The Investor Forum in Calgary is fast-approaching and you can feel the anticipation building in Cowtown.

For those not in the know about Canadian Real Estate Wealth’s Investor Forum, September 8th will mark the first time the conference is coming to Calgary. The conference will feature interactive workshops, over 15 high profile speakers, two panel discussions and plenty of networking opportunities.

All the investment action will be happening at the TELUS Convention Centre.

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Todd Hirsch of ATB Financial.

Since the event is right around the corner, more details are emerging surrounding some of the must-see speakers and panel discussions.

The opening keynote is titled “Investing Landscape of Calgary & Alberta”. It will review the province’s real estate investment market, focusing on investment potential, economic development, and inventing risk. Susan Thompson of Calgary Economic Development will moderate the session while high profile panelists include Todd Hirsch, senior economic at ATB Financial, Greg Habstritt, founder of Simple Wealth and Wade Graham, owner of Higher Ground Investments.

Another must-see talk is “Alberta Opportunities Outside the Oil Patch” researched and presented by the famed Real Estate Investment Network (REIN). The talk, presented by Russell Westcott, VP of REIN, will answer questions like “Where are the best places to invest in Alberta?” and “How do you know when it is a good time to invest?”


REIN VP, Russell Westcott

Last on our list of essential viewing is “The Great Debate – Calgary Boom, Are We Heading to 2005?” A panel of experts will debate the future of real estate in the region and speak about making the most of any potential shifts. The debate will be led by Ann-Marie Lurie, senior economist at the Calgary Real Estate Board. Lurie will be joined by panelists Marcin Drozdz, the president of Capital Asset Management, Brock Rogerson, winner of the 2011 Inspirational Investor award, Sano Stante, founder and principal at Sano Stante Real Estate Group and Robert G. Vesey, broker/owner at RGV Realty Group.

Whether you’re a real estate investment guru or a dewy-eyed novice, this event is not to be missed.

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