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Western Canada Apartment Investment Conference
Tuesday, May 7, 2024
Edmonton Convention Centre

Tuesday, May 7, 2024
Edmonton Convention Centre

Bringing the Western Canadian multi-residential industry together in one place

Network, connect, and learn from market experts on investment, financing, development, and management of all forms of multi-residential apartments.

Connect with 450+ senior attendees, including 150+ building owners, developers, and investors. Get strategic insights from 45 expert speakers at the 5th annual conference.

2024 registration is open!

Register now and save big with our lowest possible fee.

Some highlights from the 2023 conference

"The investment I get from the time that I spend here is immeasurable" - Anthony Lanni, Executive Vice President, Residential, QuadReal Property Group

"It's a must-see event, it's a must attend event. If you're doing work in the industry, you have to be here" - Shaun Jones, Senior Advisor, Altus Group

Western Canada's largest annual conference focused on the multi-residential market

Why attend?

How has the multi-residential market performed since March 2020?

How is the region planning for an influx of new residents?

Have multi-residential properties returned to being in high demand as it has outperformed many expectations?

Where is the apartment investment activity headed in the Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver region? What opportunities exist in Western Canada?

Get answers to these compelling questions and gain deeper insights into the trends, risks, strategies, and opportunities emerging in today's apartment market.

What you’ll learn

This year's Conference will extensively cover all areas of the Western Canadian multi-residential apartment market from the perspective of owners, developers, lenders, brokers, appraisers, and property managers.

The agenda put together with the help of our advisory council focused on the key topics including:

  • Impact of inflation and interest rates on development and affordability
  • What are the key drivers of demand for the region’s three cities at this time?
  • Managing construction costs and financing

Who you’ll meet

Meet with 350+ CEOs, CFOs, COOs, VPs, owners, partners, managers, developers, investors, private and institutional investors, REITs, private equity funds, privately owned firms, lenders, and other senior intermediaries.

Network, collaborate, and grow your business. Networking opportunities include lunch and refreshment breaks, and a smart networking app that will help you connect with people that will move your business forward. 

Don't miss your opportunity to connect with the multi-residential community and determine a path forward for the apartment industry.

Make the most of your trip to Vancouver.

Save $175 by adding the Vancouver Real Estate Forum to your registration, held the day after the Conference.

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

Learn and network with thought leaders and get an insight into their predictions on the outlook for Vancouver in 2023 and beyond.

Thank You to Our 2023 Sponsors

To view the full list of sponsors, please click here.

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2022 attendee

Great information, great networking. It was fantastic to hear the opinions of such big players in the industry.

Want to Sponsor?

The 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.

Championing sustainability

Discover the steps being taken to run the Western Canada Apartment Investment Conference as sustainably and socially responsible as possible including:

  • FasterForward to zero - Informa's commitment to net zero carbon
  • Reducing carbon emissions
  • Dedicated content on ESG and sustainability in the real estate industry
  • Wellbeing and accessibility

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

  • Partner special offers and savings

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

  • Weekly Ask The Expert & ThinkIns with member-only live Q&A

  • Industry Roundtables – informal conversations with some 20 industry colleagues

  • And more! 

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