• 'Vision 2020' Leadership Conference packed with relevant content - don't miss this opportunity to network with peers, hear of innovative best practices, learn valuable 'take-aways' to implement in your Chamber and enjoy early summer in beautiful Saratoga Springs!

    CANYS ‘Vision 2020’ Leadership Conference - June 9 – 11 in Saratoga Springs, NY at the historic Gideon Putnam Hotel and Conference Center.  Organized by CANYS and supported by ACCE, US Chamber, Membership Monday, numerous NYS Chambers and sponsors National Grid, Collette Vacations, ChamberMaster, EnergyNext and NHCG to date, this conference, with both Leadership and Membership tracks is designed to engage, excite, educate and encourage your participation!  The agenda is jam-packed with leading speakers and presenters, both nationally and from our NYS Chambers and we’re confident that you and your staff’s attendance will pay off handsomely for your Chamber in the coming years!

    Early Bird registration and hotel reservations end soon so don't delay.  See you there!

    For an agenda and registration information, click here




  • Mission & Purpose

  • The Chamber Alliance of New York State is an Association of New York State Chamber Professionals. The group consists of the top membership, marketing, communications, and non-dues professionals from across New York State.

    CANY provides chamber professionals access to proven methods and new approaches, through industry leaders and outside resources, to grow their chambers in both membership numbers and total revenue. CANY provides the most direct, cost effective methods of branding, marketing, communications, and technology for chamber professionals to be successful at their jobs.

    This is accomplished through:

    1. Our  annual Winter and Spring conferences.
    2. Exchanging with members in good standing the following:
      • Promotional materials, bulletins, letters, enclosures, folders, directories, multimedia and other items used to promote and enhance growth and branding.
      • New ideas and plans when inaugurated (with covering material).
      • Data on newly tried plans directed to promote, augment or to continue state chamber membership, non-dues, policy, and communications efforts, advocacy.