CSAE National Conference 2017


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Welcome to the at-a-glance schedule for CSAE National Conference 2017. Choose a conference day to see a snapshot of the day's activities:



Locations

SJCC - St. John's Convention Centre
Mile One Centre
Delta St. John's Hotel and Conference Centre

 

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

13:30 to 19:00
SJCC
Foyer

Conference Registration Open

13:30 to 19:00
SJCC
Foyer

The Attendee Hangout

Sponsored By: DE Systems


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Wednesday, October 25, 2017

07:00 to 18:00
SJCC
Foyer

Conference Registration

07:00 to 18:00
SJCC
Foyer

The Attendee Hangout

Sponsored By: DE Systems

07:30 to 08:00
SJCC
Foyer

Welcome Continental Breakfast

Sponsored By: CSAE Trillium Chapter

08:00 to 09:30

Educational Sessions

Note: All sessions are open to all Conference attendees
Sponsored By: CSAE Trillium Chapter

08:00 to 09:30
SJCC
Bannerman 1

Putting the CSAE BoardREADY Card Deck into Action

Presenter: Lori Prospero, Owl Child Care Services of Ontario
Sponsored By: CSAE Trillium Chapter


08:00 to 09:30
SJCC
Bannerman 2

Are You Ready: How to Disaster Proof Your Event

Presenter: Jenn Houtby-Ferguson, Twist Consulting
Sponsored By: CSAE Trillium Chapter

08:00 to 09:30
SJCC
Bannerman 3

Building Association Engagement in a Fake News World

Presenters: Kevin McCann and Stephanie Reid, NATIONAL Public Relations
Sponsored By: CSAE Trillium Chapter

08:00 to 09:30
SJCC
Bannerman 4

Leveraging Technology and Innovation in a Changing Not-for-Profit Environment

Presenters: Nancy Wallace-Gero and Julie LaSorda, Community Living Essex County
Sponsored By: CSAE Trillium Chapter

08:00 to 09:30
SJCC
Victoria 1-2

Copyright Policies & Best Practices for Non-Profits

Presenter: Anne Godbout, Access Copyright
Sponsored By: CSAE Trillium Chapter

09:30 to 10:00

Refreshment Break

Sponsored By: MediaEdge

10:00 to 11:30

Education Sessions

Sponsored By: Tourism London

10:00 to 11:30
SJCC
Bannerman 1

Digital Marketing Strategies and Legal Issues for Associations

Presenters: Steve Szentesi, Steve Szentesi Law Professional Corporation and Andrew Schiestel, tbk Creative
Sponsored By: Tourism London

10:00 to 11:30
SJCC
Bannerman 2

Building Board Relations for Effective Leadership

Presenter: Kathrina Loeffler, Facilitated Improvement for Corporate Success, Inc.
Sponsored By: Tourism London

10:00 to 11:30
SJCC
Bannerman 3

That's Your Problem

Presenter: Jennifer Spear, Clean Slate Strategies
Sponsored By: Tourism London

10:00 to 11:30
SJCC
Bannerman 4

10:00 to 11:30
SJCC
Victoria 1-2

The Great Divide: Bridging the Intergenerational Gaps to Fully Engaged Association Volunteers

Presenters: Lori Gotlieb, Lori Gotlieb Consulting
Sponsored By: Tourism London

11:45 to 14:00
Delta Hotel and Conference Centre
Avalon Ballroom

Kick Off Luncheon & Annual General Meeting


Luncheon Sponsored By: Niagara Falls Business Events
Keynote Speaker: Kirstine Stewart
Digital Change Adapting to the Socially Connected World

Sponsored By: The Lavin Agency

14:15 to 15:45

Education Sessions

14:15 to 15:45
SJCC
Bannerman 2

14:15 to 15:45
SJCC
Bannerman 1

14:15 to 15:45
SJCC
Bannerman 3

14:15 to 15:45
SJCC
Bannerman 4

The Next Rules of Association Value Creation

Presenter: Jeff De Cagna, FRSA, FASAE, Foresight First LLC

14:15 to 15:45
SJCC
Victoria 1-2

CAE Case Studies Session

Panelists: Rachel De Grace, CAE, Canadian Payroll Association, Gemma Beierback, Calgary Real Estate Board and Laurie Cameron, CAE, Heart and Stroke Foundation

16:00 to 17:30
SJCC
Bowring Ballroom

Opening Ceremonies & Keynote Address

Keynote Speaker: Martin Latulippe
Living The Zero Limit Attitude

Brought to You By: The Canadian Association of Professional Speakers, Speaking Hall of Fame
Sponsored By: Caesars Windsor

17:50 to 19:30

Shuttle Buses between Hotels and Welcome Reception

Buses depart from Lower Lobby of Delta Hotel and main lobby of Sheraton Hotel (buses will continue to circulate throughout the entire event between The Rooms and hotels)

Last bus will depart from The Rooms at 19:45

18:00 to 19:30
The Rooms

Gather at the Rooms

During this networking reception immerse yourself in the local culture at Newfoundland and Labrador’s largest public cultural space. It’s the place where it all comes together – the history, heritage and artistic expression. A place for people, The Rooms unites the provincial archives, art gallery and museum and is a portal to the many stories our province has to tell. Soaring into the skyline of historic St. John’s, its unique design mirrors “fishing rooms” and offers panoramic vistas of St. John’s.
Dress Code: Business casual

Sponsored By: Destination St. John's


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Thursday, October 26, 2017

07:00 to 09:30 and 13:30 to 17:30 at St. John's Convention Centre
09:30 to 13:30 at Mile One (trade show location)

Conference Registration

07:00 to 09:30 and 13:30 to 17:30 at St. John's Convention Centre

The Attendee Hangout

Sponsored By: DE Systems

08:00 to 10:00
SJCC
Bowring Ballroom

Showcase Breakfast

Sponsored By: Hilton Worldwide

Keynote Address

Keynote Speaker: Wayne Lee, CSP
Set Your GPS for Success

Sponsored By: Speaker's Spotlight

10:00 to 14:00
Mile One Centre

CSAE 2017 Showcase

Association Executives have four jam-packed hours to visit the trade show because support of our industry partners at their booths is key to mutual success and because you will be treated to a hearty lunch at the same time. Only Association Executives will be permitted onto the show floor during the Showcase hours.

Showcase Lunch Sponsored By:Cities in Sync

Get Smart Pop up Sessions Sponsored By: Tourism London

Sessions coming soon!

12:00 to 13:00
SJCC
Victoria 1-2

Business Members Luncheon

Are you a supplier who is not exhibiting at the CSAE 2017 Showcase? Join your colleagues in the Victoria Room on the 2nd floor of the SJCC for a light lunch, and to network with your industry peers.

14:15 to 15:45 and 16:00 to 17:30

Education Sessions

14:15 to 15:45
SJCC
Bannerman 1

Digital Disruptor or Digitally Disrupted?

Presenter: Ashish Malik, 108 ideaspace
Sponsored By: Tourism Winnipeg

14:15 to 15:45
SJCC
Bannerman 2

Effective Meetings

Presenter: Rhonda Scharf, CSP, ON THE RIGHT TRACK - Training & Consulting Inc.
Sponsored By: Tourism Winnipeg

14:15 to 15:45
SJCC
Bannerman 4

Using Journey Mapping to Understand your Members

Presenter: Korinne Collins, Canadian Credit Union Association

16:00 to 17:30
SJCC
Bannerman 3

16:00 to 17:30
SJCC
Bannerman 1

Building a "Foresight First" Board of Directors

Presenter: Jeff De Cagna, FRSA, FASAE, Foresight First LLC
Sponsored By: Tourism Winnipeg

16:00 to 17:30
SJCC
Bannerman 2

Buckle Up!: You are About to Enter a Hybrid Event Strategy Crash Course

Presenter: Steph Pfeilsticker, Hybrid Events Authority, LLC
Sponsored By: Tourism Winnipeg

18:30 to 19:00 Gala Reception
19:00 to 24:00 Gala Event

SJCC
Bowring Ballroom

The Gala: Spirit of Newfoundland Dinner and Showcase

This “time” will be filled with spirited singers, medleys of Newfoundland and humorous tales. Screech will make its appearance, perhaps a cod fish or two and we’ll close our “time” with a Scuff and Swally featuring THE celebrated Band you dare not miss!
Dress Code: Cocktail attire

Sponsored By: Destination St. John's


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Friday, October 27, 2017

07:30 to 14:00
SJCC
Foyer

Conference Registration

07:30 to 14:00
SJCC
Foyer

The Attendee Hangout

Sponsored By: DE Systems

08:00 to 09:00
SJCC
Foyer

Wake Me Up Breakfast

09:00 to 10:30

Education Sessions

09:00 to 10:30
SJCC
Bannerman 1

New Frontiers in Obtaining Valuable Member Insights: Online Focus Groups: A Case Study

Presenters: Gerald Bramm, Bramm Research and Michael Grant, Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science

09:00 to 10:30
SJCC
Bannerman 2

09:00 to 10:30
SJCC
Bannerman 3

Association Leadership: Walking the Tightrope and Enjoying the View

Presenter: Nancy Barrett, CAE, Association Management Consulting and Evaluation Services (AMCES)

10:30 to 11:00
SJCC
Foyer

Refreshment Break

Sponsored By: Québec City Business Destination/Québec Destination affaires

11:00 to 12:00
SJCC
Bowring Ballroom

The Final Act: Closing Plenary Session

Your Emcee: Sheila Williams
Sponsored By: Destination St. John's

12:00 to 14:00
SJCC
Bowring Ballroom

Ottawa Closing Luncheon

Sponsored By: Ottawa Tourism

Destination St. John's Farewell

Your Host: Sheila Williams, Sponsored By: Destination St. John's

18:30 to 24:00

Rally in the Alley -- Stay Another Day! (Optional Activity)

6:30pm – Everyone gathers at the St. John’s Convention Centre (must be on time as group will move).

Separate registration will be required for a head count for this event.

Sponsored By: Destination St. John's

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