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Meeting and conference trends in the Laurentians – themed events

9 February 2017

Interviews and article by Lyne Branchaud

What are the latest meeting and conference trends in the Laurentians? To find out, we talked to three representatives who work in the area: Marie-Chantal Thibault, Sales Manager, Groups & Conferences for theTremblant Resort Association; François Desrochers, Convention and Services Manager at Le Grand Lodge Mont-Tremblant; and Line Latour, Sales Manager at the Estérel Resort.

The last article in this three-part series looks at the most in-demand themes, activities, and entertainment among meeting planners visiting the Laurentians.

Are themed events still in?

Rustic chic is still a popular theme, but it’s often paired with steel or modern, and classic black & white never goes out of style. “The theme is often chosen based on the environment… We’re seeing less décor, it’s simpler and more natural, and there are a lot fewer traditional Western or casino nights,” say Thibault and Latour.

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Source : Tourisme Laurentides

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