Events

There’s something for everyone. Thought-provoking discussions, networking events, and neighbourhood tours – find them all here. 

18 Jul 2024

Building an Economic Powerhouse Presented by B&A Studios

Event Sponsored by FortisAlberta

Our region’s industrial and non-residential lands are meeting the demands of local, national, and international markets – and are major economic drivers. Explore the areas in the region that are enabling and supporting economic investment and hear from the businesses themselves about why they chose to locate here – and their thoughts on how we might further enhance our profile and outlook.

1 Aug 2024

39th Annual Golf Classic Presented by B&A Studios

Join us at The Quarry for our Annual Golf Classic! This fun, highly-competitive golf tournament is always the highlight of the season. The 18 hole tournament includes breakfast, steak lunch, beverages, and many opportunities to connect and win amazing prizes!

15 Aug 2024

The City Scoop: Ice Cream & Urban Development Presented by B&A Studios

Can you buy an ice cream and bring it home without it melting? Ice cream is an indicator of walkability in neighbourhoods. And in Edmonton, the best ice cream shops are opening shop in redeveloping neighbourhoods. Enjoy a variety of ice cream shops and hear from local experts about the city building ingredients that are necessary to not only attract ice cream shops, but to build and shape complete communities. Both ice cream shops and developers ask the same question, should I invest here? We’ll find out!

19 Sep 2024

Housing in the Hot Seat

Presented by Pals Geomatics

They’ve been interviewing us, now it’s time to hear directly from them. Join four local journalists as they share what goes into telling Edmonton’s story, why it matters, who shapes the conversation, and what’s at stake. City building isn’t just about creating physical spaces, it’s the stories we tell ourselves and to others, that make the places we call home. From pressing urban issues like the declaration of a housing emergency to longer-form stories around urban growth and community change, the real estate development industry makes the news. Our multi-agency broadcast on the issues that matter most, live on location, at 12:30 p.m. on September 19.

26 Sep 2024

On the (Valley) Line: Mobilizing People & Development Presented by B&A Studios

Event Sponsored by S3 Precast

From Downtown to Mill Woods, the Valley Line Southeast will open new opportunities for mobility and development. Hop, on the line, as we explore and discuss the impact of the Valley Line on city building and economic investment in Edmonton.

17 Oct 2024

Tech Trends: Automating the City

Presented by Arcadis

While there is no crystal ball into our future, our industry does its best to innovate and adapt to the market and ever-changing dynamics. One thing is clear though – technology continues to be a disruptive force. How is the real estate industry adjusting to new trends in technology, or leveraging new practices to support city building? Hear from a panel of real estate experts as they share how they are using tools like ChatGPT, artificial intelligence and machine learning, and augmented reality – in their development projects.

21 Nov 2024

Housing the Nation: Development Trends, Issues, and Opportunities

Presented by ATCO

How is Edmonton doing in comparison to other major markets, with regards to policy and regulation, investment attraction, and construction? Join UDI – Edmonton Metro for a special presentation with CHBA National’s CEO, Kevin Lee, who will highlight national development and building trends – and the challenges and opportunities ahead for municipalities big and small.

12 Dec 2024

Celebration of Industry Champions

Presented by Cameron Corporation

Let’s end the year in style, with a celebration of our industry’s best and brightest. BILD Edmonton Metro’s annual Celebration of Industry Champions honours our Volunteer of the Year, Rookie of the Year, The Julius Ekert Memorial Award recipient, and our Most Engaged Committee. We will also be highlighting members and their milestone years of service, along with all of our committee and forum chairs and vice-chairs, and our board of directors. Enjoy food stations, special holiday-themed beverages, and great company.