FOCA 2020 AGM & Spring Seminar for Lake Associations

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“Keeping the Focus on Waterfront Ontario” – the 2020 FOCA AGM & Spring Seminar for Lake Associations

When: Saturday, March 7, 2020 (9am-3pm; AGM at 10am)

Where: NEW LOCATIONBayview Golf & Country Club, Thornhill

Event Sponsor:

logo: Hydro One

Attend the in-person event (includes buffet lunch):

$60 per FOCA member / $75 per person for others

Or, participate by webinar – join for one or all sessions:

$30 per FOCA Member / $45 for others

Webinar notes: you will be able to see and hear the day’s presentations from 9am to 3pm. To get the most out of the webinar experience, you will need a digital device (computer/tablet) with good sound output, and will want to have high-speed Internet available on the day of the event. FOCA is working with a new third-party AV company to assist with the technical aspects of the webinar to secure audio and video quality.

About the Event:

The FOCA AGM & Spring Seminar is filled with important and timely updates related to waterfront Ontario. The day’s topics will include:

“I came to the FOCA AGM and loved it. If I knew how great it was I’d have volunteered to attend way sooner!” Jan V., FOCA association member
  • keeping an eye on Ontario’s waters: citizen science and environmental hot topics such as winter road salt impacts on our waterways, and aquatic invaders (Eurasian Watermilfoil and Starry Stonewort)
  • updates on FOCA’s current policy files and top priorities (status of the Seasonal Class of electricity customers; MPAC property re-assessment year…)
  • the Annual General Meeting of Members (official notice of business to be conducted was circulated to members on February 6, 2020)
  • presentation of the FOCA Achievement Award to a member lake association
  • Associations in Action: how to do good things and stay out of trouble – risk management tips!

Special Guest: Andrea Khanjin, Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks

Download the Event Agenda, including speakers (PDF, 1 page)

FOCA materials

Top reasons to attend this event:

  • to network with other lake association peers and partners
  • to learn about current issues and emerging priorities
  • to represent your lake association in the AGM voting
  • to connect with services and resources available to FOCA members from our corporate sponsors and partners
  • to collect materials and resources for your association.

See you there!

Michelle LewinFOCA 2020 AGM & Spring Seminar for Lake Associations