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Tuesday, April 3
7:00-9:30 AM Breakfast ( For participants who have selected the breakfast option with Banff Centre ) Vista Dining Room
7:45 AM-2:30 PM Registration Desk Open – KC 100 Galleria
7:45 AM -10:00 PM Trade Show - KC Husky Great Hall
9:00 AM-12:00 PM AIA Annual General Meeting – KC Husky Great Hall
  Morning Break (time will be announced during the AGM) - KC 100 Galleria
12:00-1:15 PM Lunch - Vistas Dining Room (see map in conference handbook)
1:30-4:30 PM Concurrent Continuing Competence Program Workshops (CCP)
1:30-4:30 PM The Anthroposolic Soil Order- Dr. Konstantin Dlusskiy, PAg, Consulting Pedologist
1:30-4:30 PM Native Prairie and Parkland Conservation in Alberta: Initiatives by the Alberta Prairie Conservation Forum- Robert Oakley, Rangeland Agrologist, Alberta Environment and Parks, Marie Tremblay, Conservation Scientist, Parks Canada, Brian Peers, Director of Municipal Lands and Leases, District of Taber and Karen Raven, Manager, Land Use, Alberta Agriculture and Forestry
1:30-4:30 PM Project Management Essentials- Dr. Dale Christenson
1:30-4:30 PM Consulting Skills Expert Panel: Darrell Toma, MSc, PAg, CMC of Toma & Bouma Management Consultants, Jim Chester, MBA, CMC, President of Canadian & International Project Management Ltd. and Michelle Cotton, BSc, PAg, Owner of Solstice Canada Corporation
2:30-4:30 PM Continous Coffee, Tea, Water with Trade Show - KC Husky Great Hall
4:30-10:00 PM Wine and Cheese Reception with Trade Show - KC Husky Great Hall (cash bar)
Wednesday, April 4
7:00-09:30 AM Breakfast ( For participants who have selected the breakfast option with Banff Centre ) Vistas Dining Room
7:00-10:00 AM Registration Desk Open – KC 100 Galleria
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Trade Show – KC Husky Great Hall
7:55-12:00 PM Morning Plenary Session "Thoughts on Current and Future Government Initiatives" – KC Husky Great Hall
7:55-8:00 AM Opening Remarks and Introductions- Stan Blade, PhD, PAg, Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Alberta
8:00-8:45 AM Green Paper- Dr. Ian Urquhart, Department of Political Sciences, University of Alberta
8:45-9:15 AM The Environment, The Economy and The 2019 Election: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Alberta Politics- Graham Thomson, Political Affairs Columnist, Edmonton Journal
9:15-9:45 AM Bev Yee, Deputy Minister, Alberta Agriculture and Forestry
9:45-10:00 AM Morning Break with Trade Show - KC Husky Great Hall
10:00-10:30 AM TBA
10:30-11:00 AM Kathleen Monk, Senior Strategic Communications and Campaign Strategist, Earnscliffe
11:00-11:30 PM Crops, Cows and Cities: Protecting Alberta's Water Quality and Quantity in the New Age of Unconventional Energy- Dr. Ted Morton, University of Calgary 
11:30-12:00 PM  Plenary Panel Discussion
12:00-1:15 PM Lunch - Vistas Dining Room
1:15-5:30 PM Afternoon Plenary Session "Reflections on Government Initiatives" – KC Husky Great Hall
1:15-1:45 PM Regulatory Excellence in a Prove it to me World- Gerry Protti, Chair, Alberta Energy Regulator
1:45-2:15 PM Industry Response: Leo de Bever, Chairman Nauticol Energy
2:15-2:45 PM Looking From the Landscape- Rick Anderson, Executive Director, Synergy Alberta
2:45-3:00 PM Afternoon Break with Trade Show - KC Husky Great Hall
3:00-3:30 PM Your Critical Role in Setting the Policy Agenda- Grant Sprague, Lawyer, Miller Thomson LLP and Former Deputy Minister, Alberta Energy
3:30-4:00 PM Keith Wilson, Surface Rights Lawyer, Wilson Law Office
4:00-4:30 PM Alberta’s Land Conservation and Reclamation Program: Does it Work as Intended?- Arnold Janz, PAg, Alberta Environment and Parks 
4:30-5:00 PM  Plenary Panel Discussion
5:30-6:00 PM Cash Bar - KC Level 2
6:00-9:00 PM Entertainment and Awards Banquet: Cannabis in Alberta- What Next?!- Jim Hole, PAg             KC Level 2
Thursday, April 5
7:30-09:00 AM Breakfast ( For participants who selected the breakfast option with Banff Centre ) Vistas Dining Room
8:00-10:00 AM Continuous Coffee, Tea, Water - KC Level 3
8:45-12:00 PM Concurrent Continuing Competence Program Workshops - KC Level 3
8:45-12:00 PM Trump Effect, Ethics and Agrology Profession- Shaffeek Ali, Manager, Education and Training, Alberta Institute of Agrologists; Richard Dixon, Regulatory and Strategic Affairs Expert, Alberta School of Business, University of Alberta; Tracy Herbert
8:45-12:00 PM Agronomy: It's a Package Deal- Emile deMilliano, Manager, Training and Development, Crop Production Services
8:45-12:00 PM Member Bear Pit Session: Standards, Practice Reviews, CCP and Council Q/A- David Lloyd, CEO, Registrar, Alberta Institute of Agrologists; Dr. Les Fuller, Practice Standards Coordinator, Alberta Institute of Agrologists; AIA Council Members
8:45-12:00 PM Communicating Professionally: Words, Resumes and Results- Stephen Kuntz, Associate Director, Writing Resources, University of Alberta