2017 Annual Conference

BREI is pleased to announce its 2017 Annual Conference to be held in Edmonton, Alberta.  Slated to be hosted by the Westin, this conference will feature top-notch business retention and expansion speakers with a mix of tracks to include both educators and practitioners of BRE.

View the information below and register today for the world's largest BRE conference!

Conference Registration

For all US and non-Canadian registrations, click here.  

For Canadian registrations, click here    This site offers a par-rate for registration against the USD

Special registration for elected officials and CAOs  (Roger Brooks presentation), click here


The 2017 conference agenda features a slate of professional speakers discussing industry trends, BRE tactics and strategies, lessons learned from practitioners, and a multi-disciplinary approach to solving BRE challenges.  The conference includes multiple keynote presentations and three professional tracks: professional growth stream, BRE essentials stream, and community building stream.  Check out the full agenda by clicking here.‚Äč

Hotel and Accommodations

You may register for the BREI room block by clicking here.  Group rates are guaranteed until May 18, 2017.  Room rates start at $209.00 CA per night.


Air travel to Edmonton is available via the Edmonton International Airport.  Available airlines include Delta, Air Canada, Westjet, Royal Dutch, and others.  Local transportation will be available via several types of local shuttles, taxi, rental car, or other ground transportation sources to and from the conference hotel.


The conference will feature several local excursions in order to allow attendees to enjoy all that Edmonton has to offer!  Details are located on the conference agenda.  To sign-up for a special pre-conference excursion, see below:

Elk Island |  Sunday, June 18  |  Learn more and register


Interested in sponsoring the 2017 Annual Conference?  Download our Conference Sponsorship Packet and view the many great options available for supporting the conference.  Ready to partner?  Register for one of our sponsorship opportunities.

Social Media
This year's conference will be very engaging with social media.  Follow updates at #BREYEG