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London 2019

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Ignite Advertising Supplement | ignitemag.ca | 9 b FACTORY FUN Combining the best of escapism in all its forms, The Factory has a full rotation of group activities to suit any type of teambuilding—from escape rooms to arcades, dunk courts, trampolines and a competitive warrior physical challenge. Housed in the former Kellogg plant, this venue takes advantage of soaring ceilings to host the highest indoor rope course in America. The Factory also has six corporate meeting rooms on the second floor that can handle up to 120 people. The Factory is just one tenant of the complex, soon The Children's Museum and The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame will be moving to this location . thefactorylondon.ca Exploring London D U N D A S P L A C E Dubbed as London's transformational event space, Dundas Place will be a four-block flex street that can handle vehicular traff ic, then morph into a platform for arts, culture and entertainment in the downtown core. The $16-million project is slated for completion next year, and it's halfway there. Savanah Sewell, responsible for events and activations, says, "the space can be utilized for events both large and small. We are still navigating our way, so far we have had events during the Junos and comic book and record festivals." The city hosted its own Jurassic Park—it was the first viewing party at Dundas Place this year—during the Toronto Raptor's historic run for the NBA Championship. dundasplace.ca T H E G R A N D T H E A T R E This historic architectural gem in London has two stages and two lounges to host business groups on those "dark days"—when there are no live theatre productions in-house. The Spriet Stage accommodates 839 while the McManus Stage is tiered theatre- style seating and holds 144 seats. grandtheatre.com h 325 Dundas Street London, Ontario 1.877.814.7706 marriott.com/YXUDL Newly renovated 246 guest rooms and suites 8000 sq. ft. of event space Central downtown location Restaurant and lounge Fitness Centre 1 block away from the Convention Centre London's #1 Host Hotel

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