2015 Conference and AGM

From Due Diligence to Strategic Management

Tuesday, October 6 - Thursday, October 8, 2015

Yellowknife, NT | City of Yellowknife Council Chambers



LGANT's 2015 Professional Development Conference and AGM explored the theme "From Due Diligence to Strategic Management" and took place October 6-8 in the City of Yellowknife's Council Chambers. Twenty-four Local Government Administrators from across the NWT attended the conference along with a similar number of LGANT Associate Members. See below for presentations.

We would like to extend a special thank you to our sponsorship partners, especially our Diamond Level Sponsors, for their support:  the Department of Municipal and Community Affairs (MACA), the City of Yellowknife, the NWT Association of Communities and the Northern Communities Insurance Program and the Conference Board of Canada.

We would also like to thank our Gold Level Sponsors: First Air and NorthwesTel, and our Silver Level Sponsors BottomLine Event Planning, Lawson Lundell LLP, McLennan Ross LLP, and Off Leash Consulting for their support. Thanks also to our Bronze Level Partner BDIC, and our Copper Partners Avery Cooper & Co. Ltd., Diavik Diamond Mine, Dominion Diamond, and Northern Employee Benefits Services.

Thank you to all our sponsors who contributed financial and in-kind resources to make this event possible! Click on the image below to see all of our sponsors. Click here to visit our Sponsorship Page where you will find links to all of our sponsors' webpages.


Keynote Address: Communicating Effectively to Manage Crises
Part I       Part II       Part III

CAMA Presentation

Administrative Liabilities - NCIP

Employee Dishonesty - It happens more than you think!

Fraud and Theft - Internal Controls

Fraud Prevention Within Your Business - RBC

Employers' Responsibilities - NEBS

Building Resilience and Capacity in Canada's North

Leadership of the Future - Part I    Part II

MACA Update

Community Fire Protection

The Professional Advantage - NAPEG

Toolkit for Building Projects - NWTAA

New Occupational Health & Safety Regulations - WSCC

Skills4Success Program

2015 Conference Daily Slide Presentation