Tentative Schedule at a Glance

TORONTO is the place to be in 2018!
The GLAO/MASO 2018 Annual Session will be held during the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), the biggest and brightest public film festival will be happening while the GLAO/MASO Annual Session is in town! World premieres, cutting-edge film, galas and industry shmoozes all make TIFF the illustrious event it is. Whether you’re a cinephile or just love to see the celebs, TIFF is the place to be…  Learn more about it at


Make Your Hotel Reservations at the Fairmont Royal York!
We encourage you to make your hotel reservations at the host hotel, the Fairmont Royal York. To receive the discounted group rate, make your reservation through the GLAO/MASO room block online through our personalized group reservation site or by calling 1-888-495-2126 or 1-866-540-4489  (reference the GLAO/MASO block).  The group rate is $219 CDN per night plus tax for single/double occupancy These discounted rates will be offered, based upon availability, 3 days before and 3 days after the conference dates. Discounted rates are also available for upgraded rooms or suites, as listed online.  The discounted group rates are available until August 12, 2018 or until the room block is full.  We anticipate rooms will sell quickly so we encourage you to make your reservation as soon as possible!  To receive complimentary WiFi in your guest room, before you arrive, enroll in the complimentary Fairmont President’s Club!

Be Sure Your Passport is Up-to-Date!  
As a reminder, the US Department of State and Homeland Security’s announcement of the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative states that all US citizens, Canadians, citizens of the British Overseas Territory of Bermuda and citizens of Mexico must obtain a passport or another accepted secure document to enter or re-enter the United States. Click Here for more information.  For international visitors, please visit Citizenship & Immigration of Canada (CIC) website.

Flying on Air Canada?
Air Canada is the Official Canadian Airline for the 2018 GLAO/MASO Annual Session! We encourage travel on Air Canada when possible. Pursuant to Air Canada’s Terms and Conditions, Air Canada is offering special Discounts to GLAO/MASO attendees travelling to Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ). In order to take advantage of the discounted fares, attendees must book their flight at and enter the applicable Promotion Code in the search panel:  9UXATJW1. If the Promotion Code is not entered or is entered incorrectly, the Discounts will not be applied to the booking. The applicable Promotion Code must be recorded on the meeting attendee’s ticket by ticketing agencies/airlines.  Applicable rules:  The booking is to be made to the following city: Toronto, YYZ (ON); The travel period begins Monday, September 03, 2018 and ends Monday, September 24, 2018; Travel is valid Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday; No discount will apply to Tango bookings for travel within Canada or between Canada and the U.S. For International travel (destinations outside North America), discounts apply to all fares including Tango; All bookings made using the promotion code will count toward the minimum 10 passenger requirement for Meetings and Conventions events.

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Mission Statement

The Middle Atlantic Society of Orthodontists shall:

  1. Promote the ethical delivery of quality orthodontic care by providing its members with educational opportunities and information regarding advances in orthodontic treatment and technology.
  2. Be an advocate for, and a representative of, all constituent members of the AAO for the purpose of making regional decisions regarding policy, budget, member services, public information and communication.