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

Summer Social Rundown

CAEM celebrated summer with food, drinks, and networking at the Summer Social on Wednesday, July 25th at the Crooked Cue. 80 members and non-members attended and celebrated National Wine and Cheese Day with Oyster Bay wines and a cheese spread all sponsored by The International Centre. Attendees also enjoyed a… Read More

CAEM Spring Summit Recap

        The 3rd Annual CAEM Spring Summit was held from April 23rd-24th, 2018 at the Quality Inn in Abbotsford, BC with a total attendance of 65 members and non-members which included 3 students! Two CEM Courses, Floor Plan Development & Event Operations, were offered before the Summit… Read More

CEM Designation: Invest in Your Employees’ Development and Future

The pace of change is occurring at lightning speed and we are all looking for ways to keep our staff up-to-date. As professionals in the meetings and trade-shows industries, we all have a personal obligation to maintain our education and keep up with industry trends so that we can make… Read More

President’s Message April 2018

The clocks have fallen back and we have officially launched into Spring. It has been a busy winter for CAEM. Redstone, our new association management company, has literally hit the ground running and they are doing a wonderful job learning the CAEM ropes. I’d like to thank you for your… Read More

Meet Redstone Agency – Your New CAEM Management Team

CARLY SILBERSTEIN Account Oversight Carly is the CEO of Redstone Agency Inc., her role with CAEM is to oversee the account and provide client-facing support as needed. She works behind the scenes, lending her expertise to the Redstone team and the CAEM stakeholders, wherever she can. e: t: 416.915.3020 x… Read More

CEM Certification Programme

The CEM Program is for Everyone – whether you are looking for industry-specific continuing education or are new to the event industry Many of us are eager for continuing education but it may seem daunting to add another task to an already busy schedule. The CEM program is a perfect solution…. Read More