Newsletters

President’s Message

Dear Members, The promise of summer is in the air and our industry is eager to begin a productive and enjoyable season. We are looking forward to Meeting in the Rockies for the 2019 Annual Conference, June 23 – 25. Our flagship signature event is always a great opportunity for… Read More

Awards of Excellence Recap

The 11th Annual Awards of Excellence took place at the Four Points by Sheraton Toronto Airport on Thursday, February 28, 2019. This year, we were thrilled to have Kevin Frankish join us as our emcee for the evening and honour the best in our industry. Our 2019 Awards Winners can… Read More

6 Reasons to Attend the CAEM Conference

The CAEM Annual Conference – CAEM’s biggest event of the year – is heading to Calgary, AB from June 23 – 25, 2019.  Close to 200 professionals from the trade and consumer show industry will be coming together for 3 days of future-focused education and networking.  This is your chance… Read More

CEM – “Alphabet Soup”

PhD, CPA, CEM, simply letters following names, but carrying much more weight than simply a few more characters in an e-mail signature. Because when you think about it, would you invite a surgeon to cut into you if they didn’t have a MD? Would you hire an accountant if they… Read More

How Did You End Up Here? Nicole Jeffrey

In this edition of the EXPO READY newsletter we launch a new initiative entitled “How did you end up here?” to shine a spotlight on the experiences of a CAEM member to learn more about what brought them to the exposition and event industry. Learn more about Nicole Jeffrey, Event… Read More

How Did You End Up Here? Laura Purdy

In this edition of the EXPO READY newsletter we launch a new initiative entitled “How did you end up here?” to shine a spotlight on the experiences of a CAEM member to learn more about what brought them to the exposition and event industry. Learn more about Laura Purdy, CEM,… Read More

CAEM & GO WEST

Earlier this year, CAEM partnered with GO WEST as an Association Partner for their two-day event that featured 530 participants including 300 planners from across Canada. The signature “Experiential Hall” sold out two months prior to the event and consisted of 80 interactive exhibit booths, workshops, food stations, a learning… Read More

President’s Message – New Year, New Opportunities for CAEM

Dear Members, The New Year is a time when many of us within our industry kick it into high gear and CAEM plans to keep up! The Board of Directors has been diligently working with Redstone, our association management company to bring new ideas, initiatives and resources to our membership…. Read More

New Year’s Resolutions for Event Planners

By Nicole Jeffrey | Event Planner, Trade Show & Events, Canadian Produce Marketing Association  Come January, everyone’s thoughts tend to turn toward New Year’s resolutions to help get their year off to a good start. Yes, this year we really are going to get up earlier, go to the gym, and… Read More

CAEM Holiday Lunch Recap

By Michelle Kofman, CEM | Managing Director, MRK Events A new year is upon us, another holiday season gone by with family and friends, and before that the Annual CAEM Holiday Lunch was enjoyed by all who attended. On December 5th, at the Hilton Toronto Airport and Suites, CAEM members… Read More