Session Presentations

Where available, presentations made at clinics, workshops, or plenary sessions at the 2014 UBCM Convention are posted here.

For questions about a presentation, or information about presentations not posted here, please contact the presenter directly.

Monday, September 22

Study Sessions
Are You Ready for the Big One? Managing a Catastrophic Event
LNG in BC, Opportunities and Challenges
Reconciliation in Action
Improving Health for Remote and Rural Communities

Tuesday, September 23

Assessing and Understanding Community Wildfire Risk
Auditor General for Local Government: Learnings from Local Government Capital Procurement Projects and Asset Management Programs
Facilitating Rural Development - An Update on the Rural BC Project
Urban Deer Management in BC

Electoral Area Directors Forum
Small Talk Forum
Mid-Sized Communities Forum
Large Urban Communities Forum

Plenary Session
Impacts of the Tsilhqot’in Decision on Local Governments

Policy Sessions
Accessible Communities
BC Ferries Report
Healthy Competition, Healthy Communities
What Candidates Need to Know for the 2014 General Local Elections

Wednesday, September 24

ALC Act – Amending Regulations
Reporting on Contaminated Sites – What’s New for 2014/15 and Why
The BC Rental Housing Index: An Introduction

Federal Election 2015 - Amplifying the Municipal Message

Thursday, September 25

BC’s Log Export Policy: Review Needed?
Creating Supportive Communities for People with Dementia
Investing in Green Energy without Getting Burned
Rail Safety: A Partnership Model
War Stories from Rural BC - How a Small Town Kept Their Hospital Open

Improving Civic Engagement and Voter Turnout
Linking Citizen Voices to Policy Decisions
Tackling Poverty at the Community Level












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