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Register Today! Box Office Summit now open to Non-Members

January 14, 2019 | Due to popular demand, the Box Office Summit is now open to non-members of APA. Spaces are limited so register today.

The box office. Probably the most important cog in the wheel of any arts organization, festival or venue. If you sell tickets, the box office is at your core. The Box Office Summit brings together theatre and festival members of the Atlantic Presenters Association (APA) with industry leading companies who provide box office software. This exclusive day-long event includes comprehensive pitch sessions, Q&A period, one-to-one business meetings and networking. The Box Office Summit will provide you with the information you need to achieve box office success.

Wednesday February 20, 2019

8:30 am – 5:30 pm

Atlantica Hotel, Halifax NS


A conference block has been reserved at the Atlantica Halifax. Reservations must be made by January 20, 2019 to secure a room for a special rate of $121.00 per night. Reservations can be made by calling 1-888-810-7288 or emailing reservations@atlanticahalifax.com and referencing ShiftChange 2019.


APA Members - no charge (but must register using the link below)

Non-Members - $75.00


What to expect:

Each company will have 45 minutes to present to you why they are the best match for your theatre/festival/event. The day will end with one-to-one meetings where you can sign-up to chat with the companies that stood out to you (one-to-one registration will happen on site).

All registered organizations will have the chance to tell us your top 3 questions so the presentations will be focused on what you want to know now.

Companies involved:


· Vendini, founded in 2001, offers a suite of solutions for the performing arts, live music, music festival and live event spaces. The system includes tools for ticketing, marketing, fundraising, logistics and more.


· Ticketpro is a web-based ticketing software solution. You don’t have to install any CDs, download any software, or even worry about upgrades. Ticketpro handles security, back-ups, upgrades, and all the “IT guy” stuff. Your data is stored on secure, up-to-date, enterprise-class servers in a state-of-the-art, highly-secure data center, and everything is backed up daily.

Ticket Halifax

· Ticket Halifax provides event producers with advanced features, industry expertise, and a full-service customer service team, while helping you promote your event and sell more tickets. Our competitive fees are typically passed to the customer, and there are no hidden costs to you to use our system.


· For almost two decades, our cloud based, user-friendly ticketing system, unbeatable customer service, and innovative digital marketing team yield higher ticket sales, happier audiences, and a healthier bottom line.


· We provide a full stack of technology and service for sales, marketing, fundraising and admin teams in the arts. 340+ organisations around the world are working with Spektrix to deepen relationships and grow their revenue. Spektrix enables you to understand data about your customers and donors, share this across all your departments and act on it easily using intuitive tools.

Show Pass

· Showpass is the ticketing company that puts you and your fans first. We love technology and live to bring the best possible experience to both event organizers and their ticket buyers

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