Creating meaningful opportunities to connect through events and outreach is a key pillar of our organization. Have an idea for a networking event – maybe a curling bonspiel or a patio crawl? Share your ideas: email@example.com. Interested in partnering with us and gaining exposure industry-wide? Download our 2023 Sponsorship Guide and fillable form.
Before the winter season comes to an end, take part in our first-ever UDI Curling Invitational. Partnering with the University of Alberta's Curling Program, members and their teams will receive quality coaching from the Bears and Pandas. Proceeds will support the University of Alberta's Curling Program and emerging Canadian curling greats. Connect with your fellow members, give back to the University of Alberta and learn a new sport! Tickets include food, beverages, rentals, games, and prizes for the winning team. Register.
Let’s get the basics right. Hear from industry experts on why and how municipal infrastructure requirements, guidelines, and processes should adapt to ensure investments made to the public realm are efficient and support broader affordability goals in the region. This conversation will explore the innovative ways in which communities are being designed by the private sector, and opportunities for public sector requirements to match the moment. Register.
What impacts do professional sports teams and stadiums have on our city landscapes and culture? Hear from a team of diverse city builders on how sports can be leveraged as a development strategy; and hear what leadership lessons translate from sports field to greenfield. From the Ice District to the Commonwealth Stadium, sports can play an active role in community building, placemaking and branding, and help to leverage private-sector investment and attract people. What’s Edmonton’s next play? Register.
38th Annual Golf Classic
Our highly-competitive, uber-fun 18-hole golf tournament is back on August 3, 2023 at The Quarry for an 8:30 a.m. start. Registration will be open shortly. Limited sponsorship opportunities available.
Join UDI – Edmonton Metro and the Edmonton Metropolitan Region Board on June 15, as they launch the State of Growth report, a snapshot of land development trends impacting the region. A panel of regional leaders will explore what the statistics mean, and how they support our goals of affordability, economic attraction, job creation, and welcoming people into our communities. Alberta is calling and Edmonton Metro is ready. Register.
Coming soon to a neighbourhood near you – a new regulatory framework that aims to enable development opportunities of all shapes and sizes. Hear from City of Edmonton’s Kim Petrin and Livia Balone as they identify the big changes proposed as part of the city’s draft Zoning Bylaw, and what that will mean for the industry and real estate development in Edmonton. Register.
UDI is “all in for downtown” and it is time for a pulse check. How is Edmonton doing with safety, cleanliness, and transformative projects in the city’s core? Join downtown leaders for a conversation on downtown revitalization progress, and the actions and strategies needed to make it a thriving, inviting, and economically prosperous place. Where has our community demonstrated tremendous leadership, and where has downtown Edmonton fallen short? Which projects might we collaborate on and where do we place our focus now and into the future? This conversation hopes to point us collectively in the right direction. Register.
The Edmonton region is leading the way in terms of job creation and innovation. Demand for industrial and non-residential land is increasing throughout the metro area and we are meeting the demands of local, national and international markets. How are we enabling and supporting investment interest, and how might we shape our spaces and places to support future growth? Hear from three mayors about what they are doing to lead our region’s economic prosperity. Register.
Join us for good food, good cheer, and good company. Celebrate the hard work and achievements of your colleagues in the real estate development industry. We will be supporting Edmonton’s Food Bank. Register.