Municipal Insurance Association of British Columbia

6th Annual Risk Management Conference

Vancouver, BC
April 20 - 21, 2017

When: April 20 - 21, 2017
Location: Fairmont Waterfront Hotel
900 Canada Place Way
Vancouver, BC
Member Rates
Early Bird Rate
(January 10th - February 10th) - $175.00 per person
Regular Rate (from February 11th - April 7th) - $225.00 per person
Group Rate (from February 11th - April 7th) - $200.00 per person
(2 or more people from the same local government)

Non-Member Rate (from February 11th - April 7th) - $600.00 per person

The conference registration fee includes all conference material on a USB stick (a printed binder with conference materials is available for an additional $50 per person), coffee breaks, breakfast, lunch, and the welcome reception.

Note: Early Bird registration is open to MEMBERS ONLY.
Non-Member registrations will only be accepted from February 11th onwards.
Payment Methods:

VISA and MasterCard payments will be accepted with your online registration. Members may have the cost of their registration deducted directly from their Risk Management Grant Account by selecting this option in the form below

If paying by cheque, please include a copy of your registration confirmation, and make payable to 'Municipal Insurance Association of BC', send to:

#200 - 429 West 2nd Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Y 1E3

Registration Deadline: April 7, 2017
Refund Policy: Full refund up to and including April 7th. No refunds from April 8th onwards unless registration is substituted by someone on the waitlist.
Documents: 2017 MIABC Risk Management Conference Registration Package
Notes: A special rate of $259.00 per night is available at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel until March 20th or until the room block is sold out.  To book your accommodation, please click on the following link: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/miabc2017, call 604-691-1820, or e-mail waterfrontgroups@fairmont.com and quote Block Code 0417MIAB_001. Members now have the option of charging the cost of their accommodation at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel directly to their Risk Management Grant account by selecting this option in the registration form below. Please note that a deposit of one night’s room charge and tax will be processed at the time of booking.


  1. Complete the entire on-line form. Fields marked with * are required. Once the form is complete, click the "Register" button at the bottom of this page.
  2. After clicking "Register", your registration will be confirmed.
  3. After you have registered, refer to the on-screen instructions for your payment options. Payment is accepted by credit card, cheque or through Risk Management Grant Account (MEMBERS ONLY)
If you have questions, please contact Heidi Kriz at 604-449-6347 or hkriz@miabc.org
If you experience any difficulties with this form, please contact CivicInfo BC at 250-383-4898.

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Concurrent Sessions
Please select the Concurrent Sessions you plan to attend:
Thursday, April 20th, 10:45am - 12:00pm
Managing Risk of Local Government Flood Claims
Good Risk Management Can Include Taking Responsibility
Basic Principles of the Law of Tendering and Litigation Risks for Municipal Procurement Departments
Not Attending
Thursday, April 20th, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Documentation and the Public Works Department
Design and Professional Letters of Assurance
Fraud Prevention
Not Attending
Thursday, April 20th, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Small Local Government Think Tank
Regional District Think Tank
Getting Buy-in for Your Risk Management Program
Not Attending
Friday, April 21st, 10:45am - 12:00pm
Parks and Recreation Think Tank
Public Works Think Tank
Implementation of the Revised Core Building Bylaw
Not Attending
Friday, April 21st, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Everything You Wanted to Know About Claimants but Were Afraid to Ask
Municipal Infrastructure Projects Crossing Federal or Provincial Railway Lines: An Overview of Relevant Law and Issues
Growing Risk - Managing Municipal Liability and Trees
Not Attending
Friday, April 21st, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Eyes Wide Open - Loss Control Inspections
Cyberstupidity - The Enemy Within
Ask a Lawyer
Not Attending
Payment Information
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Need Assistance?

Please contact the Event Administrator.

Heidi Kriz
Phone: 604-449-6347
Email: hkriz@miabc.org