Upcoming Chapter Events

High Performance Organization Panel and Roundtable

April 17, 2015
Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Toronto
475 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON
M4Y 1X7

Co-hosted By CSAE Trillium Chapter and Zzeem

Panelists Bio’s and Other Information

Our panel of High Performance CEOs will share their experience and tips to reach the high performance level in all the elements of the association business. Learn from the top CEOs in our sector and find out how your association compares with the first tier. Engage in round table discussions with other association decision-makers, facilitated by our high performance panelists. Take away tips, templates and proceedings from this first time event.

Member Engagement: How do you build a vital member community? Cathy Campbell, President, Canadian Association of Chemical Distributors has done it and she’ll tell you how she got there.

Government Relations:
Decision-makers aren’t returning your calls? How do you take a strategic approach to Government Relations? Patrick Culhane, CAE, President and CEO, Canadian Payroll Association knows the answer and he’ll share it with you.

Governance: What’s the secret to repositioning a board that’s focused on operations and missing out on governance? Gary Bernard, CEO, PGA of Canada made it happen and he’ll tell you how he did it.

Human Resources: What does it take to build a workplace environment where your team members love their jobs, excel at their work and communicate their enthusiasm in everything they do for your members? Ed Barisa, CAE, CEO, Ontario Real Estate Association will share what he has accomplished and how he did it.

Association Turnaround: How do you reinvent an association that’s over 80 years old and whose business model is no longer working? Five years ago Joy Nott, President, I.E. Canada walked in to that challenge and changed everything. She’ll tell you what she did and how it worked.

Member Value Proposition: Is your member value proposition all about successful government relations? How do you convince members to pay the fee when the results are free? Jim Quick, President and CEO, Aerospace Industries Association of Canada knows the answer and he’ll share it with you.

8:00 – Registration and Light Breakfast
9:00 – 4:00 p.m. – Panel Presentations and Roundtable Discussions

REGISTRATION (includes meals and breaks)
Early Registration Deadline: March 27, 2015
CSAE Members – $120 plus hst
Non-CSAE Members – $150 plus hst

Regular Registration – After March 27, 2015
CSAE Members – $144 plus hst
Non-CSAE Members – $180 plus hst

PLEASE NOTE:  Attendance at this event is restricted to those who work in the not for profit sector.

10th Annual Summer Summit

Celebrate the Past, Manage the Present, Shape the Future

July 8-10 2015
Deerhurst Resort
Huntsville, ON

The Trillium Chapter of the CSAE presents the 10th Annual Summer Summit at the iconic Deerhurst Resort in Huntsville, Ontario on July 8-10, 2015. Join your peers for a day and a half of intensive professional development, networking and fun.

The Summer Summit is the must attend event for association leaders looking for valuable education and networking in a relaxed atmosphere. It is an ideal learning opportunity for senior association and emerging leaders to strengthen and develop their leadership and management skills. The agenda is relevant to those who are looking for new ways of thinking and new ideas to sustain and grow their associations.

SCHEDULE (subject to change)
July 8, 2015
Golf Day (separate registration required.  Details to come)
Evening – Welcome Reception

July 9, 2015
9:00 – Opening Keynote Speaker
12:30 – Lunch
2:00 – Concurrent Sessions
4:00 – Concurrent Sessions
6:30 – Summit Signature Networking Reception

July 10, 2015
8:30 – Breakfast
9:30 – Concurrent Sessions
11:30 – Concurrent Sessions
1:00 – Lunch and Closing Keynote Speaker
2:30 – Happy Trails (conference ends)


Early Bird Registration (register by June 5, 2015)
CSAE Business Member – $350
CSAE Association Executive Member – $205
Non-Member Association Executive – $256

Regular Registration
(register after June 5, 2015)

CSAE Business Member – $420
CSAE Association Executive Member – $246
Non-Member Association Executive – $307

Preferred rate is available until June 17, 2015
There are various rates depending on the room type selected.  The CSAE TC preferred rate is offered 2 days pre and 2 days post event based on availability. Book early if you plan to extend your stay. PARKING IS COMPLIMENTARY.

To book your accommodation please download the appropriate form and send it directly to Deerhurst Resort.  Or please call 1-800-461-4393.  Group code:  CSAE-Business Member OR CSAE- Executive.

Business Member Accommodation Form

Executive Member Accommodation Form



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