2018 Stakeholder Event

Thank you to all who attended the 2018 AIHA Stakeholder Event. We look forward to seeing you next year!

About The Event

Alberta’s Industrial Heartland is Canada’s largest hydrocarbon processing region and a key contributor to the provincial and national economy.

This year marks the 20th anniversary of our Stakeholder Event, which has evolved from a local luncheon to a globally attended conference. The 2018 Stakeholder Event will focus on the past, present, and future of diversification and investment in the Heartland region.

The AIHA Annual Stakeholder Event is a full-day networking conference offering attendees an opportunity to engage with industry experts and elected officials.  The program is designed to highlight the successes of Alberta’s Industrial Heartland region and to provide information on opportunities for investment in the Industrial Heartland.  With over 600 attendees and a world-class line up of speakers, the event delivers industry insight and sector expertise in a comprehensive, comfortable format.

Who Attends Our Event

  • Federal, provincial and municipal elected officials
  • Industry experts and company CEOs
  • Senior staff from government and industry, including AB Economic Development and Trade, Municipal Affairs, Energy, Infrastructure, Transportation, and Environment and Parks
  • Representatives from industry partners, like Northeast Capital Industrial Association, Strathcona Industrial Association and Leduc/Nisku Economic Development Association
  • Associated industry partners, like Chemical Industry Association of Canada, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers, and the Canadian Heavy Oil Association
  • Individuals, associations and consulting firms invested in the Industrial Heartland

Event Program

View the 2018 Event Program

Speaker Bios

Keynote Speaker: Rex Murphy

Featured Speakers: Honourable James Moore and Bob Masterson