Last day for registration for Net Gain Forum!
Act now: only 20 seats left!!
To register fill in and fax the registration form to (416)
491-1670. The form can be downloaded here
- $295.00 + GST - Members
- $345.00+ GST - Non-members
- $100.00+ GST - Students (limited seating)
Tickets include Breakfast, Breaks, Lunch, Networking Reception.
Come learn about and discuss the evolution of Online
A first-ever event focusing exclusively on challenges and opportunities
of conducting online research. This is your unique chance to meet visionary
experts in our industry and discuss topics and trends of vital interest
to all researchers:
- Next Generation Online Research
- Critical Issues facing Online Research and Emerging
- Future of the Internet - and the implications for
the research industry
Date: Tuesday, January 16,
2007; 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Venue: St-Andrew's Club and Conference Centre, Room S1, 150 King Street
Want to know more?
Please visit www.mria-arim.ca/NetGain/
for complete program and other detailed information.
Join in on our discussion of the current and future
state of Online Research in Canada. Discover how your company can make a
Net Gain through e-research!
MRIA ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING will be held March 26, 2007 in Toronto
Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting
of Members of the Marketing Research and Intelligence Association (MRIA)
will be held on Monday, March 26, 2007 at 6:30 p.m. (local time) at the Marriott Bloor Yorkville Hotel in Toronto.
Visit the MRIA website for more information.
New Service for Corporate User Members: askRUC
The Research Users Council has just put into operation a new
service for Corporate Research Users. askRUC is an exciting new tool
from the MRIA available only to Corporate User members. It's designed to
allow a user/buyer of research services, to reach out to fellow user/buyers
and seek advice, obtain referrals, get reactions to anything that you can
put into an email format query in a secure on-line environment. For the
complete article, click here.
DÉJEUNER-CONFÉRENCE - 18 janvier 2007.
L'Association de recherche et de l'intelligence marketing (ARIM)
a le plaisir de vous inviter à un déjeuner-conférence
qui se tiendra jeudi, le 18 janvier 2007. La conférence, portant
sur la segmentation de marché sera donnée par M. Louis Moreau,
Conseiller Recherche Marketing chez Desjardins, Groupes d'assurances générales.
Pour plus de détails et pour s'enregistrer, cliquer ici.
Chapter Speaker Event - Jan. 24, 2007: Secrets to Making the Most Effective
Come and join us on January 24, 2006 for our
Speaker Event entitled Talk is Cheap. Advertising Isn't - Secrets to
Making the Most Effective Ads, presented by guest speaker Jacquie
Matthews, President, Ipsos ASI Canada. It is estimated that in the U.S.,
over 1/3 of the nearly $300 billion spent on advertising each year is wasted.
Ipsos ASI knows that 75% of an ad's in-market success has to do with the
creative itself. No additional amount of media weight will make the ad more
effective. Getting the creative right is imperative. For more information
and to register, please visit the BC
Toronto Chapter Speaker Event - January 24, 2007: Female Engineered
Come and join us on January 24, 2006 for our Speaker Event
entitled Female Engineered Marketing (F.E.M.): Making An Authentic Connection
With Female Market, presented by guest speaker Emily Spensieri, Founder
& General Manager, F.E.M., Quiller & Blake Advertising. Women's
purchasing motivations can be complex, multi-layered and challenging to
discover. But pinpointing these motivations is essential to launching any
successful marketing initiative. For more information and to register, please
visit the Toronto
Chapter Annual General Meeting and New Year's Gathering - January 25, 2005
The Prairie Chapter's complimentary Annual General Meeting
will be held on January 25 at Sydney's at the Forks. Following this will
be a presentation by Maureen Kennedy, motivational speaker of Eclectic Communications
and an interactive reception. The 2007 Prairie Chapter Board members will
be elected and the exciting 2008 Conference to be held in Winnipeg will
be discussed. Take advantage of this exciting event to become involved in
your industry and have a great time socializing with other friends and members
of the research industry in Winnipeg. For more information and to download
AGM supporting documents, visit the Prairie
Ottawa Chapter Intelligence Day: February
Mark your calendars! That's the day of the Ottawa
Chapter's Intelligence Training Day. The program will include a dynamic,
interactive half- day workshop designed to help you build your research
skills into an effective strategic intelligence service and environmental
scan. In two afternoon panels, expert MRIA members will share their intelligence
experience, and intelligence professionals will explore the larger context
of intelligence activities. The full day event is $99 members and $129 for
non- members and a special $49 for students. To register, please email
Blue Mountain Conference, June 13-15, 2007
MRIA is proud to present our 2007 National Conference, Our Changing Communities: Insight through Innovation.
Canada's research professionals are providing new insights about the changing communities in which we live.
Please go to the MRIA conference website for more information
about how you can be a part of the MRIA National Conference.
Last chance to register
for these courses:
Issues and Privacy in Marketing Research
Instructor: David Stark
Course date: January 23 (AM) in Toronto
Instructor: Tim Mills, CMRP
Course date: January 26 in Toronto
Analysis: Design, Analysis and Reporting that Leads to Better Marketing
Instructor: Ken Deal, CMRP
Course date: January 31, 2007 in Toronto
Research on the Internet
Instructor: Cam Davis, CMRP
Course date: February 2, 2007 in Vancouver
Benefit from the Early
Bird Discount for these courses:
Early Bird deadline: January
Instructor: Melanie Rodney, CMRP
Course date: February 12 in Toronto
Early Bird deadline: January
Instructor: Jordan A. Levitin, CMRP
Course date: February 15 in Toronto
Early Bird deadline: January
Instructor: Anthony Lea, CMRP & Danny Heuman
Course date: February 22, 2007
Moderator Training: Basic
Instructor: Tania Heintzman, CMRP
Course dates: February 7 to 9 SOLD
list available for a later date
Click here for the complete course
To learn more about local events and networking opportunities organized by MRIA's seven local Chapters, visit their websites:
Share your expertise and knowledge... VUE is considering articles on a wide range of topics for our
March 2007 issue. The article submission deadline is Jan. 20, 2006. Contact
Stuart Hemerling, editor VUE magazine at 604.721.0480 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Advertising space is always filling up fast. Don't miss
your opportunity and book your ad today! DEADLINES TO BOOK YOUR AD:
Jan. 19 for the Mar. 2007 issue
Feb. 20 for the Apr. 2007 issue
For more information about ad sizes, rates and how to book
your ad, please visit the MRIA
Whether you are looking for qualified researchers to expand your staff, or are trying to advance your career... the right place to start your search is our Career Section:
There are currently 7(!) exciting career openings available for members to view online.
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