What are the topics on the agenda?

Symposium provides a forum for industry experts, regulators and the advisor community to exchange ideas on the sector’s most pressing legal and regulatory issues through interactive panel discussions and lively presentations.

What are the ticket prices for the event?


Member: $299 +HST | Non-Member: $399 +HST


Member: $319 +HST | Non-Member: $419 +HST

What is the refund policy?

For every ticket cancellation there will be an administrative penalty fee of $25 plus HST. Deadline to cancel is Thursday, November 7 by 4pm ET.

Alternatively, you can transfer your ticket to someone from your team or company by contacting Advocis Member Services at info@advocis.ca or 1-877-773-6765. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferrable after Thursday, November 7.

Can I purchase a table or tables for Symposium 2019?

Yes. Tables of eight can be purchased for $2,250 plus HST. To purchase a table please contact Advocis Member Services at info@advocis.ca or 1-877-773-6765.

How many CE credits can I earn at Symposium 2019?

Symposium 2019 has been accredited for 5 Institute accredited CE credits. We will also apply for CE accreditation to the Alberta Insurance Council and other provincial jurisdictions. The number of CE credits will be determined by each institution after Symposium 2019 on Tuesday, November 12.

Is there a corporate rate at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Toronto?

No, a corporate rate will not be available at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel. To view the best offers please visit the Ritz-Carlton website.

Are there any other hotel options around the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Area?

I would like to be a sponsor. Who can I connect with?

Please contact Legal and Regulatory Affairs at regulatoryaffairs@advocis.ca for further information.

My company is interested in being an exhibitor at Symposium. Is this an option?

Yes. Please contact Legal and Regulatory Affairs at regulatoryaffairs@advocis.ca for further information.

Who usually attends Symposium?

Financial services industry executives, regulators, politicians, financial advisors and planners, lawyers, media.

What is the dress code?

Business casual.

Will live streaming (webcast) of the event be available?

There will be no webcast.

Can I purchase a ticket on the day of the Symposium 2019 event?

Previous events have sold out before the day of the event, so we strongly recommend purchasing your ticket in advance to avoid disappointment.

Depending on availability, “walk-up” purchases may be available. Purchases at the event will be strictly by credit card only.

What commuting and parking options are available at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel?

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