2016 OGRA/ROMA Combined Conference
February 21-24, 2016
Fairmont Royal York, Toronto

Each year, OGRA and ROMA organize and host The Combined Conference at the historic Royal York Hotel in downtown Toronto. Approximately 2,200 municipal leaders from across Canada and leading thinkers from around the world will come together to discuss topics of local, provincial, national, and international importance. The goal is to invigorate public debate about how Ontario’s municipalities will respond to emergent challenges and opportunities.

2016 OGRA/ROMA Combined Conference: Municipal Government: The Value Proposition

Concurrent Session Presentations

February 22, 2016 - Concurrent Sessions 1 - 10:45-12:00

Establishing Your Asset Management Priorities

Everything Old is New Again: Recycled Aggregates

Ontario's Cap and Trade System: Impact of Carbon Pricing on Infrastructure

Making the Most of the Remainder Your Term on Council

Northern Ontario: Unlocking the Potential of Canada’s Largest Agriculture Opportunity

Rural Municipal Leadership: Succession Planning

Building Cycling Friendly Communities

February 23 Concurrent Sessions 2 - 10:45-12:00

Your AMP to Council and the Public

The ABCs Asphalt Pavement Quality 101

Caught in the Middle: Municipalities and Invasive/Endangered Species

“First Responder” Services

Ontario's Community Hub Framework and Action Plan

Municipalities in a Time of Change: New Accountabilities and Challenges

Two Way Street: Public Health and Transportation Planning

Concurrent Sessions  3 -  14:00-15:15

Aligning Provincial and Federal Funding with your AMP Priorities

Circular Logic: Roundabout Design and Implementation

A Perfect Storm: Aging Infrastructure and Extreme Weather

More Than Just Shelter: Social Housing

County-Wide Economic Development Strategic Planning

First Past the Post For the Last Time? - Municipal Electoral Reform

MMS: An Update of the Five Year Review



Ontario Good Roads Association
Registration and Accommodation Details

T 289.291.OGRA (6472)