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TOURISM Toronto and its meet­ings, con­fer­ences and events unit Busi­ness Events Toronto hosted 26 city-wide con­ven­tions in 2018 - a new record for the num­ber of city-wide con­ven­tions held in a sin­gle year.

The to­tal tops the 2017 record of 18 events.

“Busi­ness events are a thriv­ing and vi­tal part of our tourism in­dus­try that con­trib­utes $33b in di­rect spend­ing in Canada, di­rectly em­ploys 229,000 peo­ple and C$19b of GDP, ” said Heidi Welker, Chair of Meet­ings Means Busi­ness Canada.

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