Manning Centre Leadership Debate

March 05, 2020

Dear Friends,


We are pleased to announce that a leadership debate between candidates vying for leadership of the Conservative Party of Canada will take place on the opening night of this year’s Manning Networking Conference Thursday March 26, 2020.

All eight candidates so far approved by the Party have agreed to participate, however, only those candidates which have met the Leadership Election Organizing Committee’s verified criteria as of the final March 25th cutoff will participate in the debate the following day. 


Will you join us?


This year’s Manning Networking Conference and first ever Best Practices Forum will take place March 26-28, 2020 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa. The full agenda is now posted.

Just $399 gets you four meals, access to the exhibitor hall and all sessions. We also have a special student rate of $149 and a VIP rate of $1,000 (that supports student attendance – thank you!). Finally, for those of you just interested in attending the leadership debate, a special Thursday night only rate of $70 ($40 for students) is available (this includes the debate and receptions).


We are also pleased to offer the following:


·       Discount air travel provided by our sponsor Air Canada. Please use code HH4VD4K1 

when booking at;

·       Discount room rate of $199 provided by our host property the Westin OttawaThis is

the final week rooms are available at this rate.


We look forward to welcoming you to Ottawa!


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