Upcoming Events

  • May 22, 2024

    Public Sector Innovation Show – Atlantic Canada
    The public sector in Atlantic Canada has been on a remarkable journey of innovation, continuously striving to provide improved services to its citizens. Yet, as individuals become accustomed to the convenience of digital tools in their everyday lives, the public sector faces the challenge of matching these experiences and, crucially, ensuring trust and security in service delivery. Our upcoming conference offers a dynamic platform where innovation, digital strategies, and the seamless integration of technology come together to redefine the landscape of the public sector.
  • May 27, 2024

    Open Gov Week 2024
    As the world faces a host of crises, join hundreds of reformers around the world – in government and civil society – who are working to make their communities stronger, more open, participatory, inclusive, and accountable. We have a challenge before us. A challenge for the open government community to rise up, raise the ambition of open government initiatives, and collectively meet the moment. That’s why OGP launched the Open Gov Challenge. For a week in May, let us come together to accelerate solutions to the most pressing problems in 10 policy areas.
  • June 2, 2024

    2024 MISA Ontario Annual Conference and Trade Show
    Connect with technology-driven government professionals and industry experts and unlock your potential at Canada's top municipal IT-focused conference at the stunning Fallsview Casino Resort in Niagara Falls. Please contact Alecia Selinger, Manager, Sponsorship and Event at alecia@misa.on.ca for sponsorship, trade show and registration inquires.
  • June 4, 2024

    Data Management & Analytics Roadshow 2024 (Victoria | Edmonton | Ottawa | Toronto)
    (June 4 - 25) In the ever-evolving landscape of data and analytics, this conference stands as a beacon for industry leaders, professionals, and innovators seeking to navigate the complexities of today’s information age. Discussions will unravel the paramount importance of data governance, efficient data management, and the strategic application of AI.
  • June 5, 2024

    Public Sector Innovation Show – Manitoba
    Driving Digital Change for a Transformational Shift in Manitoba’s Public Sector. Join this not to be missed event and delve into the latest trends and emerging technologies that are shaping the government in Manitoba today. From cutting-edge solutions to transformative strategies, our panel of speakers and experts will explore the dynamic intersection of technology and public service in the year 2024.
  • June 6, 2024

    GovTechON — Briefing Event
    Future Frontiers: Navigating Citizen Experience in the Era of Cyber Security, Artificial Intelligence, and Digital Trust. Co-host Mohammad Qureshi, Corporate CIO and Associate Deputy Minister, along with additional CIO presenters will provide key updates on the following: Citizen Experience; Cybersecurity; Digital Trust and Artificial Intelligence There will also be a moderated Q&A with audience participation as well as a networking reception.
  • June 18, 2024

    MISA Canada Executive Summit 2024 is being held at the Prince of Wales Hotel in Niagara on the Lake on June 18-20, 2024. Heads of municipal IT departments across Canada are welcome to attend the Executive Summit.
  • June 24, 2024

    Global Government Finance Summit
    The Global Government Finance Summit is a unique event that each year brings together Permanent Secretary-level civil servants from finance ministries around the world. Delegates discuss their domestic financial and regulatory challenges; issues facing governments around the globe. Exploring potential solutions, senior level participants take advantage of this confidential and informal space to share their experiences, concerns and opportunities.
  • June 25, 2024

    2024 Excite Summit — Advancing Digital Trust
    Join the EXCITE Community – EXCITE Annual Summit on June 25 & 26 in Toronto Ready to shape the future of digital trust in Canada? The EXCITE 2024 Annual Summit is where ideas ignite and collaborations are born!
  • June 26, 2024

    Public Sector Innovation Show – Saskatchewan
    Innovation for Successful Citizen-Focused Outcomes. Public Sector Innovation Show Saskatchewan is a one-day, in-person event designed to help you address current public sector challenges and discover solutions offered, best practices and strategies. This summit will bring public sector leaders, innovators, and policymakers, all under one roof, to explore the potential of technology in mitigating modern challenges.
  • September 10, 2024

    Public Sector Innovation Show – Ontario
    From Innovation to Impact: Building a Better Tomorrow. With a focus on strategic goals, Ontario confronts contemporary challenges with advanced solutions, pushing the boundaries of digital governance, data analytics, and breakthrough technologies. This relentless pursuit of excellence paves the way for a transformative tomorrow, anchored in cooperative endeavors and unparalleled creativity.
  • September 19, 2024

    Global Government Forum — Public Service Data Live
    Many governments have identified improved use of data as key to better public services. Innovations include a presumption in favour of openness, a requirement to share data across departments, data inventories to ensure government knows what data exists, where it is stored, and how it can be accessed, and increased use of data visualisation to help ministers and officials understand in real time the latest evidence underpinning decisions. Hosted by Simon Case, Cabinet Secretary and Head of the Civil Service, Public Service Data Live brings together UK civil servants to share insight and to provide practical advice and skills to improve how data is used across government – and the wider public sector.
  • October 9, 2024

    Public Sector Innovation Show – Alberta
    Building a Future-Ready Public Service in Alberta. Now is the time to share, grow, and connect on all things technology and innovation to ensure that across Alberta’s government, there is a collaborative and dynamic workforce being fostered. Impactful and values-driven partnerships and development opportunities that prioritize innovation will ensure positive outcomes across the public sector.
  • October 10, 2024

    FWD50 2024 annual fall conference
    The Call for Proposals for our annual FWD50 2024 fall conference is officially open—Please read everything below carefully before submitting your proposal. Following the closing of the CFP, our incredible Advisory Board will review the submissions to help us select what talks get to take the stage. We will notify all selected and rejected applicants in September.
  • October 21, 2024

    Global Government Forum — AccelerateGOV
    AccelerateGOV is an international, interdisciplinary conference on digitalization and transformation, serving all those public service leaders with an interest in digital agendas and programs Hosted by the Government of Canada and featuring speakers from the Digital Summit – an annual gathering of national digital leaders – the event will provide insights, ideas and explanations for leaders in fields including policy, HR, finance, legal, commercial, research and operational delivery, alongside the core audience of digital and data specialists.
  • October 21, 2024

    PUBLIC SECTOR CONFERENCE — Shaping the future
    Public Sector Conference. Gain more knowledge. Add more value. Public sector finance professionals are witnessing major transformation within their field. Are you ready for the change? This year’s conference increase your odds of success with two rigorous days of engagement on today’s most pressing issues, including leadership, technology, innovation, ethics, sustainability, PSAB updates, management accounting and beyond.
  • October 28, 2024

    2024 MISA Ontario InfoSec Conference and Trade Show
    This unique event is your opportunity to connect directly with municipal IT professionals to glean specific knowledge on cybersecurity issues, hear about trends, review case studies and share creative solutions with industry experts. Stay tuned for details!
  • November 10, 2024

    FWD50 2024 annual fall conference
    The Call for Proposals for our annual FWD50 2024 fall conference is officially open—Please read everything below carefully before submitting your proposal. Following the closing of the CFP, our incredible Advisory Board will review the submissions to help us select what talks get to take the stage. We will notify all selected and rejected applicants in September.
  • February 3, 2025

    Public Sector Innovation Show – Federal (DATE TO BE CONFIRMED)
    Our Public Sector Innovation Show Federal, brings together trailblazers and decision-makers to unlock the potential of innovation within the public sector. Discover the latest breakthroughs, explore transformative ideas, and exchange insights that will shape a stronger, more resilient Canada.