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13th Annual SDTA North American Conference & Elspeth G. Strathern and JL McKenzie Highland Scholarships

September 29 - October 1, 2023
Calgary, Alberta
The Conference

The Conference

Join us for a weekend full of dance classes, social events & learning opportunities. 

Classes will include:

  • Championship Steps

  • Premiership Steps

  • Choreography

  • and more...

Please note that you do not need to be affiliated with the SDTA in order to attend. Don’t miss out on this fun-filled weekend of dance!

All conference registrations include lunch & banquet dinner on Saturday & brunch on Sunday.

Schedule of Events


SDTA James L. Mckenzie & Elspeth Strathern NA Highland Scholarship

Judges' & Teachers' Reception

Saturday & Sunday

SDTA NA Conference

Scholarship Banquet & Reception (Sat)

Best Western Premier Calgary Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre

1316 33 Street NE Calgary, AB

Booking link available May 1st, 2023!


Rates without Breakfast:

  • Select Room (King or 2 Queens) $139+tax

  • Premier Room (King or 2 Queens) $164 +tax

  • Elite Room (King or 2 Queens) $224 +tax

  • Executive Suite (King) $269 +tax

*Group rates will be extended 3 days prior to and 3 days after the conference dates.

Airport shuttle service available for $5/person each way. Call the hotel directly to book

Hotel Details

- Flight Discount Codes -

Fly to YYC for less with Air Canada and WestJet using these promo codes:



Be sure to read the applicable rules for booking!



  • Travel dates: Sept 22, 2023 – Oct 8, 2023

  • Air Canada: For North America' 5% applies on standard fares, 10% on flex fares & higher.
    For International Travel' 10% on standard fares & higher.

  • WestJet: No discount will apply to Basic or Business class bookings.

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