Calendar of Events
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Canadian Institute of Food Science & Technology • CIFST - Ontario Section • Indspire • International Council of Shopping Centres • Lindsay & District Chamber of Commerce • Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation - Pan Am Games Secretariat • OPTIMUS SBR • Peterborough & Kawartha Home Builders Association • Peterborough Regional Health Centre • Trans Canada Trail
A few examples of events managed by Baily Event Management Inc.:
Suppliers’ Night Table Top Event
Canadian Institute of Food Science & Technology – Toronto, ON - 2006-2015
Professional association annual table top event hosts over 231 exhibitors and more than 1200 attendees during the four hour show. The annual event is the flagship event for the association and the biggest source of revenue. Improvements were constantly made to increase the number of exhibitors, source sponsors and enhance the attendee experience which resulted in increase on net profits year to year.
BEM Inc. managed this annual event from 2006 to 2015 and was a key contributor to many enhancements including the development of an event brand and event management elements such as pre-registration for attendees.
Soaring: Indigenous Youth Career Conferences
Indspire - various locations across Canada - 2005-2015
This multi-faceted event packed a three-day conference into one fast paced, high energy day. Attendance ranged from 200 to 2000 Indigenous youth, chaperones, exhibitors, speakers and sponsors. Diverse offering of up to 60 workshops, full trade show set up, full stage production with entertainment and guest speakers including National and Regional Chiefs, Provincial Ministers and high level corporate sponsors. Onsite execution team ranged from 20-40 team members.
BEM Inc. managed this event for 10 years and was a key contributor in developing all aspects of this highly regarded event. The event was held three times across Canada annually.
National Gathering for Indigenous Educators
Indspire – various locations across Canada – 2013, 2014 & 2017
Over 300 people attended the inaugural and hugely successful conference in Calgary, March 2013 and over 500 in the second year, November 2015. The two-day conference, which included workshops, keynotes and tradeshow was highlighted by the first ever Guiding the Journey: Indigenous Educator Awards. In 2014 the gala dinner and awards were presented by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada.
BEM Inc. was an integral part of developing the conference program and managed both the 2013 and 2014 events.
Pan Am Games Gala Evening
Pan Am Games Secretariat – The Mississaugas of the New Credit – Host First Nation of the 2015 Pan Am Games – Toronto, ON - July 2015
BEM Inc. was sought out exclusively and tasked with creating a spectacular Indigenous themed evening. The gala was a significant moment in the history of the Pan Am Games because TOR2015 was the first games to recognize an Indigenous First Nation as an official host. This event was precedent setting for future Indigenous hosts of the Pan Am Games.
The evening was flawless; over 250 VIP’s, including His Workship John Tory, former Ontario Premier Bob Rae, Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day and National Chief Perry Bellegarde. The outdoor event was hosted in two joined tents at Fort York Historic Site. The reception tent was transformed into a natural Ontario forest; guests mingled amongst trees and animals while enjoying Indigenous themed appetizers. The dinner tent was designed to include natural elements as well, with a more elegant feel. Guests were treated to a fabulous 4 course meal, catered by Oliver & Bonicini and four entertainment acts including iconic rock star Buffy St. Marie and songstress Chantal Kreviazuk.