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October 5, 2020


Exhibition Place is pleased to report that we have received the Safe Travels Stampdesignation from the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) and Tourism Industry Association of Ontario (TIAC).

The WTTC and TIAO have created a self-certified Safe Travels Stampbased on worldwide industry protocols the WTTC has put together for every aspect of the hospitality and tourism sector. The specially designed stamp will allow travellers to recognise governments and companies around the world which have adopted globally standardized health and hygiene global protocols – so consumers can experience ‘Safe Travels’.

“Exhibition Place is proud to receive the Safe Travels Stamp on the heels of being the first Convention Centre in Canada to receive the Global Biorisk Accreditation Certification designation (GBAC)”, said Laura Purdy, General Manager of Exhibition Place. “The Exhibition Place team works co-operatively with the Chief Medical Officers of the City of Toronto and the Province of Ontario to ensure compliance to the guidelines as they relate to the meetings and convention industry.  Receiving the Safe Travels Stamp demonstrates our commitment to the health and safety of staff, clients and their visitors as we host safe meetings and gatherings.” 

For more information, please visit: https://www.tiaontario.ca/cpages/safetravelsstamp