National Conference


2019 National Fair Trade Conference in Ottawa Ontario


Canada’s 7th National Fair Trade Conference is scheduled for March 1 & 2, 2019, in Ottawa, Ontario.

For its 7th year, the National Fair Trade Conference will head to Ottawa. We look forward to welcoming delegates from across Canada and around the world. 


Shaw Centre (55 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON K1N 9J2)

Date and Time

March 1 & 2, 2019


Thursday, February 28 – Pre-Conference day

  • Fair Trade Business Visits
  • CFTN Annual General Meeting
  • Opening Night Social

Friday, March 1

  • Keynote: Brad Hill
  • Breakout sessions
  • Tradeshow & Networking Evening

Saturday, March 2

  • Keynote: Maude Barlow
  • Breakout Sessions
  • Canadian Fairtrade Awards


Novotel Ottawa* (33 Nicholas St, Ottawa, ON K1N 9M7)

* Special rates have been arranged, details coming soon

For more details and updates, visit the conference page here.