2017 Risk Management Symposium

Know the Risks. Reap the Rewards

What You Need to Know?

  1. WHY ATTEND? Five years ago, LAS and Frank Cowan Company launched the first Risk Management Symposium. Since then the business of municipal government has adapted to the needs of their citizens and so has the risks associated with it. The Symposium continues to look at timely and relevant topics, and this year is no exception.

  2. WHO SHOULD ATTEND? If you are involved in risk management at the municipal staff level or just have an interest in understanding what you should be looking at when making decisions then this is an event you do not want to miss. The Symposium is open, but not limited to:
    1. Municipal Elected Officials
    2. Individuals working in:
      1. Risk Management
      2. Compliance
      3. IT and Finance
      4. Quantitative Analysis

  3. WHAT’S ON THE PROGRAM?* Topics being explored for this year’s event include:
    1. Hot Topics in Digital Government
    2. Down the Rabbit Hole: Reviewing and Understanding IT contracts
    3. Preventing the Hack
    4. Privacy: Whose Right is It?
    5. Trails
    6. Claims Management from Start to Finish
    7. It’s Your Party. Is it Your Risk?

  4. WHEN IS THE SYMPOSIUM? The Symposium is a 1.5 day event October 4th and 5th, 2017. Wednesday, October 4 is a full day of plenary sessions beginning with breakfast at 8:45 am. Sessions conclude at 4:30 pm and a networking reception will follow. Thursday, October 5th kicks off with a hot breakfast at 8:15 am and concurrent sessions will run until 12:00 pm with lunch provided.

  5. BOOK A GUESTROOM. Planning on staying overnight at the Westin Prince? A block of traditional non-smoking rooms is available at the hotel for $169 per night, to book your room please call 416.444.2511 or 1.888.627.8550 and refer to the Association of Municipalities of Ontario Oct 4-6, 2017 rate. Alternatively, you can book rooms online. Reservations at this rate are available until the block is sold or September 5th whichever comes first.
* subject to change


Online Registration

If you require login information to register online, please email amo@amo.on.ca




The Westin Prince Hotel
900 York Mills Rd,
North York, ON
M3B 3H2



T 416.971.9856
TF 1.877.426.6527
F 416.971.6191