News & Updates:

- Can't make it to Calgary? Join in on the discussion for free from your own office. Check out our number of sessions that will be live streamed!

- Online registration is now closed.  Onsite registration will open at 2pm on Oct 27 at the CTCC, South Building.

- We are currently SOLD OUT on extra tickets for the Opening Ceremonies and Welcome Reception, Gala Reception and Dinner, and Showcase Breakfast.  Please contact Rachel ( to be put on a wait list for tickets.

- To download the Conference program PDF, click here.

- CSAE is offering a Thursday day registration for F10's (Young Professionals in the first 10 years of their career) and Meeting Planners for $99.  See registration for details.

- To download the CSAE 2015 Mobile App, click here.



Why Attend?

This annual event is the quintessential forum for all association professionals who are serious about advancing their organizations and enhancing their skill sets. This year, we're planning an array of events and activities, to make your Conference experience an unforgettable one:

  • Inspiring and invigorating keynote speakers
  • Comprehensive educational programs on the sector’s most current and relevant topics
  • Exceptional networking and social events
  • An interactive trade show, with over 150 booths
  • Activities to see and learn about Calgary

    Visit us on Linkedin for Conference updates, discussions, and so much more!


Schedule Register Now!

CSAE Learning Centre:


Opening Ceremonies 

Scott Stratten
UnMarketing: Stop Marketing and Start Engaging
Sponsored by: National Speakers Bureau

Showcase Breakfast

Kit Grant
...Success Through Responsibility

Brought to you by The Canadian Speaking Hall of Fame
Sponsored by: Tourism Saskatoon

The Final Act: Closing Plenary

Emcee: Dave Hemstad
Sponsored by: The Lavin Agency

Toronto's Closing Luncheon and Keynote Address

Bruce Kirkby
Cleaning Your Cluttered Brain: A Field Guide to Productivity and Performance in a Hectic World
Sponsored by: Speakers' Spotlight

Who Should Attend?

This annual event offers an array of opportunities to learn and connect for staff in all levels of not-for-profit organizations and the businesses which support them. Regardless of your experience in the association world, this conference is designed to prepare you and your organization with information and best practices to help you succeed and prosper.

The CSAE National Conference attracts individuals who work in all job functions and levels of their organizations, including:

  • Association Executives
  • Business Suppliers to Associations
  • Directors, Senior Managers or Managers
  • Staff Members from various other functions in their associations

The CSAE National Conference has something for you!

Don't miss out! Register early! Reserve your spot!

Something for Everyone

Conference offers over 25 sessions tailored to a variety of educational needs -

Advanced - Strategy

Understand and leverage the current conditions influencing the Association Sector.

Intermediate - Best Practices

Explore industry best practices to develop innovative solutions and approaches facing today's Association Professional.

Introductory - How To

For the Association and Business Executives to learn new ways of doing business.

Don't miss out!

 Register early! Reserve your spot!   Register Now!

Looking for Showcase Registration? Click here.

Become a Sponsor


The Calgary Telus Convention Centre Map
The Fairmont Palliser Hotel Map

Calgary Marriott Downtown Hotel Map

Hotel Arts   Map

For travel and accommodation information, click here.


Thanks to Our 2015 Conference Sponsors








CSAE Corporate Sponsors are also Bronze sponsors of the CSAE 2015 National Conference and Showcase:





Attend the Alberta Pre-CSAE Educational Trip Oct 25-27, 2015

Travel Alberta will pay your airfare!

Click for more details here.


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