Welcome to Western Canadian Reason Conference, abbreviated WeCanReason (WCR) !

The Rocky Mountain Atheists invite you to the inaugural WeCanReason Conference. This day long event will feature provocative and thoughtful speakers and entertainers. Join with like-minded thinkers to share ideas and build community.

Tickets: See the Tickets! page to register for this Conference!

Email Updates: Go to “I want to be there!” to stay in touch with news on this event!

Speakers: This has more details, pictures and links about all our presenters!

Safety: WCR wants to support you if you are concerned with social distancing and attending this event. We are working with Hotel Clique to have seating that respects 2m guidelines for distancing. If you want to partake of these seats, please let us know either when purchasing tickets (checkbox) or with our “I want to be there” form (please indicate this in the comments).

We are very proud to have both Seth Andrews (The Thinking Atheist) and Aron Ra (YouTuber, Refuting the Irrefutable Proof of God, and other books) live on stage in Calgary for this event.
You will not be disappointed!

Note: all speakers are subject to change. Please sign up for email updates as well as watch this page for any updates.


Friday May 5

6 PMRegistration opens, followed by Pub Night
7 PMJoin us for a refreshments at Tonic Kitchen and Bar, right in Clique
Check in for the conference
Play some trivia and compete for fame and glory
Celestia Ward will be doing FREE caricatures in the pub
10 PMMidnight Social in the Hospitality Room
Keep the conversation going from the pub!

Saturday - Speaker's Schedule

9:15 AMFeatured Speaker Aron Ra “Faith is really the Father of Lies“
11 AMAdrienne Hill – “Skepticism and Syntax: Being a Wikipedia Guru with Giggles and Gumption“
11:45 AMJanice Selbie
1:30 PMCourtney Heard, The Godless Mom
2:15 PMCelestia Ward
4:00 PMKeynote Speaker Seth Andrews “God Likes to Watch: The Blaming and Shaming of Purity Culture“
Full Agenda and Schedule HERE

Sunday May 7

10 AMCar pool meet at Clique Hotel
OR 11:30 AMMeet at the Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller
DETAILSSee our Meetup page to register for this event. See our Meetup page to register for the Museum (optional)


Hotel Clique, 24 Aero Cres NE, Calgary, AB ( Google Maps )

Hotel Clique is offering a special conference rate of $109/night if anyone wants to stay Fri or Sat night at the Hotel. Please call Hotel Clique directly at 403-460-9588 and mention you are attending the “We Can Reason” Conference. Special Rate is ONLY available until April 4!! Save $40-60 over Hotel Clique’s advance rates. Buy your tickets and reserve a room early!

See the Tickets! page to purchase your tickets for this Conference!

Donations help us to put on this conference if you cannot make it yourself. Thank you!!