The Annual Alberta Sustainable Building Symposium (ASBS) is a signature event of the Canada Green Building Council – Alberta Chapter that attracts over 400 industry and government representatives with an interest and active involvement in sustainable communities.

The Symposium is curated by a local program committee to provide exposure to best practices and innovations; while learning, networking, and gaining strategic insights into the future of the green building industry in Alberta.

Attendees will converge from across the building construction and community development sector, including: building materials and service providers; agencies and associations related to energy and environmental sustainability; education, commercial and institutional property managers; as well as local and provincial government authorities.



Program at a Glance


Day One — Oct. 7
Professional Development
in Green Buildings

12:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Education and Training

4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Emerging Green Professionals and Career Development

6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Industry Networking Reception and Student Poster Competition

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Day Two — Oct. 8
To Zero

9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
A full day Summit with speakers from across Canada showcasing excellence in accelerating to zero carbon buildings.

5:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Keynote Reception and Exhibitor Showcase

Day Three — Oct. 9
Building Resilience through
Innovation and Retrofits

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Alberta Sustainable Building Symposium

Full day conference event and exhibitor showcase with keynotes and concurrent sessions that will include over 20 speakers on topics such as Government and Institutional Retrofits, Showcasing Energy Solutions for Building Design, and Innovative Technologies, Materials and Solutions for Commercial Buildings.

Call for Speakers April 25 – June 5

The CaGBC Alberta Chapter is seeking expressions of interest to present in the following sessions on October 9th, Edmonton Alberta. Presenters will have a maximum of 20 minutes, and may be grouped into a panel at the discretion of the Program Committee.

  • Energy Solutions for Building Design & Operations – this session will explore the programs and tools for measuring and managing energy, and achieving efficiencies at the community and building scale.
  • Innovations and Solutions for Achieving Resilience – this session will profile innovative technologies, materials and solutions for commercial buildings
  • Government and Institutional Building Retrofits – this session will feature case studies, financing solutions, best practices, and resources for retrofits.
  • Innovation in Design, Technologies and Solutions in Commercial Buildings – this session will focus on accelerating the business case for green, healthy commercial buildings.

*Presenters must be Members of the Canada Green Building Council, learn more about becoming a member here.

Submit your Expression of Interest here »

Call for Exhibitors April 25 – June 25

Showcase your innovation, materials, products, and solutions and expand your market and your brand. The Exhibitor Showcase will include over 6 hours of curated engagement with exhibitors throughout the three days of this conference event, for maximum business to business exposure.

Exhibitor Fees:
Members: $1000, Non-Members: $1200
Exhibitor fees include one full conference registration (October 7 – 9th) as well as 50% off a second delegate to attend.

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