A group of organizations including the City of Grande Prairie, County of Grande Prairie, Municipal District of Greenview, Grande Prairie & District Chamber of Commerce, Community Futures Grande Prairie & Region, Farm Credit Canada, Grande Prairie Regional College, Grande Prairie Regional Innovation Network and Grande Prairie Regional Tourism Association have partnered to host the annual Growing the North Conference, the largest economic development conference in the Peace Region and one of the largest in Alberta, with hundreds of participants from across Alberta, British Columbia, the Territories and beyond. Since its inception in 2010, the Growing the North Conference has been helping municipal leaders and entrepreneurs explore economic development opportunities and examine innovation in the Peace Region of Northwest Alberta and Northeast B.C. The 2021 conference was an all-virtual event. Planning for the 13th annual Growing the North is underway. For more information, contact the Chamber of Commerce by phone 780-532-5340 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.