The Pursuit '17

Challenging Boundaries

Registration opens January 30th!

Mark your calendars! The Pursuit 2017 will take place at the

Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta on May 3-5, 2017

About the Pursuit

The Pursuit is a gathering of Christian leaders who want to be equipped to build highly effective ministries.

The Pursuit consists of a 2.5-day conference and a full year of access to an online community packed with relevant content and forums.

The live conference will take place at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, AB on May 3-5, 2017.

Registration will open online on January 30, 2017. If you're interested in sponsorship or exhibitor opportunities, please view the options available online.


Registration for The Pursuit 2017 will open on January 30, 2017

Early Bird Regular
Jan. 30, 2017 - Mar. 31, 2017 Apr. 1, 2017 - May 3, 2017

CCCC Member: $495

CCCC Member: $695
Non-Member: $695 Non-Member: $895

Not a CCCC Member? Learn About CCCC Membership


  1. Where can I view the conference schedule, learning sessions, and list of speakers?
    We're working hard to pull together a fantastic program for you! The schedule, learning sessions, and speaker information will become available in January 2017. There will be great content for ministry leaders, pastors, administrators, fundraisers, financial officers, and other people who work for and volunteer with charities.
  2. Registration for The Pursuit 2017 will open in January 2017 on this website.
  3. You can get the CCCC Member discount if your organization joins the Canadian Council of Christian Charities (CCCC). You can find our more about CCCC and membership options here.
  4. 9797 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1N9 Canada
  5. Yes. A block of rooms has been reserved at the Courtyard by Marriott Edmonton Downtown Hotel at a discounted price of $139.00/room. The address for the hotel is One Thornton Court, 99 Street and Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, T5J 2E7 Canada. Be sure to mention your attendance at The Pursuit conference to receive the discount. The discounted room rate is available until April 9, 2017.
  6. The Edmonton International Airport (YEG) is closest to the hotel. It’s about 34 km from the hotel.
  7. The hotel website provides directions and travel information.
  8. Unfortunately, there is no shuttle bus from the airport to directly to the hotel. The estimated taxi fare is $46 CAD (one way). An alternate mode of transportation is the Edmonton Sky Shuttle at a cost of 15 CAD (one way) and it must be booked ahead of time.
  9. Options for parking near the conference centre and hotel are listed below. Parking costs range from approximately $20 - $35 CAD per day.
    Courtyard by Marriott Edmonton Downtown Hotel
    Shaw Conference Centre Parking
    Impark Parking Lot (located next to Courtyard Marriott hotel)
    Diamond Parking Lot
    All parking is subject to availability.
  10. The Edmonton VIA Rail station is about 6.5 kilometres from the hotel.
  11. > We will not be providing hard copy handouts at The Pursuit, so you may want to bring a laptop or a tablet to access any available handouts for your chosen workshops. Alternatively, you may choose to print them out at home.
    > Bring your business cards! There will be many opportunities for networking.
    > Bring your friends and colleagues! Please encourage your ministry contacts to register. There is something for everyone on any ministry team at The Pursuit!
  12. Dress is business casual. Some workshop rooms may be cooler than you prefer, so you may want to bring along a sweater.
  13. Full conference registration includes two lunches (Wednesday and Thursday) and one banquet dinner (Thursday night).
  14. Yes, please indicate your preferences on your registration form.

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