ICANM 2017: International Conference & Exhibition on Advanced & Nano Materials
August 7-9, 2017, Toronto, Canada
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ICANM 2017 will take place from  August 7 to 9 at the Four Points by Sheraton Toronto Airport. Toronto is Canada's largest city, the fourth largest in North America, with a  population of about 2.8 million people and it is ranked one of the world's most livable cities.

Four Points by Sheraton is minutes from Toronto Pearson Airport  with easy access to Toronto downtown via the Union-Pearson Go Train (only 25 minutes from downtown Toronto).

 
 Accommodation

A block of bedrooms has been reserved for Conference participants at the Four Points by Sheraton Toronto airport.                                                                                                                                                                    

Hotel offers complementary:                                                                                                                        => Free Wireless Internet access in all Guest Rooms, and Public Areas


=> Free use of the Business Center                                                                                         

=> Free transportation to and from the Airport by dedicated 24-hour shuttle service

   

=> Free use of recreational facilities that include an indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna, and fitness centre.


=> Free local and 800/888 telephone calls

   

The rates per room (single or double) is $145.00 per night (subject to applicable taxes) .     


The block of bedrooms will be held until July 29, 2017. Any reservations made after this date will be accepted on a space and rate availability basis.


Reservation


There are 2 ways that you can make your reservation:


1) Contact the hotel directly at 1-800-565-5769 (from Canada & USA) or at 905-678-1401(from anywhere else) and mention the call in code ICANM2017


2) Online – Click here to make reservation online



Getting Around

Once you arrive in Toronto, the city is easy to navigate with a strong grid street layout, one of the most extensive public transit systems in North America and a large number of attractions concentrated in a walkable downtown.

Public Transit

There are a number of transit agencies serving the communities around Toronto including GO Transit connecting the city with surrounding communities and the TTC (Toronto Transit Commission) serving Toronto proper. The TTC uses a single fare system. To change between the different modes of transportation or routes a transfer is sometimes required from either your driver or from a machine in a subway station. The TTC will accept cash but offers discounted tokens, day, week and monthly passes. The day passes being particularly popular for visitors.

Taxi

Taxi service in Toronto is easy to find and there are many taxi companies to choose from. Fares are standard, metered and non-negotiable. For more information on how to hail a taxi and other information you can visit Tourism Toronto's website.

 
 
Useful Information


Language

The language for the conference is English. English is the main language in Toronto.

Tourist Information

Please check the web site at  http://www.seetorontonow.com/ for further information.

Currency

The Canadian currency is the Canadian Dollar. For the latest exchange rate please check http://www.oanda.com/currency/converter/

Electricity

The electrical voltage in Canada is 110 V, 60 cycle AC. Adapters can be found at most electrical stores nearby.


Visa for International Participants

Participants requiring a visa for entry into Canada are strongly advised to apply for the appropriate Visa in their own country as soon as possible. Click Visa Information  for additional info.

Climate

Early August weather in Toronto is usually beautiful and pleasant.  More information on the current weather and forecasts in  Toronto can be obtained from the Environment Canada Web site .




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