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2016 Annual Conference and Trade Show: Post-Conference Resources

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June 2-5, 2016
The RBC Convention Centre in Winnipeg

The 2016 edition of FCM's Annual Conference and Trade Show brought together 2,000 participants from across the country to acquire knowledge, to shape the political agenda, and to demonstrate their commitment to building a strong Canada. Under the theme Municipalities: The Heart of Canada, the conference was a pivotal moment in a new era of federal-municipal collaboration.

We offer these post-conference resources to help you share the Winnipeg experience with your council, colleagues and community: 

Rural Stream = Rural Stream

Our 2016 Annual Conference featured a Rural stream, with workshops geared to rural communities or speakers with rural perspectives on issues of common interests.

Thursday, June 2, 2016 | Friday, June 3, 2016 | Saturday, June 4, 2016 | Sunday, June 5, 2016

Thursday, June 2, 2016

3 - 3:45 p.m.

Orientation Session for First-Timers

4 - 5 p.m.

Regional Networking

5 - 7 p.m.

Official Trade Show Opening and Reception

Sponsored by Port of Vancouver

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Friday, June 3, 2016

7 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Trade Show

8 - 9 a.m.

  Opening Ceremony

Sponsored by Yellow Pages

9 - 9:30 a.m.

  Keynote

The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada

10 - 11:30 a.m.

Concurrent Workshops

 

12 - 2 p.m.

Exhibitor Presentations on the Trade Show Floor

12 - 2 p.m.

Concurrent Study Tours

Lunch provided

 

2:15 - 3:15 p.m.

  President’s Forum — Thinking Local: How Municipalities are Leading on Climate Change

Sponsored by Cement Association of Canada

3:15 - 3:45 p.m.

  Keynote

Dianne Watts, MP for South Surrey—White Rock, Conservative Party of Canada

4 - 5:30 p.m.

Concurrent Workshops

 

6:30 - 9 p.m.

Mayor’s Welcome Reception

Presenting Partner: Shaw Communications
Major Partner: Association of Manitoba Municipalities

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Saturday, June 4, 2016

7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Trade Show

8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

  Resolutions Plenary

9:30 - 10 a.m.

  Tribute to Fort McMurray

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Concurrent Workshops

 

12 - 2 p.m.

Exhibitor Presentations on the Trade Show Floor

12:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Concurrent Study Tours

 

2:45 - 3:15 p.m.

Trade Show Prize Draw

3:30 - 5 p.m.

Concurrent Workshops

Including Coffee Break

 

5 - 6 p.m.

Youth Reception

6 - 7:30 p.m.

Francophone Reception

Sponsored by Motorola Solutions

Francophones and Francophiles across the country are invited to Saint Boniface to network in a friendly atmosphere. Joignez-vous à nous!

6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

CEO's Reception for International Delegates

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Sunday, June 5, 2016

7 - 8:15 a.m.

Breakfast Fundraiser: FCM Women in Municipal Government Scholarships

Sponsored by Canadian Labour Congress

10:30 - 11 a.m.

  Keynote

Tom Mulcair, Leader of the New Democratic Party of Canada

11:15 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Selection of candidates for Board of Directors and Regional Chairs

Working Lunch

2:15 - 3 p.m.

  Plenary and Keynote

Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada

3:15 - 5:15 p.m.

Concurrent Study Tours

 

3:45 - 4:15 p.m.

FCM/Tree Canada Legacy Project — Tree Planting Ceremony

Presented by Tree Canada

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Page Updated: 09/06/2017