Important Convention Update!

The earlybird registration cut-off date is June 1st to attend the Gathering of the Clans Convention of CanadaÔÇÖs community newspapers!

Register today to save $100.00 if youÔÇÖre registering as the first delegate, as an additional delegate, alumni or spouse. Register children at the early-bird rate and also save as much as $50.

The Gathering of the Clans (from July 4 to 6, 2002 in Halifax) will be a gathering of the minds as community newspaper people from across the country meet in Halifax to exchange ideas in both professional and social settings.

This Convention is guaranteed to offer the best value for your time and money, so act now to qualify for these savings. As the first delegate from your paper, your registration will include all these events:

  • The CCNA Better Newspapers Competition Awards Banquet and Ceremony along with the Welcoming Reception ÔǪ the industryÔÇÖs premier awards event of the year
  • A Maritime Kitchen Party with musical entertainment by Evans & Doherty, held at the historic Pier 21 in Halifax
  • The CIDA Awards Reception, the PresidentÔÇÖs Banquet and Special Awards Presentation with musical entertainment by MD5
  • A discussion led by leading political and social affairs commentator and keynote a speaker Allan Gregg on things that matter to CanadaÔÇÖs community newspapers
  • Wonderful social programs for CCNA families that take in the sights, sounds and hospitality of Halifax and Atlantic Canada
  • A range of hands-on and informative sessions exploring industry issues such as digital photography, advertising sales and editorial tips
  • And so much more ÔǪ including breakfasts, luncheons, raffle draws, round-tables and the CCNA Annual General Meeting. ACNA members also invited to attend the ACNA Awards Luncheon at no additional cost! And ÔǪ those arriving early can reserve one of 200 tickets to the famous Nova Scotia International Tatoo!

Now thatÔÇÖs a great deal!

Kick up your heels and join us for a rousing time in Halifax at the Joint CCNA/ACNA Convention!

Register early by fax, mail or online at CCNAÔÇÖs web site.

And to guarantee the special convention rate of $159.00 at the Westin Nova Scotian Hotel, be sure to make your hotel reservations as soon as possible.

Space is limited!