The Canadian Society of Professional Event Planners (CanSPEP) is a powerful, vibrant and growing association of independent event planner entrepreneurs who collectively produce thousands of meetings, conferences, and events across Canada each year.

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July 2017: Join Us in PEI!

We are SO looking forward to heading to the island July 26-29, 2017.

Meetings and Conventions PEI has put together a welcome video, showcasing some of the delightful things we will experience this summer!

Check out the video here.

From the CanSPEP Blog...

This year, Canadian Special Events Magazine celebrates the 20th anniversary of the Canadian Event Industry Awards (CEIA). The Canadian Event Industry Awards have become a hallmark of achievement in the Canadian event and meeting industry and a platform for professionals from each major discipline to be recognized and celebrated for their talent, hard work and […]


There is more than one reason I have chosen to volunteer my time to CanSPEP. When I joined CanSPEP, 10 years ago, it was because I was looking for more ‘hands on’ education on being an entrepreneur, new approaches and processes to deliver meetings and on business development and to connect and learn from likeminded […]


Although the deal was signed late in October, I am thrilled to announce that CanSPEP has entered into a strategic Partnership agreement with Events Systems Pro. This agreement has been in the works since spring of 2016. Event Systems Pro has been a long time supporter of CanSPEP so this was a natural fit. A […]