Annual Conference & Trade Show

What does it mean to be adaptable? Why is this important? How can we become more adaptable?

Find out on April 20th at the Universal EventSpace!

With so many new rules and changes in our industry, Mortgage Brokers and Agents have to be adaptable. Please join us at our annual one-day Conference & Trade Show. With informative business sessions, industry and regulatory updates, We will show you how to evolve, innovate and overcome!

Attendance at the April 2017 event is expected to exceed 650, of which more than 2/3 will be mortgage brokers and mortgage agents. It will take place at the Universal EventSpace – a wonderful venue with the latest technology and the most amazing food by Peter & Paul’s. The address is 6250 Highway 7 in Vaughan. See hotel accommodations and deal here – you can literally walk over!

Advanced ticket sales are now closed but you can still purchase at the door!

Conference & Trade Show Itinerary

7 am Registration & Continental Breakfast
7:45-8:45 am AGM* (see below)
9-9:15 am Conference opening remarks by CMBA’s new President
9:15-10 am Dr. Sherry Cooper, Chief Economist of Dominion Lending Centres, will deliver the Economic Outlook
10-10:45 am Claire Drage, Lion’s Share “Are you ready for an Assistant?” and at 11-11:45am
10:45-11 am Break
11-11:45 am & 11:45-12:30 pm Back by popular demand! ‘The Accountants’ Fabio Campanella & JP McMillan of Campanella McDonald LLP
11-11:45 am Lee Noble of Lendesk, Better Tools for Brokers
11:45-12:30 pm Joe Valenti, Brokrbindr, Elements of the Digital Revolution
12:30 pm Lunch & Trade Show floor opens                        1:30-2:15 pm & 2:15-3 pm Scott Peckford of “I Love Mortgage Brokering” presents,  ‘What I’ve learned interviewing the top 100 brokers in Canada’                                                                          1:30-2:15 pm & 2:15-3 pm Michael Sumbler, Manager, Global Business Services of Equifax Canada Co. will present “Equifax Credit File Essentials” for new agents.
1:30 – 2:15 pm & 2:15 – 3 pm “Realtor relationships in today’s online world” by Mustafa Abbasi, president& broker of record zolo.ca and Jason Kay, president & broker, My Mortgage Master
3:30 pm Closing reception commences in foyer
4 pm Trade show ends
5:30 pm Conference ends

* Please register for the Annual General Meeting if you plan on attending. A special breakfast will be prepared for those attending.

Graduated the Mortgage Agent Course in the last 6 months? Email office@cmbaontario.ca to purchase a student pass.                                                                 

Dr. Sherry Cooper is a sought-after speaker, writer and advisor renowned for her ability to simplify and de-mystify the complex subjects of economics and finance. SherrySCooper-webShe is Chief Economist of Dominion Lending Centres, Canada’s leading mortgage and leasing company.

In this role, Dr. Cooper helps Canadians understand the issues surrounding their most important financial decision—buying a home.

An award-winning authority on finance and economics, Sherry is also TMX Industry Professor at DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University.