Social Events

Cocktail Reception

There will be a cocktail reception on Monday evening, June 17th, taking place in the exhibit halls of the conference. This will be a great chance to chat to colleagues and friends about the first day of the conference and to make plans for the rest of the week.

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Conference Dinner

Our combined evening banquet for both ICCR and MCMA will be in the evening of Wednesday, June 19th, in the Belvedere Hall of the Montreal Science Centre within the beautiful Old Port of Montreal.

Our catering partner Olive Orange will prepare a selection of dishes representing Montreal and Canada to showcase the culinary delights of the region.

As for the entertainment – Dance Knights Live Band will make sure you dance the night away…

There will also be an opportunity to take group pictures in the photo booth – with props provided – for guaranteed fun!

We look forward to seeing you there.

Directions to the Belvedere Hall.


MCMA Reception

We invite all delegates who signed up for the MCMA program to attend a second reception of the week, on Thursday evening, June 20th. This reception will take place on hotel’s Festival Terrace on Level Six. We are sure therewill be plenty to discuss following the previous evening’s dinner…



Photo by Benoit Rousseau, © Les FrancoFolies de Montréal

Looking for more? Check out the Francos

Francos de Montreal will be taking place at the same time as ICCR-MCMA 2019. This popular festival will be running for the 31st time, showcasing francophone music and artists from the local region as well as from around the world. Most of the shows are free, and some can be seen right from the patio of the conference venue.

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