Puppet Power FAQ

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Who should attend Puppet Power?
Education and health professionals, social change activists, artists, students and idea generators.

How do I get to the conference?
Calgary Transit provides access to the Kerby Centre from all segments of the city via bus or C-train. “Downtown West” is the closest C-Train stop to the conference venue.

Is there parking available at the conference venue? 
Free Parking is available on north side of C-Train tracks.

Do you offer group discounts? 
Yes – please contact us for our conditions and pricing.

Are bursaries available?
Bursaries of $75 per day are available to anyone indicating need, upon successful application. > learn more

What should I bring to get the most out of the conference? 
Your printed or digital (smartphone) Eventbrite ticket, paper and pen for note taking and business cards to exchange with other conference attendees.

What is your refund policy?
We will give you a charitable tax receipt for the value of your payment.

How are you assisting in dietary concerns? 
Our snacks, lunch and dinner items will be clearly labeled for vegetarian, vegan, gluten and lactose free diets. Any additional variences will be the participant’s responsibility. If it is neccessary to bring your own food, please let us know so we can inform the chef and help keep our costs down.

Where is the closest hotel to the conference venue? 
There are many downtown hotels available with access to the conference venue. We have secured a discounted rate for conference attendees with the Delta Bow Valley Hotel > click for more information

I’m from out of town – can you give me some information about Calgary, Alberta?
Welcome – you’re in for something really special! Canada’s sunniest city and the world cleanest (according to Forbes), is home to 1.3 million people and is the gateway to the Rocky Mountains and Banff National Park. Check out these handy links and get in touch if you have any questions.

FAQ didnt cover it – how can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Contact wppuppet@telus.net or 403.228.3373