Second Wind Wellness Conference Second Wind Wellness Conference

Second Wind Conference Details

Sponsored by the Edmonton Retired Teachers’ Association (ERTA), Second Wind  is organized by an energetic group of volunteers dedicated to creating a fun and memorable health and wellness conference for Alberta seniors. 

Participants enjoy an inspiring keynote address, interesting and engaging speakers, a sumptuous lunch, informative exhibitors, dozens of draws for attractive door prizes, and a chance to unwind and chat at the end-of-day Wine Down. 

Those interested in donating prizes, hosting a display, sponsoring a speaker or finding out more about Second Wind are invited to contact the conference chair:

Registration Includes:

  • Free parking on site
  • Breakfast pastries, buffet luncheon and two coffee breaks
  • Inspirational Morning Keynote Speaker
  • Choice of three speaker sessions on a wide variety of topics
  • Exhibitors and artisans – cash only, ATM is available on site
  • Door Prizes
  • Entry to the social reception (No host Wine Down)

Purposes of the Second Wind Wellness Conference:

  • To provide information and share resources that promote retiree health and wellness
  • To inspire retirees to remain actively engaged in their community
  • To provide an opportunity for social interaction and mental stimulation
  • To raise the profile of retirees as valuable and productive members of society
  • To promote membership and involvement in ARTA and its branches

Who Should Attend:

  • All retirees and their friends
  • Retirees from all branches of ARTA, CARP, CUPE
  • Retirees from senior centres and seniors’ organizations
  • Retirees from ARTA affiliates


Information will be available in April 2023.