Newsletters

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

CEM – Just the Facts Please!

By Michael Dargavel, CEM | Vice President, Association & Events Management The Certified in Exhibition Management (CEM) program has been a part of the CAEM landscape since 2006. That first year, CAEM offered courses in Attendance Marketing, Project Management, Selling Exhibit Space and Floor Plans & Layouts. Due to the… Read More

President’s Message – July/August 2018

It’s hard to believe that over a month has passed since the Annual Conference at Blue Mountain. The experience of learning, sharing and connecting with members is proof positive that we truly are #BetterTogether. A collective thank you goes out to co-chairs Heather MacRae, Kyle Dugan and Dominique Gagnon who… Read More

Members Spotlight

In this edition of our EXPO READY Newsletter we are showcasing two members about their CAEM experience. Anita Schachter has been a member of CAEM for over 20 years while Michelle Lovrics is new to CAEM this year! Read below what inspired them to become members, the value their membership… Read More

The Minutes:  Insights, Learnings, and Highlights from the 2018 Conference

                The 2018 CAEM Annual Conference delivered on its promise to spark great ideas, cultivate new skills and create memorable connections. With so much quality education on the agenda, this year’s program had no shortage of valuable information. This also made it difficult… Read More