Ottawa Convention Centre

CSAE Ottawa-Gatineau Tête-à-Tête
25th Anniversary

January 29th, 2015
Shaw Centre
55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON
7:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Tête-à-Tête 25th Anniversary Featuring Breakfast Keynote Presenter, David Usher, Lunch Keynote Presenter, Ron Tite,
25th Anniversary Reception, Great Prizes and over 160 Exhibitors and Sponsors.

Join us for a complimentary breakfast keynote presentation with David Usher, Juno Award-Winning Musician. David Usher is a creative tour de force. As the front man of the internationally acclaimed rock band Moist, and as a solo artist, David has sold more than 1.4 million albums, won countless awards--including five Junos--and performed at sold-out venues around the world. Believing that creativity and creative success is a learnable skill that anyone can master, his unique and dynamic presentations employ music and video to show audiences the steps they can take to stimulate the creative process at home and at work.

NEW for 2015, complimentary keynote lunch presentation. Branding and creativity expert Ron Tite exceeds expectations each and every time he takes the stage. Named one of the "Top 10 Creative Canadians" by Marketing magazine, the award-winning advertising writer and executive creative director addresses a variety of topics surrounding branding, corporate strategy, creativity and social media. Boasting training from Second City, Tite's presentations are not only information-packed, they're also infused with his unique humor--guaranteed to have you laughing while you learn.

The Tête-à-Tête Tradeshow with over 160 exhibitors and sponsors is your opportunity to get all the latest news from the premier suppliers to the association and meetings industry.

25th Anniversary Reception will offer additional exhibitor, sponsor and networking time and GREAT prizes.

Tête-à-Tête is open to all Association and Not-For-Profit Executive Directors and Employees, Professional Meeting Planners and Government Procurers. Closed to Non-Exhibiting Suppliers.


For more information, contact
Kathryn Cyr, CSAE Ottawa-Gatineau Secretariat at 613-271-1476 or email


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