Agenda

The 2022 iNNOVATIONS Day Canada Conference agenda is subject to change. We’re planning on a full agenda with multiple educational tracks and networking! Lock-in your registration today. Bookmark this page to check your 2022 iNNOVATIONS Day Canada schedule.

Wednesday November 2, 2022

9:00am - 9:30am | Registration Open w/Coffee & Tea
[Pier Foyer]

9:30am - 11:00am | Opening General Session
[Pier 4] Ed Geier, Linda Morrison, Troy Stenback, Brent Fargo - ASI, NiUG Board Member
Join us as we welcome you to the Canada iNNOVATIONS Day to learn about exciting new iMIS features and enhancements, highlight the great things our clients are achieving and share our product vision for 2023 and beyond.

11:00am - 11:15am | Break - Visit the Exhibitors
[Pier 4]

11:15am - 12:00pm | Upgrading to iMIS EMS, What You Need to Know
[Pier 2] Kristina Drosos - ASI
Direct, 20/20 Advance Program, or Self-Hosted … whichever path you choose, attend this session to learn what you need to know to plan your upgrade and gain access to new tools only available in the cloud including iMIS Report Writer, build complex reports with easy drag-and-drop capabilities powered by Exago BI, and iMIS Advertising, expanding your non-dues revenue options through the sale of advertising, sponsorships, expo space, and online buyers guides.

11:15am - 12:00pm | The Hidden Power of IQA, Panels & Expression Builder
[Pier 3] Troy Stenback - ASI
Your data is one of your most valuable assets - learn about the powerful core iMIS tools to unlock its potential and guide your decisions.

12:00pm - 1:00pm | Luncheon - Visit the Exhibitors
[Pier 4]

1:00pm - 1:45pm | Report Writer Updates and Enhancements
[Pier 2] Troy Stenback - ASI
See what's new in iMIS Report Writer. Learn about the latest updates and learn how to make Report Writer a part of your organization's success.

1:00pm - 1:45pm | Creating Modern Website Designs in iMIS
[Pier 3] Marie-Eve Caron - ASI
Learn about the latest website trends and how to use RiSE to create a modern website.

1:45pm - 2:00pm | Break - Visit the Exhibitors
[Pier 4]

2:00pm - 2:45pm | iMIS Data Management Suite
[Pier 2] Doug Morris - CSI
Whether you’re planning your iMIS EMS Enterprise upgrade, trying to eliminate custom stored procedures and/or bulk updates, or are simply looking for better ways to maintain your iMIS data integrity, CSI’s iMIS Data Management Suite (iDMS) can help. With iDMS, you can import data, update data, and even schedule your jobs to run off hours or on a recurring basis.

2:00pm - 2:45pm | iMIS and TopClass: Powerful Alone, Better Together
[Pier 3] Mike Bourassa - TopClass
See how the award winning TopClass LMS brings a personalized learning experience for sophisticated education and certification programs to iMIS. TopClass LMS is configurable to meet the unique workflow needs of your organization, while providing a comprehensive selection of education and certification management features to maximize the revenue of your educational programs.

2:45pm - 3:00pm | Break - Visit the Exhibitors
[Pier 4]

3:00pm - 3:45pm | Understanding the Power of iMIS Forms
[Pier 2] BJ Byrne & Nadine Aguila -Visual Antidote
Enhance your member experience with iMIS Forms. Easily design and deploy beautiful and functional iMIS forms to drive online engagement. Create forms for your public websites and Staff Site with drag-and-drop interface right from RiSE — using any combination of contact, address, user-defined or activity data from iMIS.

3:00pm - 3:45pm | iMIS and OpenWater: Powerful Alone, Better Together
[Pier 3] Jim Newcombe - OpenWater
Administering applications for awards, accreditations, abstracts, grants, scholarships, fellowships, and other programs can often become a tangle of emails, Dropbox files, Excel spreadsheets and — most of all — headaches for your staff, reviewers, and applicants. OpenWater relieves those burdens with an end-to-end solution that fully integrates with iMIS to help you streamline the application and review process.

3:45pm - 4:00pm | Break - Visit the Exhibitors
[Pier 4]

4:00pm - 4:45pm | Web Design Inspiration…Award-Winning iMIS Sites
[Pier 2] Beau Harbin - ASI
Get inspired by some of the best, award-winning iMIS websites. Learn innovative ways iMIS clients have made their websites pop, provided members with a personalized web experience, and embraced the concept of their business system and website being the same.

4:00pm - 4:45pm | Email Marketing Expert Tips and Tricks
[Pier 3] Troy Stenback - ASI
Learn advanced techniques for using email templates, managing recipient lists, and personalizing email communications.

4:45pm - 6:00pm | Networking Reception - Visit the Exhibitors
[Pier 4]

6:45pm- | Evening Event sponsored by Bursting Silver & Visual Antidote
[RS (formerly Real Sports) @ 15 York Street]
Join us as we watch the Maple Leafs take on the Flyers, we've reserved a private room for our group.

Directions:
The direct entrance to RS is East from York Street and Bremner Blvd, into Maple Leaf Square (towards Scotiabank Arena/previously Air Canada Centre). Enter the building by the main Real Sports Bar entrance, proceed up the escalator, quick left and proceed straight into the second floor entrance. The hosts will show you to our private area. See attached image for a map.

Accessibility:
Elevators may be accessed on the ground floor between E11even restaurant and Hotel Le Germain, near Longos. Please feel free to check in at the Real Sports or E11even host stand to be escorted over.