Before you arrive at the BMO Centre on Jan. 31, there are a few things we need you to know:

  • Parking and entry: Lots 10 and 11 are the best lots to park in for access to the Forecast halls. Enter via 4th Street/Olympic Way SE.  
  • Tickets and name badges: Pick up your name badges outside of Hall D starting at 8:00 a.m., and head on in to enjoy the coffee in our Tradeshow area, kindly sponsored by UrbanMeasure.
  • Breakfast and seating: There is no reserved seating for the morning session, so please ensure you arrive on time to ensure you get the best seats in the house. The breakfast program will begin at 9 a.m. sharp.
  • Free Wi-Fi: Thanks to our friends at SentriLock, Wi-Fi for the event is free. Just log into Wi-Fi network CREB and use password CREB2018.
  • Passport: Enter to win a $1,000 travel voucher by filling out your conference passport, found inside the show guide. Collect stamps by asking exhibitors questions about their products and getting a stamp. When complete, submit your passport to the info desk in the tradeshow. Don't forget – you need to be at the closing reception to qualify!
  • Hashtags: Make sure to use hashtag #CREB18 with your posts to social media! Last year, the Forecast Conference & Tradeshow was trending across Canada; let's keep the streak alive!




Looking to get the most out of your Forecast experience? Make sure to download the CrowdCompass AttendeeHub app, sponsored by Riteway Signs Ltd.

The app is available for download on both Google Play and the iOS App Store - just download the CrowdCompass AttendeeHub app and search for “CREB 2018” to get complete access to everything you need for the day, including:

  • Discover more: Get the details for every speaker and flag the sessions you want to attend. Learn more about the exhibitors in the tradeshow, and where you can find them with custom maps.
  • Give feedback: Fill out a quick survey on the sessions you attend right from your mobile device! Feedback helps us improve programming for future events.
  • Play Click for free tix: Check out the photo-sharing game “Click” in the app to capture the day, share your best shots and a get chance to win one of three packages for CREB®’s upcoming marquee events!
  • Win your ticket for 2019: Want a free ticket to the 2019 Forecast Conference & Tradeshow? Accumulate points by exploring the event app and stay on top of the in-game leaderboard. The top three players by 6:00 p.m. win seats for next year’s event.