We have spectacular opportunities for you to flex your creative muscle and take your career to the next level.

September 28 – November 23, 2015
Mondays, 6:30pm – 10pm
Calgary, Alberta

$175 + GST (Members of AMPIA, ACTRA or WIFTA)
Facilitator: Karen Ryan

Over an eight week period, participants come together every Monday night to film scenes and watch their work. Participation is open to any Alberta based writers, actors, and directors who have some basic experience in their field.

Calgary Dust Up
Saturday, October 3, 2015
9AM -6PM
Alberta College of Art & Design
Calgary, Alberta

FREE for AMPIA Members

Presented as part of the Calgary International Film Festival’s Industry Series, this straight-shooting workshop for professional and aspiring filmmakers, animators and digital content creators.

March Madness
March 2016
Edmonton, Alberta

The third annual professional development day is geared to everyone from students to veterans. You’ll have the opportunity to meet with local filmmakers, unions, guilds and broadcasters in an intimate setting and enjoy an international keynote speaker making a big splash in the industry.

Input Documentary and Television Festival
May 8-12, 2016
Calgary, Alberta

An international conference of public television program makers and broadcasters, centered on discussing the challenge and boundaries of public television. This conference travels the world and was most recently held in Japan.

Banff World Media Festival
June 2016
Banff, Alberta

AMPIA members receive a discount on registration to this prestigious international festival in our own backyard. Renowned for pitch-sessions and master classes with top showrunners from series such as True Detective, UnReal, Lost, Bates Motel and Archer.

Alberta Media Production Industries Association