From two major conferences to workshops and webinars, our events and training provide the right environment for learning and building productive working relationships. Access the tools you need to overcome challenges and address your community's needs.

FCM conferences
Attend the largest gathering of Canadian municipal officials and the country’s premier municipal sustainability event.
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Annual Conference and Trade Show 2024

Calgary, Alberta, June 6-9

Join us for Canada’s largest gathering of municipal elected officials, featuring full programming and valuable networking and learning opportunities.

For all Trade Show information and inquiries, please visit the exhibitor page.

Past conferences

See our past conferences.

Webinars and workshops
We share knowledge, experience and best practices to help you solve challenges and improve outcomes.
Webinar recording
Municipalities can create new revenue streams, generate renewable energy, and support local sustainability goals by incorporating biogas & renewable natural gas (RNG) into municipal waste management. Biogas & RNG are proven technologies for municipal landfills, wastewater treatment facilities, and as an option to manage green bin waste.
Webinar recording
Watch our webinar to discover how collaboration can improve your municipal asset management processes.
Webinar recording
Discover how you can use technology to optimize your workforce, modernize your hiring and onboarding processes, and engage your people to drive retention.
Webinar recording
Municipal leaders know that Canada’s downtowns – from rural main street to urban cores – are still working to recover from the effects of the global pandemic. With small businesses looking for support, industry looking for stability, and families looking for affordable options close to amenities they care about, the core of our municipalities and communities are essential to Canada’s present and future.
Webinar recording
This 60-minute discussion features municipal leaders from across Canada reflecting on the journeys their communities have taken to tackle the challenge of becoming more inclusive, and how they have confronted racism and the invisible intersections of public policy and demographics in the process.

This webinar will teach participants how land use decisions are tied to

Upcoming conferences

Annual Conference and Trade Show

June 6-9, 2024
Calgary, AB

May 28-June 1, 2025
Ottawa, ON

Board of Directors meetings

May 2024
Virtual Meeting
(Exact date to be confirmed)

September 2024
Virtual meetings of standing committees and the Board of Directors
(Exact dates to be confirmed)

December 2-6 2024
Advocacy Days and Board Meeting
Ottawa, ON
(Exact dates to be confirmed)

Greening our events

FCM is committed to making our events as beneficial as possible for the environment and the local economy. We make every effort to be a leader in sustainability for all our activities and we partner with organizations that have a similar mindset.

Advocacy Days

Each November, FCM's elected board members from across Canada converge on Ottawa for several intensive days of meetings with parliamentarians.

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