Events and Chapters

Online/Offline Professional Networking Workshop Series

Online/Offline Professional Networking Workshop Series

Learn to build and expand your professional network both online and offline through a two-part workshop series offered through CPA Alberta’s the Connector Program. The workshops will be facilitated by Ernest Barbaric, a digital marketer, educator, and professional speaker. Ernest has designed the digital marketing certificate programs at Univers..
CPA Assist Speaker Series with Hal Johnson and Joanne McLeod

CPA Assist Speaker Series with Hal Johnson and Joanne McLeod

“Keep fit and have fun.” A generation of Canadians grew up hearing this motto, learning how to live healthy, active lifestyles by watching 90-second Body Break clips. Between the late 1980s and early 2000s, Body Break hosts Hal Johnson and Joanne McLeod covered a huge range of health-related topics, such as healthy snacks, visualization techniq..
Brewing up success in Edmonton

Brewing up success in Edmonton

In the past two years, the number of craft brewers in Alberta has more than doubled – from 19 to 40. For Richard Iwaniuk FCPA, FCA, his entrepreneurial spirit has allowed him to pour his heart and soul into the exploding craft brewery industry. Richard, who is the Vice President, Finance and Business Operations for Blind Enthusiasm Brewery Compan..
The perfect combination: family fun and CPA colleagues!

The perfect combination: family fun and CPA colleagues!

The fall season brings not only back to school, but also the return of CPA Alberta’s most popular events: Family Days! Spend a fun day with your family while also networking with fellow CPAs! Registration for Family Days will open on September 7. Tickets are $5 plus GST per individual. These events are sponsored by CPA Assist, the profession’s ..
Reminder: CPA Alberta Board Vote

Reminder: CPA Alberta Board Vote

Don’t forget to have your voice heard by casting your vote in the upcoming 2017 CPA Alberta Board election. This year’s vote will fill three positions on the CPA Alberta Board. This year, there are a total of 11 talented candidates to choose from. Their candidate profiles can be read here. Ballots must be received by CPA Alberta no later than ..
Get back to business with two great chapter events this September

Get back to business with two great chapter events this September

Calgary Chapter of CPAs Marquee Banquet and Charity Event, Supporting STARS Air Ambulance with guest speaker Will Gadd Thursday, September 21 5:30 to 8:30PM Calgary Winter Club, 4611-14 Street NW (free parking) A Mountain of Risk – Tools to manage fear, swing the odds in your favor, take good risks, and stay safe in everyday life.  Will Gadd..
That’s a wrap! Saying goodbye to Elevate 2017!

That’s a wrap! Saying goodbye to Elevate 2017!

Thank you for your support in making Elevate 2017: Celebrating Progress and Achievement a resounding success! The second annual celebration of the CPA profession in Alberta took place from May 27 to June 3 and brought almost 1,950 attendees from across the province together to celebrate, connect, and learn. It was a memorable and fun week that allo..
5 reasons to attend Elevate 2017

5 reasons to attend Elevate 2017

The deadline for Elevate 2017 is quickly approaching. Join the festivities and take part in some of the profession’s finest traditions. Here are five reasons to not miss the May 19 registration deadline, and join the celebration from May 27 –  June 3. Earn PD Hours in a fun, informative environment. Change and disruption are a common..
How to be disruptive

How to be disruptive

What does the future hold for Canada? Are our institutions and economy at odds with rapid technological and cultural change? Are we keeping up? From business to government to media, disruption is here. A lively and thought-provoking keynote about the advantages of challenging the status-quo, Jesse Brown will provide commentary on “how to be d..