Annual Convention & Trade Show

Available Conventions

53rd Annual Conference October 17-20, 2017

Marriott Pinnacle Vancouver, BC!

Registration:  Members $799.00, Non-Members $1049.00

Includes:  Two & A Half Days of Dynamic Program as well as meal and social function events:  Opening Reception, Breakfast & Lunch Oct 18 & 19,  Gala Dinner & Silent Auction and Awards Luncheon

And Offsite Wednesday, October 19:

*Guest tickets available for above events

About the Property – Experience the best of downtown Vancouver at the Marriott Pinnacle

Elegance, convenience and modern comfort await you at the Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel. The property is ideally situated in the heart of the city centre, just moments from all of the things that make Vancouver such a popular tourist destination – including Stanley Park, Robson Street and Rogers Arena. Settle in to your hotel room or suite, which is awash with natural light and offers perks like pillow top bedding, high-speed internet and an ergonomic workspace – not to mention striking views of downtown Vancouver and the harbour.

CAM-X Group Room Rate:   239.00 Cityview and 299.00 Harbourview ( 2 days pre and 3 days post subject to hotel room availability)

Cut off date: Friday, September 15, 2017

Complimentary internet in guest rooms and use of fitness centre

Book your reservation by phone:  1-604-684-1128

Book online:

DRAFT: Schedule of Events

 Monday, Oct 16

4:00 – 7:00pm                   Board meeting

7:30 am Tuesday to Friday: Morning Walks with Michael Leibowitz.

Tuesday, Oct 17

10:00am – 12:30pm                    Optional Pre Conference Event:

6:00 – 8:30pm                   Opening Reception

Sponsored by:

Wednesday, Oct 18

8:30 – 9:10am                   Networking Breakfast in Exhibit Hall

9:10 – 9:15am                   President’s Welcome:  Dana Lloyd

9:15 – 10:30am                       Opening Keynote:  Colin Sprake

5 Vital Steps to Maximize Growth, Sales & Profit!

Come and learn:

  1. Effective Branding for small business!
  2. How to make the money you want in your business!
  3. How to become laser focused!
  4. Maximizing Sales!
  5. How to get to achieve your dream result…guaranteed!

10:30 – 10:45am                Coffee in Exhibit Hall

10:45 – 12:00                    Doug Robbins,  Organic Growth

12:00 – 1:00pm                 Networking Lunch with the vendors Plated

Sponsored by: Maryann Wetmore Leadership Development Fund

1:00 – 2:30pm                   Content Marketing: Creation, Distribution and Conversions from Social Media with  Ray Hiltz

2:30 – 2:45pm                   Coffee in Exhibit Hall

2:45 – 3:45pm                   Sales & Marketing for small to medium size business:        Sharron from Alliance Wireless

3:45 – 4:30pm                  Start up story:  Jeff Doyle

4:30 – 6:00                        Cocktails / wine tasting and the Vendors

Off site to FlyOverCanada

Sponsored by:

Thursday, Oct 19

8:30 – 9:15am                   Networking Breakfast in Exhibit Hall

9:15 – 9:30am                   ATSI Welcome:

9:30 – 10:30am                 Opening Keynote: Marius (Mac) Bourassa

The Entrepreneurial FlightTM

-Seven integrated Stages to Accelerate Business Value and Entrepreneurial Growth-

10:30 – 10:45am               Coffee in Exhibit Hall

10:45 – 11:00am               Video Member Highlight

11:00 – 12:00pm                Facilitated Networking: Foghorn Sessions  with Dana Lloyd

12:00 – 1:00pm                 Lunch in Exhibit Hall

1:00 – 1:30pm                   Annual General Meeting

1:30 – 2:30pm                   Technology Panel:  Moderator Michael Leibowitz

Identifying and minimizing Points of Failure and Sore Points for Customers

2:30 – 2:45pm                   Coffee in Exhibit Hall

2:45 – 3:00pm                   Video Member Highlight

3:00 – 3:30pm                   Session:  Paul Lloyd

3:30 – 4:00pm                   CAM-X Update

6:00 – 7:00pm                   Cocktail Reception

7:00 – 10:00pm                 Gala Dinner and Silent Auction

Sponsored by:

 Friday, Oct 20

10:00 – 11:00am                HR Panel:  Attraction & Retention of employees

11:00 – 12:00pm                Fireside Chat with Gary Pudles:  Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Winners:  Cindy Roma, Sydney Ryan & Desiree Bombenon

Promoting the kind of business excellence that lives in our industry

12:00 – 1:30pm                CAM-X Awards Luncheon

Sponsored by:

2:00 – 4:00pm                   Board Meeting


Memories from 2016 Quebec City!