Why Attend CSE Live EventFest?

Attend to find new ideas, connect with people who are passionate about events and build a fresh new toolbox of event resources. You will leave infused with creative inspiration, dozens of affordable suppliers to partner with and strategic solutions that will take your events to the next level.

Is CSE Live Right for You?

At CSE Live, event planning professionals from all backgrounds are welcome, whether you’re a corporate planner, a non-profit expert, an academic coordinator, or an administrative assistant with a major event on the horizon. This event is the perfect opportunity for you to explore new vendor partnerships, cost-effective solutions, and innovative approaches that can make your planning process more efficient and effective.

Located at Evergreen Brick Works, CSE Live spans two full days and offers an unparalleled experience for event planners. With over 30 speakers, incredible corporate entertainment, gourmet food sampling, hands-on learning opportunities, and unexpected surprises at every turn, CSE Live is the ultimate event for anyone involved in the business of planning events.

No matter what type of event you’re organizing, whether it’s a fundraiser, festival, corporate event, convention, meeting, or experiential marketing campaign, CSE Live is designed specifically for creative professionals like you.


Experience THIS at EventFest 2023

Relevant & Engaging Education

40+ speakers sharing powerful insights, advice and relevant takeaways to help you more impactful events

EventFest at CSELive

Over 100 unique vendors to explore on the bustling EventFest show floor featuring the latests in event design, decor, food, tech, venues, destinations and more.

Opening Night Industry Party

The hottest ticket in town. Come ready to mix, mingle and get to know your new event industry. Make sure you purchase tickets early, this event always sells out.

The Midway

Explore trending outdoor and indoor interactive experiences and activations perfect for your next corporate event.

Face-Face Networking

Spend time with people who think like you, understand your work and have solutions to your most significant event challenges.

The Tasting Room

Enjoy gourmet samplings by the GTA's best restaurants, distilleries, wineries and caterers and find fresh ideas for your next catered event.

The Gift Bar

Shop the Gift Bar for fabulous luxe products for today's stylish event prof. Full Festival Pass Holders receive exclusive curated gifts + luxe tote bag.

Awards Gala

Celebrate the 26th Annual Event Awards with Canada’s top event profs at this black-tie Gala spectacular

Still Wondering if CSE Live is For You?

Here is a partial list of event professionals who have attended CSE Live. 

  • 360 Events Inc.
  • Acklands-Grainger
  • Advocis
  • Altitude C
  • APPrO
  • Artificial Intelligence In Medicine Inc.
  • Aviva Canada Inc.
  • Beacon Digital Inc.
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Blue Mountain Resorts 
  • BMO Financial Group
  • BookNet Canada
  • Borden Ladner Gervais 
  • Bright Ideas Events
  • Buckingham Manor
  • Calgary TELUS Convention Centre
  • Cambridge Mill
  • Canada Health Infoway
  • Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business
  • Canadian Tire
  • Cantrav Services Inc.
  • Capilano University
  • Carlson Wagonlit Travel
  • Carmen’s Group Inc.
  • Cava Rose
  • Centennial College
  • Chai Lifeline Canada
  • Chase Hospitality 
  • CIBC
  • Cineplex 
  • City MOGULS
  • City of Abbotsford
  • City of Cambridge
  • City of Mississauga
  • City of Moncton
  • City of Niagara Falls
  • City of Richmond
  • City of Vaughan
  • Day by Design Wedding + Events
  • Debut Group
  • Deloitte
  • dentalcorp
  • Digital Summit
  • Discover Events
  • dmg :: events
  • Downtown Oakville 
  • Effective Planning
  • Elizabeth Stanley 
  • Equitable Life Of Canada
  • Evenium
  • Event Host Inc.
  • Event Wise
  • Eventfully so
  • Fallsview Casino 
  • Fete international 
  • Fidelity Investments 
  • Fifth Element Group
  • Forex
  • Fredericton (City of)
  • Good Kids
  • Grant Thornton LLP
  • Green Living 
  • Green Shield Canada
  • Guardian’s Best Animal Rescue 
  • Hala Events
  • Henry Schein
  • HRPA
  • IBM
  • Ideation Events
  • InStyle Events
  • Intuit Canada
  • IQ Business Events
  • Israel Cancer Research Fund
  • ITM Events
  • Ivanhoe Cambridge
  • Jackie Penner Events
  • Jackson Events
  • JCO Communications 
  • Juvenile Diabetes 
  • Kinaxis
  • KPMG
  • Lakeridge Health Foundation
  • Landscape Ontario 
  • Lawyers’ Professional Indemnity Company (LAWPRO)
  • Live Nation
  • LMR Lottery 
  • LOFT 
  • Lynn Fletcher Weddings
  • MAC Canada
  • MLSE
  • MCC Planners
  • McCloskey International Ltd
  • MediaNet
  • MTCC
  • Montreal Event Planner
  • Municipality Of Central Huron
  • National Soccer Coaches Assoc
  • Next Level Summits
  • Niagara Casinos
  • Niagara College
  • Nicola Wealth
  • Northbridge Insurance
  • Oliver & Bonacini 
  • OneWest Event Design
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Ontario Brain Institute
  • Ontario Centers of Excellence
  • Ontario Chamber of Commerce
  • Ontario Construction Secretariat
  • Ontario Festival Group
  • Ontario Nurses’ Association
  • Otera Capital Inc
  • Pacific Destination Services Inc.
  • Perfect Events Canada
  • POGO (Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario)
  • Power Play 
  • Providence Healthcare 
  • Quebec City BD
  • RBC
  • RBC Insurance
  • Redstone Agency
  • Region of Peel
  • Reveal Events Group
  • RTG Events
  • Saskatchewan Veterinary Medical Association
  • Scotiabank
  • Sensibill
  • Sofina Foods
  • Softchoice
  • Solutions With Imapct
  • Spark Conferences
  • Speducci Mercatto
  • Stantec
  • Starlight Children’s Foundation Canada
  • Stewart Title
  • Takeda
  • Tara Sachs Events
  • TD Auto Finance
  • TD Canada Trust
  • TD Wealth
  • Teknion
  • The Big Pitch
  • The Collective Agency 
  • The College of Family Physicians of Canada
  • The Great Hall
  • The Guarantee Company of North America
  • The Lazy Gourmet
  • The Planner+
  • The Willow Group
  • TJX Canada
  • TK Events Inc.
  • TODN
  • Toronto Arts Foundation
  • Tourism Toronto
  • Town of Ajax
  • Transcontinental Media
  • Trebas Institute
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Windsor
  • Villa Charities Foundation
  • Westin Harbour Castle
  • Women in Capital Markets
  • Woodbine
  • World Vision
  • WPIC Inc.
  • XPV Water Partners
  • Yee Hong Foundation

Learn from the experts, be inspired by new ideas and meet the right professionals to empower your next event

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