Travel

Hotel Information:

SecTor has negotiated discounted rates with the following hotels. There is currently high demand for hotel rooms during the conference. We encourage conference participants to make their hotel arrangements well in advance.

Strathcona Hotel
60 York St, Toronto, ON M5J 1S8 

Smart Two Twins: $179/night + fees and taxes
Smart One Queen: $179/night + fees and taxes
Executive One Queen: $199/night + fees and taxes
Executive One King: $199/night + fees and taxes

If you would prefer a phone reservation, please call (416)-363-3321 or (855)-516-1092, and request “Sector Conference Attendee Block” or provide group code “652296” to attain the negotiated room rates.

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Radisson Admiral Hotel – Toronto Harbourfront
249 Queen’s Quay West, Toronto, ON, M5J 2N5

Single or Double Occupancy: $269/night + fees and taxes

If you would prefer a phone reservation, please call (416) 203-3333 or (800) 333-3333, and request “SecTor Conference” to attain the negotiated room rates.

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MTCC - South Building, 222 Bremner Boulevard, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 3L9

MAP of MTCC – Roads, entrance, parking – click here

South Building Parking

The entrance to the South Building parking garage is on Lower Simcoe St. just north of Lakeshore Blvd. and just south of Bremner Blvd.

 

Public Transportation:

The MTCC is just a short walk from Union Station via the Skywalk. For more information, visit www.ttc.ca or www.gotransit.com

Traveling to Canada? For detailed information on entry requirements see the Government of Canada’s Visit Canada webpage.

Arriving at Pearson International Airport: UP Express
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Pearson International Airport is approximately 24 kilometres from downtown Toronto and handles all major national and international carriers.  The Union Pearson Express offers a direct train service from the airport to downtown Toronto. Trains depart every 15 minutes and the journey takes 25 minutes.

The UP Express Station is located right beside the blue Link Train at Terminal 1. The Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) is a short walk from Union Station via the PATH’s Skywalk.

Get a discount on your travel with UP Express!

Just visit UPexpress.com before October 1, 2018 and use promo code SECTOR2018  to get your 25% discount on adult return tickets (round-trip) from Pearson Station to Union Station ($18.50 CAD)

  • select “From Pearson To Union,”
  • select an adult return ticket for your round-trip
  • Add to order then click the ‘Buy Now’ button and then Checkout to pay for ticket

At checkout…

  • apply the promo code SECTOR2018 during purchase

Arriving at Billy Bishop

Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is a few minutes via complimentary shuttle, taxi or transit from downtown Toronto. The airport is accessed via a short ferry ride or a quick walk through the pedestrian tunnel. The airport offers service to over 20 cities in Canada and the United States with a connections to many international destinations.

Public Transportation:

The MTCC is just a short walk from Union Station via the PATH’s Skywalk. For more information, visit www.ttc.ca or www.gotransit.com.

Restaurants

360 Restaurant, 301 Front Street – Dining at the top of the CN Tower
Lone Star Texas Grill, 212 King St West – Tex-Mex food
Marben, 488 Wellington Street – Modern Canadian cooking
Momofuku Noodle Bar, 190 University Avenue – Fusion food
Taverna Mercato, 120 Bremner Blvd Suite 100 – Classic and simple Italian

Bars

Steam Whistle Brewing, 255 Bremner Boulevard – Home to the SecTor Networking Reception & Party on Tuesday October 2, with Brewery and taproom
Bier Markt, 58 The Esplanade – Extensive beer selection and European brasserie-inspired menu
The Loose Moose, 146 Front Street West – “Serving the largest draught selection in downtown Toronto”
Wayne Gretzky’s, 99 Blue Jays Way – Sports bar with Wayne Gretzky’s personal collection of memorabilia
Bar Hop, 391 King St. West – Craft beer and upscale comfort food

Attractions

Many of Toronto’s greatest attractions are within walking distance of the SecTor venue. Here are a few suggestions.

Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO), 317 Dundas Street West
Royal Ontario Museum (ROM), 100 Queen’s Park
CN Tower, 301 Front Street West
Hockey Hall of Fame, 30 Yonge Street
The Distillery District, Mill Street between Cherry and Parliament (pedestrian-only cultural and retail village)
Kensington Market, multicultural neighbourhood with unique shops, cafes, bars and restaurants

SPECIAL BULLETIN REGARDING HOTELS FOR SECTOR 2018

As SecTor 2018 draws closer, exhibitors and attendees are from time to time subjected to improper solicitation from unaffiliated hotels or third-party housing agencies.  Hotels listed on this web page are the sole SecTor approved hotels for the event.  SecTor, in our efforts to provide exhibitors and attendees with a quality event, encourages you to book your accommodations using the reservation phone number and/or links provided above.  Any offers from other hotels and/or housing agencies are not endorsed by SecTor 2018.