2026 IASP World Conference

Learn why Edmonton should host in 2026!

Welcome/Tawâw to Edmonton/Amiskwacîwâskahikan!

Edmonton is Alberta's capital city, located in Treaty 6 territory and Métis Region 4. With a population of around one million people, Edmonton is one of Canada's youngest and fastest growing cities. Edmonton's crown jewel is the North Saskatchewan River Valley, the largest urban park in Canada, which has more than 160 km of trails to explore right in the heart of the city. Edmonton is also the gateway to Canada's North and Jasper National Park & the Canadian Rockies.

Discover Amiskwacîwâskahikan

Set forth a journey of cultural discovery with 'The River Flows' from the series Explore Edmonton Presentsa collection of captivating short stories that celebrate the vibrant spirit found in Alberta's capital. Nestled in Treaty 6 territory, Edmonton thrives as a diverse tapestry of cultures, and we're thrilled to introduce you to the extraordinary Indigenous communities that weave the city's identity.

VENTURE BEYOND

Embark on an adventure to Jasper National Park. It all begins in Edmonton – the gateway to the Rockies. Take a scenic and straight four-hour drive along the historic Yellowhead Highway to Jasper, where you'll find towering mountains, abundant wildlife, crystal clear lakes, and otherworldly canyons. It’s the kind of experience you’ll remember for a lifetime.


CONVENE IN THE HEART OF DOWNTOWN

EXPERIENCE INNOVATION

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