- 18TH ANNUAL WESTERN CANADIAN CONFERENCE, TRADE SHOW & STORAGE FACILITY TOURS
June 8, 2023 - June 9, 2023
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
All prices above include 5% G.S.T.
18TH ANNUAL WESTERN CANADIAN CONFERENCE, TRADE SHOW,
2023 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND THE B.C. SELF STORAGE FACILITY TOURS!
REGISTER TODAY AND SAVE $$$. – EARLY BIRD PRICING ENDS ON APRIL 30, 2023
At the S.F.U. CENTRE FOR DIALOGUE – 580 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1L6
Schedule -at – Glance:
(Scroll to the bottom of this page for full Schedule of Events)
Thursday June 8, 2023 8:00am – 5:00pm
C.S.S.A. Self Storage Conference and Trade Show
KEY NOTE SPEAKER – MR. MIKE BURNAM – President & Chief Investment Officer, Storage Mart
will be sharing with us
“AN UPDATE ON THE SELF STORAGE INDUSTRY IN CANADA AND ABROAD!”
2023 C.S.S.A. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING for all C.S.S.A. Members
SERVING THE BEST CUSTOMER SERVICE & SALES TIPS IN SELF STORAGE by MS. JENNIFER JOHNSON,
Director of Operations – Western Canada,
SELF STORAGE INVESTORS FORUM IN WESTERN CANADA
COME TO HEAR, LEARN AND NETWORK!
At 5:00pm please plan to join us for your CSSA Western Canadian Networking Reception with a twist!
Your first drink is on SMARTSTOP CANADA!
And back by popular demand….
“SELF STORAGE OPERATIONS – TOWN HALL DISCUSSION”
We will be joined by professionals in the Canadian Self Storage industry who have many years and a variety of experience in the Canadian Self Storage Market! Many of you have been asking for more “Operations” information at these events. You have spoken and we are listening. We will be discussing everything from raising rent rates, collections and delinquencies, everyday customer experiences and much much more! This ia must for not only all Canadian Self Storage owners, but for all of our Managers and Staff. Bring your questions, we are sure that we can answer them for you!
In Addition to all above, we are thrilled to be bringing back to you the
CANADIAN SELF STORAGE PANEL OF PROFESSIONALS
This is an opportunity to ask general questions about things like, repairs, software, security, gates, fencing products, insurance risk and liabilities and more.
CANADIAN SELF STORAGE ASSOCIATION INVESTORS FORUM
It is so terrific that we are able to once again, bring to you this extremely informative and interactive discussion forum. Come to hear what advice some of the leaders in self storage acquisitions and development have to share.
Your day will include a Continental Breakfast generously sponsored by
PATRICK WOOD, WILLIAM WRIGHT COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE,
Full Hot Lunch, generously sponsored by
STORAGE VAULT MANAGEMENT SERVICES,
and two Refreshment Breaks, generously sponsored by
PHIL GIBBONS, COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL – Canadian Self Storage Brokerage
A huge highlight of this CSSA Conference is the
2023 CANADIAN SELF STORAGE ASSOCIATION SELF STORAGE TRADE SHOW!
This Trade Show is open to all delegates in attendance and will be open from 8:00am to 4:00pm.
This is a terrific opportunity to see so many quality Vendors to the Self Storage Industry…all under one roof!
A HUGE SHOW OF APPRECIATION GOES OUT TO THE FOLLOWING FULL SPONSORS of this event:
Friday June 9, 2023 8:00am – 2:00pm
C.S.S.A. British Columbia Self Storage Facility Tours (includes Full Breakfast and Light Lunch)
Generously sponsored by:
HOTEL GUEST ROOM INFORMATION
Our host hotel for this event is the Delta Vancouver Suites Hotel, located at 550 West Hasting Street,
Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1L6.
We are pleased to be able to negotiate a CSSA Discounted guest room rate of $360.00 + tax per night.
This negotiated rate will end on May 3, 2023 so be sure to book your room(s) today!
Please CLICK HERE to make your hotel reservations or contact the hotel directly to make your hotel guest room reservations at 604-689-8188.
Last year the hotel rooms sold out quickly so be sure to
RESERVE TODAY AND SAVE $$$
JUNE 8, 2023 – SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 8AM – 7:00PM
(TRADE SHOW 8AM-4PM)
8:00AM – SELF STORAGE TRADESHOW & BREAKFAST in the Exhibitors Hall: ICBC Concourse
9:00AM – OPENING SESSION in the ASIA PACIFIC HALL (Main Level)
9:20AM – KEY NOTE PRESENTATION: “State of the Self Storage Industry” by:
MR. MIKE BURNAM, President & Chief Investment Officer, StorageMart
10:20AM – REFRESHMENT BREAK IN THE C.S.S.A. EXHIBITORS HALL (Lower Level)
11:00AM – C.S.S.A. INVESTORS FORUM in the Asia Pacific Hall (Main Level)
11:45AM – 2022 C.S.S.A. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING FOR MEMBERS in the Asia Pacific Hall
12:15PM – LUNCH at ROGUE, 601 W. Cordova Street, Vancouver (turn right on Seymour St.
to West Cordova Street, turn left, restaurant is on the right 2-5 minute walk)
1:30PM – “Excelling at Customer Service and Storage Sales! “ by:
MS. JENNIFER JOHNSON, Director of Operations, Western Canada
2:30PM – C.S.S.A. SELF STORAGE OPERATORS TOWN HALL DISCUSSION in the Asia Pacific Hall
3:30PM – REFRESHMENT BREAK IN EXHIBITORS HALL
4:10PM – C.S.S.A. PANEL OF PROFESSIONALS – Moderated by: Mr. Robert Madsen
5:00PM – C.S.S.A. NETWORKING COCKTAIL RECEPTION in the Atrium outside of A-P Hall
7:30PM – C.S.S.A. YOUNG LEADERS COUNCIL SOCIAL EVENT (Meet in the Asia Pacific Hall)
JUNE 9, 2023 – SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 9:00AM – 2:30PM
C.S.S.A. SELF STORAGE FACILITY TOURS
6:30AM to 8:15AM Hot Breakfast at your leisure, will be served in the Stock and Supply Restaurant just off the Delta Vancouver Suites Hotel Lobby
(Breakfast Voucher Required)
8:15AM – Boarding of the luxury motorcoach, just outside the main entrance to the Delta Hotel
8:30AM SHARP – Motorcoach will depart the Delta Hotel
and the Tours will begin
Refreshments and a light lunch will be provided at the self storage facilities that we are touring today
2:30PM – Return arrival at the Delta Hotel