The 2020 Access and Privacy Conference will take place on June 10–12, at the River Cree Resort, just west of Edmonton, Alberta.

The Access and Privacy Conference, hosted by the University of Alberta's Faculty of Extension, was first held in 2003 and since then has hosted a wide range of international and national speakers. Annually, it attracts over 250 delegates from across Canada, from both private and public sectors.

UAlberta’s Access and Privacy Conference offers knowledge, insights, and best practices of this rapidly evolving profession through workshops, lectures, and networking with industry professionals.

Whether you are new to the industry or a seasoned professional, we invite you to join the 2020 Access and Privacy Conference to engage with industry experts and privacy peers from across Canada.

UAlberta’s Access and Privacy Conference is aimed at:
  • Federal, provincial, territorial, and municipal government employees

  • Access and privacy administrators in private and public sectors

  • Health-care professionals

  • Lawyers and legal professionals

  • Human resource professionals

  • Information technology security professionals

  • Auditors and management consultants

  • Records and information management professionals

  • Journalists and investigative reporters

  • Members of the law enforcement community

  • Telemarketing, publicity, and marketing staff

  • Educational institutions personnel

  • Members of the general public, including individuals looking for a career change



Conference days are June 16 & 17, 2016.

Pre-Conference workshops are on June 15. 2016.


EARLY BIRD PRICING (Ends April 8, 2016)

Two-Day Conference: $625

Pre-Conference:  $245

Individual conference days and pre-conference sessions are also available. Details on the registration site.

Refunds are available until May 23, 2016, minus a $75 administrative fee. NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN AFTER MAY 23, 2016. 


Workshops: June 10, 2020

Conference: June 11 & 12, 2020

Early Bird Pricing:
Full Conference: (including workshops): $845
($945 after May 5)

Two-Day Conference (two days): $595 ($695 after May 5)

Workshops:  $295 ($345 after May 5)

Sales tax and third-party servicing fees are not reflected in listed price.

Individual conference days are also available. Details on the registration site.

Notice of cancellation must be made in writing to the APC Conference Secretariat at APC@buksa.com. A $75.00 (plus 5% GST) cancellation fee will apply to all registration categories through May 10, 2020. After this date, no refunds will be issued.    




River Cree Resort
300 East Lapotac Blvd, ENOCH, AB T7X 3Y3

The 2020 Access & Privacy Conference will take place at the River Cree Resort, located just west of Edmonton, Alberta. This resort hotel offers many amenities, including a pool, workout room, casino, and three distinctive restaurants.

As a delegate at this conference, you will receive a special rate for your hotel room at $145/night. This price is only available until
May 8, 2020, and can be applied to rooms booked during the period of June 9–12, 2020. Due to the hotel's limited availability, we will have a small room block this year. Please book your hotel early to guarantee your room.

When phoning, please request special rate for the University of Alberta Access & Privacy Conference.



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