Travel and Accommodations

We highly encourage all attendees to book flights and hotel rooms in advance. Finding accommodations closer to the conference date can be challenging and expensive.
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Official Conference Hotel

Calgary Marriott Downtown 

110 9th Avenue SE  
Calgary  Alberta  T2G 5A6  Canada



Room rate: 229 CAD/night + taxes and fees - when booked by 12 February 2018.

Conference Venue

Calgary Telus Convention Centre

120 9th Avenue SE
Calgary, Alberta Canada T2G 0P3


Visa Information

Attendees from countries that require a Canada visa for entry are reminded that the process of obtaining a visa may take several months. Create an official SPE invitation letter that you can print and use to obtain a visa. Please note that this letter does not guarantee that you will be granted a visa, nor does it commit SPE to assist you in obtaining a visa.


The Calgary Parking Authority runs a 433-stall underground parkade (Lot 60) at the CTCC (727 – First Street SE). For a map, rates and hours, see Lot 60.

For more parking, see Downtown Calgary Parking.