The Manning Centre has negotiated special rates to assist participants to attend the 2017 Manning Centre Conference, February 23-25, in Ottawa, Ontario.


Air Canada is offering a 15 % discount (excluding Tango and Executive class) from February 16 to March 4, 2017.  To access the discounted fares, enter promotional code in the search panel C9FMNU21 on the booking page at, or quote the promotional code to your travel agent. Please note that no discount will apply to Tango bookings fares.



WestJet is offering a 10 % discount off the BASE fare for travel between Ottawa and anywhere WestJet flies in North America (including our Delta code-share partner network). To take advantage of this offer, you’ll need the discount codes listed below. For details on how to complete a booking with these discount codes, please visit


Book by: March 4, 2017

Travel from: February 16, 2017 to March 4, 2017

Blackout dates: February 16 – 21, March 3 – 5, 2017


Coupon code:

(web coupon no.)


*For Travel Agent Web use only

Promo code:



You can change or cancel reservations within 24 hours of booking at no charge. Further changes or cancellations can be made up to 2 hours prior to the flight; please note additional fees or charges may apply for each guest depending on fare class booked and differences in fare. Check out our service fees page for more information.



Porter Airlines is proud to offer a 10% discount on available base fares (with the exception of the lowest class fare during a public seat sale) for travel to and from Manning Centre Conference 2017. The discounted fares are available for booking from September 29, 2016 to February 28, 2017 and available for travel:


Location:                                                                                               Dates of Travel:

From: Anywhere in Canada or US

To: Ottawa

From: 21/02/2017

To: 25/02/2017

From: Ottawa

To: Anywhere in Canada or US

From: 23/02/2017

To: 28/02/2017


Please book online at or through your travel agent using promo code “MCC017”.


Porter offers complimentary in-flight snacks and beverages (including beer and wine), GatePorter service for carry-on and access to the Porter Lounge in Toronto and Ottawa, where free Wi-Fi and comfortable, leather seating is available.

The promo code is intended for use by conference attendees and organizers and is not meant for distribution outside of authorized channels. Porter’s fare rules and conditions apply. For any questions regarding Porter’s services or any pre-travel concerns, contact us at 1-888-619-8622.


Online booking tips >> You have to log in to your profile, or create one prior to booking. On the Passenger information screen, select "Convention fare" from the “Discount Type” drop-down menu, and enter the discount code for your convention or event in the “Discount code” field. This code has been given to you by the conference organizer. The conference fare will be shown on the next page.

Valid for: February 212017  to  February 272017

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

Restriction: 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:  13412.