Events

  • Notice of ANNUAL GENERAL and SPECIAL MEETING

    Notice of ANNUAL GENERAL and SPECIAL MEETING of the MEMBERS OF Canadian Association of Family Enterprises – OTTAWA CHAPTER   To:                  Members and the Board of Canadian Association of Family Enterprises – OTTAWA CHAPTER (the “Corporation”) WHEN:           February 8, 2017 Register WHERE:        The Urban Element 424 Parkdale Avenue Ottawa, ON K1Y 1H1, at 7:30 […]

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  • Share the Experience Breakfast speaker TBA

    May 30, 2017

    May 30th 7:30am – 9am Share the Experience Breakfast speaker TBA Urban Element

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  • The Arnie Vered Dinner, Honouring Families in Business

    May 6, 2017

    Register May 6th 5:30pm – 10pm The Arnie Vered Dinner, Honouring Families in Business Château Laurier Nominate a Family Business of the Year   We invite you to join us on Saturday May 6th, 2017 for our second annual celebration of families in business at the Château Laurier. Reception 5:30pm to 7pm, Dinner and Educational […]

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  • AGM & Share the Experience Breakfast with The Next Generation

    February 8, 2017

    NOTICE OF THE ANNUAL GENERAL AND SPECIAL MEETING CAFE Ottawa Member-Only AGM Wednesday, February 8 | 7:30 am – 9:30 am urban element | 424 Parkdale Avenue Register With special guest Mark Sutcliffe! Mark will talk about his new book Long Road to Boston: what it takes to chase a life-long dream after previous failure […]

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  • Success in Succession

    Strategies for Family Business “70% of family businesses won’t make it to the 2nd generation and 90% won’t make it to the 3rd.” – Canadian Association of Family Enterprise Most families can’t even start the dialogue around succession and retirement because they are not sure what their options are. The standard practice is delay, defer, […]

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  • Holiday Social

    Register Monday December 12th 4pm – 6pm 268 Preston Street Ottawa, Ontario Join the Canadian Association of Family Enterprise for some holiday cheer at two six {ate} ! Your ticket includes canapes, a beverage and the chance to win our Awkward Holiday Family Photo Contest. Bring in your favourite past snaps to share or be […]

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  • FORUM: Protecting Your Family Business: Reputation, Relationships and Assets

    November 9, 2016

    Register now for the November 9th 7:30am – 11:30am FORUM: Protecting Your Family Business: Reputation, Relationships and Assets The Royal Ottawa Golf Club Join us for CAFE Ottawa’s premier event: The Family Business FORUM is a half day conference, featuring six speakers delivering 15 minute talks on trends, best practices and issues of particular relevance to Family Business. You won’t […]

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  • Welcome Back Event PAG Panel

    September 13, 2016

    Register Here Tuesday September 13th 4pm – 7pm Welcome Back Event PAG Panel Kitchesippi Beer Company tour   Personal Advisory Group Probably the most common challenge family business members face is isolation – it is often difficult to discuss problems with other family members, and those outside family business often don’t understand the unique dynamics […]

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  • AGM / Share the Experience with James Baker, Keynote Group

    June 14th, 2016

    Register here Join James Baker CEO of Keynote Group as he shares his experience with the glass ceiling in family business; challenges with communication and innovation for non-family employees. James will discuss the path that led him to create his own family business and provide insight on retaining your key non-family employees. Bonus presentation Kevin […]

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  • Splitting Heirs

    April 12, 2016

    4-6pm Register Here   You know the value CAFE has to offer but does your brother? Your daughter? This event is your opportunity to bring them out and have some fun together! We will learn how to throw an axe, enjoy a Beau’s All Natural beer and engage in some friendly family competition. Feature Presentation Have you ever wondered how to […]

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