Celebration Dinner

A night of celebration!

Piper Gilles, Canadian Olympic Ice DancerIn 2019 we will continue the celebration of our volunteers and the brain tumour community, with a delicious dinner, awards and a dance party.

Join us, and Piper Gilles, Canadian Olympic Ice Dancer, for the 2019 Celebration Dinner! If you haven't read Piper's story, she has a dream more precious than Olympic Gold... to #EndBrainTumours! 

The Celebration Dinner will take place on October 18, 2019 in London, Ontario. Anyone wanting to support the brain tumour community is welcome to attend by purchasing an e-ticket ($25). Register now.


5:00 - 5:45 pm

Registration and Cash Bar open.

Photo Booth Fun! Bring a toque.

5:45 - 6:00 pm

Welcome from Susan Marshall, CEO, Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada and

special guest, Piper Gilles, Canadian Olympic Ice Dancer!

6:00 - 6:30 pm
Dr. Faith Davis, Professor, School of Public Health at the University of Alberta
will provide an update on the NEW Brain Tumour Registry of Canada.
6:30 - 7:30 pm 
Buffet Dinner
7:30 - 8:30 pm

Award Ceremony, including:

- Volunteers of Distinction

- David Kelly Award for Community Service

- Cup of Hope

8:30 - 10:00 pm Dance Party




Thank you! See you on October 18, 2019.


We look forward to welcoming you to the Four Points by Sheraton London, 1150 Wellington Rd, London, ON N6E 1M3.


Photos from previous Celebration Dinners

Please click here to see photos from the Conference and Celebration Dinner in 2018

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Please click here to see photos from the Conference and Celebration Dinner from 2017, when we celebrated our 35th Anniversary with a throwback to 1982.

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For more information, please contact:

Janic Gorayeb
Senior Health Information Specialist 
1-800-265-5106 or 519-642-7755 ext 233 



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