RMA and AUMA, with support from Infrastructure and Asset Management Alberta (IAMA), are excited to bring you one-day and half-day asset management workshops for elected officials and senior administration and two-day workshops for municipal staff!
All workshops are geared towards rural and small urban municipalities with limited asset management experience.
Asset Management for Elected Officials: The Strategic Basics
What will you get out of the workshop? You’ll understand what asset management is, the benefits of starting or continuing on your asset management journey, and how you can get started and champion asset management in your municipality!
This full-day workshop is offered in five locations around the province, and is open to elected officials and CAOs from all municipalities in Alberta.
You will be introduced to asset management through two modules with the following goals:
Define Asset Management
Articulate the Benefits of Asset Management
Recognize Trade-offs in Decision-Making
Describe the Asset Management Process
Identify the Role of the Elected Officials and Other Stakeholders
Use an Asset Management Mindset
Articulate the Role of an Elected Official in Providing Leadership on Asset Management
Effectively Use Data and Information
Understand and Follow the Asset Management Process
On the day of the workshop, registration and continental breakfast will begin at 7:30am. Lunch provided. Please bring writing utensils with you.
Tuesday March 6 – 8:30am – 4:30pm – Sherwood Park
Tuesday, March 27 – 8:30am – 4:30pm – Strathmore
Thursday March 29 – 8:30am – 4:30pm – Lethbridge
Wednesday, April 11 – 8:30am – 4:30pm – Peace River
Half-day Specialized Modules for Elected Officials and CAOS
Registration for specialized half-day workshops for elected officials and senior administrators is now open!
On the day of the workshop, registration will begin 1 hour prior to the beginning of the course. For courses that start at 8:30am, registration will begin at 7:30am and for courses that start at 1:00pm, registration will begin at 12:00pm. Please bring writing utensils with you.
It's Got Teeth but Doesn't Bite: Developing and Implementing an Effective Asset Management Policy
Each year RMA invites members and approved suppliers to enjoy a great day of golf with plenty of prizes and excellent food. The tenth annual RMA Golf Tournament will be held support of the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation.
Date: June 15, 2018 Location: Silvertip Course
Canmore, AB Price: $150 + GST Email: golf@RMAlberta.com
Our Spring 2018 Convention and Tradeshow took place March 19-21 at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Delegates from member municipalities around Alberta were invited to hear plenary speakers, participate in breakout sessions and vote on the resolutions that guide RMA's advocacy efforts. Check out our Spring 2018 Convention Highlights!
Kelly J. Lendsay is internationally recognized as one of Canada’s foremost innovators of Indigenous workplace inclusion, diversity, and corporate engagements. He has brought his message of the power of relationships and partnerships to morethan 250 audiences in Canada and abroad. As the inaugural President and CEO of Indigenous Works (formerly the Aboriginal Human Resource Council), Kelly has worked to grow and engage corporate Canada in Indigenous workplace inclusion since 1998, developing the council into an ISO-certified national social enterprise. He leads the council’s new national charity, Kochita, designed to empower Indigenous youth to reach their resource and career potential. He has also served on more than a dozen corporate, crown, and non-profit boards in Canada and won a 2015 National HR Award for Best Diversity Program.
The next Partners' Program will be taking place during the Fall 2018 Convention.
Visit our Sponsors
RMA's conventions are an excellent opportunity for your organization to gain visibility and recognition with municipal decision-makers from across Alberta. By sponsoring the RMA convention, your organization will gain access to over 600 municipal officials through customized networking sessions and speaking opportunities. Take this opportunity to create awareness of your company and brand by sponsoring delegate events, services and products. Please contact Cindy for information on your sponsorship.