2015 COCA Central Regional Conference at Brock University

Posted by:  Canadian Organization of Campus Activities (COCA)  | When:  –  | Where: Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave, Saint Catharines, Ontario, USA

  Booking 12 Sonicbids bands

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The Canadian Organization of Campus Activities (COCA) is seeking 12 Sonicbids artists to perform at this year's event.

Please Note: After paying for your submission you must follow the link on the confirmation page to fill out your submission form. Your submission will not be complete until this form has been submitted.

The Opportunity

Founded in 1982, COCA is dedicated purely to campus activities programming in Canada. The event, taking place at Brock University in Saint Catharines, Ontario, will include two days and three nights of music, networking, trade show and educational sessions. Approximately 60 delegates will be in attendance representing 25 schools located in Ontario and Quebec.

Selected artists must pay a showcase fee. Selected artists must also become COCA associate members or be represented by a company that is, or will become, a COCA associate member. All selected acts must be represented in the Biz Hall (trade show) either by a member of the act itself or by a company representing the act. Trade Show date is Saturday, November 14, 2015. Associate membership and conference registration (biz hall) forms are available at the COCA website under Conferences & Meetings Central Regional Conferences. 

The Band

  • Genres will be limited to only Singer-Songwriter, Folk, Comedy, and Lecturers (as a lecturer creating your Sonicbids account please choose the Comedy genre).

The Gig


  • Standup Comedy sets are 15 minutes each
  • All other sets are 20 minutes each
  • All showcases will be advanced by the production manager with the acts selected to showcase at the conference
  • Sound checks are the morning or afternoon on the day of the showcase
  • There will be 5 different showcases stages with no overlap between sets
Additional Compensation Details
  • Artists may sell merch on-site
  • If you are a Canadian artist, there are a number of
    organizations such as FACTOR and provincial music industry associations that assist artists with travel expenses involved with showcasing at contact events such as COCA conferences. For links to some of these organizations, please go to the COCA web site: In the left side menu, click on Links- Entertainment