CPB Canada invites you to submit a proposal to present at our 2024 IGNITE Annual Conference.

Please review the details below and submit your proposal early for consideration.

Reminder: This call for proposals does not seek any sponsored content. Sponsorship opportunities will be available to interested parties via the distribution of our IGNITE 2024 Prospectus in the coming months.


Conference Details

When: September 10-13, 2024

Where: Winnipeg, Manitoba.

About: The IGNITE Conference offers bookkeepers and accountants the opportunity to collaborate, network, and share successes while educating themselves in the critical aspects of their professional practice.

Currently, IGNITE 2024 is planned to be a hybrid conference with in-person and virtual participation. This decision will be confirmed in early 2024. 

Topic Details

Speaker topics for concurrent sessions & workshops include but are not limited to:

  • Technology & Software
  • Management and Goal-Setting
  • HR, Taxation & Payroll
  • Communication
  • Marketing Business & Services
  • Legal & Compliance
  • Operating Small to Medium Businesses
  • Innovations, Best Practices & Strategies
  • Leadership/Team Building

What to expect when speaking at the IGNITE 2024 Conference!

Presentation Format:

  • Concurrent Session: 75 minutes (60 minutes content; 15 minutes Q&A)
  • Concurrent Session: 90 minutes (70 minutes content; 20 minutes Q&A)
  • Pre-conference workshop: 3 hours (Tuesday)

Audience Size: 50-100

Speaker Considerations

The association is not compensating breakout session speakers for their presentations via honorariums or speaker fees.

In place of this, speakers will have a donation made on their behalf to the selected conference charity. If you require an exception, they may be considered on a case-by-case basis.