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Join over 1000+ online and 200-250 in-person attendees at the biggest and best-attended animal welfare event in Canada, focusing professional development, network building and fun! Join animal welfare experts, professionals and enthusiasts to learn and connect.

For the month of May 2022, we'll provide access to education and knowledge around Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Reconciliation, the Future of Sheltering, Leadership and Management, Animal Sentience, and much more. Plus, your chance to win multiple prize giveaways throughout the event!

Get ready to engage with industry leaders, learn valuable information, and connect with other like-minded people, professionals, and inspirational leaders from around the world. Find out more below!

How does it work?



MAY 3 - 4

Two full days online! Featuring live sessions in a variety of formats, interactive networking, virtual exhibitors, wellness activities and so much more – don’t miss out.



MAY 12 - 13

May 12-13 in beautiful Banff, Alberta featuring live in-person sessions and exclusive workshops and sessions over two days. Including interactive and in-person networking activities and opportunities to connect.



MAY 16 - 20

Slow it down and watch on-demand. These sessions will be released at the beginning of the week with access for 60 days post-event. Take your time to watch and take part in wellness activities throughout the week.



MAY 24 - 31

More on-demand sessions and some live sessions. These sessions will be released at the beginning of the week with access for 60 days post-event. Tune in for the closing live session to bring the Summit together!

To see a visual of the Summit breakdown click here.

about the summit

Humane Canada's Summit for Animals is the largest and premiere animal welfare event in Canada. Year after year, the animal welfare sector comes together at this event to learn from the brightest thinkers, learn cutting-edge advancements, network and mastermind under the same roof.

For 2022, Humane Canada™ is proud to offer this event in a hybrid format, making it accessible to people with both an online component and a two-day in-person gathering in Banff, Alberta.

The 2022 Summit will be hosted throughout the month of May. There will be live and on-demand sessions available online over the course of 4 weeks, as well as exclusive workshops and activities during the 2-day gathering in Banff.

Humane Canada™ invites everyone with an interest in animal welfare, to attend the 2022 Summit for Animals. 


Our Speakers spark deep conversations, share the knowledge and skills they have and talk with us about bold ideas that are set to revolutionize the industry.