15th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of the Commons
May 25, 2015 to May 29, 2015
The International Association for the Study of the Commons (IASC) is a multidisciplinary academic organization focused on building and mobilizing knowledge around many integrated social-economic and environmental issues with a particular focus on how to avoid the “tragedy of the commons”.
The 2015 conference will focus on many kinds of common pool resources including fisheries, forests, and water resources as well as a host of emergent problems of social and environmental change. Participants in the conference will be invited to share ideas, evidence and practical solutions on questions of poverty, food security, social-ecological resilience, effective governance, human rights, indigenous knowledge, sustainable natural resource development and climate change.Event Website
2015 Esquao Awards: Angels Among Us
May 27, 2015 4:30 PM to 9:30 PM
The 20th Annual Esquao Awards Gala, an initiative of the Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women (IAAW) recognises the achievements and contributions of First Nations, Metis and Inuit women in the province of Alberta.
From their modest beginnings in 1995, the Esquao Awards has grown incrementally and has become the largest sponsored event that recognizes the achievements of Aboriginal Women in Canada.
Schedule: 4:30 pm Cocktails, 5:30 pm Grand Entry, 6:00 – 9:30pm Plated dinner, Award presentations, and Entertainment
Tickets are $ 199 each or $1750/ten + GST and can be purchased by clicking on the link below or by calling toll Free 1-877-471-2171.Event Website Buy Tickets
Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians 2015 National Conference: Lighting the Way
May 30, 2015 to June 03, 2015
The CAEP Conference:
• is the largest Emergency Medicine Conference in Canada taking place over 4 days with over 850 delegates;
• showcases Canada’s best research in Emergency Medicine through oral presentations, moderated poster sessions and plenary presentations;
• promotes learning through scientific sessions, CAEP Roadshows and interactive workshops.
We look forward to having you join us at #CAEP15 when we are "Lighting the Way" in Edmonton, Alberta at the spectacular Shaw Convention Centre. Book the date now and join us from May 30 - June 3, 2015!Event Website
KO Boxing presents Adrenaline Rush
June 12, 2015 7:15 PM to 11:30 PM
Please Note: ** GENERAL ADMISSION ALL-AGES EVENT WITH LICENSED BEER GARDENS FOR PATRONS OF LEGAL DRINKING AGE **
Tickets: $74.75 eachEvent Website Buy Tickets
15th Biennial Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada National Convention
July 09, 2015 to July 12, 2015
Liberated by God's Grace
Lay and rostered ELCIC members from across the church come together at National Convention, along with many visitors and volunteers, to engage in the work and ministry of the ELCIC. At the 2015 National Convention, delegates will discern resolutions of witness, church structure and function. Delegates and visitors alike will stand up for issues that demand a faithful witness and join together in worship.Event Website
2015 CBBF National Bodybuilding Championships
July 11, 2015 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
8:00 am Doors open
9:00 am Finals begin! No pre-judging...all day finals only.
Danzig with Pennywise and Cancer Bats
July 25, 2015
Heavy metal group Danzig returns to the Shaw Conference Centre. They'll be joined by guests Pennywise and Cancer Bats.
Tickets: $46.50 - $49.50Buy Tickets
Rise Against with special guests
August 05, 2015 6:30 PM to 11:45 PM
...with Killswitch Engage, Let Live
Tickets: $49.50 - $54.00 each
This event is all ages.Event Website Buy Tickets
Career Fair Canada
August 11, 2015 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
This event is the perfect opportunity for employers, training colleges and prospective job seekers to meet face-to-face and find the right fit.
Free AdmissionEvent Website
Edmonton Marathon 2015 | Sports Expo and Package Pickup
August 21, 2015 to August 23, 2015
The 23rd Anniversary of the Edmonton Marathon will take place on August 22nd and 23rd. This family oriented Festival Weekend will once again take participants on a route overlooking Edmonton’s beautiful River Valley and through several of Edmonton’s historic and scenic neighbourhoods, starting and finishing at the Shaw Conference Centre.
Friday, August 21
11:00 am - 7:00 pm Sports Expo and Package Pickup
Saturday, August 22
9:00 am - 6:00 pm Sports Expo and Package Pickup
10:30 am Free 3km Running Room Friendship Run | Get great motivational advice from John Stanton
Sunday, August 23
5:45 am - 2:00 pm Gear/Bag Check
9:30 am - 2:30 pm Massages (first come, first served); walk-ups welcome ($30 cash) at door
10:00 am - 2:00 pm Champions Brunch (included in 10km, Half and Full Marathon Registration Fee); additional tickets available for purchase
Ignite Edmonton Festival 2015
September 09, 2015 to September 10, 2015
The Ignite Edmonton Festival (formerly E-Town) explores finding intersections between culture, business, generations and teams; driving continuous innovation as a response to continuous disruption and changing markets; and, challenges our people and organizations to focus on outcomes that matter.
Session topics include:
Building a culture of experimentation
Designing with purpose
Growing hacking is your new marketing plan
Building habit-forming products
... and much more to be announced
Edmonton is home to some of the boldest and smartest entrepreneurs, executives, geeks, creatives, builders, and changemakers. Meet, share, and learn with 500+ of them at the Ignite Edmonton Festival!Event Website Buy Tickets
alt-J: Fall Tour 2015
September 14, 2015 7:00 PM to September 15, 2015 12:00 AM
General Admission tickets: $58.50 each
Available at Ticketmaster and Blackbyrd Myoozik
Study and Go Abroad Fair
October 08, 2015 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Meet with top universities and colleges from around the world to find out about study programs abroad at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Visit the Travel Zone for Gap Year and other travel options: volunteering, work abroad, internships and language travel. Start planning your studies abroad or to travel. Don’t miss this important event. Admission is FREE!
The Study and Go Abroad Expo is open from 2pm to 6pm, but arrive early at 1pm to catch our feature seminar. Check the website for information on exhibitors, seminars, scholarships and more. Pre-register online to save time on the day and enter our Grand Prize Draw. Donated by Air Canada, the first prize is a return flight to anywhere in the world.
Tickets: FREEEvent Website