CPAA Annual Conference
CPAA 2022 Annual Conference
Now What? What's Next?
Moving Past an Uncertain Future
May 2 - 4, 2022
Royal Hotel Edmonton Airport, 8450 Sparrow Drive, Leduc AB
CPAA is excited to return to an in-person conference in 2022 at a new location!
Conference program schedule, including the Monday morning Education Session available here!
Sponsorship and Exhibitors
Conference Sponsorship and Exhibitor forms are now available. Click here for the program and forms.
Sponsorship and in-kind contributions are essential to supporting the annual conference and CPAA Student Scholarships.
Keynote: Attracting High Value Investment to Your Community
The CPAA is pleased to announce Lynette Tremblay, Vice President, Investor Relations with Invest Alberta Corporation, will be joining us to share the Keynote Address to open the 2022 Conference at 1:30 on Monday, May 2. Lynette will be providing information and inspiration about attracting high impact, high value investment to Alberta, as well as lessons that can help attract investment to your community.
Education Session: Preparing for a Climate Change Driven Future of Flood, Fire and Extreme Heat
The CPAA is excited to confirm that Blair Feltmate, Head of the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation at the University of Waterloo, will be presenting the 2022 Education Session. The Education Session will be held on Monday, May 2 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. The Education session is held prior to be beginning of the main Conference. Be sure to register for the Education Session as a part of your conference registration!
The session will discuss the impact extreme weather events and what they will mean for municipal leaders, planners, insurers and homeowners helping to ensure we can get ahead of climate change rather than chasing it.
Join us as we explore paths forward from the various challenges - climate change, COVID, fiscal challenges, economic diversification, technology integration - our communities are facing and how they intersect with community planning.
Join CPAA, Elected Officials, Planners, Development Officers, Economic Development Officers, Administrators Students and professionals from the private sector and attend CPAA 2022!