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Conference Banquet, Wednesday evening, July 28, 2010

The conference banquet on Wednesday evening, July 28, will take place at Toronto’s downtown lakefront entertainment venue, the majestic Liberty Grand. Originally constructed in 1926, this 100,000 square foot complex blends a Beaux Arts monumental exterior with classical interior finishes. The crystal chandeliers, 27-foot ceilings, iron-laced balconies, arched windows, imported period furnishings, and magnificent domes and columns evoke an elegant historic atmosphere. For more information, visit http://www.libertygrand.com/

Banquet speakers: Colin and Julie Angus, recipients of National Geographic’s 2007 Adventurer of the Year Award. Together they explore the world using human-powered modes of transportation. Through exploration and adventure, they strive to motivate others to lead active and environmentally sustainable lifestyles. For more information, visit http://www.angusadventures.com/index.htm find cheap airfares.