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CAAR Conference 2016 Recap

What a week it was for Canadian agri-retail! After a whirlwind week of ideas, interactions, connections, collaborations, products, presentations, lots of laughs and even a few tears, it’s time to pack up and say goodbye to the 2016 CAAR Conference.

CAAR Conference: Day One Recap

The first day of the 2016 CAAR Conference has officially come to a close, and the CAAR staff and board of directors are thrilled with the turnout and enthusiasm of this year's early attendees.

Welcome to the CAAR Conference 2016

Today marks the official start of the 2016 CAAR Conference. We are so thrilled to welcome attendees to Saskatoon, and are eager to share with you the information and insights that will help you unlock the potential of your agri-retail business.

Last Chance to Register for the CAAR Conference

The 2016 CAAR Conference starts Tuesday, Feb. 16 in Saskatoon, Sask. You can still benefit from the wisdom, information, resources and guidance the conference will bring to attendees, by taking advantage of walk-up registration at the conference.

Seize the Opportunity to Unlock Your Potential

The CAAR Conference is Feb. 16-18 in Saskatoon, Sask.

Canada’s agri-retail sector carries the weight of many responsibilities. The products you sell are the subject of myriad regulations, speculations and scrutiny. Your customers are – at once – innovative and pragmatic, and busy with their own mission of providing food for a growing population.

CAAR Conference Registration Now Open

The CAAR Conference is now open for registration to attendees across the country. This event – tailored by CAAR to help agri-retailers unlock their potential for success – will take place in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan from February 16-18, 2015.

Put Your Products and Services in Front of Agri-Retailer Decision Makers - Advertise with CAAR

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The CAAR Network: CAAR Conference Special Edition

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Why You Should Attend

Across Canada, there are more agricultural conferences than you can shake a stick at, but how many focus specifically on how to improve a retail location?
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Highlights of the 2015 CAAR Conference

The theme of the 2015 CAAR Conference – Edge of an Era – acknowledged the vast changes the agri-retail landscape is already in the midst of, as well as what is projected to change in the next 5, 10, 20 years and beyond.

2016: New Opportunities in a Familiar Location

The last two years have been a time of change for the conference.
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Speaker Presentations Available Now

View presentations and summaries of some of the outstanding speakers at the CAAR Conference.
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Hear What the Delegates Are Saying

View testimonials from delegates who attended the CAAR Conference.
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Special Edition – The CAAR Conference

Get the full experience, view the Special Edition – The CAAR Conference newsletter online.
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CAAR Conference 2016

Join us in Saskatoon, February 16 - 18, 2016

Hosted at Sheraton Cavalier Hotel, Delta Bessborough and TCU Place

Click here for walk-up registration information

So you missed your chance to register online for the CAAR Conference. You’re not out of luck!

We are offering walk-up registration to anyone who missed the cut-off but still wants to unlock the potential of their agri-retail business.

Contact Lady Gabilo today at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 204-989-9300 or toll-free 1-800-463-9323 to get your name on the list and secure your place at the Canadian agri-retail industry’s premiere event. When you arrive at the conference, report to the registration desk to pay for your pass without having to fill out any paperwork!

Event Details and Fees

Pre-Conference Workshop | 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016 at the Sheraton Cavalier
Member: $195 | Non-member: $275 | For more information, click here

CAAR Conference Pass | Feb. 16 – 18, 2016 at the Sheraton Cavalier and TCU Place
Member: $475 | Non-member: $675 | For more information, click here

CAAR’s Choice Awards Banquet | 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016 at the Sheraton Cavalier
Tickets: $135 per person*
*Limited tickets are available! Only 3 tickets left – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to reserve yours.

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and register for the 2016 CAAR Conference.

The CAAR Conference is the only national conference specifically focused on building expertise, celebrating excellence, and leveraging a national network for the Canadian agri-retail industry.

CAAR understands the value of networking during the CAAR Conference and is pleased to introduce some new concepts to the CAAR Conference based on exhibitor feedback. In addition to a unique tradeshow layout and dedicated time in the agenda for industry meetings, CAAR has developed exciting new conference features that aim to ensure exhibitors obtain access to a host of different networking tools that can be tailored to their individual needs.

Learn more at the CAAR Conference Website

2020 CAAR Conference - Day One Recap

The 2020 CAAR Conference kicked-off in style this evening at the annual Icebreaker Cocktail Reception. The mood was festive as conference delegates and exhibitors gathered at TCU Place in Saskatoon, Sask. to break the ice and get reacquainted with friends and colleagues from near and far.