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Level Up Conference 2023

CAMA Launches a New Agri-food Event in 2023!

We're bringing together the best of Canada’s agri-food marketing professionals for a one-of-a-kind event featuring interactive learning, engaging networking, and industry recognition of the best in agri-food.

The Level Up Conference will be held in person at the Fairmont Winnipeg, MB from November 1-2, 2023

Why Attend Level Up?

The CAMA Level Up Conference 2023 presents a unique opportunity for attendees and sponsors to be part of the continued growth and vitality of Canadian agriculture by bringing together the best of agri-food marketers.

Our Vision is to accelerate marketing skills for professionals as they help to advance Canadian agriculture and food as a global leader.

Our Mission is to support CAMA members by providing the latest professional development learnings and networking opportunities,
to aid in their growth of being Canada’s best agri-food marketing professionals.

Agri-food Marketing Innovation

The agriculture and food industry continues to accelerate. It is imperative that marketing keeps pace. With thousands of marketing platforms multiplying at a tremendous rate and more investors attracted to agriculture than ever; the 2023 Level UP Conference is designed to add immediate value to industry marketing investments.

Hear from Shane Thomas, author of UpStream, Kristjan Hebert, Hebert Grain Ventures, one of the largest primary agriculture producer and influencers, and Jed Schneiderman, Head of Advertising for Kijiji, and more. Learn from the next generation of marketers via the CAMA Student Case competition, and engage in one on one with potential employers, partners, clients and vendors in planned one on one settings throughout the day.

2023 Level Up Speakers


Upstream Ag Insights

Hebert Grain Ventures

Westwood Strategies

Hebert Group

Head of Advertising

Kristjan Hebert

Shane Thomas

Jed Schneiderman

Event Agenda

Wednesday, November 1

CAMA Student Pitch Competition Begins (noon)

Agri-food Walking Tour in Winnipeg (afternoon)

A modified Manitoba Social networking event (evening)

Thursday, November 2

Industry leader speed networking

Shane Thomas, author of UpStream, agri-marketing strategist and thought leader innovator
"Marketing Enlightenment in Agriculture"

Kristjan Hebert, Hebert Grain Ventures, one of the largest primary agriculture influencers
"The Art of What's Possible - The Communications Strategy That Took a Farmer to the Halls of Government"

Jed Schneiderman, digital expert
"The Acceleration of Marketing Technology and its Effect on Relationship Marketing."

Agri-marketing expert panel with Shane Thomas, Kristjan Hebert and Jed Schneiderman

CAMA Student Pitch Competition - The Pitches (afternoon)

Best of CAMA awards event (evening)

Sponsorship Opportunities

To explore our sponsorship opportunities and secure your preferred sponsorship level, please contact
Mary Thornley at info@cama.org or 519-389-1239

Level Up Conference Sponsors

Thank you to our valued sponsors for their support.

Design Sponsor

Video Sponsor 

Digital Marketing Sponsor


CAMA Student Case Competition Sponsors

Thank you to our valued sponsors for their support.

Design Sponsor