Trade Shows

IHN will be participating in the following trade shows in 2013/14!

Please visit our booth for information on courses, curriculum, and career opportunities.
Meet students, faculty members, and professional affiliates.
Live blood cell analysis sessions with graduate and instructor Edith Kunszt.



Canadian Organic Growers (COG) is a federally incorporated registered charity that has been promoting organic growing for over 30 years.  COG’s membership includes consumers, gardeners, retailers, processors and farmers from all regions of Canada.

Sharing a vision − for a sustainable, bioregionally-based organic food system that protects and enhances the health of people and the environment.

Toronto – 89 Chestnut Street – University of Toronto Residence

February 2014 – TBD




The OptiMYz Live Health Expobrings together leaders in the fast-growing wellness sector In a two-day live event that entertains and informs health-conscious consumers.

Experts present interactive demonstrations and seminars on fitness, nutrition, health, adventure, and mental and emotional wellbeing.

Learn how to improve your lifestyle, achieve fitness goals and live healthier. OptiMYz Live Health Expooffers practical solutions and products.

The OptiMYz Live Health Expo breaks down the intimidation barriers. It promotes the message that getting healthy can be fun and achievable.

Direct Energy Centre – Exhibition Grounds – Toronto

March 2014 – TBD




Our nation’s premier national health show, will celebrate 35 years of striving to make a difference in the world, bringing cutting edge knowledge to the public by the leading innovators in the natural health field.

The first Total Health Convention and Exhibition was held at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto in 1978 and has since become an anticipated annual spring event. In the early years of the convention, the great pioneers of the natural health movement came to Toronto to participate in the show: Linus Pauling, Walter Hodson, Beatrice Trum Hunter, Paavo Airola, Bernard Jensen, Charlotte Gerson, John Christopher, Robert Mendelsohn, Ray Evers, Kurt Donsbach, Ann Wigmore and Jan de Vries.

Total Health continues to attract high profile leaders in the natural health field: Robert Bateman, Sally Fallon, David Suzuki, Gary Young, Hulda Clark, David Wolfe, Brian Clement, Len Horowitz, Udo Erasmus, Shiv Chopra, JJ Hurtak, Cass Ingram, Chef Michael Smith and many of the innovative raw chefs of our time including Victoria Boutenko, Juliano, Renee Loux Koffler, Chad Sarno and Cherie Soria.

The show offers more than 60 international speakers on three main theatres, two exhibition hall demo stages, a raw café oasis, spa oasis and over 200 exhibits devoted to a natural healthy lifestyle.

April 4-6th, 2014

North Building, Metro Toronto Convention Centre – North Bld




The Green Living Show is Canada’s largest green consumer show dedicated to educating the public about easy and workable solutions for leading a sustainable lifestyle. Visitors can shop at over 400 exhibits, eat local foods prepared by renowned chefs, taste eco-friendly wines and enjoy a diverse selection of demonstrations, presentations, and activities. Great fun for the whole family!

April 25-27th, 2014

Direct Energy Centre – Exhibition Place, Toronto




The Marathon is expected to draw upwards of 2500 participants in a downhill, fast and scenic course from Mel Lastman Square to Ontario Place. This Toronto favorite is one of the fastest courses you’ll find anywhere and is a great Boston qualifier.

The GoodLife Fitness Toronto Marathon Expo is FREE and open to the public during registration/kit pick-up. ALL participants, including RELAY TEAMS must attend the expo to pick-up their Race Kits which include a shirt and bib.

May 2-3rd, 2014

Direct Energy Centre – Exhibition Place




The healthy living show is more than just an event that the public can attend. Individuals can look to the healthy living show website as a fountain of health resources.

Our goals are to provide knowledge, awareness and resources to the public. We provide an informative contact list which help individuals find the answers they need to feel fabulously energized on the inside while feeling even more exceptional and complete on the outside.

Attendees can expect

  • FREE Admission and FREE Parking
  • Learn how to combine your busy lifestly with fueling your body properly
  • Gain insight on every aspect of living a heathier, stress free life
  • Discover how you can look and feel your best!
  • Meet a variety of health specialists
  • Nutrition, health and fitness information
  • Fun for the whole family
  • Get to know the health professionals within the Community

June 2, 2013 – 10am – 4pm

North Thornhill Community Centre




The Toronto Raw/Vegan Festival offers all you need for healthy, cruelty-free, eco-friendly green living. You don`t have to be vegan to attend! Come and see why people are increasingly adopting a raw/vegan lifestyle. The festival features …

  • FREE Admission
  • First 1000 guests receive a free Permacharts Laminated Reference Guide courtesy of the Helping Hands Program – a $7.95 value
  • We are featuring Dorit from California, author of “Raw Nature 1 & 2″
  • All day raw/vegan food demo’s and sampling by Toronto’s leading raw/vegan chefs
  • All day speakers on health and food topics of interest
  • Delicious food vendors
  • Ethical clothing
  • Cruelty-free cosmetics, toiletries and healthcare products
  • Live entertainment

918 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario

Saturday, June 8, 2013 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 9, 2013 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Workshops after 4:30 p.m




With hundreds of booths to visit, the International fitness and Club Business Trade Show is a great place to find unbeatable deals on the best educational tools and programs, leading edge fitness equipment, and the hottest trends in fitness fashion and footwear

  • Personal Trainer
  • Fitness Instructor
  • Program Director
  • Club Owner/Manager
  • Coordinator
  • Front Desk Staff
  • Mind-Body Instructor (yoga, pilates, dance, etc.)
  • Physical Education Teacher
  • Allied Health Professionals (massage therapist, chiropractor, kinesiologist, physiotherapist, athletic therapist)
  • Sport Conditioning Coach (coach, athlete, military fitness leader and staff)
  • Aquafitness Leader
  • Cycling Instructor
  • Lifestyle Coach
  • Fitness enthusiast

The trade show is open to anyone with an interest in health and fitness, professionally or personally! This is your once a year opportunity to find the greatest deals on the latest products and services the industry has to offer!

August 16 – 17th, 2013

Metro Toronto Convention Centre – South Building




Regarded as the largest event of its kind in North America, the Annual Vegetarian Food Festival gives you an unparalleled opportunity to enjoy a diverse cross-section of vegetarian cuisine. Discover delicious new products and ideas from more than 100 exhibitors and enjoy a wide variety of presentations and cooking demos.

September 6-8th, 2013




The Gluten Free Expo is Canada’s premier gluten free event. Whether you’re looking for great tasting products, or Gluten Free education, the Expo is your source!

The Gluten Free Expo features over 100 vendors both sampling and selling their products. There is also a public stage with topics pertaining to gluten free living throughout the day.

Metro Toronto Convention Centre

September 14-15th, 2013




Saturday September 28th, 2013

918 Bathurst Street, Toronto




CHFA Expo East is the largest conference and trade show in Canada, serving the natural products and organic industries.  This is the place where you can meet face-to-face with the industry’s top manufacturers, distributors and brokers.  It is a place where you will find thousands of products – including new products never seen before in Canada.

With more than 550 exhibits covering close to 80,000 net sq.ft., retailers look forward to this event each year as the #1 source for the latest products, education and networking.

Conference: Thursday, October 3 & Friday, October 4, 2013

Trade Show: October 5-6th, 2013

Expo East is a trade only event, open to individuals currently working within the natural health and organics products industries.  It is NOT open to the general public.




Canada’s largest post-secondary education and lifestyle event for graduating high school students

  • Universities
  • Colleges
  • Scholarships
  • Careers
  • Travel
  • Health
  • Technology
  • Games
  • Contests
  • Free Samples
  • And Much More

Student Life Expo was developed with the vision to help students learn about the choices ahead, be inspired about the future, provide fun and entertainment, while helping them explore their many options at this pivotal time in their Life.

October 4-6th, 2013



National Women’s SHOW

The ultimate girl’s day out!

Shop ‘til you drop at over 450 exhibits and find everything from food and wine sampling, fashion shows, celebrity guests, free makeovers, health, wellness & beauty secrets, cooking demos, home renovation advice and travel ideas!

Make a day of it!

Bring your friends, sister, daughter or mom and be entertained doing everything you love. Enjoy great deals and show specials, shop for well-known brands or find a unique piece of clothing or jewellery at one of the many boutique exhibits. Experiment with a new look, ask the experts for advice about hairstyles, make-up and fitness and see fashion shows for the latest style trends for night, day, work or play! Experience all the fun.

Check out the latest products just for women!

Discover innovative new products and learn about services available just for women. Sample the latest beauty products, buy the newest kitchen gadgets plus arrive early for your goodie bag! It’s filled with great samples and information about amazing promotions and giveaways available only at the show!

Metro Toronto Convention Centre – South Building

November 1-3rd, 2013



Welcome to Whole Life Expo
Canada’s largest showcase of natural health, alternative medicine, and eco-friendly lifestyles. With 60 speakers and over 200 exhibitors, Whole Life Expo brings you the most comprehensive array of natural health products and services ever gathered under one roof; with an array of special promotions, free samples, and show specials presented by over 200 dynamic exhibitors. Whole Life Expo offers a variety of show themes to showcase every aspect of natural health, alternative medicine & Eco-Friendly living.

Metro Toronto Convention Centre – North Building

November 22-24th, 2013




The focus of the Wholistic Family Fair is to put together a tool box where everyone can go and find products and services that help them lead a balanced life.

This event exhibits local businesses showcasing their products and services which would benefit you & your family. In keeping with the Wholistic philosophy, the many exhibitors offer knowledge and/or services in the widely growing industry of eco-friendly, alternative & natural health.

Come out and enjoy a day of fun & learning. There will be a silent auction, contests prizes and a gift bag for every guest!

Mississauga – Novotel Hotel – TBD

Oakville – Conference Centre – TBD




Celebrating 21 years of Wellness and Health. Come out and experience kids & pet health, Anti-Aging, Tea Tasting, Demonstrations and our Celebrity Cooking stage! You may also attend our numerous seminars and workshops from local and international health experts on various health related topics of interest.

Vancouver Convention Centre, East Building Exhibit Hall B & C

999 Canada Place Vancouver BC

Friday, February 15, 2013 – 12 noon to 8 pm

Saturday, February 16, 2013 – 10 am to 7 pm

Sunday, February 17, 2013 – 10 am to 6 pm

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Celebrate Vancouver’s  annual expo of smarter, stylish living. Surround yourself with 300 exhibitors offering inspiring ideas, exciting entertainment, and smart shopping opportunities.

Shop and learn from hundreds of EPIC Exhibitors

Get inspired by truly amazing individuals on the EPIC Main Stage

Enter the EPICurean Corner to sample from BC’s finest restaurants and wineries

Be fashion-forward at the EPIC Catwalk to watch designers strut their stuff

Test drive a Toyota or luxury Lexus hybrid vehicle at the Ride’n Drive

Play and learn in the EPIC KidZone with the Granville Island Toy Company

Vancouver Convention Centre – West

May 2013 (TBA)


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