Events

2017 World Canals Conference

2017 World Canals Conference Sep 24, 2017, 12:00 AM to Sep 28, 2017, 12:00 AM Location: 100 E Onondaga St, Syracuse, NY 13202

The World Canals Conference (WCC2017) is the must-see conference of the year and is expected to draw hundreds of international delegates and thousands of local and regional residents and canal enthusiasts to waterfront events. WCC2017 coincides with the bicentennial of the historic Erie Canal and offers opportunities to discuss canals and inland waterways as a means to promote tourism, spur economic and community development, improve environmental quality, and exchange best practices on protection strategies for historic sites. There is something for everyone to enjoy!

Co-hosted by the New York State Canal Corporation, Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor and Visit Syracuse, and sponsored by I Love NY, National Grid and more.

Visit wcc2017syracuse.com to register or submit a presentation proposal.