RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg hosts city-wide “Canadian Chemistry Conference & Exhibition” with over 1,300 delegates

Winnipeg, Manitoba – June 3, 2024 – The RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg welcomes the highly anticipated Canadian Chemistry Conference & Exhibition (CSC 2024) this week, from June 2-6. This esteemed event will bring together over 1,300 delegates from across Canada, including leading professionals, researchers, and students in the field of chemistry.

“We’re excited to welcome the Canadian Chemistry Conference & Exhibition to our vibrant city,” said Natalie Thiesen, Vice President of Tourism, Tourism Winnipeg. “This prestigious event highlights advancements in chemistry and reinforces Winnipeg’s reputation as a premier destination for major citywide meetings and conventions. Tourism Winnipeg’s business development team bid on and attracted this event, with an estimated $2.1 million economic impact. In partnership with RBC Convention Centre, this conference will bring many delegates to Winnipeg’s downtown, where they can experience our city’s unique culture, food scene, hospitality, and attractions.”

The Chemical Institute of Canada is enthusiastic about bringing CSC 2024 to Winnipeg. Josephine Tsang, Executive Director of The Chemical Institute of Canada, shared, “CSC 2024 is one of the most prestigious events in the chemical sciences in Canada. It showcases groundbreaking advancements in chemistry and brings together a vibrant community of professionals, researchers, and students. We are thrilled to partner with the RBC Convention Centre to facilitate an environment where innovative ideas and collaborations can thrive, contributing significantly to the field of chemistry and beyond.”

Drew Fisher, President and CEO of the RBC Convention Centre, expressed his excitement about hosting the event. “On behalf of the RBC Convention Centre, I’m thrilled to welcome back over 1,300 delegates to our beautiful city for the Canadian Chemistry Conference & Exhibition. Hosting this prestigious event once again, after first welcoming it in 2007, is a testament to our ongoing commitment to excellence and our ability to provide an outstanding experience for every guest, every event, every day. The conference will significantly boost our local economy, driving tourism and supporting local businesses around Winnipeg, especially within downtown.”

CSC 2024 promises to be an event filled with numerous activities, including a dynamic career fair, a prestigious awards ceremony, multiple panel discussions, and an industry tour. These activities, alongside an excellent scientific program, will provide delegates with a comprehensive and enriching experience. “The Canadian Chemistry Conference & Exhibition offers an invaluable opportunity for our community to showcase its vibrant and diverse cultures, innovative spirit, and warm ‘Winnipegger’ hospitality”, Fisher adds.

The RBC Convention Centre, known for its state-of-the-art facilities and exceptional service, is set to provide an ideal venue for CSC 2024. Delegates will have the opportunity to engage in a comprehensive scientific program, network with peers, and participate in various activities that promote professional growth and collaboration. Fisher emphasized, “We look forward to collaborating and networking with all stakeholders to ensure this event is a resounding success and a memorable experience for everyone involved. Welcome to Winnipeg!”

For full information and schedule for the 2024 Canadian Chemistry Conference & Exhibition, please visit the official event website: https://www.cheminst.ca/conference/canadian-chemistry-conference-and-exhibition-csc-2024/

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