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Banff Centre for the Arts

107 Tunnel Mountain Dr

Banff, AB T1L 1H5


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The CFPA AGM will be held at the Banff Centre for the Arts right in the heart of picturesque Banff, AB. We have an unheard of group rate of $240.

The CFPA AGM revolves around the exceptional collection of keynotes from leaders in the fluid power and economic industries. Each Pillar of the Canadian Fluid Power Association is represented by an industry professional with insightful words on leadership, economics, industrial regulations, marketing and education, to name a few.

Delegates may contact the Banff Centre Reservations Department at 1-800-884-7574 or click here for online reservations: https://book.b4checkin.com/chameleon/banffcentre/rlp/FPA1906


Wednesday, June 12

6:00 PM: Opening Reception, Sponsored by Motion Canada

7:00: Networking Dinner, both in 3 Ravens, Banff Centre for the Arts (open to all registered delegates and spouses)

Thursday, June 13

7:00: Breakfast

8:30 Welcome and Introductions

8:45: CFPA Board of Directors Opening Session

9:15: Patrick Magill: CFPA Regional Events

9:30: Caryes Allan: CFPA Education & Careers

9:45 Keynote 1, Donna Pollander, IFPS: “Preparing for Success: Tools to help you achieve IFPS Certification”

10:30: Coffee Break

10:45: Keynote 2: Johan Fourie, BCIT: "Opening a Dialogue to Spread Fluid Power Education Canada Wide"

11:45: Networking Lunch with entertainment, Sponsored by Gates

1:15: Ron Dusseldorp: CFPA Membership

1:30: Keynote 3: Brian Marjoribanks, CPA, CGA, Sourcing Specialist | Canadian Forest Products Ltd: “Forestry in Fluid Power”

2:30: Coffee Break

2:45: Doug Newton: CFPA Industrial Relations

3:00: Keynote 4: Paul Tsounis, Government of Alberta, "The Future of the Oil and Gas Industry in Canada and Abroad"

6:30: Bus to Networking Dinner at the Grizly House (open to all registered delegates and spouses)

Spousal Event: “Lunch and Gondola Ride” 10:00 – 3:00


nice restaurant and full view of Banff, the golf course, and several mountain ranges

Friday, June 14

7:30: Breakfast

9:00: Josh Cosford: CFPA Communications

9:15: Keynote 5: Carl Dyke: "Electro-Hydraulics: Controllers and wires and valves, oh my!"

10:15: Coffee Break

10:30: Keynote 6: Mike Holden, Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters, "What 2019 Holds in Store for the Manufacturing Sector in Canada"

11:45: Networking Lunch with Entertainment: Sponsored by Higginson

1:15: Keynote 7: Jordan Vickers, Business Economist, Eaton: “The Economics of Fluid Power”

2:45: Lee Jespsen: "Member Based Fluid Power Market Insight"

5:00: Cocktails & Canvas: Sponsored by IDI

6:30: Closing Dinner

Notes: some aspects of the program may change prior to the event.

A registration form will be sent to delegates about potential social activites.

Thanks to our sponsors:

  • Higginson
  • IDI
  • Motion Canada
  • Gates
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