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Spring Conference Promo 2019 - Watch The Video!


Learn new ideas, strategies, and techniques to help your clubs, areas, and divisions succeed.
Connect face to face and network with like-minded Toastmasters from across Ontario
Be Inspired by Distinguished Toastmasters and District Award Winners who are recognized for achieving their goals
Make New Friends by coming home for a TM Conference - a bi-annual gathering of new & old friends
Re-Energize your passion and regain your focus for your own Toastmasters journey

Spring Conference 2019 - Members Matter

Lisa des Vignes Spring Conference Chair 20192019 Spring Conference Chairs

Lisa des Vignes, ACB, ALS

We are so excited about the upcoming Members matter Spring Conference and hope the video inspires you to volunteer to add YOUR vision of the theme by joining our conference committee and adding to your leadership portfolio. Just contact us to volunteer, or, submit your workshop proposal so you can share YOUR Path with others.

Registration is open and the VIP Early Birds will enjoy preferred contest seating and VIP seating at buffet lunches.

We invite you all, to join us and explore, whether you walk, run, bicycle, paddle, dance, climb or glide your Pathways to Excellence!

Spring Conference 2019 - Accomodations


Hilton Meadowvale Mississauga

Venue: Hilton Meadowvale Mississauga
6750 Mississauga Road, Mississauga ON. L5N 2L3
  Map and Directions | Hilton Meadowvale Mississauga

Special Toastmaster Conference Rates

District 86 has negotiated special discounts for rooms. When you call, mention that you are with the District 86 Toastmasters group to
get the following contracted rates:

  • Book your room early to avoid disappointment! For Pricing and Booking online click here.


Book Now! - 1-905-821-1981


Spring Conference 2019 - Agenda Full

Spring Conference 2019 Agenda Overview  Option 1: Friday/ Saturday Events  Option 2: Saturday/Sunday Events



Friday | April 12

Information & Help

located in the Main Hall
Registration: (2:00 pm - 6:45 pm | 9:00 pm - 9:30pm)
Hospitality: (2:00 pm - 7:00 pm | including ALL Comfort/Network breaks) 
Authors Corner: (3:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Candidates Row: (3:00 pm - 6:30 pm)
Pathways: (3:00 pm - 6:30 pm)
Silent Auction: (4:00 pm - 9:30 pm)
Opt Time Event / Location
    3:30pm Network Break-Coffee/tea served  (Main Hall)
    5:00pm -5:45pm

Workshops Series #1 - Leadership

    5:00pm -5:45pm

Workshops Series #2 - Club Excellence


DTM/First Timers Meet and Greet


Parade of Banners Lineup and Photos


Opening Ceremonies


Parade of Banners


DTM / C&L Recognition Dinner - Everyone invited


Comunication & Leadership, Members Making a Difference (MMAD and DTM Presentation)


District 86 Talent show case

Saturday | April 13

Information & Help

located in the Main Hall
Registration: (7:00 am - 7:50 am | 9:00 am - 10:00 am | 1:00 pm - 1:30pm)
Hospitality: (7:00 am - 7:00 pm | including ALL Comfort/Network breaks) 
Authors Corner: (8:00 am - 6:00 pm)
Candidates Row: (8:00 am - 2:00 pm)
Pathways: (8:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Silent Auction: (7:00 am - 4:00 pm | 6:00am - 11:00pm)
Opt Time Event / Location
      Contestants Briefing (6:30am) 
    7:00am Breakfast Buffet
    7:30am-8:00am District Keynote
    8:15am - 9:00am

Workshops #2 - Speaking for Success

    8:15am - 9:00am

Workshops #2 - Leadership


Judges briefing

    9:00am Comfort Break
    9:15am - 10:00am

Workshops #3 Professional Development

    9:15am -10:00am

Workshops #3 Club Excellence

    10:00am Comfort Break 
    10:15am Evaluation Speech Contest
    11:30am Comfort Break
    11:45am Members Matter Luncheon (Graydon Hall)
    12:50pm Workshop - Leadership, Richard E Peck, DTM, First International Vice President
    1:30pm Network Break
    2:00pm Business Meeting
    6:30pm Comfort Break /Wine Reception (Main Hall) 
    7:15pm Director's Banquet and Ball/ DD Keynote/Installation of Officers
    9:00pm Dance

Sunday | April 14

Information & Help

located in the Main Hall
Registration: (7:00 am - 8:45 am
Hospitality: (7:00 am - 11:45 am
Authors Corner: (8:00 am - 2:45 pm)
Pathways: (8:00 am - 2:45 pm)
Silent Auction: (7:00 am - 12:35 pm)
Silent Auction pickup: (7:00 am - 12:35 pm)
Opt Time Event / Location


    7:00am - 8:00am

Breakfast Buffet

7:30am - 8:30am

Leadership Panel


Judges briefing

8:30am Network Break - Coffee/Tea Served 

International Speech Contest (Graydon Hall)

    11:20am Comfort Break
    11:30am Champion Luncheon, Awards & Douglas Barclay presentation

Keynote - Leadership - Richard E Peck, DTM, First International Vice President

    2:00pm Adjourn