Ontario 150: Reflecting Back, Forging Forward

What You Need To Know

  1. Staff in the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Ministry of Housing - Western Municipal Services Office in London are finalizing plans for the annual conference. 
  2. WHO SHOULD ATTEND? The conference will be of interest to elected municipal officials, municipal staff, municipal organizations and partner provincial ministries.
  3. GUESTROOM BOOKINGS: To arrange overnight accommodation at the Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre, please call 519-681-7151 or 1-888-232-6747 and quote Ontario West Municipal Conference - AMO. Please book before October 24, 2017.


Keynote Speaker - 9:00 a.m.
  • Dr. Thomas Homer-Dixon, best-selling and award winning author, will speak about resiliency

Concurrent Sessions

10:30 a.m. Sessions
  • Bill 139: Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Act
  • Ontario Building Code Updates
  • Housing Strategy Session
  • Municipal Elections Refresher
  • Rural Community Vitality Initiative
11:30 a.m. Sessions
  • Climate Change Adaptation Planning
  • Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry Session
  • Integrity Commissioners and Code of Conduct
  • Municipal Law Update
  • Housing Session
Afternoon Plenary Session - 2:15 pm
  • Planning for Success in Changing Times


Presented by:

in partnership with the Association of Municipalities of Ontario


Friday, November 24th, 2017
Breakfast at 7:30 am
Lunch provided


Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre
591 Wellington Rd
London, ON., N6C 4R3