National Trust/APTN Conference Offer

Don't miss this inspiring opportunity to reconnect and learn alongside your peers in the North American heritage conservation community! Participate in the National Trust-APT Joint Virtual Conference 2020 (October 1-7), presented in association with the Canadian Association of Heritage Professionals (CAHP). Until September 11th, YHMA members can register at the early bird rate of $225 — a $50 discount from the non-member rate. Benefit from inspiring keynotes, five streams of concurrent sessions, fields sessions, workshops, and more!

Did you know that you can enjoy many events on demand after the live conference ends? One of the benefits of going virtual is that conference registrants don't need to miss a thing. And participating is more convenient than ever. You can earn professional learning units, build your skills, and network, all from your computer or your phone through the fully functional mobile app.

What’s more, the National Trust is extending the early-bird rate of $225 for Trust members to you — a $50 discount from the non-member rate. Don’t delay, the early-bird rate ends September 11th.


Who will be there?

Heritage volunteers and leaders, architects, policy makers, conservation engineers, planners, craftspeople, elected officials, developers and more will come together to share the best in technology, policy and advocacy for conserving and renewing heritage buildings and sites, communities, and cultural landscapes.

Enjoy this world-class gathering with all the valuable learning and networking opportunities, keynote speakers, concurrent sessions and field sessions that you expect. Featuring a keynote session with Donovan Rypkema, Mary W. Rowe and Dr. Kisha Supernant exploring the challenges for heritage conservation in a time of climate emergency, economic transformation, and social upheaval, a hard-hitting international panel on inclusion and equity in the heritage sector, and concurrent sessions on such topics as carbon reduction, recovering Black heritage sites, Indigenous naming and commemoration, conserving vernacular heritage, and revitalizing historic sites and neighbourhoods.

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Register Here (choose "Member Registration" option)

YHMA members also receive a 30% discount on membership with The National Trust for Canada! Use the promo code HERITAGEYHMA at to claim your discount.