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2018 AMEA (Alberta Municipal Enforcement) Conference

Post by Kevin_Heerema » 11 Apr 2018, 16:26

Hi all,
As most of you should already know the 2018 AMEA (Alberta Municipal Enforcement Association) conference is just around the corner, May 1 - 4 in Red Deer.
Here are the links for the courses being offered and the registration sheet.

Signup sheet:
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1hkZKp ... YeAlTE9nuE

Detailed course info:
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1pZr8o ... gcJwrYF56b

See you in Red Deer!
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Re: 2018 AMEA (Alberta Municipal Enforcement) Conference

Post by Kevin_Heerema » 18 Apr 2018, 11:23

From AMEA - "Only 2 weeks away now."

https://www.dropbox.com/s/2ffsupznuhjc6 ... 9.pdf?dl=0

The AMEA 2018 Conference is now just two weeks away. If you haven't registered already, there's still time. Our conference is a great opportunity to:

Meet your fellow association members from across the Province
Study valuable topics in the field of Municipal Enforcement
Run for a spot on the Executive at our annual general meeting.

This year's conference features courses on emergency preparedness as a Municipal Enforcement Officer. This includes:

Emergency Management (agency & self)
Train Derailments
Reuniting evacuees with their pets
Livestock considerations

In addition to that, our lineup of Round Table Presenters on Wednesday May 2 has been finalized. Here is the complete list:

Round Table Presenters 2018http://amea. ... mation#584

Moving to the later part of the week, we feature sessions on:

Cannabis Legalization
Off-Highway Vehicle Facilitators Course
Updates from SOLGEN on certifications and training
An in-depth report on the Rod Lazenby Fatality Inquiry
Stolen autos, chop shops and illegal drug operations (identification, reporting and officer safety)

There will also be an Industry Trade Show on Wednesday May 2. Come check out the latest products and services related to Municipal Law Enforcement. Here is an up-to-date list of the vendors: Trade Show Vendors 2018 http://amea.ca ... conference


Our candidate for Excellence in Municipal Enforcement has been selected for 2018 and the award will be presented at our banquet dinner on May 3. Details will be posted on our Facebook page for those who can't attend the conference.

We're still looking for a candidate for our Leadership Award. The criteria for this award is:

1. This award can be presented to an individual, association, agency or municipality for creation, implementation of an outstanding or innovative program to educate or serve the public in the field of law enforcement.

2. The recognized program will provide leadership to other municipalities/counties to follow.

3. Set a new standard for the manner in which an organization conducts its business in law enforcement.

If you think you know an individual, association, agency or municipality that should receive our Leadership Award for 2018, please let us know by submitting the following form:

Award Nomination Form http://docs.wixs ... ac134a.pdf

Executive Elections:

This year the following positions will be open for election:


Serving on the AMEA Executive is a rewarding opportunity and a great way to help give back to our profession of Municipal Enforcement. For more information on these positions, please contact us directly:

Executive Contact List http://www.amea.ca/faq

Detailed descriptions of the duties for executive members are available in our Constitution:

AMEA Constitution http://docs.wixstatic ... 07ea0d.pdf

Can't attend the Annual General Meeting but still want to run for a position? Don't worry, you can teleconference. Let us know which position you want to run for and we'll call you during the AGM.

That's all for now, as always feel free to contact us with any questions or feedback. Hopefully we will see many of you in May.

Brendan Bolstad
AMEA Membership Officer
Alberta Municipal Enforcement Association
Box 697
Edmonton, Alberta
T5J 2L4
Work line: 780 442 7190
AACPO Central Zone Rep / Site Admin

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