Welcome to Whistler Home of the Alair Homes 2017 International Conference

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Our Conference Sponsors

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, click here.

  • Brightoak
  • Pella
  • Federated Insurance
  • Bin there dump that
  • Able Recognition
  • SDI Team
  • Jason Waddell
  • Urbania

March 29–31, 2017

Westin Resort –  Whistler, BC

We are very excited to announce that our third annual Alair Homes International Conference will be hosted at the beautiful Westin Resort in Whistler, BC!

The Alair Homes International Conference is a once a year gathering of everyone across the franchise, from regional partners, partners, project managers, head office staff, and preferred vendors. It is a time to reconnect with members across the Alair brand, build new relationships, and learn from each other.

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  • 8am - 5pm Regional Partner Session(Regional Partners Only)
  • 7pm - 11pm Evening Welcome Reception
Full Agenda Here
image Thursday March 30
  • 8:30am - 4:30pm General Session
Full Agenda Here
image Friday March 31
  • 8:30am - 1pm General Session
  • 1pm - 4:30pm Amazing Chase
  • 6pm - 11pm Alairian Awards Dinner
Full Agenda Here
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Our General Sessions include presentations from Alairans across the company, guest speakers and breakouts. This year, we will also be doing an “Amazing Chase” – a Amazing Race style group challenge with a focus on communication, problem solving, strategy and creativity.

We highly encourage your spouse or older children (must be able to walk/ run for 3 hours) to participate. Spouses not attending day events are also welcome to join by registering for the Gold Pass.

Registration

Silver Pass

$225
  • Welcome Reception
  • Awards Dinner
Register Silver pass

Gold Pass

$305
  • Welcome Reception
  • Awards Dinner
  • Amazing Chase Event
Register Gold pass

Platinum Pass

$525
  • Welcome Reception
  • Awards Dinner
  • Amazing Chase Event
  • General Session
Register Platinum pass
Read the Cost and Credit Details

Alair will pay all conference costs directly. An early bird discount will be applicable for those who book on or before November 4th, 2016.

You will be billed for the full registration costs at the time of registration. Costs are non-refundable after February 15, 2017. A final reconciliation will be done by April 15, 2017 and an invoice for outstanding costs/ credit will be issued at that time. No credits will be processed until then.

You will be responsible for all costs related to your hotel room booking

Each Alair office that registers will receive a one-time $225 credit against their total registration costs that will be applied at billing. This credit comes from our preferred vendors as a thank you for work done with them over the last year.

Only available for offices that onboarded prior to September 2016.

The Westin

Resort & Spa, Whistler

Hotel rooms start at $249 for a Deluxe Studio Suite based on single or double occupancy. A $30/ per person will apply for each additional person over 18 years of age.

For those planning on staying after the event, Saturday April 1, 2017 will be billed at $349/ night for Saturday night only. Sunday April 2, 2017 and onwards will be billed at our preferred rate of $249/ night. Any dates outside of that will be subject to the best available rate.

Registrants are responsible for their own hotel bookings. Bookings are subject to availability.

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Sponsorship

As the fastest growing construction management company in North Americas today, it is our goal to provide our franchise owners with the best products, services and solutions that meet the rapidly growing demands of our clients.

Alair Homes maintains a policy of restricting franchise-wide distribution of marketing and sales material from product and service providers. However, the Alair Homes International Conference is a once-a-year, unique opportunity for our preferred partners to meet our Alair franchises face to face. This presents a significant advantage to increase your company’s exposure to the entire Alair Homes network.

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Nominations

Do you know of a deserving Alairian?

We are currently taking nominations for the following categories:

Exceptional Project Management

The Exceptional Project Management Award is given to the project manager or the partner acting as a project manager who has demonstrated adherence to Alair policy and procedures, excellent project management skills, and enthusiastic clients.

Exceptional Job Presentation

The Exceptional Job Presentation Award is given to the project manager or the partner acting as a project manager who has demonstrated adherence to Alair’s onsite policies and procedures. Emphasis is given to cleanliness on site.

Commitment to Alair Culture

The Alair Culture Award is given to an Alair team member that embodies the Alair USP and mindset. They truly understand that we promise to help individuals and families eliminate the challenges they face in their living environment to enjoy a happier, healthier and more comfortable lifestyle.

Submit Nomination

FAQ

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is the best way to get to Whistler?

The best way to get to Whistler is to fly into Vancouver, British Columbia (airport code YVR). It’s a scenic 3 hour drive from the airport to the resort. You can either rent a car and drive yourself, book a chartered vehicle, or take a bus.

For those who wish to travel via private charter, we have secured a group rate with Ride Booker. Rates start at $57/ adult and $30/ child for a one way trip.

Click HERE to book your ticket

For those who wish to travel by bus, we have secured a discount with Pacific Coach Lines (20% for travel to and from YVR and 15% for travel to and from downtown Vancouver. You can learn more about their service on their website.

Use the promo code ALAIR at checkout. Click HERE to book your ticket

When should I plan on arriving?
Partners and project managers should plan to arrive at Westin Resort before 5pm on Wednesday March 29, 2017. Regional Partners should plan on arriving on Tuesday March 28, 2017.
When should I plan on departing?
Our event runs to the end of day on Friday. Please plan on departing on Saturday or later.
Can I bring my spouse and children?
Absolutely! We highly encourage everyone to bring his or her family. Children are also permitted to attend the Amazing Chase.
Is there a dress code?
Suggested dress code for daytime events is business casual. This can include khakis, slacks, shirts, polos, skirts and blouses. Dark denim is also accepted. We encourage everyone to get dressed up for the evening events and are suggesting semiformal dress. This can include suits, button up shirts, blazers and cocktail dresses.

The theme of our Alairian Awards Dinner will be Black and White. The dress code will be semi-formal dress in either black and/or white attire.
What is the weather like?
Whistler in late March is beautiful with great snow conditions and is generally sunny. Average temperatures are -3°C - 11°C (27°F-52°F). We recommend packing clothing that can be easily layered. Hats and gloves are also highly recommended.
Is there a way to get involved with social media?
Absolutely! We will be using the #hashtag #alair2017 for our conference. Please make sure you have your accounts set up and ready to use on your mobile device at the conference.
Are there group rates that we can use for activities?
We have secured group rates for the following activities. Please carefully note the effective dates for each of the options as well as the deadline for booking.

Discount for lift tickets, equipment rentals, and snow school programs through Whistler Blackcomb. Whistler Blackcomb has been named, for the third year in a row, and the fourth time in five years, SKI Magazine’s no 1 overall best ski resort.
Please click HERE to download the booking overview.

Discount for snowmobile, dog sled, snowshoe, and dining adventures through Canadian Wilderness Adventures. If you are looking for fun things to do in Whistler Canadian Wilderness Adventures offers world-renowned adventures to make your Whistler experience memorable. Please click HERE to download the booking overview.

20% Discount for ZipTrek or TreeTrek tours through Ziptrek Ecotours Whistler, Canada. Ziptrek is a must-do, multi award-winning adventure ecotourism business renowned for delivering awareness and appreciation of the natural environment along with a healthy dose of zipline adventure. Learn more and book online at https://whistler.ziptrek.com/, online promo code is ALAIRHOMES.
Are there any child care services?
We have not arranged for any child care services, but we recommend Babysitting Whistler.

Contact

If you have any more questions, please contact:

Patricia Daley

patricia.daley@alairhomes.com

(250) 824-0279 ext 104