Administrative Professionals Conference 2017

Who should attend

This conference is open to all administrative assistants (Health, Legal, Education, etc) looking to enhance and grow their skill set for career success.

How will you benefit

Not only will your employer benefit from the skills you take away from this conference, but you will gain a network of highly skilled and enthusiastic people working in a similar role as you!

Develop and enhance your skills in:

1. Unofficial project management capacities

2. Managing an event

3. Records Management: Introduction to creating a digital records system

4. Everyday Negotiation Skills

5. Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

6. Best Practices in Minutes

And so much more!

About the Conference

This conference was planned and administered by administrative professionals like yourselves with input from various levels of Management. The goal of this conference is to create a network of highly skilled professionals that can information share and support each other’s growth on a continual basis.

This conference was designed with a hands on approach to provide you with the most relevant and current skills and best practices in the administrative field.

The conference will be held in Abbotsford on May 11th and 12th, 2017. (40185) 2 days. $295.

There will be a networking dinner the first evening to mingle and get to know each other, this dinner is included in the cost of your conference fee. Door prizes will be raffled off after dinner!


We want to hear from you! If you have questions or suggestions for the conference, please email

More details coming soon!

Last updated December 2016


Conference Keynote

Laurie Daschuk, BA

Laurie formed the company ‘Stop the Presses’ in 1994 and consults with businesses and organizations to coordinate and deliver professional development courses and conferences, improve communication and facilitate work-life balance.

Laurie is the current Executive Coordinator for five associations. She travels throughout Western Canada as an Associate trainer with Campeau Learning.



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