Webinar Series

Thursday, June 04, 2020 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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NSFM is launching a new Webinar Series June 4. For information, click here.

Municipal Challenges Call for Unique Solutions - Webinar

Thursday, July 30, 2020 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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As Canadian municipalities face major shortfalls due to the COVID-19 pandemic, recovery is top of mind. Join us at 11 a.m. on July 30th to learn how Nova Scotian municipalities can weather the economic storm. Grant Thornton’s Public Sector team will walk you through a series of case studies revealing how municipalities have responded to their unique challenges, and will share practical tips that can provide immediate value as you build your response plan.To register, click here.

Engage NS Webinar

Thursday, August 13, 2020 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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How can the Quality of Life Initiative inform rebuilding in each region of the Province? Join Engage NS CEO Danny Graham at 11 a.m. on August 13 to learn how the opportunities and unique strengths of this province can help inform how to rebuild and recover in a way that improves Nova Scotians' quality of life. To register, click here..

Nova Scotia Main Streets Community Workbook Webinar

Thursday, August 27, 2020 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Join Kieron Hunt and David Paterson, FBM Planning Studio, at 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 27 as they walk through their Nova Scotia Main Streets Community Workbook and provide the tools for fostering vibrant Main Streets throughout Nova Scotia.

They will focus on community-based initiatives in small and rural communities, as well as considerations for government strategies and programs.The work was led by NSFM and FBM Planning Studio, with assistance from the Ecology Action Centre, Develop Nova Scotia, and Nova Scotia Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal. The collaborative team led to a vision for how Main Streets can achieve social, environmental, and economic sustainability. The Workbook contains approaches and policy suggestions based on the challenges and opportunities identified through engagement events in Elmsdale, St. Peter’s and the Town of Westville in February 2020.

To register, click here.

Unconscious Bias Within the Workplace Webinar

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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AMANS and NSFM have partnered with Ashanti Leadership and Development Services to provide a virtual training opportunity on Unconscious Bias Within the Workplace. This session will address Unconscious Bias and identify tools that will support municipalities in addressing barriers to inclusion within the organization and communities. For more information, check out our webinar page.

2020 Virtual AGM

Wednesday, December 02, 2020 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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Media Relations in the New Virtual Landscape

Thursday, February 18, 2021 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Joint webinar by NSFM and AMANS

Thursday, February 18th, 2020 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. via zoom 

Join NATIONAL Public Relations for this 90 minute session. Their media experts will take you through the current media landscape and best practices when conducting media interviews, specifically in the new virtual environment. They will also outline the role of staff in briefing council for media and how to develop and stay on message.  

Facilitator: Tara Wickwire, Associate Vice-President, Marketing and Brand Strategy, NATIONAL Public Relations 

Fee:     Early Bird Registration: $125 prior to February 4th   

$150 after February 4th 

Click HERE to register 

Once you have registered, a calendar appointment with a zoom link for the session will be sent to you.  

Cancellation policy: If you wish to cancel your registration, in order to receive a full refund you must provide an email in writing to  before Monday, February 8, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. Cancellations received after this deadline will be subject to the full fee and substitution only.