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OEMC attendees are eligible for 3 points towards EDAC’s professional Ec.D. accreditation

Program will include remarks by the Hon. Victor Fedeli, Minister of Economic Development, Trade & Job Creation and the Hon. Steve Clark, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing

 

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

  Community Development Municipal Workforce Economic Development
9:30-10:00 AM
OEMC Opening
10:00-10:40 AM Ontario’s Journey Towards a Circular Economy. Are There Benefits for Rural Ontario Municipalities? Municipal Law Legal Update Wrapping Your Arms Around Community: Case Study in the EO Manufacturing Workforce Development Project Fostering Local – Sponsored by Cogeco
10:40-10:45 AM
Transition
10:45-11:25 AM FDI and Community Readiness Toolkit The Municipal “Good to Great” journey! Regional Economic Recovery and Resilience Ontario’s International Presence Helping Communities Attract Investments
11:25-11:30 AM
Transition
11:30-12:10 PM Connecting to Ontario’s Innovation Ecosystem Conservation Authorities & Municipalities Working Together for Success Updates on Change and Partnership within the Ministry – Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development Ontario’s Programs and Services to Support Investment Attraction
12:10-1:00 PM
Lunch Break – will include optional opportunity to virtually network with OEMC attendees
1:00-1:40 PM They Came by Boat: Capitalizing on Tourism in the Village of Manotick Municipal Broadband – Deploying the High-Speed Connectivity your Community is Demanding The Keys to Engaging and Retaining Great Employees  
1:40-1:45 PM
Transition
1:45-2:25 PM Key Challenges and Opportunities for Ontario Municipalities in the Post-Covid-19 World A Circular Economy with Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) – Sponsored by Enbridge Gas Inc. Up Your Game & Fuel Your Economic Development Efforts with LinkedIn Talent Insights! The Federal Development Agency for Southern Ontario
2:25-2:30 PM
Closing Remarks

Thursday, October 22, 2020

  Community Development Municipal Workforce Economic Development
9:30-10:00 AM
Opening
10:00-10:40 AM Housing and Economic Development are Inextricably Linked How to do a Health & Safety Risk Assessment 2020 Pandemic Planning for Your Workplace Ontario’s Program and Services for Exporters
10:40-10:45 AM
Transition
10:45-11:25 AM Big Storytelling: A Powerful Tool for Tourism Ontario Ombudsman & Municipalities: Latest Trends & Updates on Investigations Reprisal Clauses and Adjudication Under the New Construction Act
11:25-11:30 AM
Transition
11:30-12:10 PM The Cross Border Partnership Program: Building Meaningful Relationships with First Nations Affordable Housing Innovation in Canada and Beyond How to Retain Young Graduates in Your Community?  
12:10-1:00 PM
Lunch Break – will include optional opportunity to virtually network with OEMC attendees
1:00-1:40 PM Constructing and Executing a Social Strategy for Economic Development Agencies and Municipalities Learning Through Experience: What Westawayin has Taught us about the Duty to Consult Regional Labour Market Initiatives Ontario’s Programs and Services to Support Growth and Recovery
1:45-2:25 PM Economic Impact and Beyond – the Role of the Charitable Sector Strengthening Municipalities Through Energy Choices Avoiding Stakeholder Slump: Energizing Teams in the Time of Covid-19 – Sponsored by Eastern Ontario College Consortium- Consortium des Collèges de l’est de l’Ontario Regional COVID-19 Economic Recovery Modelling
2:25-2:30 PM
Closing Remarks