MISA Ontario 2019 Annual Conference and Trade Show Conference Program Overview

 

The 40th MISA Ontario Annual Conference & Trade Show will be held at the Scotiabank Convention Centre from June 2 - 5, 2019 in beautiful Niagara Falls, Ontario. The MISA Ontario conference is an annual milestone of progress for municipal IT professionals and managers, and the companies that work with them.

To get a full description of each of the sessions and register, please visit our event site. 

Time
Program
10:00am-4:00pm
Registration
Marriott on the Falls Hotel Lobby
11:30am-5:00pm
Golf Tournament
11:30am - Shuttle pick up at the hotel; 12PM Shot Gun Start
12:00pm-4:00pm
Alternate Activity – Lunch, Trius & Gretzky winery tours
Shuttle pick up at the hotel; Lunch served at event
1:00pm-5:00pm
Trade Show/Exhibit Set Up
Scotiabank Convention Centre
10:00am-4:00pm
First Timers Reception
7:00pm-10:00pm
Welcome Reception and Dinner
Queen Victoria Place
Shuttle service to and from hotel will be available
10:00pm-1:00am
Hospitality Suite - 80s Night
Time
Program
7:30am-4:00pm
Registration
Scotiabank Convention Centre
7:30am-9:00am
Breakfast
Scotiabank Convention Centre
8:00am-4:00pm
Trade Show
Scotiabank Convention Centre
8:15am – 9:00am
MISA ONTARIO ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Scotiabank Convention Centre
9:00am-9:15am
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Welcome from Niagara Municipalities/Diamond Sponsor AGM
Scotiabank Convention Centre
9:15am – 10:00am
Keynote Speaker: Sarah McVanel, Recognition Expert
The Exponential Power of Recognition: Love Your Job & Reject Burnout!
Scotiabank Convention Centre
10:00am-11:00am
Open Mic & Trade Show; Coffee Break
Scotiabank Convention Centre
11:00am-12:00pm
Top Municipal Excellence Awards Presentations & People’s Choice Award Voting
Scotiabank Convention Centre
12:00pm-1:00pm
Lunch and Trade Show
Scotiabank Convention Centre
1:15pm-2:00pm
Street Smart City – Planning, Measuring & Evaluating Success
  • Info-Tech Research Group
Municipal Collaboration with Colleges & Universities
  • Municipality of Chatham-Kent & Riipen
No Paper! No Station Visits! A New Way to Manage Paid Duty Applications
  • Halton Regional Police Services & eSolutions Group
2:15pm-3:00pm
Legal Challenges of the Smart City, Autonomous & Connected Technologies
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
It’s All About the BASE… (InfoBase & PartnerBase)
  • City of Barrie
  • MISA Ontario
Property Service WORKS Solution: Transforming Municipal Property Management
  • ESRI Canada
  • County of Lennox and Addington
3:00pm-3:30pm
Trade Show and Afternoon Break
Scotiabank Convention Centre
3:45pm-4:30pm
Keynote Speakers: Honey Dacanay Senior Manager/Executive Lead, Standards & Governance Ontario Digital Service, Government of Ontario & Sameer Vasta Ontario Digital Service Lead, Employee Experience
TBA
6:30pm-10:00pm
Awards Reception and Dinner
Scotiabank Convention Centre
10:00pm-1:00am
Hospitality Suite - CircuIT Circus
Time
Program
7:30am-9:00am
Breakfast
Scotiabank Convention Centre
7:30am-4:00pm
Registration
Scotiabank Convention Centre
8:00am-4:15pm
Trade Show
Scotiabank Convention Centre
8:45am-9:00am
Opening Remarks
Scotiabank Convention Centre
9:00am-10:00am
Keynote Speaker: David Chilton, Wealthy Barber Returns Author, Former ‘Dragon’ on CBC’s Dragon’s Den
A Truly Unique Perspective
Scotiabank Convention Centres
10:00am-11:00am
Trade Show and Morning Break
Scotiabank Convention Centre
11:00am-11:45am
The Essential Components of Your Smart City Strategy & Roadmap
  • Gartner Canada
Managing & Securing Sensitive Data: From Start to Finish
  • City of Guelph
Transportation Network Co - Designing Software for Municipal Regulations
  • City of Mississauga
12:00am-1:00pm
Lunch; Trade Show
Scotiabank Convention Centre
1:00pm-1:45pm
Prepping Your City for AI – Does Alexa/Google Understand Your Site?
  • City of Guelph & Schema App
  • Speaker Name Two
Microsoft Info Protection & Governance – Helping you meet your Security, Privacy & Compliance Obligations
  • Microsoft Canada
Innovative Cloud Solutions Connecting eProcurement with Design & Construction
  • Builterra
  • eSolutions Group
2:00pm-2:45pm
Digital Accessibility TO the Power of Enablement
  • City of Toronto
Panel: How Municipalities are Cutting Costs & Improving Engagement Through Cut-The-Cord Transformations
  • Rogers
  • TBA
  • TBA
Next Generation 9-1-1! Are you ready?
  • The Fox Group
3:00pm-4:00pm
Trade Show; Afternoon Break – Cocktails, Raffle and Prize Distribution
Scotiabank Convention Centre
4:15pm-5:30pm
Trade Show Tear Down
Scotiabank Convention Centre
5:30pm-10:00pm
Off-site activity and Evening Reception and Dinner
Elements on the Falls & Journey Behind the Falls
Shuttle service to and from hotel will be available
10:00pm-1:00am
Hospitality Suite - Karaoke
Time
Program
8:00am-9:00am
Breakfast
Scotiabank Convention Centre
9:00am-10:00am
Keynote or Plenary/Panel Session
9:00am-9:45am
Revitalizing IT: Delivery of a Municipal “Dev Ops” Solution
  • Town of Whitby
Open Hamilton - City of Hamilton's Open Data Journey
  • City of Hamilton
YorkTrax – a Workflow Based Development Tracking Solution
  • The Regional Municipality of York
10:00am-10:45am
Panel: Citizen’s Online Engagement Solutions
  • City of Niagara Falls
  • City of St. Catharines
Panel: AMO’s Digital Toolkit
  • Association of Municipalities of Ontario
  • United Counties of Prescott & Russell
Stratford’s Smart Parking Project
  • City of Stratford
10:45am-11:00am
Morning Break
Scotiabank Convention Centre
11:00am-11:45am
Panel: To Hack & Back – A Cyber Nightmare | Town of Wasaga Beach, OPP CyberCrime Unit, Hexigent Consulting
Scotiabank Convention Centre
11:45am-12:00pm
Closing Remarks; Charity Presentation; Lunch (to go) Pick Up
Scotiabank Convention Centre