Reach the Largest Community of Transportation Professionals in Canada!

CITE has many opportunities for you to reach the transportation professional community through advertising. In addition to our annual conference, which has its own trade show and sponsorship opportunities, you can feature your company’s products and services in our newsletter, Transportation Talk, and on the CITE website. Details on advertising opportunities and rates are listed here. Note that all advertising must be prepaid and we can only accept credit card for payments. See specific advertising opportunities for instructions for copy submission formats and how to pay.

Transportation Talk Advertising

Transportation Talk is published quarterly by the Canadian Institute of Transportation Engineers and distributed to the entire membership. The newsletter is available as an online digital publication and PDF download. All ads will be directly linked to your corporate website.

Please note that Transportation Talk will not accept any form of career advertising. If you are interested in advertising employment opportunities to CITE members, please see Job Ad information.

Rate Card

To see samples of the different ad sizes and types and to purchase an ad, please visit the online shop.

Ad Type 1x Rate 4x Rate Dimensions (w x h)
Display Ads – Interspersed throughout the main portion of the publication
1/4 page $350 $275 per 3.625″ x 4.75″
1/2 page – horizontal $625 $475 per 7.75″ x 4.75″
1/2 page – vertical $625 $475 per 3.625″ x 9.75″
Full page $975 $825 per 8.5″ x 11″
Outside Back Cover $1,500 8.5″ x 11″
Directory Ads – Appear in an advertising directory towards the back of the publication
Directory Card  – $400 3.625″ x 1.9″
Double Directory Card  – $650 3.625″ x 3.8″

All above posted advertising rates are based on digital art supplied. For assistance with ad development or to book an ad for an upcoming issue, please contact the Communications Coordinator.

Preferred File Format

  • The preferred format for digital advertising files are vector files supplied as EPS or press quality PDFs.
  • All photographs should be at 300 dpi.
  • Ads can be sent via email to the Communications Coordinator.

Publication Deadlines

Ad files must be submitted and invoices paid by the submission deadline to be published.

Vol. No. Issue Release Date Submission Deadline
39 1 Spring 2017 Wed, Apr 5, 2017 Wed, Mar 15, 2017
39 2 Summer 2017 Wed, Jul 12, 2017 Wed, Jun 21, 2017
39 3 Fall 2017 Thu, Oct 12, 2017 Thu, Sep 21, 2017
39 4 Winter 2018 Tue, Jan 30, 2018 Tue, Jan 16, 2018

If you have any questions, please contact the Communications Coordinator.

Website Sponsorship

Introduced in 2009, CITE now allows corporate advertising on the national website. Your corporate logo will appear in the prime location on the CITE home page, in rotation with other web sponsors. CITE members and web visitors who click on your logo will be taken directly to your corporate website.

Annual Website Sponsorship: $400.00

Payment Information

  • All Directory contracts are billed in advance prior to starting the new season (spring issue) of newsletters. For existing Directory advertisers, renewal notices are automatically sent after the fourth (Winter) issue requesting confirmation of continuance.
  • Display advertising is invoiced prior to distribution of the edition in which advertisement has been booked.
  • Applicable taxes are extra.
  • All advertising invoices must be paid via credit card prior to any advertisement running in Transportation Talk. For further information, contact the District Administrator.