Commit to excellence at this year's National Citizenship and Immigration Conference (NCIC), as we navigate a rapidly changing industry by offering strategies, solutions, and successes for the modern consultant.

The National Capital Region serves as a stunning backdrop to our 17th annual national conference, where this year we'll gather to reconnect. Whether you take part in Ottawa at the Marriott Hotel or attend online, our hybrid conference offers plenty of opportunities to learn, broaden your horizons, and strive for excellence. With sessions on industry updates, policy changes, panels on navigating digitization and online portals, discussion on cross border opportunities, mock hearings and sessions, practice updates and tips, we'll provide a path to move from survival to success. Join us, as we commit to excellence, and start the next chapter. The Gala will be held at the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau (limited tickets) https://www.historymuseum.ca/ Stay at the Marriott Hotel Ottawa! Exclusive group rates are available for in-person attendees at the Marriott Hotel Ottawa for $169 per night beginning Tuesday, May 24, 2022 and ending Saturday, May 28, 2022. Book your room today! Reserve your accommodation using CAPIC's group rate: https://www.marriott.com/event-reservations/reservation-link.mi?id=1641928413432&key=GRP&app=resvlink

Early Bird Rate

In-Person

Regular

$700

Upto March 15, 2021

Gold

$640

Upto March 15, 2021

Non-Member

$1025

Upto March 15, 2021

Webinar

Regular

$ 425

Upto March 15, 2021

Gold

$ 345

Upto March 15, 2021

Non-Member

$ 775

Upto March 15, 2021

Regular Rate

In-Person

Regular

$ 870

After March 15, 2021

Gold

$ 665

After March 15, 2021

Non-Member

$ 1050

After March 15, 2021

Webinar

Regular

$ 500

After March 15, 2021

Gold

$ 370

After March 15, 2021

Non-Member

$ 800

After March 15, 2021

Speakers

Katharina (Kay) Kontaxis

RCIC / CRIC

Keynote Speaker

Melanie Goldsworthy

RCIC / CRIC

Keynote Speaker

Mihaela Kerezova

RCIC / CRIC

Keynote Speaker

Isabella Kowalewski

RCIC / CRIC

Industry Specialist

Discount Codes

Conference attendees can book through Air Canada to receive a special, discounted rate. Please use promo code "HP37U341" when booking.

The following terms and conditions apply:

  • The booking is to be made to the following city: Ottawa, YOW (ON).
  • The travel period begins Thursday, May 19, 2022 and ends Friday, June 03, 2022.
  • Travel is valid Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday.
  • For North America 5% applies on standard fares, 10% on flex fares & higher. For International Travel 10% on standard fares & higher.
  • However, all bookings made using the promotion code will count toward the minimum 10 passenger requirement for Meetings and Conventions events.
  • Please visit www.aircanada.ca to book.


Conference attendees can book through WestJet to receive discounted rates.

WestJet is offering 5% off Econo* and 10% off EconoFlex and Premium fares for travel within Canada and 2% off Econo*, 5% off EconoFlex and 10% off Premium base fares for guests travelling trans-border. Please use coupon code " S88PF15" when booking.

Applicable Rules

  • The booking is to be made to the following city: Ottawa
  • The travel period begins: 5/19/2022
  • The travel period ends: 6/3/2022
  • No discount will apply to Basic or Business class bookings.

To take advantage of this offer, please use the code listed and visit www.westjet.com/conventions to make a booking online.

VALIDMay 24th 2022 to May 28th 2022

TERRITORY: From all stations throughout the VIA system to Ottawa, Ontario and return.

RESTRICTIONS: Fare applies to a maximum of two passengers per booking. One complimentary stopover is allowed at no additional charge. For travel on all fare plans in Business class, the first stopover is allowed at no additional charge, provided that this stopover takes place in Toronto, Montréal or Ottawa only.

DISCOUNT: 10% off the best available fare in Economy, Economy Plus, Business, Business Plus, Sleeper class. "Subject to the conditions and restrictions of the fare plan to which the additional discount is being applied."

EXCEPTION: Discount does not apply in any Escape fares and Prestige Class.

IDENTIFICATION: Participants must reference the event’s VIA convention discount code: 14208.

Venue

Ottawa Marriott Hotel

100 Kent Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5R7