New Hyatt Place Ottawa West hotel
Opening May 27, this modern and earth-friendly hotel is located in the Nepean neighbourhood of Ottawa, just west of the city centre. It offers 140 comfortable and spacious rooms, including 10 suites appointed with modern accents, that are ideal for business trips or vacations. The Hyatt Place Ottawa West features an on-site restaurant, bar, indoor pool, and fitness centre. Conveniently, this pet-friendly property is within walking distance of business parks as well as breweries, restaurants and attractions. Learn more
Event in a box
As a rental company, Mastermind Event Rentals have pivoted in a variety of capacities to keep the lights on. They help meeting planners curate and deliver unique “event-in-a-box” packages, handle all the logistics of packing to bring your event to your participants’ doorsteps safely, either delivered across Ottawa (they have an alcohol delivery license) or shipping the flavours of Ottawa to delegates and participants across the country. Learn more
New outdoor activities for summer 2021
Interzip Rogers is the first interprovincial zipline in the world, connecting Ottawa, Ontario and Gatineau, Quebec! Participants will be able to enjoy a 360-degree view of Parliament Hill, the downtown cores of both Ottawa and Gatineau, the Gatineau hills, and Chaudière Falls. The twinned 1,400-foot zipline more than 120 feet above the Ottawa River is planning a June opening. Outdoor enthusiasts should also head to Camp Fortune this summer, for the unveiling of Gatineau Park’s latest addition: a recreational mountain coaster!
Your ultimate guide to multi-city hybrid events
This free white paper by the Hybrid City Alliance came together through various workshops, by engaging in dialogue with industry professionals, including planners and suppliers. The white paper sets out to define what it means to run a multi-city hybrid event, help choose whether or not to organize an in-person, digital, or multi-hub hybrid event (including the various challenges and benefits of each), provide ideas and guidance on the design of a successful multi-hub event, all while considering sustainability and safety challenges (available June 1). Learn more