The city of Calgary is a strong center for business and the Canadian headquarters for the Oil and Gas industry. Calgary is a thriving business community with the second most head offices in Canada- ideal for conducting applied research.
With over a million inhabitants, Calgary has everything a major metropolitan center has to offer including museums, concerts, nightlife and a wide range of dining options. Located only hour away from Banff national park boasting one of the worlds best outdoor recreation areas for hikers, skiers, and campers. In fact, most of the landscape banners of the Rockies and surrounding areas used on this site were taken locally by students and friends.