Canada hosted the CIOR Summer Congress in 1980 in Montreal, and again in 1990 in Calgary. As a concrete sign of Canada’s international commitment and as an active member of CIOR, the 2018 Summer Congress will be held in Quebec City, Canada, from 3 to 10 August. The selection of Quebec City allows for this event to be hosted in a vibrant city that can easily accommodate the conference demands along with access to world-class military facilities such as the Citadelle, the Pointe-à-Carcy and the Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Valcartier that are perfectly suited to support the Summer Congress.
The Old-Quebec district has been designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Quebec City is listed among the top 20 most visited destinations in the world for their safety and quality of life. A French-speaking city with European charm, its cultural dynamism is enhanced by its natural assets. The different venues used during the congress will mostly be within walking distance.Main CIOR Site Main CIOMR Site