hotel) before 12:00 pm on Thursday, April 20 to purchase tickets (subject to availability).

TAC RECEPTION

Light food, cash bar
Saturday, April 22; 18:00-21:00

OFFICIAL HOTEL* RATES LOCATION
OTTAWA MARRIOTT HOTEL

Book Online

or
1-800-853-8463
Reference: Transportation
Association of Canada

Traditional Room
$172/night

Guaranteed until March 19


100 Kent Street
Ottawa, ON K1P 5R7

Map

*Staying at the official hotel controls meeting costs and underuse penalties for TAC.  

Use these suppliers and promotional codes for travel April 18-28, 2017:

SUPPLIER DISCOUNT PROMO CODE
PORTER AIRLINES 10% on base fare TACS17
WESTJET 10% on base fare MRE0TW2
AIR CANADA 10% (except Tango) V9YM4M31
VIA RAIL 10% (except Escape fares) 13422
AVIS Based on selection Y218522

Contact conference@tac-atc.ca with any questions.