EAST 2017

Stay where energy ignites!

An unparalleled location for our AWC conference!

Come join us at the breathtaking, 53 storey Hilton Niagara Falls/ Fallsview Hotel and Suites located directly across from the Fallsview Casino Resort – Grand Hall where our conference will be held. View the falls from the rooftop restaurant or just step out on the patio from our conference doors and enjoy the breathtaking view of the Falls.

Exclusive Rates and Perks for AWC EAST 2017 Guests at Hilton/Fallsview Hotel in Niagara Falls!

  • Great hotel rate of $129 plus taxes per night
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in guest rooms and in the meeting space
  • *NEW* special conference rate for transportation from Toronto & region airports to the Hilton Fallsview Hotel and return, details here.

The Hilton is located at 6361 Fallsview Blvd, Niagara Falls, phone 1-905-354-7887 or 1-888-370-0325 or visit

Book your hotel accommodations at the AWC group rate here.

If you have any further requirements just call us at 403-686-8407.

Funding could be available in your province!

In Ontario, women attending AWC EAST 2017 can apply for the following:

AWC is now recognized by the Ontario Province as a training program eligible for delegates to receive funding!

For a producer:

An individual’s participation may be eligible under the producer stream of cost-shared funding assistance through Growing Forward 2 (GF2), should the applicant meet the eligibility requirements outlined in the program guide. Please see page 14 of the GF2 Producer program guide.

For a processor:

The last intake for cost-share funding assistance under the processor stream closed November 3, 2016 and applications to this stream are no longer being accepted by the ministry. If a processor has already been approved for funding to attend the Advancing Women’s conference, the ministry will provide the approved cost-shared funding assistance amount towards the eligible expense. However, if attendance at the conference was not identified in the approved application, the ministry is unable to deem those costs as eligible under the project.

In Manitoba, producers attending AWC EAST 2017 can apply for the following:

The GF2 Growing Competitiveness – Next Generation program provides funding for individual skill development and professional consulting services that enhance business management, including assessment, analysis, financial planning, risk management, marketing and leadership. Please follow the link for more information:  Growing Competitiveness – Next Generation

In Saskatchewan, producers attending AWC EAST 2017 can apply for the following:

This training program is registered with Saskatchewan Agriculture’s Farm Business Development Initiative (FBDI) which is part of the Federal-Provincial Growing Forward 2 suite of agricultural programs. For more information please visit your nearest Regional Office or visit the FBDI website:

Some images of the beautiful accommodations at the Hilton Niagara/Fallsview: