News & Updates

2019 CAGFO Conference – Hotel Room Announcement

Our room block at the Sheraton and our extended room block at the Marriott are now both full. We have just created an overflow block at the Hilton, which is right next to the Marriott and part of the same ownership group. The rooms are $299 per night plus taxes and...

Welcome CAGFO’s New Manager of Operations and Member Services

We are thrilled to announce that Anne Stacey will be joining the CAGFO team! Starting as admin support and gradually moving up the ladder to Executive Director, Anne learned how to serve non-profit associations from the bottom up and is keen to identify and deliver on...

Jude Pillainayagam will Lead a Pre-Conference Session

Jude Pillainayagam will be leading a workshop on Asset Management as a part of our pre-conference sessions at the CAGFO National Conference in October. Register here:

New Room Block Now Available

We have filled our original room block at the Vancouver Airport Sheraton and have opened up another block at their sister Marriott Hotel which is right next door and shares the parking lot. These are superior rooms that include free parking and free airport shuttle at...

CAGFO is Hiring

CAGFO is looking for a Manager of Operations and Member Services. Reporting to the Executive Director, this part-time, contract position is responsible for organizing the annual conference, promoting membership, communications with members, supporters and sponsor and...

Ted Graham to speak at National Conference

Ted Graham, Head of Open Innovation of General Motors and author of "The Uber of Everything" will be speaking at our National Conference in Vancouver. We look forward to hearing from him!

Shayne Kavanagh to lead a Pre-Conference Session

Shayne Kavanagh, Senior Manager of Research for GFOA International, will be leading "Financial Policies and Planning: Going to the Next Level with the new GFOA Financial Foundations" as part of our pre-conference sessions in Vancouver.

Circular Procurement Summit

CAGFO encourages its members to consider attending the Circular Procurement Summit, organized by Recycling Council of Ontario. Public sector procurement in Canada is valued at $200 billion annually with 80% taking place at local government levels. Municipal...

PSMW 2019

CAGFO and FMI Canada are both dedicated to supporting Government Finance Officers to get the best training available. We encourage our members to check out this conference offered by FMI in Vancouver in May.

Biography of Jean-François Perrault

Jean-François joined Scotiabank in 2015 as Senior Vice President and Chief Economist. He leads a team of Economists to support Scotiabank’s domestic and international business lines and clients from retail to capital markets, providing Scotiabank’s senior executives,...