AFCA 2018 Conference and Trade Show

AFCA Trade Members

The Alberta Fire Chiefs Association will be hosting the 71st Annual Conference, Trade Show and Annual General Meeting at the Edmonton EXPO Centre in Edmonton, Alberta. Edmonton EXPO Centre is located at 7515-118 Ave. NW, Edmonton, Alberta. The Trade Show is scheduled on Sunday, May 27 from 18:15 to 21:00 and Monday, May 28 from 09:00 to 16:30. Set-up time for Trade Show participants takes place Sunday, May 27 from 08:00 to 16:00 for all inside trade show booths. Display materials can be loaded in through doors C6 and C7. All display materials must be loaded in by Noon. All inside fire apparatus will commence parking at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 27.

No vehicles will be allowed inside Hall C except fire apparatus.

You must be a registered Trade Member of the Alberta Fire Chiefs Association to participate in the 2018 Trade Show.

All registrations can be done on-line at https://event-wizard.com/afca2018landing/0/welcome/

For the full trade package with more information, click here.

NOTE:  Booths are SOLD OUT, we have 1 Apparatus Spot avaialble due to a cancellation.  If you would like to be put on our wating list, please email Kelly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For a copy of the trade show floor plan updated May 14th, click here.

For a listing of Booth Assignments updated May 5th, click here.

For a listing of Apparatus Assignments updated May 14th, click here.

Hotel Reservations & General Inquiries

Sutton Place Hotel - AFCA Host Hotel
10235-101 Street, Edmonton, AB

Standard guest room rate is $169.00 plus applicable taxes. Guest room reservations must be made before April 24, 2018.

Reservations: 1-866-378-8866

AFCA Delegates should identify themselves as members of Alberta Fire Chiefs Association and use the group code ED180601ALB when booking with the Sutton Place Hotel.


Additional guest rooms can be booked at the Westin Edmonton, located at 10135 – 100th Street, Edmonton, AB.

Guestroom Rate: $189.00 for standard plus applicable taxes. Guest room reservations must be made before April 24, 2018.

Central Reservations: 1-800-228-3000 and reference “AFCA 2018 Conference and Trade Show

On-Line Booking Link: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1707201811&key=26BC0031

Westin Edmonton Web page: http://www.thewestinedmonton.com/

AFCA Delegates and Training Officers

The Alberta Fire Chiefs Association will be hosting the 71st Annual Conference, Trade Show and Annual General Meeting at the Edmonton EXPO Centre in Edmonton, Alberta from Sunday, May 27 to Wednesday, May 30, 2018. The AFCA theme for 2018 is Plan for Today and Prepare for Tomorrow.

All registrations can be completed on-line at https://event-wizard.com/afca2018landing/0/welcome/

Registration Fee includes:
• Entrance into the Trade Show and all plenary and conference streams
• Trade Show Welcome reception on Sunday, May 27
• Breakfast and lunch each day
• BBQ on Monday, May 28 at Edmonton EXPO Centre following the trade show
• Tuesday, May 29 AFCA Annual Banquet with Entertainment at the Sutton Place Hotel
• Coffee breaks

Partner Registration is $250.00 and the program includes:
• Trade Show Welcome Reception on Sunday, May 27
• Breakfast each day (Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday)
• Lunch on Monday and Tuesday at the Edmonton EXPO Centre
• BBQ on Monday, May 28 at Edmonton the EXPO Centre and Tuesday, May 29 the AFCA Annual Banquet with Entertainment at the Sutton Place Hotel.
• Off-site Partner events have been arranged.

*All registrations must be in by Friday, April 20, 2018. All partners attending these events must pre-register.

The AFCA will also be hosting the Instructors Symposium Friday & Saturday (May 25th and 26th), Pre-Conference sessions with Paul Combs (Drawn by Fire), Chirs Neibling and Dave Casey (The Right Seat Guys)
on Sunday May 27th.

Also Sunday, the AFCA and the Office of the Fire Commissioner will be hosting the Fire Services Exemplary Service Medal Presentation in Ballroom 104 to 106 at the Edmonton EXPO Centre from 12:00 to 14:00.

For the full delegate package with more information, click here.

Hotel Reservations & General Inquiries

Sutton Place Hotel - AFCA Host Hotel
10235-101 Street, Edmonton, AB

Standard guest room rate is $169.00 plus applicable taxes. Guest room reservations must be made before April 24, 2018.

Reservations: 1-866-378-8866

AFCA Delegates should identify themselves as members of Alberta Fire Chiefs Association and use the group code ED180601ALB when booking with the Sutton Place Hotel.

Additional guest rooms can be booked at the Westin Edmonton, located at 10135 – 100th Street, Edmonton, AB.

Guestroom Rate: $189.00 for standard plus applicable taxes. Guest room reservations must be made before April 24, 2018.

Central Reservations: 1-800-228-3000 and reference “AFCA 2018 Conference and Trade Show

On-Line Booking Link: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1707201811&key=26BC0031

Westin Edmonton Web page: http://www.thewestinedmonton.com/

Thanks to our 2018 Sponsors who continue to help ensure the success of our conference!!

Chief Level

Deputy Chief Level

Captain Level 

Firefighter Level

2018 AFCA Conference Coordinator & Registrations

Kelly Legris
1-866-437-0982
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2018 AFCA Conference Co-Chairs

David Zayonce
Ph. (780) 895-2233 ext. 236
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Brad Straty
Ph (780) 657-3358
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AFCA Trade Representative

Trade Member Director
Carey Feduniw, Sales Manager - Fire & Emergency
Commercial Emergency Equipment Co.
Ph (403) 253-6421
Cell (587) 575-3707
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