Annual Premier Events

Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce is known for its varied event program. Check out the information below to see what makes up our Annual Premier Events. You’ll see that there’s something for everyone – from networking, to seminars, to business community galas – be sure to mark your calendar!


Business Expo

Business Expo Biz Greater KW Chamber of Commerce Kitchener Waterloo Ontario Exposition Events Networking ShowcaseThe Business Expo is a 200+ exhibitor event put on by the Greater KW, Cambridge, and Guelph Chambers of Commerce. Don’t miss this event to market your company to over 1,200 members of the business community from Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge and Guelph. Each and every year the Business Expo continues to grow and avidly attended.


Chamberfest Greater KW Chamber of Commerce Kitchener Waterloo Oktoberfest October Networking Events Premier EventChamberfest is the ultimate relaxed networking event where hundreds of professionals can come together for a drink, schnitzel, traditional dancing and keg tapping that any Oktoberfest event would not be without. Chamberfest brings together everything that makes an Oktoberfest celebration memorable and enjoyable while adding in spectacular networking.

Chamber Golf Scramble

Chamber Golf Scramble Greater KW Chamber of Commerce Kitchener Waterloo Ontario Event Networking AnnualEvery year the Chamber sets out to one of our member golf clubs to make a fun and interactive networking experience for over 140 professionals (who also happen to be golfers!) for the annual Chamber Golf Scramble. It’s an outstanding networking opportunity, but also a whole lot of fun to hit the links no matter the skill level of the golfers.

Energy & Environment Forum

The Energy & Environment Forum has been a regular part of the Chamber event calendar since 1987! The event promotes awareness of environmental issues within the business community and the community at large through an educational event with guest speakers and exhibitors.

Inspiring Women's Event

Inspiring Women Event Local Annual Greater KW Chamber of Commerce Kitchener Waterloo Ontario Networking Events EventThe Inspiring Women Event is a full day event designed to motivate, inspire, connect and celebrate professional women and entrepreneurs. Since its inception in 2006, over 4,500 women have participated in this unique day of learning, sharing experiences and information, acquiring new contacts, networking with peers, and education through professional development break-out session.

International Women's Day

International Womens Day Breakfast Women Greater KW Chamber of Commerce Kitchener Waterloo Ontario Event Events NetworkingThe Annual International Women’s Day Breakfast is an event held in partnership between the Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce and respected community leader Karen Redman. Past speakers include Marci Ien, Co-Host of CTV’s Canada AM and Farah Mohamed, President & CEO of G(irls)20 Summit.


092CCCLidCast-092Leadercast is a full day event focused on leadership and motivation like no other event can. Broadcasted live from Atlanta via satellite Leadercast features top leadership experts and speakers in the world. With past speakers like best selling author Malcolm Galdwell and leadership expert Simon Sinek, this is one event you shouldn’t forget to attend.

Manufacturing Summit

Manufacturing Summit Greater KW Chamber of Commerce Kitchener Waterloo Ontario Networking Event Events AnnualThe Greater KW Chamber, along with key corporate sponsors and community partners, host the annual Manufacturing Summit as a way to bring the manufacturing and supply chain community in Waterloo Region together.