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Alberta Business Family Institute (ABFI) discovers, applies, and shares knowledge and resources for the benefit of Business Families across Alberta and beyond. We provide access to research, education, and high-quality outreach to strengthen business families, their advisors, employees, and stakeholders.

2024 Leadership Series

The Terry Hay Leadership Series focuses on unique leadership challenges that family enterprises, business families, and family offices face in the various stages of the family and business lifecycle.

Online & In Person
March – December 2024

Sessions take place on one Tuesday every month

Signature 2024

Join us at our 20th Annual Signature Event where we will celebrate our 2024 Signature Family: the Sunner Family of Durabuilt Windows & Doors.

Signature Event 2024

October 1, 2024
5:00PM – 9:00PM

October 3, 2024
5:00PM – 9:00PM

Tune In to Our Podcast

Hosted by ABFI’s Executive Director, Matt Knight, the Table Talk podcast delves into the world of family businesses and highlights Alberta’s entrepreneurial families

Listen to the Latest Episode

A New Chapter: Leading Cashco Financial into the Future with Tim Latimer & Lindsay Dodd

Business families are rooted in our communities and successful family enterprises sustain a multigenerational commitment to job creation and national prosperity. Family businesses are one of the most important drivers of the Canadian economy.