Meeting Overview & Agenda info


Join us at the 2017 North American Skål Congress!

Skål Toronto looks forward to welcoming fellow Skålleagues to the 2017 North American Skål Congress in Toronto that will take place from Thursday, June 15 to Sunday, June 18, 2017. Our Congress will provide you with great opportunities for networking while experiencing all that Toronto and the surrounding area has to offer. There will be ample opportunity to share ideas and business practices with fellow Skålleagues in both formal and informal sessions. Our agenda includes informative and thought-provoking business sessions plus an excursion to Niagara Falls that includes a visit to the falls followed by wine-tasting and dinner at a world-renowned Niagara Region winery.

Congress highlights:

* Opening Night reception * Opening Ceremony with keynote speaker * educational seminars * excursion to Niagara Falls * Skål Canada AGM/Skål USA AGM * Gala Reception and Dinner to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday …. and much more!

Register and pay your deposit before Monday, October 31st for a chance to win your registration! Click here for complete registration details

Toronto is a sophisticated, cosmopolitan city and a gateway to a vast and diverse region including the World Famous Niagara Falls.  Toronto features a compelling combination of natural escapes, Canadian heritage, ethnic diversity and a growing urban core with big-city amenities like shopping, arts and dining.


  • Toronto is the fourth-largest city in North America, after Mexico City, New York and Los Angeles
  • We are centrally located between New York City, Chicago and Montreal. Toronto is within a 90-minute flight for over half the U.S. and Canadian population.
  • Toronto is the top Canadian domestic business travel destination and the most popular choice for U.S. sponsored association meetings outside the U.S.
  • Famous for its diversity, Toronto may be the world’s most global city, with 50 per cent of the population born outside of Canada.
  • Some 130 languages and dialects are spoken in Toronto.

North American Skål Congress 2017 Agenda

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Thursday June 15 to Sunday June 18, 2017

Chelsea Hotel Toronto
33 Gerrard Street West
Toronto, ON M5G 1Z4

Thursday June 15
All DayDelegate arrivals / Reception Desk Open / Excursions
6 – 10 pmWelcome Reception and Dinner
Friday June 16
All DayReception Desk Open / Excursions
7:30 – 9 amBreakfast
9 – 10:30 amOpening Ceremony & Keynote Speaker
10:30 – 11 amCoffee Break
11 – 12 pmEducational Seminars
12 – 2 pmLunch & Trade Show
2:30 – 10 pmDepart to the Niagara Region
Visit World Famous Niagara Falls
Enjoy Tasting &Dinner at a Niagara Winery
Return to the Chelsea Hotel Toronto
Saturday June 17
All DayReception Desk Open / Excursions
7:30 – 9 amBreakfast
9 – 12:30 pmSkål Canada & Skål USA AGMs
12:30 – 2 pmLunch
2:30 – 5 pmSkål Canada & Skål USA AGMs
7 – 8 pmGala Reception
8 – 12 amGala Dinner with Entertainment
Sunday June 18
All DayReception Desk Open / Delegates Departures / Excursions
7 – 10 amBreakfast

Host Hotel

  • Your room at the host hotel is included in your conference package