If you plan to attend both the Annual General Meeting and the Conference please register for both using the links below.
Allied suppliers are welcome to attend the afternoon Conference sessions. Please use the link below to register.
Please note: Once you register for the Conference, you are welcome to attend all the sessions or those that best fit your schedule. See the Conference schedule below.
10:00 AM - Annual General Meeting (closed session – MHA hotel members only)
Presenters: MHA President & CEO Scott Jocelyn and MHA Chair Justin Schinkel
Please join us for this annual update about the MHA’s work on behalf of members, including financial performance, government advocacy and COVID-19 response.
1:30 PM: The Importance of Online Reviews for Your Hotel
Presenters: Adam Dooley and Stephanie Fung, Dooley PR
Learn how to effectively respond to positive and negative online reviews, and how to earn more five-star ratings.
2:30 PM: Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries (MBLL) Update
Presenter: Manny Atwal, President & CEO, Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries
Hear directly from the MBLL President & CEO about the corporation’s performance, strategic direction, and future plans for liquor sales and VLTs.
1:30 PM: Vaccination in the Workplace
Presenter: Kristin Kersey, Lawyer, TDS
Hear from an employment lawyer about the legal considerations and implications for implementing a vaccine policy for your staff.
2:30 PM: Mental Health – Finding Your Voice
Presenter: Allan Kehler, Out From the Shadows Consulting Inc.
Be inspired as you reflect on the importance of mental health and learn how to help create wellness in your workplace.
1:30 PM: Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) Update
Presenter: Susie Grynol, President & CEO, Hotel Association of Canada
HAC will send a video greeting providing an update on their advocacy at the federal level.
1:45 PM: Travel Manitoba Update
Presenter: Colin Ferguson, President & CEO, Travel Manitoba
Colin Ferguson will provide an update on all things tourism in Manitoba.
2:15 PM: The Hotel Industry and the Road to Recovery
Presenter: Emile Gourieux, STR
This session will examine current and future Canadian hotel performance and recovery, with a special focus on Manitoba.
3:15 PM: Closing Remarks
MHA President & CEO Scott Jocelyn