Welcome to the Alberta Professional Planners Institute

We are the face of the planning profession within Alberta, Northwest Territories and Nunavut. We serve the public interest by providing regulation, advocacy, promotion, and services for our members.

Planning is a key agent in shaping our communities and leading how we adapt to and manage the physical, economic and social forces that affect our communities.

The  Alberta Professional Planners Institute (APPI) is a professional regulated organization of private and public sector planners practicing in Alberta, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.

APPI is governed as a public accountable organization with an obligation to serve the public's interest under the Professional and Occupational Associations Registration Act.

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Reminder to Register for the APPI 2016 Conference 'Meeting Change'


Keynote Speaker – David Miller - The Modern Green Economy & Climate Change

Plenary – Dennis Cuku - The Mosaic Centre: A Case Study on Alberta’s Building of The Future

Closing Plenary: Promoting Planning: A Call to Action

With a new government, an opportunity exists to promote the role of planners.  Doug Leighton of Brookfield Residential and Gary Willson of GW Associates have recognized the opportunity and will inform conference attendants of the ongoing efforts in planning advocacy. 

Kick off the conference with a barbeque and campfire!

Conference Welcome and Campsite Dinner at the Treefoil Lake Campsite

Sunday, October 2, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Click here to access the hotel's online booking system to reserve your guest room at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, October 2 - 4, 2016!

All of the sessions are assigned Continuous Professional Learning units and will be available in the reporting system October 1st. Refer to the conference web site for information regarding the schedule, session descriptions, sponsor information, accommodation and more! Click here to register and pay online.