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CIPS AB/NWT Annual General Meeting and Speed Networking Event!

September 5, 2013 in Calgary, Edmonton and Red Deer

Come out and have your say! We urge you to participate and help guide your IT Professional Association through the coming year by shaping the events of the year. Why not network while you are at it?

Our event will provide you with opportunities to meet others in the IT field and discuss some changes in CIPS. Registration for the Edmonton and Calgary events is $35 for members and $45 for future members, Red Deer event is $10. Registration will provide you with a light dinner and a beverage.



Edmonton Petroleum Club (11110 - 108 Street, Edmonton)

Red Deer

Snell Auditorium, Red Deer Library, Lower Floor (4818 49 Street, Red Deer)


Calgary Petroleum Club (319 5th Avenue S.W., Calgary)

  • 5:00 pm Reception and Registration
  • 5:30-6:00 pm Mingle, mix and network with some refreshments and scrumptious appetizers. We have some fun planned for you before our AGM meeting begins.  Plus we’ll have some ideas to get the conversation started if you are new! Think of it as a speed dating style network evening!
  • 6:00 – 6:30 pm – AGM – chaired by CIPS Alberta President. CIPS Board members will be on hand to answer questions – in case there are any issues with the voting/bylaws/annual report
  • 6:30- 8:00 pm– The fun begins with an information gathering contests– 1 or 2 minute sessions timed, and move on to the next step. Sessions can be with a person or at a CIPS station (information passport stamped).

          Visit CIPS Information stations for:

  • Mentoring – sign up for opportunities (those between assignments or retiree volunteers)
  • SFIA
  • CIPS events ideas/program – what are your ideas and suggestions?
  • ICE (draw from those that sign sheet for free attendance at ICE – one per city)
  • Volunteering  – section committee
  • WIT
  • Student liaison
  • 7:45 pm Prizes for Best Networkers:
  • Largest number of people one has met and  can share something interesting about
  • Number of CIPS stations visited; most stamped cards

          Prizes include:

  • Bottle of wine
  • Ticket to a CIPS dinner/lunch event (anytime during the year)
  • Reduced conference fee – or free pass for a lunch keynote, or one day at the conference
  • FREE special admission tickets to an Edmonton Chamber of Commerce Business Mixer event
  • LOTS of secret prizes for participants!!!

Buy your ticket now and come out for a little September fun. See you in Edmonton, Red Deer and Calgary! 


CIPS Corporate Partners

The following organizations support CIPS' commitment to professionalism, ethics, and high standards for the I.T. profession. 

CIPS thanks all its partners for their contribution! Become a CIPS Corporate Partner Today!


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