Event Overview

GCCA is pleased to announce its Canadian Cold Chain Connection at the White Oaks Conference Center and Royal Niagara Golf Club August 16 &17th,

Designed to bring together GCCA members and suppliers in-person in full adherence to local public health recommendations. GCCA’s Cold Chain Connection format will include educational industry presentations, networking reception, and dinner on the evening of August 16, followed by an opportunity to have some fun by participating in an industry golf event on August 17.
Royal Niagara Golf Club is a ‘must play’ experience in the Niagara Region.  Nestled between the historic Welland Canal, the beautiful Bruce Trail, and the Niagara Escarpment, Royal Niagara is a stunning golf course to experience. Extending over 7,000 yards from the back tee deck, the 27 hole golf course layout features sculpted fairways, undulating greens, cavernous bunkers, and an abundance of water.

Registration Rate: 
$499   full registration program, networking meals and golf  (Canadian)

$349   industry program and networking meals only (no golf).  (Canadian)

Hotel information: 
White Oaks Conference Center
253 Taylor Road, SS4, Niagara -On-The-Lake, ON, Canada LOS1J0
$209.00 +$15 resort fee per night + tax
Please Click HERE to Make a Reservation Now!

The Group Code should already be preloaded for you but if needed Your Group Code is:  GCCA23

1) Enter in desired check in and check out date

3) Complete the booking details with name, address and credit card, accept the terms and conditions and click submit.  A confirmation email will be sent within minutes.

The cut off date for your guests to make their reservation online, is July 25th, 2023.

Please note that this is the preferred method to make a reservation with your group. When your guests make their reservation, they will receive an automatic confirmation of their reservation. They will also be able to change or cancel their reservation online.

Should any guests have any difficulties making their reservation online, our amazing Reservation Team is always here to assist. Our Reservations Department can be reached 7 days a week from 7:30 am until 11:00 pm by calling 1 800 263 5766.


Schedule (subject to change)
Wednesday August 16

2:00-4:30PM   Industry Program, Presentations and Group Discussion  / Ballroom A

  • GCCA Alliance Update and Priorities
  • Canadian Legislative and Regulatory Compliance Update
  • Interactive Industry Discussion

5:00-6:00 PM  Networking Reception / Grandview Patio
6:00-7:30 PM   Networking Dinner / Grandview Patio

Thursday August 17
7:00-9:00 AM  Networking Breakfast  / Ballroom A
9:00-9:40AM   Bus Pick Up to Niagara  / Meet in Main Lobby for Bus Pick Up
10:00 AM           Golf – Shotgun Start    (lunch on course)  / Royal Niagara Golf Club
2:00 PM              Wrap Up Golf – Adjourn /  Club House


Date Range

August 16 - August 17, 2023

Event Type

In Person


Canada, United States


Controlled Environment Building, GCCA Transportation, GCCA Warehouse, Global Cold Chain Foundation