Spring Conference 2018

April 21-22, 2018
Holiday Inn Toronto – Yorkdale



2018 D60 Simply The Best Day 01
2018 D60 Simply The Best Day 02
2018 D60 Simply The Best Evaluation Contest
2018 D60 Simply The Best International Speech Contest
2018 D60 Simply The Best District Directors Dinner
2018 D60 Simply The Best DTM Award Ceremony
2018 D60 Simply The Best Conference Planning
All Conference Pictures can be found in the location below,

Keynote Speaker

Conference Agenda


Video Contest

Ticket Sales Ended. Contest tickets at the Door $40 cash
Full Conference Package   $299
One-day Package – Saturday, April 21   $199

Includes: Continental breakfast; opening ceremony and Parade of Banners; choice of two workshops; Communication and Leadership Award lunch; International speech contest; business meeting, leader elections and DTM ceremony; District Director’s dinner and keynote speaker Sheryl Roush; and live band karaoke.

One-day Package – Sunday, April 22   $109

Includes: Continental breakfast; plenary workshop by Sheryl Roush; Evaluation contest; choice of one workshop; and George Keenan Award lunch.

Communication and Leadership Award lunch – Saturday, April 21   $65
George Keenan Award lunch – Sunday, April 22   $65
District Director’s Dinner, Keynote Address by Sheryl Roush, Karaoke Concert – Saturday, April 21   $90
International Speech or Evaluation contest – $40 at the door, cash only
Keynote speaker

Sheryl Roush, DTM, Accredited Speaker and CEO of Sparkle Presentations Inc., bringing out your best!

What to Expect

Benefit from two days of strategic career development workshops and inspiring speakers and leaders:

  • 10 workshops on leadership, communications and personal development led by subject matter experts
  • Special keynote speaker Sheryl Roush, DTM and Accredited Speaker
  • International Speech and Evaluation competitions
  • Communication and Leadership Award lunch honouring Dr. Ann Cavoukian, one of the world’s leading privacy experts.
  • George Keenan Award lunch honouring Phyrne Parker, DTM
  • District Director’s dinner
  • Saturday night entertainment
  • DTM Award ceremony
  • Hall of Fame – educational accomplishments
  • Business meeting
  • District leader elections
Saturday night entertainment

Live karaoke band by Toronto’s own By Request.

  • Pick a song
  • Belt it out
  • Be a rock star!


Conference Sponsorship






Tri So Property Services



Whether this is your first conference or you’re a regular conference attendee, we are committed to planning a conference where you will learn how to achieve your best through an engaging, relevant and fun program.

Conference Chair:  Gilles Robert, ACG CL Springconference@toastmasters60.com

Workshop Chair:  Andrew Mertens, ACG ALB workshops@toastmasters60.com

Communication and Leadership Award:  Emilio Morales, DTM PRM@Toastmasters60.com

International Speech and Evaluation Contests Coordinator:  Christine Scollon-Umphrey, ACS ALS FM@Toastmasters60.com