2022 AMANS Fall Conference

Good Morning Everyone,

Registration is now open for the 2022 Fall Conference. You have until August 23 to take advantage of the early bird pricing rates!

Extending Our Reach Together Towards Tomorrow

Conference Prices

  • Early Bird (before 4:30 p.m. August 23): Member $445 Non-Member $565
  • Regular (after August 23): Member $565 Non-Member $685

Conference Program

The conference program and website are shaping up! Once the website is complete, we will share the link. In the meantime, check out the pdf latest additions to the conference schedule (481 KB) .

**This year, we have added an IT stream, starting with an IT workshop on Tuesday, September 20, 2022. More information about the IT session can be found in the conference schedule.


Register for the 2022 AMANS Fall Conference.

Keynote Speaker Line-up

Annette VerschurenAnnette Verschuren O.C., Chair and CEO of NRStor Inc., and the former President of The Home Depot Canada and Asia

Linden MacintyreLinden Macintyre Giller Prize & Gemini Award Winning Journalist and Author, Former Co-Host of CBC's Fifth Estate and The Journal

Mark BlackMark Black Heart-Lung Transplant Recipient, 6-Time Gold Medalist, 4-Time Marathon Runner, Speaker, Author & Coach


Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront

To book accommodations call 902-562-7500 and mention Association of Municipal Administrators NS, or go to Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront and use the Group Code ”MUN". Room rates start at $139 plus tax per night.

Cambridge Suites Sydney

To book accommodations call 800-565-9466 and reference the Association of Municipal Administrators NS. Room rates start at $159 plus tax per night.

Long Service Recognition Certificate Nominations Now Open

Members are asked to submit nominations using the Long Service Awards Form.

Recipients of the Long Service Recognition Certificate must:

  • Currently hold a membership with the Association;
  • Have been a member of AMANS for at least five years; and
  • Have had at least 20 years of employment in the field of municipal government or every five years after that

The deadline for nominations is August 23, 2022.

AMANS Annual General Meeting

AMANS Annual General Meeting will be held on September 22, 2022 at 9:45am in the Mariner Ballroom A&B Room. The agenda package with the Association’s Audited Financial Statements will be provided at the conference.

Call for Swag

If you are interested in providing a donation for the Early Bird Prize Draws, please email Rebecca Kolstee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Refund Policy

The deadline to cancel registrations is Friday, September 9, 2022, at 4:30 p.m. AST. No refunds will be given after this date, although substitutions will be allowed. Cancellations received in writing prior to September 9, 2022, will be eligible for a full refund. Please read our full pdf Training & Events Cancellation Policy (187 KB) for full details.

Questions can be directed to Rebecca Kolstee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The conference is sponsored by:

Safety Services Nova Scotia