CPA Marketplace


About the CPA Marketplace trade show

The CPA’s Annual National Convention (and CPA Marketplace trade show) is the largest annual gathering of those involved in the science, practice and education of psychology from across Canada. The convention averages between 1,600 – 1,900 scientists, practitioners and students of psychology each year and covers a variety of psychology-related topics and presentation formats such as posters, workshops, symposia, keynote lectures, and the CPA Marketplace Trade Show. It is also the perfect forum to network and exchange information on initiatives and best practices, and to develop practice and research collaborations with colleagues from across the country.
Where: Montreal, Quebec
When: CPA Marketplace trade show dates are May 28 and May 29, 2020.
The CPA National Convention takes place from May 28 to May 30, 2020.

Tradeshow and Sponsorship Information

Kathryn McLaren
Membership & Association Development Lead
T: 613-237-2144, ext. 325
(toll free in Canada)
1-888-472-0657 ext. 325

Why be an exhibitor in the CPA Marketplace?

Psychologists –whether practitioner, scientist, educator or student – are highly trained and skilled in areas of mental health care services and interventions, program evaluation, research, higher education, statistical analyses, methodology, and numerous issues affecting society, the workplace, and peoples’ well-being. They hold positions of high influence in government, health care, academia, not-for-profit organizations, and private industry.
Partnering with the CPA offers a unique opportunity to engage with your target market, play a part in the advances of the field of psychology and learn about the various ways in which psychology contributes to society.
Join us in Halifax and you can meet face-to-face with current and future psychologists who use of the types of products and services that you offer.
• Foster public awareness and showcase your research and products
• Reach students, psychologists, educators and researchers all under one roof
• Offer your brand extended and enhanced visibility at the convention
• Build and improve relationships with customers and business partners
• Learn about the latest development and research in the industry
• Assert your corporate credibility while being recognized as a valued supporter of a well-established national convention
Organizations can create their own partnership packages by choosing from the list of sponsorable properties. The total value of options chosen will then be used as a basis for the organization’s recognition level. Each category has a specific set of “Entitlements and Benefits” to provide your organization with a higher profile at the convention. It will increase your organization’s exposure to delegates and heighten your profile in being a valued partner in the psychology arena. We have endeavoured to provide a wide variety of sponsorship opportunities for you to choose from. We are certainly not limited to those listed below; if you do not see what you’re looking for, or if you have seen something new that you’ve been anxious to try, we would be pleased to work with you to create a customized package that aligns with your budget and brand
Take advantage of this convergence to not only showcase your products and services in the industry, but to also demonstrate your support for the psychology field and those who work in it.

Delegate Demographics


2019 Employment Sector Statistics  2019 Demographics

Previous Delegate Attendance

    TORONTO 2011 2000 ±
    HALIFAX 2012 1600 ±
    QUEBEC CITY 2013 1600 ±
    VANCOUVER 2014 1500 ±
    OTTAWA 2015 1800 ±
    VICTORIA 2016 1300 ±
    TORONTO 2017 1800 ±
    MONTREAL ICAP 2018 3000 ±
    HALIFAX 2019 1400 ± (Expected)

Tradeshow and Sponsorship Information

Kathryn McLaren
Membership & Association Development Lead
T: 613-237-2144, ext. 325
(toll free in Canada)
1-888-472-0657 ext. 325