Day 1 - Agenda DAC 2018




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12:00 – 5:00 PM

Registration Hilton

Meet our friendly Knowledge Bureau Ambassadors!   Partake in a lot of high fives and joyous reunions as you drop in to pick up your name badge and conference materials in the beautiful Hilton Hotel lobby which overlooks the historic Plains of Abraham and the gates of Old Quebec City. You’ll love the views and your opportunity to meet the Knowledge Bureau DAC team: ask questions, get oriented and let our team help you make the most of your time at DAC. We look forward to welcoming you!
12:15 – 5:30 PM

Brunch & Discovery tour of Île D’orléans



Set out on the ‘’Road of all Flavours’’ (la route des saveurs).   This is a truly beautiful experience that will engage you in the beauty and history of Old Quebec.  The day will begin with a delicious Brunch Buffet overlooking the Falls at Montmorency, the summer residence of the 1st Duke of Kent.  After Brunch, explore the stunning views from the many lookout points throughout the Park, including a spectacular water fall. The tour will also include stops and taste at The Bilodeau Cider House - the family-owned orchard of over 3000 trees that has mastered, the delicate art of making Ice Cider since 1982.  And you won’t want to miss Cassis Monna & Filles, a local renowned maker of Cassis – a truly fantastic sweet, dark red black currant liqueur found in a Kir Royale.

5:30 – 6:30 PM Speaker and Sponsor Rehearsal


6:30 – 7:00 PM

First Timer Reception

Calling all first-timers at DAC! Please join us for this very special welcome celebration. The DAC is all about great education and great networking and we want to make sure you have chance to shine at both!    We will officially adopt you as part of the DAC family,
hosted by Knowledge Bureau’s Sr. VP of Business Development, Al Jacks.
Dress Code:  Business Casual
Cash Bar

7:00 – 9:00 PM Welcome Reception

Theme - Québécoise in Training!  Join us for this wonderful evening of merriment as we begin our 15th Annual Distinguished Advisor Conference and immerse you in all things Québécoise. Enjoy local traditional fare such as Tourtiere, Pea Soup, Poutine and Sugar Pies. Tap your toes and kick your heels to regional French music, while enjoying the company of your peers and new friends. You never know who may show up!  In fact – we know someone very, very special will be there!  You won’t want to miss meeting him!!
Dress Code: Business Casual, Cash Bar