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Membership Types

Full membership descriptions are below, but here are our membership options at a glance:

 You Are:  You Are:   You Are:  You Are:
 Owner of an Event Planning Firm
 Staff (working with a current CanSPEP member)

Currently enrolled in a program that relates to meetings & events  

OR

Full-time faculty

A current member who is retiring from the industry

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Full Membership

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Associate Membership

 

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Student Membership

OR

Faculty Membership

 

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Retired Membership

 

Availability:

Monthly, One Year & Two Years Options

Availability:

Annually

Availability:

Annually

Availability:

  Annually (please arrange with the office)

Full Member (Voting)

$30 + HST monthly
$325 + HST annually
$550 + HST for two years

To be considered as a Full Member, one must be:

  • Self-employed as an event entrepreneur or the owner of an event management firm with 15 or fewer employees.
  • Agrees to abide by our professional principles.
To obtain a Full Membership the applicant must be a self-employed Event Planner who meets the above membership criteria. Membership includes the right to vote, and eligibility to hold a position on the Board of Directors and Committees who meets the above membership criteria. 

Associate Member (Voting)

$147.50 + HST annually

To obtain an Associate Membership, the applicant must be an employee of a self-employed Event Planner who holds a Full Membership in CanSPEP. Membership includes the right to vote, and eligibility to hold a position on the Board of Directors and Committees.  The applicant must agree to abide by CanSPEP’s Professional Principles.

Student Member (Non-Voting)

Free membership, annually with an obligation of volunteer hours

To obtain a Student Membership, the applicant must be a current full-time student in a recognized post-secondary academic institution & enrolled in a program that relates to the meetings/events industry. The applicant must provide proof of their enrollment. Membership does not include a right to vote or a position on the Board of Directors. Student Members are obligated to volunteer 20 hours on committees. The applicant must agree to abide by CanSPEP’s professional principles.

   Faculty Member (Voting)

   $147.50 + HST annually

   To obtain a Faculty Member Membership, the applicant must be employed as full-time faculty at a recognized post-secondary academic institution, teaching in  a program that relates to the meeting and events industry. Faculty Members are eligible to vote and to hold a position on committees. They are not eligible to hold a position on the Board of Directors. The applicant must agree to abide by CanSPEP’s professional principles.

Retired Member (Non-Voting)

$50 + HST for two years

A retired member shall be an Entrepreneurial Event Planner who has now ceased working full- time but is still active in the Society/industry on a volunteer basis. The member has been a CanSPEP member in good standing for a minimum of 5 years, and their business is no longer operating. Retired members are entitled to attend meetings, educational days, conference, etc. at member rates. Retired members can also sit as members of committees but do not have voting privileges. If you wish to apply to become a retired member, please email info@canspep.ca.

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We look forward to meeting you and having you as a member

Be sure to read our Professional Principles



        

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info@canspep.ca

Phone: 416-901-8341

Address:
47 Greenhalf Drive
Ajax, ON L1S 7N7

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