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 September 21, 2023  

Call for Volunteers

APPI Planning Awards Committee

APPI is seeking RPP members who are interested in in serving on the Planning Awards Committee whose primary responsibility is adjudicating the annual APPI Planning Awards acknowledging meritorious plans and projects, undertaken in whole or in part by members of the Association, that significantly contribute to the liveability of communities in Alberta, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.

Members working in the private sector or with significant private sector experience are strongly encouraged to respond to this call.  Submit a brief bio and interest to the APPI office by noon on Monday, October 2 by emailing [email protected].

Registered Professional Planners for the SAPL Mentorship Program

This is an initiative by the University of Calgary SAPL Student Association and seeks to offer worthwhile chances to SAPL students to engage with industry professionals willing to offer their knowledge and skills. Students will get an opportunity to network and shape their professional or academic identities through the program.  
If you would like to participate in the program, fill in the Mentor Agreement (Appendix B) form from the Mentorship Program Guidebook by Sunday, September 31st.  To help us match you with a suitable mentee, please let us know your interests/niche. You may do this by clicking on this link 

Call for Proposals
CONNECTION 2024 National Hybrid Conference

July 9 - July 11, 2024
Edmonton Convention Centre

In developing the CONNECTION 2024 conference themes and streams, we made an intentional decision to strive to integrate and reflect the complexity of the wicked problems faced by current and future generations.

The deadline for submissions is Monday, October 16 at 11:59 p.m. PT. No late submissions will be accepted. Applicants will be notified as to the status of their application by January 31, 2024.

Call for Proposals | CONNECTION 2024 National Hybrid Conference (

APPI Student Meet & Greet with the University of Alberta Planning Students

Do you have an interest in Planning?
Students from all faculties & departments (Planning students and curious-about-Planning students) are welcome to attend the University of Alberta and Alberta Professional Planners Institute Annual Meet & Greet.

This is an opportunity for planning students and prospective planning students to ask APPI Council and professional planners everything they want to know about a career in professional planning. Including information about APPI and CIP Student Awards and Scholarships. Complimentary pizza and refreshments

October 5,  5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
At the 3-57 Henry Marshal Tory Building, U of A Campus, Edmonton

This event is free however registration is required. APPI and University of Alberta Student Meet & Greet | Alberta Professional Planners Institute (

Continuous Professional Learning (CPL) 

Update: CIP has completed uploading the conference sessions and units into your CPL individual member records. Please do not duplicate the entries.

All regulated APPI members (Registered Professional Planners and Candidates, including RPP and Candidate Non-Practicing) are required to report a minimum of 18 Learning Units (LU's).  Log into the CIP/APPI portal to report your CPL activities.  PTIA Member Login | CIP (

Detailed steps and a tutorial are available here on the APPI website:

Reporting CPL Units | Alberta Professional Planners Institute (

Other Learning and Related Organizations | Alberta Professional Planners Institute (

If you are experiencing a life change or challenge, that may prevent your ability to comply with the CPL program and would like to inquire about special consideration to reduce CPL reporting requirements, or if you require clarification about the CPL program or the reporting of your CPL please contact Vicki Hackl at [email protected]

Changing Member Status and Transfers  | Alberta Professional Planners Institute (

Has your Address or any other Contact Details Changed?

Click here to update your home or employer contact information for APPI and CIP, and return the completed form to [email protected]


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Please Participate! CIP National Compensation & Benefits Survey

Deadline is October 5th.

Canadian Professional Planners National Compensation and Benefits Survey (




Save the date

Celebration of Planning Gala hosted by the University of Alberta Urban & Regional Planning Committee

November 9, 5:30 - 8:30 PM

Riverview Room, Edmonton Convention Centre. Details to register TBA

2023 APPI Conference
October 15 - 17 at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

APPI Conference | Alberta Professional Planners Institute (

Employment Opportunities

Closing Date: Oct 20
Executive Director
Alberta TrailNet Society
Edmonton, Alberta

Closing Date: Oct 4
Planner II Policy Planning
City of Airdrie

Closing Date: Oct 4
Program Planner
City of Calgary

Closing Date: N/A
Urban Planner Intermediate to Senior
Arcadis IBI Group
Edmonton, Alberta

Closing Date: Sep 24
Senior Planner
Rocky View County
Calgary Metropolitan Region, Alberta

Closing Date: N/A
Senior Planner, Projects
Leduc County

Closing Date: N/A
Community Planning Manager
City of Kamloops
Kamloops, British Columbia



Alberta Professional Planners Institute

PO Box 3099
Sherwood Park, AB T8H 2T1

Phone: 780.435.8716
Toll Free: 888.286.8716
Fax: 780.452.7718

email: [email protected]


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