2018 ILPA Landscape Photography Summit Itinerary


     The following is the itinerary for the December 2018 Summit weekend.  You can register for the Summit here.  Our guiding principle followed to designed this conference was to create an exciting event that we would want to attend.  That I would want to attend.  We’re bringing you some of the best photographers, landscape photography journalists and presenters in the industry.  I hope you feel the same way as I do and we’ll all see you at the Summit!

     A detailed itinerary for Summit 2018 is coming very soon.  A few of the presenters have already signed on and tickets have started selling.  The itinerary and the presenter pages will be updated soon.  The following is an outline of what the Summit will look like.  Please check back soon for more details as the itinerary continues to develop with the speakers and the details of their presentations are announced.


The 2018 Summit Itinerary****:


Friday Nov. 30, 2018


7:45 am – 5:00 pm  Day tour of Banff National Park with lunch included for Summit pass “A” holders.**  

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm  Summit Registration and pre-summit social and trade show

6:45pm – 7:00pm  Summit welcome with Brian Merry

7:00pm – 9:00pm   – Keynote presentation (speaker TBA)

9:00pm – 10:30pm  Night Sky Photography excursion.  Tickets sold separately – $35+gst***


Saturday Jan. 14, 2017 – Sunrise 8:40am/Sunset – 5:05pm


7:45 am – 9:15 am  Sunrise photography excursion.  Tickets sold separately – $35+gst***


9:30 am – 10:30 am –  Speaker TBA 

10:45 am – 11:45 am – Speaker TBA – Professional outdoor photographer/videographer and Panasonic Canada Professional


11:45 am – 1:15 pm – Lunch Break


1:15 pm-2:05 pm – Speaker TBA – Title TBA

2:15 pm – 3:20 pm – Speaker TBA – Title TBA

3:30 pm – 4:25 pm – Speaker TBA – Title TBA

4:35 pm – 5:30 pm – Speaker TBA – Title TBA


5:30 pm – 7:00 pm – Break for Supper


7:00 pm – 8:30 pm – Speaker TBA – Title TBA

9:00 pm – 10:30 pm  Night Sky Photography excursion.  Tickets purchased separately on the Summit ticket website.Tickets sold separately – $35+gst***


Sunday Jan. 15, 2017

7:45 am – 5:30 pm  Day tour of Banff National Park with lunch included for Summit pass “B” holders.**


*   For instructor biographies please visit The Presenters page

** Transportation for the tours is by mini-bus and lunch during the day tour is provided.  You just need to make it to the summit and we’ll take care of you from there.

*** Payment during for the excursions on the Summit weekend can be made on Eventbrite until 4:30pm on Thursday Jan. 13th.  After this time tickets are available on site.

**** Itinerary will vary slightly as the speaker lineup is finalized.