It's not science fiction imageAMO/LAS and Frank Cowan Company are here to help municipalities better understand the municipal risk and provide the tools and resouces to manage municipal liability and the associated costs.

Through this partnership we provide quality education, training and resources to assist municipal staff and Council better understand the municipal risk management landscape. Join us at one of our upcoming events or download our resources today!

2019 Risk Management Symposium

Returning to the education calendar in 2019 is the AMO/Frank Cowan Company Municipal Risk Management Symposium. Join our subject matter experts as they lead discussions on cyber security, privacy issues, risk management 101 and more.
  • Dates: September 12 and 13, 2019
  • Location: Casino Rama, 5899 Rama Road, Rama, ON., L3V 6H6


Reservations:  A block of rooms has been held at the venue. Please quote group code ASSI19A and call 1.800.832.7529 and take advantage of the AMO rate of $139 per night, plus $15 resort fee. Please note all reservations are subject to applicable taxes and resort fees.

Discussion Topics:

Day 1: September 12

  • Cannabis
  • Cybersecurity
  • GPS MMS (Minimum Maintenance Standards)
  • Smart Cities

Day 2:  September 13

  • Autonomous Vehicles Workshop
  • Climate Change Workshop
More details to follow in the coming months.


Online Education

AMO and Frank Cowan Company are pleased to announce that the new  Frank Cowan Company Institute for Municipal Risk Management launched in January, 2019.

Through AMO's portal elected official and municipal staff can access industry leading education on municipal risk management.

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Common Municipal Liabilities
  • Making Your Community Safer.
Additional courses will be added throughout the year.