RCIC 2018

Feb. 12-13, 2018 |Edmonton, AB

The preferred educational resource for the residential construction industry. At the Double Tree by Hilton West Edmonton February 12 & 13, 2018


The RCIC Experience

Conference Format

CHBA-ER's Residential Construction Industry Conference (RCIC) is a two-day full service industry technical conference featuring more than 40 concurrent educational sessions over two days. RCIC will help you learn new strategies, enhance your networks, and keep up with trends in the residential construction industry.

RCIC attracts delegates from a wide cross section of organizations including:

  • Single-Family Builders
  • Multi-Family Builders
  • Interior Designers
  • Manufacturers and Suppliers
  • Subcontracting Companies
  • Architectural Firms
  • Land Developers

From the latest word on upcoming legislation to cutting edge trends in sustainability, sales, design, and leadership, RCIC connects delegates with the technical know-how and insight they need to be a competitive force in today's new home building and home renovation industry.Industry experts and top level speakers to educate, inform and answer all of your tough questions.


RCIC offers something for everyone.

Whether you are a construction worker, skilled trade, sales staff, manager or business owner, RCIC offers a unique opportunity to learn new strategies, enhance your networks and keep in touch with what’s going on in the industry today. Sessions and events will be targeted to fit your specific areas of interest and expertise.


A sold lineup of professional speakers and educational sessions promote professional development in our ever-changing industry. RCIC connects delegates with the ideas, inspiration, and innovation necessary to grow and thrive in today's fast-paced industry.

Industry experts and top level speakers educate, inform, and answer all of your tough questions. 


Early Bird Registration Opens November 1, 2017!

Day 1     Tuesday, February 12th, 2018 

Day 2     Wednesday, February 13th, 2018



What People are Saying About RCIC

“On behalf of myself and my fellow participants, I would like to thank the CHBA – Edmonton Region and the Residential Construction Industry Conference (RCIC) for a truly invaluable experience. Our attendees represented a range of departments, including construction, design, warranty, and sales, and we all agreed that the sessions were informative, relevant, and motivational. I have no doubt that as we move forward on a positive and productive path, the expertise and guidance we received will inspire a number of initiatives.”

– Alice Mateyko, President, Homes by Avi-Alberta’s single-family division

“RCIC is looked forward to all year by Daytona’s team members. The industry expertise and networking opportunities are unmatched by any other conference held in Edmonton. There are sessions tailored to every field in the industry and we often implement many new initiatives based on the recommendations of session speakers. We would like to thank RCIC for continually putting on an informative and inspiring event and we look forward to many more years of employee development and training.”

– Amanda Friesen, Human Resources Manager, Daytona Group

“The Residential Construction Industry Conference (RCIC) has been a very valuable training tool for our staff. The open nature of the sessions allows our people to pick different topics and speakers related to their jobs that they find interesting. The CHBA ER has done a great job of sourcing competent speakers dealing with relevant topics related to the residential construction industry. We will continue to be active supporters.”

– Ron Copithorne, Director of Operations, Edmonton Homes, Brookfield Residential

“I have been attending the conference for the past three years. This year we found that the keynote address, sessions, materials, and speakers, provided significant insight and value to our organization and members. It also provided us a great opportunity to network with industry professionals. This was the exact material, education, and courses that we were looking for! ”

– John Eaton, Vice President of Sales, Progressive Home Warranty Solutions

“RCIC is a great way to meet people who conduct business within the Residential Construction Industry. The conference provides opportunities for both you and your staff to learn and network. As a vendor operating within the industry, the sessions have provided me with insight into the businesses of the builder and suggested ways to partner together more effectively. ”

– Colin Wiebe, Business Development Manager, All Weather Windows


Get Involved

Member input is critical to the success of this conference. Get involved and join our RCIC 2018 Sessions and/or RCIC 2018 Sponsorship & Marketing Committee. Help to grow RCIC and contribute to its continued success.

Our Industry, Our Conference
This is YOUR show!  

Gary Hoeft - Daytona Homes Master Builder

CHBA-ER Director - RCIC Board Representative 

Nikki Biehn - Daytona Homes Master Builder
Chair - Sessions Committee 

Elizabeth Ninkovic - Alberta Hardwood Flooring
Chair - Sponsorship & Marketing Committee 


Lisa Chmilar
780. 395.2980

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