Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, Canada * Stats: 416.585.8241

* Fax: 416.585.8198

* www.mtccc.com

* Brenda Harrison, director of sales

* e-mail: bharrison@mtccc.com

* What Are We? three-story convention center

* 12 miles from Pearson International Airport

* central downtown location

* within walking distance of 12,000 first-class hotel rooms, entertainment venues,and restaurants

* What's New? recently completed expansion brought the convention center's total square footage to 778,000, which includes 70 meeting rooms, plus pre-function and registration space.

* Where To Meet? seven exhibit halls

* 460,000 square feet of exhibit space

* two ballrooms

* largest room, at 260,000 square feet, holds 4,780, banquet-style

* 1,330-seat, multi-purpose auditorium

* 70 meeting/breakout rooms

* complete communications services

* What's Available? audiovisual

* coat check

* show decoration

* electrical

* food and beverage

* cleaning

* banking

staging

* customs broker

* What's Cool? underground walkways, which connect the center to more than seven miles of underground shopping, transportation, and the Royal York and Sheraton Centre hotels.