What’s Brewing Ottawa-Gatineau!

What’s Brewing Ottawa-Gatineau! presented by CSAE Ottawa-Gatineau, is a virtual networking event featuring facilitated conversations about a specific topic relevant to current member needs. These virtual conversations are the perfect opportunity for both members and non-members from Ottawa-Gatineau to discuss, connect and exchange.

What’s Brewing Ottawa Gatineau! takes place the last Tuesday of every month at 8:00 am EST. Check our events page for upcoming meetings! These sessions are free to CSAE members and non-members.


CSAE Ottawa-Gatineau CEO Roundtable Series

Association Executive Directors and CEOs have specific responsibilities and are sometimes isolated from other staff.  Having access to a network of peers to talk to is often what bring these individuals to CSAE. The new CSAE Ottawa-Gatineau CEO Roundtable Series aim at addressing their specific needs by hosting events for association Executive Directors and CEOS made by association Executive Directors and CEOS.

CSAE Ottawa-Gatineau CEO Roundtable Series takes place the third Wednesday of every month at 12:00 pm EST. Check our events page for upcoming meetings! These sessions are free to CSAE members who are executive directors or CEOs.


Young Professional Network (YPN)

The YPN is a group of Young Professionals, aged 35 and under and working in or considering a career in an Association, partaking in professional development and networking opportunities. Each year we provide an average of 4 events that are designed specifically for YP’s by YP’s working in the Association sector. We focus on topics of interest to the industry, some of the past have included:

  • Becoming an Outstanding Performer for your Association
  • What Associations Sectors Exist in Canada?
  • Networking Best Practices, Tips and Tricks
  • Dealing with Different Personalities in the Workplace
  • Executive/YP Networking Sessions

Check our events page for upcoming news . Please note that you do not need to be a member of CSAE to attend these events, you just need to be working in an Association/Not-For-Profit Organization. Of course, if you are over 35 and interested in the topic, we are more than happy to have you!

Psst…Employers, reasons to get your YP’s Connected to the YPN
Encourage advancement in their careers – the YPN events are designed to expand knowledge and skill sets, YPs will be able to share the outcomes with the office!   Help build their peer network – the key to continued learning and problem solving.   

Get more value for your membership – YPN events are always cost effective, and in most cases free. YPs do not have to be members themselves to attend, your membership ensures they have access!

Opportunities to Volunteer:
Interested in volunteering for the CSAE O-G YPN? We will always communicate any opportunities we have coming up, but please contact us today to let us know you are thinking about it.  Please note that Committee members must meet the following criteria:

  1. An executive member in good standing, or working for a not-for-profit organization that has membership with CSAE; and
  2. 35 years of age and under throughout their entire term.

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