2014 OKA Conference & AGM

November 8-9, 2014

Hilton Hotel & Suites - Niagara Falls, Ontario


The 2014 OKA Annual Conference Registration is now open. The Board of Directors, and the 2014 Conference Committee look forward to welcoming you to the 32nd Annual Conference at the Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls, Fallsview, in Niagara Falls, Ontario.



Please take the time to review the program completely to familiarize yourself with the conference sessions prior to proceeding to the online registration form at the link below:






Once again we are offering an extra-early-bird rate of $299 + tax for the Full Conference ONLY - this rate is only available until midnight on August 29. After this dealine the fees will increase automatically. Please note that the extra-early-bird rate is 100% non-refundable and non-transferable. If you thing that you may need to cancel or transfer your registration you should register at the standard conference rate (certain cancellation fees still apply).


As in previous years, registration for the conference is completely on-line regardless of whether you are paying by credit card or cheque. If you know your registration login details from previous conferences the system will recognize you and populate your contact details, however, please review to ensure that they are correct. If you do not know your previous login details please create a new profile for yourself by completing the required fields.



OKA has also negotiated special accommodation rates at the Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls/Fallsview in Niagara Falls, Ontario. Please support the OKA Conference by using the preferred hotel. OKA Conference rates are guaranteed until October 15, why not bring your family for the weekend and take advantage of all that Niagara Falls and the surrouding area has to offer.

Reservations under the OKA Group can be made online at The Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls, Fallsview by following this link to the Private Online OKA accommodation website.

Alternatively you can contact Hilton Reservations directly in Niagara Falls at 1-905-354-7887 and provide the group code "OKA" so that the reservation agent will be able to provide you with the preferred conference rate. 


2014 Exhibitor and Sponsorship Package Now Available!

The 2014 Exhibitor and Sponsorship Package is now available at this link. If you have any questions please contact the OKA office.

The 2014 Conference Committee looks forward to your participation.


2014 Graduate Student Poster Presentation

Once again for 2014 we will be holding a Graduate Student Poster Presentation as part of the Networking Reception on the Saturday afternoon (November 8). The notice regarding the poster presentations is available at this link. Interested parties should be sure to make their abstract submission prior to the September 26, 2014 deadline.