2019 Atlantic 

Asset Management 

Conference 

Conference Programme

Pre-Conference Workshop: Asset Management Data Collection, Reporting and Analysis 

Wednesday, September 4th

9:30 - 3:30  |  Salon C/D    

Thursday, September 5th

4:45

4:15

3:45

3:15

1:30

12:30

12:00

11:30

11:00

10:30

8:00

7:45

Registration & Breakfast    -    Sponsored by CBCL    -    (Salon A)

Conference Opening    (Salon B)

Remarks & Presentations by: Mayor Danny Breen, City of St. John's; Hon. Lisa Dempster, Minister Municipal Affairs and Environment; .Stephanie Phaneuf, A. Dir. Infrastructure Canada; Michael Burt, MAMP . FCM; Jennifer Duncan, Province of NS; Alex Berry, Province of NB; and Alex Dalziel, Province of PEI    

Networking Break    -    Sponsored by WSP

Stream 1 (Salon A)

Stream 3 (Salon C/D)

Stream 2 (Salon B)

The Benefits of Building an Asset Management Network 

 

Vanessa Chau, AMCL

Are you ready to implement a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)?

 

Bill Grant, ESRI

Building Asset Management in Smaller NL Towns

Session 1:   Developing an Informed Analysis of Infrastructure Needs

Moderator:

Robert Hughes, CAO, Town of Stratford, PEI and AIM Network board member

Speakers:

Daisy Foster, Managing Director, AIM Network 

Ryan Butler, Town Maintenance, Town of Cow Head, NL 

Steve Norman, Operations Manager, Town of Steady Brook, NL 

Sharon Brown, Town Clerk, Town of Pasadena, NL

When to Initiate the Development of Your Asset Management Program

 

Chris Vanderheyden, PSD, Terrilynn Smith, Town of Paradise, NL

Asset Management Capability Development 

Martha Myers, PEMAC

A Comprehensive Approach to Non-Revenue Water

 

Clayton MacDougald, Pure Technologies

Windsor West Hants Amalgamation and Asset Management Planning

Troy Burgess, Town of Windsor; Matt Delorme, Hatch; Rob Butler, Town of Windsor

L U N C H  (Salon A)

Round Table Discussion: Asset Management Topical Issues

Salon B

Networking Break    -    Sponsored by Crandall (Englobe)

5:00

6:30

AM Program Resourcing

 

Kelsey Green, WSP

The Adventures of Asset Management - Insight from the Outside:

A group of service providers perspectives on how to improve your request for asset management services.

 

Building Asset Management in Smaller NL Towns 

Session 2: Strengthening Governance and Decision-Making through Asset Management.

 

Moderator:

Robert Hughes, CAO, Town of Stratford, PEI and AIM Network board member

 

Speakers:

Daisy Foster, Managing Director, AIM Network

Gary Bishop, Mayor, Town of Pasadena, NL Trina Reid, Councillor, Town of Rocky  Harbour

Councillor, Town of Massey Drive 

The Beginning of the City of Mount Pearl’s Asset Management Journey

 

Steve Kent, City of Mount Pearl

Day One Wrap-up  (Salon B)

Break

Screech-In & Pub Crawl on George Street

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Full Conference Registration: $535 prior to August 1st; $585 onward

One-Day Registration: $325 prior to August 1st; $375 onward

One-Day Workshop: $199

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3:15

1:30

12:00

11:30

11:00

10:30

9:00

Networking Break    -    Sponsored by Assetic

Friday, September 6th

8:15

Breakfast    -    Sponsored by Tract Consulting    -      (Salon A)

Plenary Session   -  (Salon B)  -  Moderated by: Jeff Matthews, GHD

Presentations & Panel Discussion on Climate Change and Asset Management: Amir Ali Khan, Manager Water Rights, Investigations & Modeling Section, Dept. of MA and Env., Province of NL: Climate Change Flood Risk Mapping, Province of NLNeil Dawe, Tract consulting: Conne River, NL Climate Change Adaptation Project; Melanie Irvine, Project Geologist, Natural Resources, Province of NL: Sea-level rise and coastal erosion impacts on NL Towns; Jess Puddister, Municipal Climate Change Advisor, Conservation Corps NL:  Municipal Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment, Resilience Building, and Adaptation Planning                                                                                                     

Stream 1 (Salon A)

Stream 2 (Salon B)

Our Road to Asset Management

Scott Quinn, County of Kings 

Water & Wastewater Infrastructure Management in Inverness County, NS

Kyle MacIntyre & Keith MacDonald, Dillon Consulting

Developing a Facilities Asset Management Plan

Robin Alcorn, City of Moncton 

City of Fredericton Smart City Initiative

Adam Bell, City of Fredericton

Our Road to Asset Management

Scott Quinn, County of Kings 

The Power of our People

Victoria Brooks & Liz Smith-Doucette,

Municipality of the District of Yarmouth, NS

12:30

L U N C H  (Salon A)

Workshop:

Integrating Climate Change into Asset Management Planning

(Salon A) 

Facilitators:

Jess Puddister, NL Conservation Corp & Jeff Matthews, GHD

Workshop:

Engaging your Community in Service & Infrastructure Planning

(Salon B)

 

Facilitator:

Christina Benty, Strategic Leadership Solutions

Conference Wrap-Up  (Salon B)