If you are looking to plan a meeting in Canada, the province of Alberta is an excellent choice offering locations for all type of conventions and meetings. Plus, Alberta is the only location in Canada without a provincial sales tax ensuring your budgets go even further in our province!
For urban settings, our vibrant, young, affluent cities of Calgary & Edmonton are terrific options.
Calgary is a sparkling cosmopolitan city with a reputation for warm, Western welcomes. It’s a bustling business centre - Calgary is home to the highest per capita corporate head offices in Canada - that's also full of exciting opportunities to play. Nestled in the foothills of the majestic Canadian Rocky Mountains, Calgary offers views of rugged mountain peaks and the glacier-fed Bow River flows right through the city, providing some of the best fly-fishing in North America
A million plus Edmontonians call Alberta’s capital home. Famous for festivals, lively arts and music scene, and sprawling picturesque river valley, Edmonton offers much more than just places to eat, sleep, and be entertained. Evolving in the centre of downtown Edmonton is Canada’s largest mixed-use and entertainment district - the ICE District with 25 acres of retail, entertainment, offsite venue space and the Edmonton Oilers stadium. A perfect option to check out after a day of inspiration!
For meetings seeking a resort location our iconic locations of Banff, Lake Louise and Jasper in the Canadian Rockies are bucket list locations your attendees will remember for a lifetime. With inspirational views in every direction, Banff & Lake Louise creates the perfect backdrop for any meeting or gathering. There is a full range of meeting spaces, from simple meeting rooms to mountaintop venues and 15,000 square foot conference spaces. An impressive collection of off-site venues can transform to fit every theme imaginable, whatever your taste or budget.
When considering a location in the province of Alberta, Travel Alberta is your first point of contact to assist in finding the perfect Alberta meeting location for your group!
Kyla Knudson, CASE, CiS