ONLINE – 5th Annual Marketing & Communications for Post Secondary Conference

May
10 - 12
2021

For over a decade, SummersDirect Conference & Events and Swansea Communications have been bringing together communication professionals from across Canada for quality conference programming. This partnership is the only in Canada that has provided both national and regional conferences for the communications field .

Our goal is to offer a conference experience that will educate and inspire professional communicators from various industries through an environment of professional networking to benefit both delegates and speakers alike. You will walk away with tools and techniques you can take away and use, case studies you can relate to and most of all VALUE.

About

Venue

Online

Presenting Sponsor

Academica Group is Canada’s largest marketing research and consulting agency devoted entirely to the post secondary sector. Through its expert staff and cross-country network of consultants, Academica works to support and inspire higher ed institutions through research & consulting, digital content, and career advertising. Every year, Academica works with over 100 higher ed institutions. The Academica Top Ten news digest and digital content platform currently reaches over 29K higher ed professionals daily.

Gold Sponsor

INTERESTED IN SPONSORSHIP? Contact us.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

Substitution of delegates is permissible without prior notification. Refunds will be given for cancellations received in writing no later than 15 days prior to the conference date subject to an administration fee of $200 plus $10 for GST. After this time, you are liable for the full registration fee even if you do not attend the conference. If you register during this 15 day period, you are also liable for the full fee. SummersDirect Inc. reserves the right to change program date, meeting place or content without further notice and assumes no liability for these changes.

Conference Day 1

Monday, May 10, 2021

All times in Eastern
9:00 – 9:30 a.m.  Welcome and Tradeshow Open
9:30 – 9:40 a.m.   Opening Remarks from the Chair
9:40 – 10:40 a.m To be announced  
10:40 – 11:20 a.m. To be announced
11:20 – 11:45 a.m. NETWORKING BREAK + TRADESHOW
11:45 – 12:25 p.m. To be announced
12:25- 12:35 p.m. YOGA/STRETCH BREAK
12:35 – 1:05 p.m. NETWORKING/LUNCH BREAK/TRADESHOW
1:05 – 1:45 p.m. To be announced
1:45 – 2:25 p.m. To be announced
2:25– 2:45 p.m. NETWORKING BREAK + TRADESHOW
2:45 – 3:25 p.m. To be announced
3:25 – 3:45 p.m. NETWORKING BREAK + TRADESHOW
3:45 p.m. Conference Concludes for Day

            

Cancellation & Refund Policy

Substitution of delegates is permissible without prior notification. Refunds will be given for cancellations received in writing no later than 15 days prior to the conference date subject to an administration fee of $200 plus $10 for GST. After this time, you are liable for the full registration fee even if you do not attend the conference. If you register during this 15 day period, you are also liable for the full fee. SummersDirect Inc. reserves the right to change program date, meeting place or content without further notice and assumes no liability for these changes.

Conference Day 2

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

All times are in Eastern
9:00 – 9:30 a.m. Tradeshow Open
9:30 – 9:40 a.m.   Opening Remarks
9:40 – 10:20 a.m. To be announced
10:20 – 11:00 a.m.  To be announced
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.      NETWORKING BREAK + TRADESHOW
 11:20 – 12:00 p.m. To be announced
12:00 – 12:40 p.m.   To be announced
12:40 – 1:10 p.m.  NETWORKING/LUNCH BREAK/TRADESHOW
1:10 – 1:50 p.m. To be announced
1:50 – 2:30 p.m. To be announced
2:30 p.m.      CHAIR’S CLOSING REMARKS
2:35 – 3:00 p.m.   NETWORKING CONTINUES
3:00 p.m.    CONFERENCE CONCLUDES

Cancellation & Refund Policy

Substitution of delegates is permissible without prior notification. Refunds will be given for cancellations received in writing no later than 15 days prior to the conference date subject to an administration fee of $200 plus $10 for GST. After this time, you are liable for the full registration fee even if you do not attend the conference. If you register during this 15 day period, you are also liable for the full fee. SummersDirect Inc. reserves the right to change program date, meeting place or content without further notice and assumes no liability for these changes.

Post Conference Workshops

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

All times are in Eastern
9:30 – 11:45 a.m.
9:30 – 11:45 a.m.
1:15 – 3:30 p.m.
1:15 – 3:30 p.m.

9:30 – 11:45 a.m.

WORKSHOP A: To be announced


9:30 – 11:45 a.m.

WORKSHOP B: To be announced


1:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

WORKSHOP C: To be announced


1:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

WORKSHOP D: To be announced

Cancellation & Refund Policy

Substitution of delegates is permissible without prior notification. Refunds will be given for cancellations received in writing no later than 15 days prior to the conference date subject to an administration fee of $200 plus $10 for GST. After this time, you are liable for the full registration fee even if you do not attend the conference. If you register during this 15 day period, you are also liable for the full fee. SummersDirect Inc. reserves the right to change program date, meeting place or content without further notice and assumes no liability for these changes.

Pricing/Register

2021 CONFERENCE PRICING

Registration Type Early Bird (until March 26, 2021) Regular Rate
Best Value – Conference & 2 Workshops $1015.00 $1200.00
Conference & 1 Workshop $975.00 $1050.00
Conference (Both Days) $750.00 $825.00
Conference (One Day) $375.00 $450.00
Conference (One Day) & 1 Workshop $625.00 $725.00
Two Workshops Only $485.00 $565.00
One Workshop Only $265.00 $300.00

Groups of 3+ Contact Us for group pricing

Cancellation & Refund Policy

Substitution of delegates is permissible without prior notification. Refunds will be given for cancellations received in writing no later than 15 days prior to the conference date subject to an administration fee of $200 plus $15 for GST. After this time, you are liable for the full registration fee even if you do not attend the conference. If you register during this 10 day period, you are also liable for the full fee. SummersDirect Inc. reserves the right to change program date, meeting place or content without further notice and assumes no liability for these changes.