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Calgary Real Estate Forum
Tuesday, October 29, 2024
Calgary TELUS Convention Centre
Tuesday, October 29, 2024
Calgary TELUS Convention Centre

Discover why one of the world's most livable cities is a market worth investing in

Connect with the most experienced and senior members of Calgary’s CRE market and plan your strategies to grow your portfolio

1200+ senior-level attendees, including 430+ building owners, developers, and investors joined together at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre to hear from 70+ expert speakers and gather insights to advance through 2023 and beyond.

Thanks for joining us this year! Registration for the 2024 Calgary Real Estate Forum is now open!

Don't miss your chance to register for the Forum at our lowest price! Register for 2024 now!


"A first class event in terms of attendance, calibre of the speakers, topics covered and overall execution."
- 2023 attendee

"I look forward to this event every year. Great speakers with information on all current events. A perfect place to meet old friends and new and to share ideas and information. Always informative and fast paced. A must do annual event."
- 2023 attendee

"Excellent event and valuable use of time due to relevant information, inspirational ideas and networking opportunities"
- 2023 attendee

Calgary's largest annual real estate forum

Why attend?

Calgary is no stranger to ebbs and flows, but the city has been making headlines recently as a hub for business, a more affordable lifestyle and a thriving ecosystem for innovation. 

At the 25th annual Calgary Real Estate Forum, over 70 thought leaders, experts and senior executives will discuss trends from the past year, as well as Calgary and Alberta's economic outlook for the next 18 months. 

Take advantage of exceptional networking opportunities throughout the day and at the reception following the Forum.

What you'll learn.

The Calgary Real Estate Forum will examine office, retail, industrial, and multi-residential market activity from the perspective of investment, development, financing, and leasing.

The agenda put together with the help of our advisory council will cover a wide range of topics including:

  • National and provincial outlook: what can be expected for both Calgary & Alberta’s economy in the next 18 months? Where are key fundamentals heading?
  • Calgary as a global city: what $6b in infrastructure projects means for the city. A look at the major capital projects underway and the role they play in the future of the city
  • If I had a crystal ball: predictions for the Calgary market from senior real estate executives

Who you'll meet.

Connect with 1200+ senior executives who have an an active interest in the Calgary market.

Attendees include:

  • Private and institutional investors
  • Building owners, and developers
  • Property and facility managers
  • Asset and fund managers
  • Municipal and provincial government officials
  • Brokers, lenders, appraisers, lawyers
  • and other senior real estate executives within Calgary’s CRE industry

High-impact networking

The Calgary Real Estate Forum offers unparalleled networking opportunities throughout the day. 

Engage in face-to-face conversations, build new relationships, and connect with key industry players at the end of day networking reception. 

Paired with the smart matchmaking app that works for attendees, it's never been easier to strike up a conversation with the people that will take your business to new level.

Outstanding Young Leader Program

Do you have a colleague who is 35 years old or under and a rising star in the commercial real estate industry? Nominate them today for the Outstanding Young Leader 2023 award, presented by Informa Connect & Chicago Title Insurance Company Canada. 

They could win registration to one of our major Forums, including the Calgary Real Estate Forum, and have the chance to be named Outstanding Young Leader at the Real Estate Forum in November.

Canadian Real Estate Forums Magazine

This issue of the Canadian Real Estate Forums magazine focuses on the Calgary and Ottawa markets. 

Read on for the Altus Group Report, interviews with industry leaders from both markets, as well as the latest commercial market statistics across Canada.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Click here for a complete list of 2023 Sponsors. 

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2022 attendee

"I find the discussions on trends in this sector to be very informative for me to plan future business developments, discover who might be worthwhile establishing a relationship with, or which existing relationships need reinforcing. Happy to say that it worked in my favor again this year."

Want to sponsor?

The Calgary Real Estate Forum Sponsorship Program is designed to ensure that sponsors receive maximum corporate exposure to all attendees at the event. Each sponsorship level will offer a different package of value-added benefits. Tell us your business goals & we will help you achieve them.

Continuing education credits

By attending this conference, you will be eligible to receive professional development and education credits from a number of associations.

Join the REF Club

As a REF club member you will become part of a community that powers you to stay informed and connected, benefits include:

  • Year-round networking

  • Savings of 20% on all Real Estate Forums and conference registration

  • An automatic $55 discount on continuing education credits when registering for our events
  • Partner special offers and savings

  • Complimentary on-demand sessions from each Real Estate Forum & Conference

  • And more! 

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