Canadian Petrochemical Summit Gathers Industry Leaders to Kananaskis

The Canadian Petrochemical Summit, hosted by Alberta’s Industrial Heartland Association (AIHA), the premier gathering of industry leaders, innovators, and stakeholders, is set to convene on June 11-13, 2024 at the Pomeroy Kananaskis Mountain Lodge in Kananaskis, Alberta. This annual Summit promises to be a cornerstone event, spotlighting the latest advancements, fostering collaboration, and shaping the […]

Alberta’s Industrial Heartland’s Competitive Edge in Petrochemicals with Mark Plamondon

Learn more about Alberta’s Industrial Heartland’s captivating journey with host Victoria (King) Meyer and Mark Plamondon, P.Eng, MBA Executive Director of Alberta’s Industrial Heartland Association, on the latest episode of The Chemical Show. 🛢️ Low-Cost Feedstock and Carbon Capture: The industrial heartland’s low-cost feedstock and existing carbon capture infrastructure provide a competitive advantage, ensuring project derisking and creating a compelling […]


Dow Chemical Canada announces that it will proceed with the Fort Saskatchewan Path2Zero expansion project, the world’s first net-zero ethylene manufacturing and derivatives facility located in Alberta’s Industrial Heartland. Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada – Alberta’s Industrial Heartland Association congratulates Dow on their final investment decision to build the world’s first net-zero scope 1 and 2 […]

Alberta’s Industrial Heartland Association Welcomes New Government of Alberta Carbon Capture Incentive Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Alberta’s Industrial Heartland Association Welcomes New Government of Alberta Carbon Capture Incentive Program   New incentive program will help companies reduce their emissions while improving the competitiveness of Canada’s largest hydrocarbon region, Alberta’s Industrial Heartland. Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta – Alberta’s Industrial Heartland Association (AIHA) is applauding the Government of Alberta’s announcement of […]

Industry Pioneer Just Keeps Innovating

Ian MacGregor, the mind behind of some of Alberta’s biggest industrial projects is taking on a new challenge: a carbon negative energy facility in Alberta’s Industrial Heartland.  Ian MacGregor has fixed or built nearly everything in the energy industry, from drilling rigs to refineries. He’s an engineer because he could fix motorcycles when he was […]

Community Support

Community support AIH maintains over 30,000 jobs Our community plays a crucial role in shaping the future of the Industrial Heartland. We value being an integrated part of the fabric that helps makes our region thrive. Supporting the communities around Alberta’s Industrial Heartland is foundational to the work AIHA completes.  Did you know the companies […]


Incentives Learn about stackable incentives Our goal in the AIH is to create the most favorable business climate possible to help your company grow and see a return on your investment. Leveraging incentives can help position your organization for stable, long-term growth and accelerate the potential revenues.  Within the AIH, we are fortunate to be […]

Regional Advantages

REgional advantages As Canada’s largest hydrocarbon processing region, our growth outpaces our competitors. Learn more about why global investors believe Alberta’s Industrial Heartland is the right location for their next investment decision. Advanced Infrastructure The AIH is at the heart of a world-class continental transportation network while ongoing and future planned expansion will continue to […]

2023 AIHA Annual Conference: Tickets SOLD OUT

Updated July 25, 2023 Conference tickets are now SOLD OUT. Please join our waitlist at ———————————————— This full-day networking conference welcomes over 1,000 attendees from across Canada to Edmonton to explore the opportunities in Alberta’s Industrial Heartland. The event highlights activity in the Industrial Heartland, offers policy-related insights on topics important to our industry, […]