Conference Social Events

Exhibit Area
Refreshment breaks sponsored by:
AFP-Québec Chapter

The exhibit hall hosts vendors showcasing a wide range of new and innovative tools, products and services related to strategic charitable giving. Source the tools you need to succeed and establish business connections. Refreshment breaks, draws, games and other entertainment will make the exhibit area a great place to network.

Welcome Reception
Wednesday April 10 4:30
Sponsored by: PearTree Canada

Enjoy a warm Montréal welcome as you mingle with our exhibitors and sponsors and connect with old and new colleagues and friends. A jazz duo will provide the creative ambiance.

Dine Around
Wednesday April 10 6:30
Meet up with friends or join new colleagues and experience the diverse restaurants of Montréal. A list of restaurants are available when you register.

Price: $various
Deadline to book: March 22, 2019
Suggested Attire: Business casual

CAGP Reception and Banquet
Thursday April 11 6:00 – 11:00 p.m.

Banquet reception sponsored by: Montréal Children’s Hospital Foundation
Banquet sponsored by:
Legacy Leaders Inc.
Banquet entertainment sponsored by: Great-West Life


Tour of the Montréal Musèe des Beaux-Arts Exhibition
Thierry Mugler: Creatures Of Haute Couture
Friday April 12 – 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

As the first exhibition on French creator Thierry Mugler, this Montréal premier will reveal the multiple universes of this undeniably artistic figure – visionary couturier, director, photographer and perfumer – in a retrospective of his work, especially his ready-to-wear and haute couture creations. It will bring together more than 130 outfits, most of them never shown before, created between 1973 and 2001, as well as many unseen archival documents and photos by great artists and photographers.

Includes: 60 minute English tour (Gallery closes at 5:00 p.m.)
Not included: Transportation (20 minute walk from the hotel)

Price: $17.70 (plus HST)
Deadline to book: March 22, 2019

Photo Credit: Alan Strutt, Yasmin Le Bon On Stage at the London Palladium, 1997, Les Chimères collection, haute couture fall / winter 1997–1998, “Mythical beast” long sheath gown with scale-look body, feathers and horsehair embroidered with rhinestones, articulated golden bodice. © Alan Strutt