Building Linkages in Emergency Management Symposium

We are excited to announce the return of Building Linkages in Emergency Management Symposium you won't want to miss it!

Join us for an event that brings together emergency management professionals, first responders and senior municipal staff to review best practices and lessons learned from managing effective responses to real disasters. The symposium provides an excellent opportunity to network with professionals in the field to support the ongoing development of organizational emergency management programs and procedures. The event is attended by over 150 people from across Ontario.

This event will provide an opportunity to learn more about some of the hazards that can occur in our municipalities and how we can prepare and respond more effectively.  Spots are filling up fast and the overnight accommodation room block and special rate ends Wednesday August 16!

Date and time

Tuesday, October 17, 2023 8:30 AM - Wednesday, October 18, 2023 1:00 PM EDT


Holiday Inn & Suites St. Catharines Conf Ctr, an IHG Hotel
327 Ontario Street St. Catharines, ON L2R 5L3

Hotel Accommodations:

Single / Double Occupancy Rate: $149 per room per night plus applicable fees and taxes. Parking no charge.

Reserve by phone:

Call 1-877-688-2324 ext. 2 to make a reservation and quote BLE by Wednesday, August 16, 2023 for the group rate.

Reserve online:

Holiday Inn Online Room Reservation

or visit and enter BLE as the group code

If guests wish to book room types other than those listed under the group block, or wish to arrive early, or extend their stay, call the hotel directly 1-877-688-2324 ext. 2 to make the reservation.

Click here for the agenda, speakers and registration