Convention

 

Hotel Information

Novotel Hotel, 3 Park Home Avenue, North York, ON (at the North York City Centre subway stop)

Hotel Cost: $139.00 + tax (single or double occupancy)

  • Hotel reservations may be made directly with the hotel at 416-733-2929 – refer to the group name – Na’amat Canada
  • Or
  • By e-mail to groups@novotelnorthyork.com  and refer to block # 504108

Reservations for the hotel must be made by June 7, 2017

 

Registration Information

Convention Registration cost: $260.00 and includes:

  • Friday evening reception
  • Saturday programs, including breakfast, lunch and evening program
  • Sunday programs, including breakfast and lunch
  • Sunday evening Banquet will be held at Hollywood Banquet Hall, 1118 Centre Street, Vaughn, ON

**Please note: if you would like to bring a guest to convention, or only attend a portion of the convention, you may also purchase day passes or event tickets.  $40 - Friday evening dinner; $25 - Friday evening opening and reception; $90 - Saturday day only; $25 - Saturday evening program and reception; $90 - Sunday day only; $100.- Sunday evening banquet   To purchase your convention package (or just a single day) online, click here, or give us a call at 1.888.278.0792

 

Some of the highlight of our Convention Program

Friday evening dinner: optional dinner at the hotel $40 (extra charge)

Friday evening, July 14, 2017:

6:00 p.m.          Dinner Novotel Hotel - Stage Room

7:30 p.m.           Welcome  - Orit Tobe, National Convention Chair                            

          Greetings:

  • Sarah Beutel, National President Na'amat Canada
  • Galia Wolloch, President Na'amat Israel
  • Galit Baram, Consul General of Israel in Toronto & Western Canada
  • Gerry Anklewicz, Local Convention Chair 
  • Roni Maderer, Toronto President

8:30 - 9:30 p.m.   Cindy Pinkus - Motivational Speaker/Lawyer, "Millennials - Who are they and how do we get them involved"

9:30 - 10:30 p.m.  Dessert reception/Mix & Mingle -  Line Dancing, Bounce Entertainment Dancers

Saturday, July 15, 2017:

8:00 - 8:45 a.m.             Breakfast                                

8:45 - 8:50 a.m.             Greetings from Chellie Goldwater, President Na'amat USA

8:50 - 9:00 a.m.            Na'amat Memory clips

9:00 - 9:45 a.m.            Tammy Anklewicz"Estate Planning and Na'amat"

9:45 -10:15 a.m.            Galia Wolloch, President Na'amat Israel

10:15 -10:45 a.m.          Break

10:45 -12:15 p.m.          Business Plenum

12:30 -  1:00 p.m.          Lunch

1:15 -  2:00 p.m.            Jonathan Mansoor, "How to advocate for Israel"

2:00 - 2:30 p.m.             Shirli Shavit, International Director of Na'amat Israel

2:30 - 2:45 p.m.             Q & A with Shirli

3:00 p.m.                        City Activities & Free time

Saturday evening:

8:00 - 9:00  p.m.           Michael Mostyn, CEO B'nai Brith Canada, "Anti-Semitism in Canada on the rise"

9:00 - 10:00 p.m.           Deb Filler, Comedian

10:00 -11:00 p.m.          Dessert reception / Mix & Mingle

Sunday, July 16, 2017

 8:00 - 8:45   a.m.        Breakfast

 8:30 - 8:40   a.m.        Na'amat Memory clips                                

 8:45 - 9:00   a.m.        Sarah Beutel, National President Na'amat Canada

 9:00 - 9:30   a.m.        Masha Lubelsky, Executive Member World Zionist Organization, “Zionism/Na'amat”

 9:30 -   9:45  a.m.       Sandi Seigel, Education Chair, Q & A

 9:45 - 10:00  a.m.       Break

10:00 - 11:00 p.m.       City Dialogue

11:00 - 11:45 p.m.       Irwin Cotler, Founder & Chair of Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights and former MP and Attorney General of Canada, "International Terrorism and Global Antisemitism What can be done?"

11:45 - 12:00 p.m.       Q & A with Irwin Cotler

12:30 -   1:15 p.m.        Lunch 

1:15 -  1:30 p.m.           Leadership Seminar Presentation                 

1:45 -  2:30 p.m.           Miriam Navy, Legal Support Worker with Act to End Violence Against Women

2:30 - 4:30 p.m.            Rest & prepare for banquet             

 

Sunday evening:

5:30 - 6:30 p.m.             Photos

7:00 p.m.                       Banquet Dinner, Installation and Entertainment. Doris Wexler-Charow will be installed as National President.  The banquet will be held at Hollywood Banquet Hall, 1118 Centre Street, Vaughn, ON

 

Don't miss this opportunity to make new friends and create a sense of community. We look forward to welcoming you to Toronto!  

Additional information will be posted as it becomes available.