COVID Duty of Care

Destination Direct Canada is requiring all attendees [DMO representatives & their associates, partners, hosted buyers, speakers and support staff] to be fully vaccinated prior to attending the event. We will request proof [check with your province for vaccine documentation] of vaccination during the onsite registration process. We are an inclusive organization and would like you to join the event; if you are not vaccinated, please contact us to discuss options.

DDC is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our event participants and those supporting our event. We are working closely with all vendors asking them to adhere to the same protocols as our attendees. While DDC cannot guarantee that attendees will not become infected with COVID-19, DDC has adopted preventative measures to reduce the potential spread of the COVID-19 virus at our event in accordance with COVID-19 guidance provided by the Ontario Ministry of Health and City of Ottawa.


  • Reusable mask will be provided onsite.
  • You may also bring your own mask.

Hand Sanitizer

  • Individual use hand sanitizer will be provided onsite.
  • Hand sanitizer stations will be positioned throughout the meeting space.

In addition, please view the Les Suites Hotel Covid-19 Stay with Confidence guidelines for more information about their safety protocols.


Personal Accountability Commitment
DDC attendees, event organizers and partners agree to engage safely, which includes, but is not limited to: wearing a mask at all times in communal areas; engaging in appropriate physical distancing; following all Ontario Public Health recommended guidelines as much as possible and limiting personal exposure to COVID-19, and; not attending the event if you are experiencing signs & symptoms of COVID-19, or have been recently exposed to, or diagnosed, with COVID-19 and not yet cleared by provincial health authorities as non-contagious.