What is the Summit about?
For HR professionals, the HRPA Summit is where the intersection of practicality and surprise will spark inspiration, foster meaningful connections, and shape the future of HR. The full programming details can be found under the "Agenda” page.
What is the cost to attend?
The HRPA Summit offers members and non-members in person and virtual pricing, as well as individual and group pricing, specific to the location of your choice. Full pricing details can be found on the “Pricing” page.
What is included in the registration price?
All registration fees include access to the live, in person sessions, all meals and activities throughout the conference. It also includes unlimited access to custom curated on-demand content.
Is there a discount for group registrations?
Yes! Register your group of 5 or more to save. Group pricing is available for in person or virtual participation and can include members and non-members. Full pricing options can be found on the “Pricing” page.
Where is the HRPA Summit being held?
The Summit will be held in-person at four locations across Ontario with programming happening concurrently: Toronto, Kitchener, Sudbury, Ottawa. Complete venue details and maps can be found on the “Locations” page.
Is this event completely an “in-person” event or does it include virtual/hybrid elements? If so what elements are in-person only, virtual, hybrid etc.?
This event will include in person options for four locations: Toronto, Kitchener, Sudbury, Ottawa. It will also include an option to participate virtually with content being streamed live from the Toronto location. Programming from Kitchener, Sudbury and Ottawa will not be available virtually. Location specific programming can be found on the “Agenda” page.
Is there a host hotel for accommodation?
Yes. Each in person location has a host hotel for accommodations with preferred rates available for a limited time. Please visit the “Accommodation” page for location and booking details.
Are there any travel discounts arranged?
No, HRPA has not secured any preferred travel discounts.
The in-person registration for my location is full. What now?
You are welcome to join the wait list, or try another in person location. If a space becomes available, you will be notified, based on the order of registrations received. Unless you hear otherwise, assume that your registration continues to be waitlisted. Alternatively, you can register virtually.
When does registration close?
Registration will remain open as long as space permits. If registration reaches capacity, a waiting list will be enabled. Space is limited for each in person location so we suggest registering early.
Are registration walk-ins allowed?
Yes, assuming that registration capacity has not been met yet at the location of your choosing.
What if I register but need to cancel?
Our cancellation policy can be found on the “Pricing” page.
What should I bring when attending in-person?
We hope participants will be present and in the moment of learning and recognize that individuals learn in a variety of ways. Bring your own device – laptop, tablet, mobile device, whatever works best for you – or notebook and pen if that’s your preference.
Will there be Wifi?
Yes, complimentary Wifi will be available at each of the venues.
What is the dress code?
Business casual.
Does the event qualify for CPD?
Yes. At this time the programming is still in development and CPD hours will be announced on the website when they become available.
When will CPD codes be issued?
CPD codes will be issued to all attendees post-event via email.
How can I become a speaker?
Please visit our “Speakers” page to learn more about our speaker submission process.
How can I become a sponsor or partner?
For sponsorship and partnership opportunities, visit the “Sponsorship” page.
How can I become a volunteer?
For more information on how to become a volunteer, visit the “About” page.
Where do I get registration support or further event inquiries answered?
For registration support and general event inquiries, email summit@hrpa.ca.