From our two major conferences to our workshops and webinars, FCM hosts a range of events to share information that Canadian municipalities can use to overcome their challenges and address the needs of their citizens.
Bringing together municipal leaders from across Canada, our events offer participants the opportunity to learn from one another, network with peers and build productive working relationships.
Our Sustainable Communities Conference provides municipal leaders with proven solutions for sustainable community development.
Our Annual Conference and Trade Show is the largest gathering of senior municipal officials from across Canada.
2018 Annual Conference and Trade Show Halifax
(May 31 - June 3, 2018)
Covering topics such as brownfields, innovative service delivery, transportation and climate protection, our webinars will inform and inspire you from the comfort of your home or office.
May 11 — Join us for a panel discussion featuring elected women and campaign experts. They will share their perspective on the importance of running for office and insight into how to run a successful campaign.
Unlocking the Power of Diverse Women in Politics
May 16 — Join our panel discussion featuring women across diversities who hold elected office as they discuss how they have worked to change the face of leadership at the municipal level.
Blueprint for Gender Equality in Local Government
May 24 — Join us for a webinar featuring presentations on how cities such as Montreal, Vancouver and Ottawa are building a gender equity roadmap for more inclusive communities.
Offered in various sites across the country, our workshops provide information aimed at:
- Promoting collaboration between municipalities and adjacent First Nations communities
- Increasing women's participation in local government