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CAEM Update – The Passing of Xavier Poncin

  THE EXHIBITION INDUSTRY MOURNS THE PASSING OF XAVIER PONCIN MONTREAL, August 2, 2022   It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Xavier Poncin, respected CAEM Director on July 27 at the age of 50. Xavier first joined the trade show industry in France in… Read More

CAEM Update – July 28, 2022

  FEDERAL ADVOCACY Business & Urban Tourism: Federal Tourism Growth Strategy Roundtable Hosted by Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance, Randy Boissonnault on July 25. As part of Budget 2022, the Federal Government announced their intent to create a new, post-pandemic Tourism Growth Strategy.  To accomplish this goal,… Read More

CAEM Update: Special Conference Edition

  THERE IS STILL TIME TO REGISTER FOR THE CAEM CONFERENCE The countdown is on!  We are officially 10 days away from the 2022 CAEM Annual Conference.  It is has been 3 long years since our last Conference in Calgary in 2019, and we cannot wait to see you in… Read More

CAEM Update: May 12, 2022

ADVOCACY UPDATE Earlier this year, CAEM formed a Government Relations Committee tasked with developing both short-term and long-term priorities as we begin to emerge from the pandemic and turn our attention to an enduring advocacy strategy.  The Committee has identified four key priorities to explore and develop in the coming… Read More

CAEM Annual Conference Early Bird Deadline is May 4th

THE EARLY BIRD PRICING DEADLINE IS 6 DAYS AWAY! REGISTER NOW AND SAVE! Early Bird Associate Member Full Delegate Rate: $640 Early Bird Exposition Member Full Delegate Rate: $490 Save 10% when you register in a group! (4+ registrations for Associate Members and 3+ registrations for Exposition Members, contact the CAEM Office… Read More

CAEM Annual Conference Education Program

2022 ANNUAL CONFERENCE EDUCATION PROGRAM This year’s Education Program is filled with inspiring messages, practical strategies and innovative solutions to help you rebuild and reinvent your in-person events. Click the image below to learn more about this not to be missed line up!   Early Bird Associate Member Full Delegate Rate: $640 Early… Read More

CAEM Update – April 13 2022

FEDERAL UPDATE The Federal Government tabled its 2022 Budget on April 7th – A Plan to Grow Our Economy and Make Life More Affordable.  As you know CAEM, as part of the Coalition of Hardest Hit Businesses, actively advocated for the extension of the Tourism and Hospitality Recovery Program (THRP),… Read More

CAEM Annual Conference: Registration Now Open

After almost 3 years, CAEM’s marquee in-person event is back and taking place in Hamilton, Ontario from June 26th to June 28th.  The 2022 Conference will deliver the targeted education, peer-to-peer networking, and social events it is renowned for, but most important, it will provide CAEM members from across the… Read More

CAEM Update – March 30, 2022

FEDERAL UPDATE As we shared with you in our earlier updates, the Coalition of Hardest Hit Businesses is leading an important advocacy campaign to illustrate the need for the Tourism and Hospitality Recovery Program to be fully funded beyond the current May 7th end date.  CAEM has actively participated in… Read More

CAEM Update – March 10, 2022

FEDERAL UPDATE With the Federal government’s hardest hit support programs (i.e. Tourism and Hospitality Recovery Program  – THRP) set to wind down this month and end on May 7th, coupled with the fact our sector is just beginning the slow road to recovery, it is imperative that we let government… Read More