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Last Day to Register - May 2, 2017

We have had an amazing registration for the 2017 Signature Event, and we are nearly at capacity! A few spots remain, but we will be closing registration May 2. To secure your spot, register today.

To see the detailed event agenda and to register for the Signature Event visit:

IAP2 Wild Rose Signature Event

Thank you to our Sponsors!

We are pleased to announce that TransCanada and the Canadian Trainers Collective have signed on to become sponsors of the IAP2 Wild Rose Signature Event in early May!

A HUGE Thank you to our Sponsors!

We are pleased to announce that ISL Engineering and Land Services, Communica and McElhanney are sponsors of the IAP2 Wild Rose Signature Event.

As a not-for-profit organization run exclusively by volunteers, IAP2 Wild Rose works hard to bring our members the best value for the lowest cost. As such, the success of the Signature Event depends in part on the generosity of our sponsors and organizations that consider themselves leaders in the field of public participation and Indigenous engagement.

Please join IAP2 Wild Rose for our 2017 Annual General Meeting. The IAP2 Wild Rose AGM will occur during lunch at the IAP2 Wild Rose Signature Event on May 5, to review 2017 and look forward to 2018. Members and non-members are welcome!

IAP2 Wild Rose Signature Event
Register and reserve your spot today as space is limited!

The IAP2 Wild Rose Signature Event is just over a month away! This year's theme and program will focus on reconciliation between Indigenous People and all Canadians and the role that public participation profession can plan in the contribution to this important work.

2017 IAP2 Signature Event

Please register now for this year's IAP2 WR Signature Event to be held at the Alfred Savage Centre in Edmonton on May 4th and 5th. This year's theme will be of great interest to many of our members who work in the area of Indigenous consultation and engagement. The theme will be, "Walking Together: Reconciliation and Public Participation". Your Board looks forward to seeing you there and is excited to host a special opening ceremony and reception on May 4th.

Mark your Calendar for May 4 & 5!

For more than 20 years, the IAP2 Wild Rose Chapter has brought its members a one or two day event, every other year, to bring new learnings, share best practices, and strengthen the practice. Once agan, IAP2 Wild Rose Chapter is thrilled to bring members the Signature Event 2017. This year, the event will be held in Edmonton at the Alfred Savage Centre (13204 Fox Dr NW, Edmonton) on May 4 and 5.

We apologize for an e-newsletter sent in error earlier today, entitled 'February 2017 Newsletter'. Please find the accurate newsletter, below.

Mark your calendar for the IAP2 Wild Rose AGM and Signature Event!

While it's hard to believe, given the mile high snowdrifts and slushy streets throughout Alberta, spring will be upon us before we know it! That means it's time for the IAP2 Wild Rose's Annual General Meeting and Signature Event.

Message from the President, Amanda Kaiser

It's been another interesting, busy and challengng year for many P2 practitioners in Alberta this year.

In 2016, the IAP2 Wild Rose Board of Directors focused on how we can provide the best member value in the form of learning events and coffee klatches throughout the year.

IAP2 WR Board Member Profile


Rebecca McElhoes leads IAP2 WR's Communications initiatives and is the Manager of Community Relations for TransCanada's projects in British Columbia.


WR: What is IAP2 WR's most important function in your opinion?