CAPACOA Conference

CAPACOA Conference


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A gathering of Canada’s national and international presenting and touring sector, the CAPACOA Conference is an opportunity to reconnect with your colleagues and make new connections from coast to coast to coast.

With more than 250 presenters, agents, managers, artists and other performing arts professionals in attendance, participants can expect new networking opportunities, informative sessions and peer meetings as well as world-class theatre, music and dance showcases. All this in a friendly and intimate setting designed to foster business relationships with performing arts colleagues from across Canada.


Programming includes:

  • Showcases by emerging and established artists from a variety of disciplines and music genres
  • Workshops, plenary sessions, PD Sessions
  • The Succession Plan mentorship program
  • Exhibit hall (market place)
  • Networking events
  • Peer sessions
  • Pitch Sessions
  • One-on-one meetings