Toronto, ON

Join more than a 1,000 elected officials and FCM partners in the heart of Toronto for Local action, national results, FCM’s 2023 Annual Conference and Trade Show and the largest pan-Canadian gathering of elected officials.

Through our thoughtfully chosen activities and programming, AC 2023 will help you foster connections with your peers, partners and federal representatives while providing you with the tools and insights you need to scale up growth in your communities.

This is your chance to come together with other Canadian municipal leaders from coast to coast to coast who’ve grappled with the same challenges to shape Canada’s future—and to tool up and deliver results in your municipality, supporting a better country for all.

Important information

May 25-28, 2023

Metro Toronto Convention Center, Toronto, ON

Registration opens:
February 21, 2023, 2 p.m.

Early-bird pricing until:
April 28, 2023

Why attend?

This is one event you won’t want to miss.



with other local leaders who range from Canada's rural, northern and remote regions to Canada’s biggest cities, who are focused on the same municipal issues.



best practices and gain new insights to meet your municipality’s ongoing challenges via workshops, study tours and discussions.



with key municipal partners, experts and suppliers at our sector-leading trade show, fostering the relationships you need to make your communities stronger



the vibrant city of Calgary and its unique municipal achievements through our popular study tours.



the national municipal agenda by electing our new Board, shaping our priorities and convening with federal leaders.



your community’s profile by exchanging expertise and sharing how you delivered innovative wins in your own municipality.

We’re looking forward to seeing you in person!

Don’t miss this chance to network with your peers

Discuss particular challenges, lessons learned, solutions and successes with your peers.

FCM’s Annual Conference and Trade Show is your chance to network with other local leaders who range from Canada's rural, northern and remote regions to our country’s biggest cities—with people who are focused on the same municipal issues and who have faced similar challenges. This is FCM’s conference strength.

Network with your peers

Held under the theme Local action, national results, AC 2023 showcases how cities and communities are delivering local solutions, investments and innovations that directly improve Canadians’ quality of life. Even in uncertain economic times, local governments are leading the way forward—by delivering local results that have a national impact across Canada.

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