The Kelowna Chamber of
Commerce is honoured to host the 2013 Canadian Chamber of Commerce AGM and
Conference September 28 - 30th. Conferences such as these bring an estimated
$725,000 to our community and provide an unparalleled opportunity to showcase
the Okanagan to key business leaders from around the country.
The theme for this years’ conference is “A Canada that Works and Plays.” It
will focus on tackling two barriers to Canadian competitiveness: Canada’s
skills shortage and its uncompetitive travel and tourism strategies.
The AGM & Conference is the forum for delegates to gather and debate
policies which will encompass the Canadian Chamber’s advocacy efforts for the
The Rotary Centre for the Arts - the huge glass facility in the heart
of Kelowna’s Cultural District – will turn into a fun-filled playground on
Sunday, September 29 for delegates, spouses and ticket purchasers. The Centre
will come alive as its studios, theatres, Atrium and Rehearsal Hall are given
over to entertainment themes.
All are welcome at this event! The price of admission grants you access to an
exciting and fun-filled evening complete with entertainment, world-class wines,
beer, Appletinis, networking with a National delegation and mouthwatering food
- all from right here in the Okanagan. It will be an evening not to be missed!
Tickets can be purchased on the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce website (link
Pre- and Post-conference
This is a powerful way to reach delegates in the planning
stages, in advance of trip bookings. This is where and when your business can really
shine. We’ll be hosting 450 out-of-town and near-town visitors and, with over
100,000 hits a year on the Kelowna Chamber website plus Facebook, Twitter, and
our at-event marketing, your sponsorship message will reach many, many business
people. Contact Caroline Miller, Business Development Liaison, at 250-469-7358
or firstname.lastname@example.org, for more information on how to get your
marketing materials in the hands of over 450 national delegates. Provide them
with a great experience and they will sing your praises from coast to coast!