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Recap: 2017 AGM and Convention

September 23-25, 2017 | Fredericton, NB

Our AGM is the chamber network’s must-attend event of the year. At the AGM, members get plugged into the latest developments, trends and issues that are important to the Canadian business community and develop solutions that will break down the barriers that are holding Canadian businesses back, setting our policy agenda for the upcoming year.


Participants List

Spousal Tours: Information and Sign-up Form

Restaurants for Saturday's Dinner on Your Own


Meeting Materials

Materials for the Policy Resolution Debates

Policy Debates Results
2017 Proposed Policy Resolutions
Proposed Resolution Amendments (September 24, 2017)


2017 Bursary

In partnership with Johnson Insurance, we are pleased to provide a bursary to provide financial assistance for a member chamber of commerce/board of trade to attend the Canadian Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 AGM and Convention. Congratulations to our bursary winners, the Lumby and District Chamber of Commerce and the Trent Hills Chamber of Commerce!


2017 Chambers Competition

Chambers and other organizations are reexamining and reevaluating their business models and their recruitment efforts in light of the above-noted factors and others. Congratulations to our 2017 Chambers Competition: Telling Your Chamber’s Story winners! Videos will be posted shortly.



Air Canada - Canadian Chamber Excellence Partner and the Official Carrier of the AGM

Air Canada is the flag carrier and is Canada's largest airline. Founded in 1937, Air Canada provides scheduled and charter air transport for passengers and cargo destinations worldwide. It is the world's eighth-largest passenger airline by fleet size and is a founding member of the Star Alliance. Air Canada's corporate headquarters are located in Montreal, while its largest hub is at the Toronto Pearson International Airport.

Air Canada is the only international network carrier in North America to receive a four-star ranking, according to independent U.K. research firm, Skytrax. In 2016, Global Traveler magazine again voted Air Canada "Best Airline in North America." In 2015, the readers of Premier Traveler voted Air Canada "Best North American International Travel," "Best Flight Attendants in North America," "Best North American Airline for Business-class Service" and "Best Airline Website."

As the official carrier of the AGM, Air Canada is offering special discounts to event participants.

To book your flight, go to and enter the promotion code in the search panel. Please use promotion code NNBE7861.


WestJet is also offering special discounts to event participants. For details on how to complete a booking with the following discount codes, please visit

Coupon code (web coupon no.): M6KBKQK
*For Travel Agent Web use only Promo code: YFC03


Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities that showcase your company’s brand and strengthen your reputation with our network exist. Click here to learn more about these opportunities or contact Chuck Wright.


Thank you to our partners for their generous support














Andrew Peller Limited
Aon Reed Stenhouse Inc.
Canada Post
Google Inc.

Bursary Sponsor


Canadian Internet Registration Authority
Carnet and Document Certification Services, CCC
Cat-Tec Inc.
CBDC Restigouche
Climate Smart
First Data
Global Affairs Canada
Gomez International Inc.
Indus Travel
Informe Affaires
Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Opportunities New Brunswick
OUTSTAND Chamber Partner
Affinity Program
Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce

Fredericton Chamber of Commerce Sponsors