Member Activities

Member activities offer you the opportunity to share, connect and learn with other thought leaders. Members lend their voices to Internet governance and shape the digital future of Canada and around the world.

Get involved!

You can make the most of your membership by getting involved in CIRA Member activities, including:

  • Member events: Held in various cities across Canada these events offer Members the opportunity to network with eachother, engage with CIRA board members and learn about exciting initatives helping us build a better online Canada.
  • Canadians Connected: One of the most important Internet events of the year, Canadians Connected is hosted in Vancouver, Toronto or Montreal and online by interactive webcast every September. In addition to an exciting lineup of industry-leading keynote speakers, CIRA presents its accomplishments from the past year, industry developments and statistics, future plans, audited financial statements and the auditor's report to its membership.
  • Elections: Held online annually, the process to electing CIRA’s board of directors begins in April with the formation of the Nomination Committee and ends in September with a vote by Members. This is one way to have an impact on Canadians’ every-day lives! 


CIRA meet-up: Vancouver

An opportunity for CIRA Members and Internet enthusiasts to learn more about CIRA

CIRA meet-up: Edmonton

This event will include presentations from CIRA on our many initiatives and guest speaker Jason Faber will provide some added insight on .CA domains.

CIRA meet-up: Calgary

In addition to an overview of CIRA, a representative from the Calgary Internet Exchange (YYCIX) will discuss Internet Exchange Points in Canada.

CIRA meet-up: Ottawa

Details about the event, including the venue and guest speakers, will be released in February.