2020 CPAA Annual Planning Conference



CANCELLED! Take the Initiative! Exploring Innovations & Resiliency in Community Planning


April 27 - April 29, 2020

Black Knight Inn, Red Deer, Alberta

2020 Keynote

We are pleased to have Chris Hughes, BC Hughes Destination Development & Marketing to deliver the keynote address:

"Live-Work-Play’d Out – The new era of recruitment and retention" The conference will kickoff after lunch Monday at 1:30 pm.

2020 Education Session

Mr. Hughes will also  present “Rural Destinations Do it Differently – 10 Steps to Becoming a Place People Want to Visit” for the Monday morning Education Session.


Sponsor Program!

To view the sponsor levels and availability, click here.

What's New at CPAA

Important Information

The Community Planning Association of Alberta conference has been cancelled for April 27th – April 29th, 2020 at the Black Knight Inn, Red Deer.

We are assessing our options and will be sending a direct message to those who have registered, our sponsors and speakers.

The Annual General Meeting and Election will be rescheduled with details to be announced.                                                                                                                                           

If you have any questions, please contact: CPAA board chair Tom Burton [email protected], 780 512 1558.   CPAA Secretary Vicki Hackl [email protected], 780 432 6387.

Thank you for the understanding CPAA Chair, Tom Burton.




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