Annual Scientific Meeting

June 16-19, 2024

St. John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador

Delta Hotels St. John’s Conference Centre

Social Events

Enjoy the scheduled Social Events during the 2024 CCMG-CCGM Annual Scientific Meeting and take time to enjoy what St. John’s has to offer!

St. John’s may be one of the oldest cities in North America, but its playful spirit can be felt everywhere.

Welcome Reception and Keynote

  • Date: Sun Jul 16

  • Opening Reception: 6:00-6:30 pm

  • Keynote: 6:30-7:30 pm

Event Details

Join us for food and drink prior to our keynote address from Dr. Heidi Rehm to kick-off the evening! Dr. Rehm session details: Supporting genomics in research and medicine requires infrastructure, including standards, knowledgebases and global data sharing, as well as a rich interface between research and clinical care as new discoveries are made. This talk will present community efforts in knowledge curation within the Clinical Genome Resource, novel gene discovery in rare disease and standards development and data sharing efforts in clinical genomics.

Rally in the Alley

  • Date: Sun Jun 16

  • Starts: 7:30 pm

  • Ends: 11:00 pm

Event Details

Following our Keynote lecture on Sunday June 16, delegates will get a taste of St. John’s with a Rally in the Alley!

St. John’s has more bars and pubs per capita than any other city in Canada and most of them are located on the infamous George Street. This evening attendees will get the opportunity to experience the famous nightlife of downtown St. John’s including organized activities that feature local entertainment and cultural experiences in each venue. We finish the night all together with a live dance band.

Wine & Cheese Reception

  • Date: Mon Jun 17

  • Starts: 5:00 pm

  • Ends: 6:00 pm

Event Details

Dine & toast to our Industry Partners in the exhibit hall to acknowledge their support of CCMG and learn about innovations to come. Without their support this event would not be possible.

Gala Banquet

  • Date: Tue Jun 18

  • Starts: 7:00 pm

  • Ends: 10:00 pm

Event Details

Celebrate our esteemed award winners for 2023 and thank out outgoing board members.

Our Banquet on Tuesday June 18th will include a performance from the Spirit of Newfoundland. A showcase of eight musicians providing medleys of Newfoundland & Labrador music, humorous dialogue and stories, and audience participation. You may even be “Screeched In”!

Delegate Discount

Delegate Discount Details

Experience the youngest, coolest province in Canada, with the oldest street in North America.

The program includes discounts/offers from our partners within St. John’s and outside of St. John’s. Participating partners will display a decal to show their participation and delegates just need to show their badge to avail of the discount.