Sage Inspire Tour Coming to Calgary



March 13, 2014 Thursday

Get inspired and connect with the Sage team and your peers at Calgary Telus Convention Centre, Calgary AB Canada on March 13, 2014, for a jam-packed day of conversation about some of the biggest concerns in your business, including:

  • How to get the data you need to make better decisions.
  • What your system can do to help you better serve your customers.
  • How your system can enable you to manage the challenges of growth.
  • For Sage 300 ERP customers, early, exclusive access to the new 2014 release.


During this one-day Sage customer event, customers will hear about our strategic direction, learn what’s new, and have an opportunity to network with peers in the Sage local community and product experts. Plus, our special guest speaker, Bruce Croxon from CBC Dragon’s Den, is one you definitely don’t want to miss.

Don’t miss this exciting, education-packed conference. Please register in advance to guarantee yourself a spot. Walk-in registrations cannot be guaranteed and will be on a first come basis.

Agenda Overview

Time Event
7:30 a.m.–8:30 a.m. Registration and continental breakfast
8:30 a.m.–9:30 a.m. Keynote with Bruce Croxon from CBC’s Dragon’s Den
9:45 a.m.–10:45 a.m. Concurrent breakout sessions:
Human resources: Getting the return on your largest investment
Intelligence: Better data, better decisions
Managing assets, increasing the bottom line: reducing theft, insurance, and taxes
A 360 degree view of your business: Increase your cash flow, understand your margins
Sage 50 Accounting—Canadian Edition: Tips and tricks for the everyday user
10:45 a.m.–11:00 a.m. Morning break
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Sage customer experience: Sage is at your service
12:00 p.m.–1:15 p.m. Lunch and Expo
1:15 p.m.–2:15 p.m. Concurrent breakout sessions:
Serving your customers: It is all about them…really
Productivity: Time is money. Don’t waste either
Sage One: Anywhere, anytime online accounting, invoicing and project management
Payments: Integrated payments and direct deposit make cash flow priority #1
2:15 p.m.–2:30 p.m. Afternoon break
2:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Concurrent product breakout sessions:
Sage 100 ERP product roadmap
Sage 300 ERP product roadmap
Sage 500 ERP product roadmap
Sage One and Sage 50—Canadian Edition product updates
3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m. Reception, wrap up, expo, and prize drawing

Agenda is subject to change.


Guest Speaker


Bruce Croxon, CBC Dragon’s Den




Hotel reservations

To reserve a sleeping room, Sage staff and exhibitors can submit their request online with the Calgary Marriott Downtown Hotel or directly with the Calgary Marriott at (888) 236-2427 and ask for Sage Inspire Tour rate.

Room rate is $269 CAD per night, plus applicable taxes. Guestrooms are on a first come, first available basis. Book your guestroom by February 26, 2014, to ensure you take advantage of this special rate valid March 9-16, 2014.



The Calgary Marriott Downtown Hotel is located approximately 20 minutes (14 miles) away fromCalgary International Airport (YYC).


Ground transportation

There are various options to use if arriving from the Calgary International Airport (YYC):

  • Bus service approximately $8.50 CAD (one way).
  • Sedan service approximately $46.50 CAD (one way).
  • Taxis are readily available at the airport with an estimated cost of $35 CAD (one way).



Onsite self parking is complimentary to event attendee