2018 Excellence in Public Works Conference & Tradeshow
Better TogetherPlanning, Building and Maintaining our Assets
October 1-3, 2018
Click Here to see the Full Excellence in Public Works Conference Brochure.
Full Conference Registration $445Young Professionals (35 & under) $345Full Conference includes breakfast, lunch & Casino Night Ticket
One Day Attendance:Tuesday OR Wednesday: $395
Public Works Administrative Assistant Workshop $75
Extra Casino Night Ticket: $65Extra Tradeshow Only Ticket: $50
Click Here to register for the Conference or Pre-Conference.
CALL FOR TECHNICAL PAPERSANNUAL TECHNICAL CONFERENCE
APWA Alberta Chapter invites letters of intent (from members and non-members) for papers or presentations for the 2018 Annual Excellence in Public Works Conference.
The conference theme is Better Together - Planning, Building and Maintaining our Assets.
Papers are invited in the streams of Emerging Technologies, Innovations, Water/Wastewater, Roads/Transportation, Fleet Management, Parks, Emergency Management and other topics such as administrative, human resources, capital construction as they relate to Public Works and Engineering functions.
The aim of the conference is to provide an opportunity for the presentation and discussion of project-based experience that deal with the positive and learning experiences of recent developments, projects and case studies in all areas of civil infrastructure, to provide institutions to interact and share their views, to learn new and innovative technologies in different areas and discuss future directions. Preference will be given to presentations that are in partnership with a municipality.
Papers are invited for Public Works topics including the following:
Click here for application form.
Mar 16, 2018: Deadline for submission of application for a paper or presentation (to be submitted electronically). You will be notified of acceptance ASAP
June 1, 2018: First draft of full paper or presentation, electronically submitted.
June 23, 2017: Authors will be notified of the acceptance of their paper(s) and provided instructions for the submission of final version of their paper(s) or presentation and presenter’s biography.
October 1, 2018: Final version provided to Registration desk upon arrival.
The criteria for selection of papers and presentations shall include: significance and application to practice, originality, and quality. Presentations of papers will be 30 - 50 minutes in length. Direct promotions of products, services, or monetary self-interest are not appropriate sessions. APWA Alberta Chapter members are traditionally vocal in their displeasure with sessions that appear to be sales presentations or promotions and prefer sessions that present case studies from the user perspective.
Please submit application forms electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org
2018 Tradeshow Exhibitor Opportunities
All exhibitor registration is now available online.
View the Tradeshow Brochure Here for details on opportunities and this year's tradeshow hours.
Exhibitor Schedule details and current Exhibit Availablity can be viewed through the menu on the right. You can also view the Tradeshow Layout under Exhibit Availablity.
Access exhibitor registration at the button below.
The outdoor equipment space is per piece of equipment. A typical size piece of equipment is the size of a tandem truck (more or less the size 1.5 parking stalls in width and 1.5 stalls in depth). If you have questions regarding equipment space please forward the dimensions of your equipment and we can assist with space needed, email@example.com
When registrering for a Tradeshow Booth, put your top 3 booth preferences in the notes section of the registration form. We will try our best to accomodate your request.
Tradeshow Map- Updated May 28 2018
2018 Tradeshow Sponsorship opportunities are now available!
All sponsorship purchases are available online.
View the Tradeshow Brochure for details on opportunities.
To purchase sponsorship, click the button below and log in. If you do not yet have an account, create or activate a MyAPWA account to proceed.
Purchase Sponsorship Click Here
Monday October 1
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Large Booth Move In
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM 10 x 10 Booth Move InForklift will be available for the day. Please indicate if you need the forklift on the registration form.
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM - President Elect’s Meet & Greet All Vendors Welcome
Tuesday October 2
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Networking Break in Tradeshow Area
11:30 AM Lunch Served for Vendors
12:00 PM – 2:30 PM Tradeshow Luncheon
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Vendor’s Guests**
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Tradeshow Floor CLOSED
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM Tradeshow Entertainment Evening Microbrewery Beer Tasting, Casino Tables and Games
Wednesday October 3
7:00 AM - Noon Move Out
** Please remember to invite client's and customers out to visit the show! We understand that a number of exhibitors have limited time to connect with customers in Alberta and we encourage them to invite clients out from 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm ON TUESDAY. No exceptions to this time will be made.
Don’t forget to mention Alberta Public Works Association when you are booking your accommodations at the luxurious Sheraton Hotel Red Deer.
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