Ten Top Reasons to Put the
2018 ISCPP Symposium on your Bucket List!
Winter has yielded up here in Canada and preparations for this year’s Symposium along with the weather are starting to heat up. In this regard, I am happy to announce that we have put the program on the web-site.
I would also like to encourage you to attend the Symposium, by sharing a list of Top Ten Reasons for attending the Symposium.
Top Ten Reason No. One
According to the Planet Ware web-site, Niagara Falls is Canada’s most internationally recognized attraction, visited by millions of tourists each year.
Top Ten Reason No. Two
Niagara Falls is ideally located just 40 minutes from the Buffalo airport and less than90 minutes from downtown Toronto, home to nearly three million people.
Top Ten Reason No. Three
Niagara is wine country with 105 wineries located in close proximity including Wayne Gretzky’s Estates Winery. For a complete list of wineries, check out the Niagara Winery Guide.com at http://www.niagarawineryguide.com/niagara-wineries-city/.
Top Ten Reason No. Four
Niagara Falls is home to three large Casinos including Fallsview Casino, Casino Niagara, and the Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino.
Top Ten Reason No. Five
Niagara Falls is chock full of attractions and things to do. For a taste of what Niagara has to offer check out the following web-sites:
Top Ten Reason No. Six
We’ve made having fun easy. We have organized a fabulous night out starting with a three course meal at MaGilligan’s, an authentic Irish pub located within the hotel. From there we travel up the Skylon Tower to cap off the day with a spectacular light show featuring twenty-one, 250,000,000 candle power (you read that right) xenon spotlights! To purchase your tickets and take advantage of the group pricing rate, check out the ISCPP web-site.
Top Ten Reason No. Seven
We’re not through having fun! We have negotiated a group rate for the Niagara Adventure Pass, which will provide you with a discount to four wonderful attractions including the Journey Behind the Falls and a two-day
hop-on, hop-off bus pass that can be accessed in front of the hotel. For further information check out www.niagaraparks.com/visit-niagara-parks/plan-your-visit/deals-packages/ and watch for the code that will be sent out in May so you can take advantage of this great deal.
Top Ten Reason No. Eight
You ain’t seen nothing yet, Believe it or not! including Clifton Hills and the Ripley’s museum. Clifton Hill is a unique part of the Canadian Landscape and well worth an afternoon. From the shops, to restaurants and many attractions, there is no other place quite like it. Be sure to check out the deals on attending the attractions at www.cliftonhill.com/packages/niagara-build-a-package.
And don’t forget to take in the sights and sounds of Louis Tussaud's WaxWorks, Ripleys 4D Moving Theater and Ripley's Odditorium at the Ripley Museum while there.
Top Ten Reason No. Nine
Niagara-on-the-Lake. Niagara-on-the-Lake is a tourist destination all unto itself. It is a picturesque historic town with lots to see and do. You can take in this can’t miss experience by visiting the many shops and restaurants while strolling along the streets or attending a live theatre show at the Shaw Festival, all of which is an easy twenty minute ride down the picturesque Niagara Parkway.
Top Ten Reason No. Ten
We have saved the best for the last, the 2018 ISCPP Symposium will soon be here! This year’s Symposium is shaping up to be a can’t miss event with an all-star line-up of Canadian talent featuring a treasure trove of Canadian Best Practices. In addition to the line-up previously announced in the December edition of the Practitioner, we have added Dr. Leena Augimeri, co-founder and developer of SNAP (Stop Now and Plan), along with Dr. Felix Munger of the Canadian Municipal Network on Crime Prevention and three-time ISCPP Award Winning Safe City of Mississauga.
And don’t forget about attending the pre-Symposium ICPS class. The class offers a comprehensive, 3 day program covering 19 core areas. The program results in students earning the International Crime Prevention Specialist (ICPS) professional designation that they can place behind their names.
And if that were not enough, we have just extended the early pricing by 6 weeks! So what are you waiting for? It’s now time to act for this once in a generation opportunity! For more details about the Symposium and hotel information, check out our web-site at www.iscp.org.