Conference 2022

Building Connections

Join us in Gander, N.L. November 2-5 for the annual MNL Conference, Trade Show and AGM.

To register for this year’s conference, please fill out the registration form at the bottom of this page.

The annual MNL conference is your source for expert information and updates on matters of municipal importance. An event agenda is being compiled and will be published here as soon as it’s ready.

This year’s sessions and meetings will cover the following topics:

  • Regionalization
  • Regional economic development
  • Infrastructure
  • Wastewater
  • Drinking water
  • Asset management
  • Climate Change
  • Fiscal framework
  • Legislation reform and updates
  • Governance and municipal best practices
  • MNL Caucus meetings – youth, women, small towns, urban municipalities
  • Healthcare/Physician recruitment and retention
  • Housing
  • Transportation
  • MNL programs and services
  • MNL Training
  • New MNL services
  • MNL Strategic Planning
  • Trio Benefits update
  • Procurement
  • Municipal Assessment Agency update
  • Mental Health task force
  • AGM

Pre-Conference Events

We’re proud to once again host the Women’s Leadership Summit at this year’s conference. More information will be posted closer to the event date.

Please note, this event requires a separate registration.

Travel and Accommodation Options

MNL members receive special rates with Provincial Airlines, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Steele Hotels and LeGrow’s Travel. For details, please visit the Membership Services section of our website.

Accommodations bookings are only available through the MNL office. Rooms will NOT be assigned unless registration is paid in full. The MNL office will reach out to you with your room information once your registration payment is received.

Space is limited. Until August 5, voting delegates (two per town) will receive room allocation priority. After this date additional rooms will be made available to confirmed registrants on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring the 2022 MNL Conference, Trade Show and AGM is a great way to connect with decision makers in the municipal sector. We have created a range of sponsorship opportunities to place your brand and message in front of a recepetive audience.

  • Show your expertise by making a presentation
  • Explain your product or service in a trade show setting
  • Earn brand exposure through displays, signage, and event sponsorships
  • Reach a wide swath of the province’s municipal sector through targeted email marketing

To sign on as a sponsor of the 2022 MNL Conference, email Bradley Power, MNL Director of Programs at bpower@municipalnl.ca

Trade Show

To register as a vendor at MNL’s biggest annual trade show, please complete the registration form below.

Registration

To register for the 2022 MNL Conference, Trade Show, and AGM, please fill out the form below. Please note that you must hit the “submit” button on the form for your registration to be sent to MNL.

Please note that we require registration information for each individual attendee.

The registration form does not include a payment option. You will be sent an invoice. Please note, there is an expectation that registration fees will be paid in full prior to receiving your hotel allocation or attending the conference. Matched funding to offset the cost of registration is available through the Department of Municipal and Provincial Affairs. You can download the application form here.

Both in-person and virtual delegates will be able to vote at the Annual General Meeting.

Voting delegates must be confirmed by a motion of council before registration is submitted.

Cost

Registration is $550 per person for in-person attendees and $450 per person for virtual attendees. Spouse/partner registration for evening meals and social events is $150 per person.

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Refund and cancellation policy