Agenda Tuesday March, 26

Event Innovation Lab

8:00 a.m.  Coffee House & Registration

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The Event Innovation Lab™ Certification Course
Presented by Julius Solaris with special guests Ben Leikach, Evenium, Matthew Sessions, Digital Summit and Susan Prophet, Quebec City Business Destination.

Networking Lunch

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Networking Luncheon

Afternoon Certificate Workshops

8:00 a.m.  Coffee House & Registration

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Professional Development Workshops- Choose one of the following workshops

1) Corporate Global Citizenship -Planning Events in an Evolving World
Presented by Keri Miller CSEP, e=mc² events, Trevor Howes, e=mc² events, Michael Granek, Event Leadership Inst, Carolyn Luscombe, Eclectic Events Intl, Constantine Ioannou and the team from Evergreen.

2) The Blue Print of An Event – Intensive Planning Workshop
Presented by Carolyn Luscombe, CSEP, CMP, Eclectic Events Int. & Michael Granek MBA, Event Leadership Institute Certificate provided by the Event Leadership Institute.

Evening Social Event

6:00 p.m. – Opening Night Party at The MET, Produced by Page & Jian Magen, MBE Group (shuttles from Evergreen -see transportation for schedule)

Agenda Wednesday, March, 27

Morning Icon & Influencer Keynotes

Paid VIP or Paid Day Pass Required

8:00 a.m.  Coffee House & Registration

During these high impact keynotes, you will learn from award-winning industry leaders giving you real-world insights and actionable tools you use to skyrocket your event creative AND your business success. The Keynotes take place over the course of the day. Sessions range in duration and all take place in the BMO Atrium. There will be plenty of long breaks to allow for time to visit the CSE Live Trade Show. The sessions in the morning run with no breaks.

8:30 a.m. – 9:05 a.m. From the Ground Up – No Client No Problem – Creating a Legacy Event From Nothing!
Presented by Event Industry Influencers Alex Bickers, President, Reveal Events Group, Robert Porter – Owner / Creative Director – Elizabeth Stanley Event Design, Jennifer Winter, Owner, Rebelux Creative, Gemma Scott, Operations Manager, Go2 Productions, all speakers based in Vancouver.

9:05 a.m. – 9:40 a.m. The Marriage of Food & Design – TOP Trends in Catering & Design
Presented by Food & Entertaining Influencer Shannon Boudreau, Director of Sales, Lazy Gourmet Catering & Celebrity Food Trendist 

9:40 a.m. – 10:10  Microniching 
Presented by Brand Influencer Lara McCulloch, Award-winning marketing consultant, brand strategist, social media pioneer and global marketing keynote speaker, Toronto, ON

10:10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.   How Automation, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence & the Decentralization of Work Will Change Events Forever
Presented by Tech Influencer Rahul Goel, Aerospace Engineer & Head of Technology & Innovation for PheedLoop Inc., Toronto, ON

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 am. Entertain the F*#& Out of Them!
Presented by Entertainment ICON, Janice Cardinale, CEO The Idea Hunter, Toronto, ON

CSE Live Trade Show Opens

Free Planner Pass Holders can view these sessions in the Higgins Streaming Lounge

11:00 a.m. – 11: 30 a.m. Cyber Security and It’s Immediate Threat To The Global Event Industry
Presented by Tech Influencer, Yoseph Elkaim, Serial Entrepreneur, Best Selling Author & Cyber Crimes Expert @the Pentagon, Philidelphia, Pensylvania

11:30 a.m. -12:10 p.m. Global Event Trends with Industry Icon Andrea Michaels
Presented by Event Industry Icon Andrea Michaels, President of Extraordinary Events, Los Angeles California

Afternoon Icon & Influencer Keynotes

The Following Sessions Are Open to ALL Pass Holders in Both the Higgins Streaming Lounge & The Main Conference Hall

1:00 p.m- 1:45 p.m. Critical Conversation on Human Trafficking & Events -What EVERY Planner Needs to Know Now
Panelist: Sandy Biback, CMP Emeritus, CMM. Founder, Meeting Professionals Against Human Trafficking(MPAHT), Toronto
Panelist: Andrea Michaels, President, Extraordinary Events, Los Angeles
Panelist: Andrea Boulden, Senior Manager of TD Wealth Event Team & Board Member (MPAHT), Toronto
Panelist: Tania Ferlin, Corporate Group Sales Manager, Hyatt on King & Board Member (MPAHT), Toronto
Panelist: Yoseph Elkaim, Co-Founder Omni Labs, Philidelphia
Moderated by Ken Kristoffersen, CSEP, President/Chief Strategy Officer,  POP Kollaborative Events, Calgary/Toronto

2:30 p.m. – 2:50 p.m. What Do You Want To Be Known For? 
Presented by Social Media Influencer & Champion of Women in Business, Emily Lyons, CEO, Femme Fatale Media, Founder True Glue, Lyons Elite, + JWLS, Toronto, ON

2:50 p.m  – 3:10 p.m. Where BIG Ideas Come From
Presented by ICONIC Producers and  Industry Influencers Page & Jian Magen, The MBE Group

3:15 p.m – 3:45 p.m. The Power of Face-Face Events in a Digital World
Presented by Event Industry ICON and Global Influencer, David Adler, CEO & Founder, BizBash

5:30 p.m – CSE Live Closes

Evening Social Event

6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Inspired Spaces Design Event & Reception @ Seneca College (ticket required)

Agenda Thursday, March, 28

6:00 pm. – 11:00 p.m.
Canadian Event Awards Gala Dinner & Show at the Carlu, Proudly Hosted by Oliver & Bonacini
Produced by Corey Mandell, Mandell Entertainment & Chad Brincheski, ESP Inc.