January is here, which means THE Performance Improvement Conference, taking place April 18-23, 2012, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, will be here before you know it. Begin your travel planning now to ensure you make the most of this year’s conference.

Your Passport
All non-residents are required to have a valid passport to enter Canada. This includes United States citizens. If you do not have a current passport, give yourself enough time to apply for or renew your passport and avoid paying expensive rush fees. Every country has a different process for obtaining passports. Check with your country’s government for details on the application process. Depending on where you live, you may also need a visa to enter Canada. Canadian passport and visa requirements are available at: http://canada.visahq.com/

Accommodations
This year’s conference is being held at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel in downtown Toronto (123 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5H 2M9, Canada, Phone: 01-416-361-1000, Toll-Free: 1-800-325-3535 USA & Canada). Special block rates are available for conference attendees:

  • The group rate is $209 CAD (Canadian Dollar) per night
  • Use the group code ISPI11 when making your reservations
  • The group rate is available three days prior to and three days following the event
  • The group rate is available until March 13, 2012 (subject to availability)
  • Make your hotel reservations online using the conference group code

Getting There
Toronto is served by the Toronto Pearson International Airport. Information on ground transportation from the airport is also available. An airport shuttle with service to and from the Toronto Pearson International Airport is easy to access. Tickets for the shuttle can be purchased from the shuttle driver or you can book your shuttle service online. Please contact the hotel at 01-416-361-1000 for more information.

Conference Registration
And, of course, don’t forget to register for THE Performance Improvement Conference. Early bird pricing has been extended to January 27, so reserve your spot today and enjoy discounted conference registration prices. Don’t miss out on this year’s exciting line-up of expert presenters, practical application workshops, and priceless networking with some of the greatest minds in the industry.