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.
Annual Conference and Trade Show 2023

Toronto, Ontario, May 25-28

Join us in Toronto for Canada’s largest gathering of municipal elected officials. A packed program as well as useful networking and learning opportunities await.

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.
Join our webinar to discover how a strong asset management plan can help you make the most of your municipal budget.
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

Webinar recording
Learn how the non-profit housing sector can integrate energy management into asset management to reduce costs and greenhouse gas emissions.
This online course provides foundational information about energy modeling and enables integration into infrastructure projects.
Webinar recording

Reopening safe, functional, and efficient community facilities is an imp

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.

Upcoming conferences

Annual Conference and Trade Show

June 6-9, 2024
Calgary, AB

May 28-June 1, 2025
Ottawa, ON

Board of Directors meetings

September 5-8, 2023
Virtual Committee Meetings

September 12-14, 2023
City of Yellowknife, N.W.T.

November 20-24, 2023
Advocacy Days and Board Meeting
Ottawa, ON

February 20-23, 2024
Virtual Committee Meetings

March 5-7, 2024
City of Prince George, B.C.

May 2024
(Exact date to be confirmed)
Virtual Meeting

September 3-6, 2024
Virtual Committee Meetings

September 10-12, 2024
City of Windsor, ON

November 2024
(Exact dates to be confirmed)
Advocacy Days and Board Meeting
Ottawa, ON

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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