Welcome to the Alberta Professional Planners Institute
We are the face of the planning profession within Alberta, Northwest Territories and Nunavut. We serve the public interest by providing regulation, advocacy, promotion and services for our members.
Planning is a key agent in shaping our communities and leading how we adapt to and manage the physical, economic and social forces that affect our communities.
The Alberta Professional Planners Institute (APPI) is a professional regulated organization of private and public sector planners practicing in Alberta, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.
APPI is governed as a public accountable organization with an obligation to serve the public's interest under the Professional and Occupational Associations Registration Act.
APPI Education Sessions
Deadline extended to 4:00 PM, Tuesday, April 25, 2017!
April 27, 2017 at Fort Calgary, Calgary
Education Session #1 - Mindful Career and Life Management Workshop
A half day interactive hands on session that will provide members the opportunity to design an individualized action plan that integrates both career and personal life aspirations.
Education Session #2 - What are the roles of Planning and Planners in future Inter-municipal Cooperation?
A half day workshop with a focus on changes made in Bill 20 and 21 related to MDPs, IDPs, ICFs and Growth Management Boards.
Register and pay online, click here for complete details and to register!
2017 APPI Student and Legacy Fund Awards
APPI is pleased to announce that Dr. Sandeep Agrawal, RPP, MCIP, is the recipient of the 2017 APPI Legacy Fund Award.
The receipts of the APPI Student Education Scholarships are:
Graduate Students: Pamela Downey, Master of Planning Student at the University of Calgary and Bronwyn Culham, Master of Planning Student at the University of Calgary.
Undergraduate Student: Carolyn Gartrell, BA Major in Planning Student at the University of Alberta
The recipients of the APPI Student Conference Award is:
Steven Shuttle, BA Major in Planning Student at the University of Alberta
For more information on these and other APPI awards click here.
2017 APPI Annual General Meeting Notice
Thursday, April 27, 2017 in Calgary. The buffet lunch will commence at 12:00 PM, followed by the AGM from 12:30 PM to approximately 1:15 PM.Click here for complete information and to register.
University of Alberta Applied Land Use Planning (ALUP) Online Courses
All Spring Term 2017 courses are open for registration—and you are just clicks away from securing your spot in the classroom.
Online format: Municipal Planning I, EXLUP 8215 April 24–June 30
Municipal Planning Management, EXLUP 8218 April 24–June 30
Rural Environments, EXLUP 8222 April 24–June 30