Meeting Overview & Agenda info


Welcome to North American Skål Congress 2017

The Skål Toronto Club looks forward to welcoming Skålleagues from North America and other countries to the North American Skål Congress 2017. This event will take place Thursday June 15 to Sunday June 18, 2017. This Congress will provide you with great opportunities for networking, excursions including Niagara Falls & its wine region, receptions, a Gala dinner with entertainment and more. We look forward to welcoming you!!


Pre-register online before Friday, September 30th for a chance to win your applicable registration (single, double, congress only or Young Skål). All pre-registered Skålleagues will receive regular updates as congress plans are finalized.


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
  • Chelsea Hotel Toronto
    33 Gerrard St W, Toronto, ON M5G 1Z4, Canada