Canadian Society of Professional Event Planners


Type of Organization: Member Association

Target Membership:  Independent Event Planner Entrepreneurs

Membership Qualifications: Application Process

Recognized Designations/Certifications: CMP – Certified Meeting Professional; CMM – Certificate in Meeting Management; CSEP – Certified Special Events Professional

Chapters in Canada: Greater Toronto Area (GTA); National Capital Region (NCR); SouthWestern Ontario (SWO)

International Affiliations: n/a

Annual Convention: Held in various cities around Canada, in February or early March.


CanSPEP is a dynamic, diverse and innovative society of Independent Event Professionals with a leading national voice in the event industry. It is the only association in Canada that offers an exclusive membership to independent event planner entrepreneurs.