Venue & Hospitality
Welcome to the Official Attendee Housing Site for the 8th International Conference on Fisheries & Aquaculture, which will be held at Park Inn by Radisson Toronto Airport West, ON in the festive city of Toronto. The conference will take place in the following location and dates. Park Inn by Radisson Toronto Airport West, ON 175 Derry Rd E, Mississauga,ON L5T 2Z7 Canada
Conference Dates: October 02-04, 2017
Hotel Services & Amenities
- Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
- Business Center.
- Business Phone Service.
- Complimentary Printing Service.
- Express Mail.
- Meeting Rooms.
- Office Rental.
- Photo Copying Service.
- Secretarial Service.
- Video Conference.
- Video Messaging.
- Video Phone.
- Baggage Storage.
Driving Directions to
Park Inn by Radisson Toronto Airport West, ON
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