CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PIPELINE AND UTILITY LOCATING CONTRACTORS

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2019 AGM and Safety Conference & National Locate Rodeo

  • 17 Apr 2019
  • 8:00 AM
  • 18 Apr 2019
  • 5:00 PM
  • Sherwood Park, AB

Registration

  • Registration to the 2019 AGM and Safety Conference & National Locate Rodeo. Registration includes full access to all Sessions, Workshops, all Conference meals, Networking Event with Live Band, Trade Show Area, Locate Rodeo, Rodeo BBQ lunch and Awards Ceremony.

Register
2019 AGM and Safety Conference &

National Locate Rodeo and Workshops

“Damage Prevention is not just a slogan”

Registration now open for the 2-day Event!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

When April 17 & 18, 2019

Where: Festival Place, Sherwood Park, AB

View Festival Place on Google Maps

April is National Dig Safe Month


Conference Details: Join us this April for our Annual AGM and Safety Conference and National Locate Rodeo and Workshops. We have an exciting agenda with lots of valuable information. We will also have a full Trade Show at this years event, come and checkout the latest products for the Locating and Digging Community. This year's 2-day event focuses on safety of our most valuable assets, the worker's. For the first time we will be hosting our 1st National Locate Rodeo and educational workshops. This event is open to all attendees. Register today by clicking HERE or download the Registration Form.


Cost: $150.00 per person: Registration includes access to full conference and trade show, meals for both days, networking event, all presentations in the theater, educational workshops, locate rodeo and awards ceremony.


Why Attend the Annual Conference and National Locate Rodeo?

Attending this conference is one of the best ways to network with potential clients and industry peers. The conference is a great opportunity to brand your organization as a leader and to highlight your commitment to advancing the locating and digging industry. As an attendee, you will be able to:

  • Connect with industry decision makers. With over 200 attendees, the annual conference is the sector’s place to be heard and seen. The Association represents organizations from the Pipeline, Petroleum, Utilities, Locating, Surveying and Ground Disturbance sectors.
  • Learning Opportunities. With 5 Educational Workshops and 5 Conference Presentations, you are guaranteed to learn something new.
  • Showcase your organization’s expertise at the National Locate Rodeo. The Locate Rodeo provides high-quality opportunities for attendees to have fun, compete, learn, connect, and share with their peers.
  • Demonstrate your leadership. As we focus on the essential role that locators play in damage prevention of underground buried facilities, share with your colleagues the topics and work you care deeply about.
  • Commitment to Damage Prevention. Damage Prevention is a shared responsibly. Showcase your commitment by supporting the Association and the Conference Educational Workshops and Presentations. 
  • Connect with suppliers. With 20 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for our industry, you will not want to miss this trade show.


We hope you will join us at Festival Place. Together, we will make this the best conference yet! Our Safety Conference and Locate Rodeo is endorsed by the Alberta Common Ground Alliance.

Click HERE for Event Poster & HERE for the Agenda



Sessions include:

"Cannabis legalization - Are Your Employees Fit For Duty?"

"Tough Enough to Talk About It"

"Worker Fatigue - why it is a leading contributor of workplace accidents"

"Locating Utilities with GPR (Ground Penetrating Radar)"

"New software changes - Before You Dig Partners"

Workshops include:

"Locating Plastic Underground Utility Lines without Tracer Wire"

"Mapping and GIS"

“New Technology and Trends in the Locating Industry”

"New Technology and Trends in the Locating Industry"

"Locating Obstacles and Problem Solving"

"The Front Line of Damage Prevention - THE UTILITY LOCATOR


CONFERENCE GUEST SPEAKERS

Our Guest Speaker again this year is John Brix and he will be presenting on"Worker Fatigue – why it is a leading contributor of workplace accidents"

Sponsored by Fortis Alberta


Flying all the way from California to share the latest trends in the Locating Industry. 

Guest Speaker - Peter Mann Director SPX Radiodetection

Originally from Bristol, England and now living in Pasadena, CA, Peter Mann has been with Radiodetection since 1991. During that time, he has traveled all over the world to deliver seminars, field training and consultation on Pipe Locating and Pipeline Corrosion surveys.


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Our Networking Event this year will include a Live Performance from one of Edmonton's Newest Party Bands - Stiletto Band 

Sponsored by RADIODETECTION


Enjoy some great food & drinks and network with your peers, suppliers & clients

Sponsored by First Alert Locating


Click HERE to check out their music 


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CAPULC is pleased to announce that we will be hosting our first ever National Locate Rodeo!

2019 National Locate Rodeo


What: 

The National Locate Rodeo recognizes the profession of underground utility locating and demonstrates the safety, skills and on-going educational efforts associated with high-quality workmanship. 


Purpose: The purpose of the National Locate Rodeo is to showcase the underground facility locating profession. The professionalism, knowledge and skill utilized daily by utility line locators are important factors in underground damage prevention and in keeping our community safe.


Educational Workshops: Learn about the latest technologies and products available to our industry.


Where: Festival Place, Sherwood Park, AB
When: 

Thursday, April 18, 2019


The rodeo competition will be from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.


Rodeo BBQ Lunch will be ongoing from 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm


Competition will continue through the lunch hour to ensure all participants get a change to compete.

Staging and registration will begin at 7:00 am in the Sports Arena Plaza.


Awards ceremony will be from 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm.

Click HERE for the Competitor's Registration Form and HERE for the Competitor's Information Package with Rodeo Rules.

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HOTEL INFORMATION


There is a discounted hotel rate for those attending the event.

To book rooms at the Hampton Inn by Hilton Sherwood Park online please click HERE and enter group code CAP.

March 16, 2019 is the last day to get the special room rate.

Park Centre & Hotel is only 950 meters (5-minute walk) from Festival Place and has standard King rooms starting at $119.00, this is a small hotel next to Festival Place with only 38 rooms and 2 suites.


Book early, limited space!

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Exhibitor Information - SOLD OUT!

If you would like to book a booth at the conference please click HERE for the Exhibitor Package. To view the Trade Show Booth Layout click HERE and click HERE for a Map of Festival Place.

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Conference Sponsorship Opportunities


Looking to promote your products and services at this year’s Annual Conference and 1st Locate Rodeo?

Consider becoming a sponsor at the 2-day event. Sponsorship opportunities offer recognition at the Conference and highlights your support for our Association and our Industry.

Click HERE to download the sponsorship opportunities form  (updated)

Why Sponsor the Annual Conference and National Locate Rodeo?


Sponsorship is one of the best ways to brand your organization as a leader and to highlight your commitment to advancing the locating and digging industry. As a sponsor, you will be able to:

  • Connect with industry decision makersWith over 200 attendees, the annual conference is the sector’s place to be heard and seen. The Association represents organizations from the Pipeline, Petroleum, Utilities, Locating, Surveying and Ground Disturbance sectors.
  • Showcase your organization’s expertise at the National Locate Rodeo. The Locate Rodeo provides high-quality opportunities for attendees to have fun, compete, learn, connect, and share with their peers.
  • Demonstrate your leadership. As we focus on the essential role that locators play in damage prevention of underground buried facilities, share with your colleagues the topics and work you care deeply about.
  • Commitment to Damage Prevention. Damage Prevention is a shared responsibly. Showcase your commitment by supporting the Association and the Conference Educational Workshops and Presentations. 
We hope you will join us as a sponsor. Together, we’ll make this the best conference yet!

EVENT SPONSORS



Fortis Alberta is our Event Host!
















CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PIPELINE AND UTILITY LOCATING CONTRACTORS

CAPULC
PO Box 925, Station T
Calgary, AB T2H 2H4

Phone: 1-888-492-8279
Email: admin@capulc.ca



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