Metro Toronto Convention Centre
The Travel Summit takes place at the state-of-the-art Metro Toronto Convention Centre in the heart of Downtown Toronto, steps away from the city's world-class attractions.
We'll have two full days of keynote and breakout sessions and ample networking time for you to build strong connections with 500 fellow travellers over the weekend.
Learn to Travel Better
The Travel Summit is the #1 place to learn how to elevate your travel. Discover how you can maximize your rewards points to travel the world at a fraction of the cost.
The Travel Summit 2022 Speakers
Every Passport Stamp
More speakers to come.
Choose from four tracks of breakout sessions depending on which travel topics interest you most.
Absorb one track throughout the weekend, or mix-and-match – the choice is yours.
Either way, catch up on video recordings of all of the sessions after the event.
New to the art of travelling the world on points? Our introductory sessions will teach you everything you need to know to start flying high in no time.
Intro to Travelling on Points for Canadians
An introduction into the art of travelling the world on points, with a focus on the Canadian landscape. Learn how rewards points can save you thousands of dollars on travel, all while opening up travel experiences you never thought possible.
Intro to Aeroplan
Dive into Canada's largest airline loyalty program and learn how to redeem your Aeroplan points for amazing value across Air Canada and partner airlines.
US Credit Cards: Land of the Free (Travel)
The United States is the world's hottest market for credit card bonuses and benefits. Here's how to make the most of US credit cards as you travel the world, as told from both American and Canadian perspectives.
The Power of Transferable Rewards
Don't get locked into just one airline or hotel program. Learn to maximize flexible points currencies like American Express, RBC, HSBC, Chase, Capital One, and more to unlock the ultimate travel value.
How to Earn Elite Status Without Flying
Is it possible to climb the ranks of elite status without stepping on a plane? From status matching to spending thresholds, find out how to earn airline & hotel elite status without meeting the usual requirements.
All About Airport Lounge Access
Gain access to swanky airport lounges before your flight, the perfect place to grab a drink or relax. You'll never think about the airport experience the same way again.
If you're on the road often, learn about how to maximize the travel tools and loyalty programs at your fingertips to elevate your journeys.
Airline Elite Status
Super Elite. Concierge Key. Oneworld Emerald. What does it all mean anyway, and how can you optimally tailor your flying patterns to unlock the best elite benefits possible?
Loyalty Under the Hood
Ever wondered why loyalty programs exist and how they're profitable? Get a behind-the-scenes perspective from your favourite industry experts.
Optimizing Paid Fares
Points are awesome, but a deep understanding of paid fares can also help you unlock luxury for less. Learn how to spot the best flight deals and work them to your advantage.
Hotel Elite Status
Suite upgrades, evening receptions, and free breakfast. Is there any more a frequent hotel guest can ask for? Learn how to maximize your elite status to secure the best hotel experiences.
Understanding Award Availability
You've earned the points, now how do you spend them? Searching for award availability and building travel itineraries is an art on its own. Find out how the experts do it.
Air Canada eUpgrades
Air Canada's upgrade currency is a complex beast at first glance, but understanding it is very much the key to unlocking business class flights at economy prices.
Ever dreamed about seeing all of the world's wonders or flying in every First Class cabin? We'll show you how to make your bucket list a reality.
Beach cabanas, desert reserves, and overwater villas. Discover how to redeem your points towards unforgettable stays at the world's best high-end hotels and resorts.
The World’s Best First Class Airlines
The next best option when flying private isn't an option. Learn about the world's best First Class flying experiences and how to book each and every one of them on points.
Family Travel on Points
Whether it's Disney World or Dubai, travelling with kids on points is daunting... or is it? Learn the best family travel tips from those who leverage points to gallivant with their little ones in tow.
The Road to 193
Taking the phrase "travel the world" quite literally, delve into the ultimate bucket list item of visiting all 193 countries in the world – with rewards points as a key tool along the way.
The Art of Persuasion
Sometimes things just don't go your way. Sometimes you wish you got just a little more. Master the "human element" of getting your desired outcomes as you travel the world.
Bucket List on a Budget
It's no secret that travel can be expensive, even with points to offset the costs. What are the best ways to tick off your bucket-list items as a budget-conscious traveller?
The travel landscape is transforming at a rapid pace. What does the future of travel look like, and what does it mean for travellers as we explore the world?
The Logistics of Post-Pandemic Travel
From navigating entry requirements to buying the right travel insurance, here's how to ensure you have the best experience possible when embarking on a new era of travel.
The Future of Aviation
From economy class to premium cabins, how has the aviation industry changed over the last two years? What's temporary and what's permanent?
Travel & Content Creation
The internet has given rise to a new generation of travel content creation. Learn to forge a career in documenting your adventures, whether through written content, YouTube, or social media.
Finding Identity Through Travel
Hear from seasoned travellers on how the pursuit of travel and novel experiences from around the world has served as a key form of identity exploration and expression.
Unlocking Travel Freedom with Real Estate
Learn from experienced experts how to earn passive income through real estate and maximize rewards points at the same time to achieve a lifestyle of travel freedom.
Digital Nomadism & Location Independence
Ever dreamed of living and working anywhere in the world? Explore the pursuit of digital nomadism, the ultimate dream for the freedom-seeking traveller.
Sessions are subject to change. Check back soon for the full event schedule and agenda.
Get Your Tickets Now
- Access to The Travel Summit Toronto 2022 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre
- Lunch on both days
- Video recordings of keynote and breakout sessions
- Special offers from leading travel brands
- More exciting event features to be announced.
Get your ticket before June 30, 2022 to enter the first of our many amazing prize draws for the event: a $500 (CAD) Air Canada gift card.
Accommodations – Coming Soon
Check back soon for discounted hotel rates near the event venue.
Frequently Asked Questions
When will The Travel Summit take place?
The Travel Summit is a two-day event. It will be held on Saturday, October 29 and Sunday, October 30, 2022.
Where is The Travel Summit being held?
The Travel Summit will be hosted at the Metro Toronto Convention Center (MTCC) in the North Building located at 255 Front St W, Toronto, ON, M5V 2W6, Canada.
What is included in my ticket?
Your ticket includes entry into both days of The Travel Summit, where you will have access to all presentations and networking sessions. Lunch will be provided on both days.
Your ticket will also include a digital copy of all of the presentations, which will be distributed after the event.
What will my weekend at The Travel Summit look like?
Both days will feature a planned schedule alternating between presentations and networking breaks, from 9am to 5pm. Be sure to arrive early on Saturday for registration.
We also encourage you to make yourself available for evening events throughout the weekend.
How will I get my ticket?
Digital tickets will be sent to the email address attached to your order. If you have not received your digital ticket within 24 hours of purchase, please check your spam or junk folder and then reach out via the contact form.
Please bring photo ID when you arrive, so we can confirm your registration with or without your ticket handy.
Are tickets refundable or transferable?
Due to our commitment to the event venue, we are operating a staggered structure for the refund deadline:
- 100% refund by July 29, 2022
- 50% refund by August 29, 2022
- 25% refund by September 29, 2022
We are unable to issue any refund amount after September 29, 2022.
Tickets can be transferred to another attendee until October 28, 2022 for a $50 (CAD) administrative fee.
Will the information presented be geared towards and/or applicable to attendees from outside Canada?
Travel is a global pursuit, and we have built The Travel Summit to be a “Canadian and global” event.
The information presented in our breakout sessions will cover both the Canadian and American travel & rewards landscapes in depth, and the majority of sessions will be equally applicable to attendees from all over the world.
How long will the sessions be?
The keynote speeches, breakout sessions, and panel discussions will each be about 60 minutes long, including time for questions from the audience.
Who do I contact about dietary restrictions?
Guests that have any type of dietary restriction should reach out via the contact form no later than October 1, 2022 in order to be accommodated.
Can I become a sponsor of The Travel Summit?
Yes! We are always happy to hear from high-quality sponsors who wish to be part of The Travel Summit. Please reach out to us via the contact form to learn more about our sponsorship opportunities.
Any more questions?
We are here to help! Please reach out via the contact form if you have any inquiries.