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FONOM Conference

2023 FONOM Northeastern Municipal Conference 

The Town of Parry Sound is hosting the 2023 Federation of Northern Ontario Municipalities (FONOM) conference May 8 - 10, 2023.

The 2023 conference theme is Connecting the North 

Delegate Registration Form 

Exhibitor Registration Form 

Sponsorship Form

Online registration is now open. A limited number of spaces will be available for walk-ins.

The full delegate package includes: 
Meals, the welcome reception and one banquet ticket, access to the trade show and all sessions/workshops.
(Earlybird Fee: $400+HST. After April 7th, $440+HST)

One day packages include:

Monday May 8
Lunch and afternoon break, access to the welcome reception and tradeshow as well as all sessions/workshops held on Wednesday.
(Earlybird Fee: $180+HST. After April 7th, $210+HST)

Tuesday May 9

Breakfast, lunch and breaks, access to the tradeshow as well as all sessions/workshops held on Thursday.
(Does not include a banquet ticket)
(Earlybird Fee: $190+HST. After April 7th, $220+HST)

Wednesday May 10

Breakfast, lunch and morning break, access to the FONOM Annual Business Meeting and the Ministers' Forum.
(Earlybird Fee: $180+HST. After April 7th, $210+HST)

If you would prefer to register using a paper form with payment by cheque please use the Delegate Registration Form
or e-transfer to use FONOM Conference Registration in notes/comments.

For the 2023 conference exhibitor space is now CLOSED. Exhibitor spaces will be located adjacent to the main hall and breakout rooms alongside where the buffet will be located allowing great opportunities to connect with delegates. Space is also available in Prelude and Festival Room. Please see the floor plan for booth layout.

The trade show opens May 8th at 11:00am and closes May 9th at 4:30pm.

Exhibitor spaces are currently CLOSED.  To reserve a space please email Navi

This is your opportunity to reach Northern Ontario municipal politicians, senior municipal and government staff. Participation in the FONOM-MMA Conference as a sponsor is a great opportunity for suppliers, vendors and professionals to reach our delegates and showcase your goods and services while supporting Northern Ontario.

See the sponsorship form for more information on the available sponsorships and their benefits.


For more information on the various opportunities to promote your business email Vlad or call (705) 746-2101x231

Platinum Sponsors

Intact public entities

Gold Sponsors




Blocks of rooms have been booked at the following hotels:


2 Pine Dr., Parry Sound, On 
Phone: (705)-996-4144
Ask for FONOM rate:
2 Queens - $149.00 +tax
2 Queens + Sofa Bed - $174.99+tax 

Comfort Inn
120 Bowes Street, Parry Sound
Phone: (705) 746-6221
Ask for the FONOM rate of $125.00 +tax per room.

Parry Sound Inn and Suites
292 Louisa Street, Parry Sound
Phone: (705) 746-2700
Ask for the FONOM rates:
1 Queen - $110 +tax
1 Queen with pull-out sofa - $120 +tax
2 Queen - $120 +tax
1 Queen Suite with pull out sofa - $150 +tax

Other accommodations are available in the area including Bed and Breakfasts, Hotels and Motels please see our accommodations map for more information.

The 2023 Conference will be held in the Town of Parry Sound. All conference activities will take place at the Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts.

For questions regarding the conference including registration please contact:
Navi Bhagla
Town of Parry Sound
(705) 746-2101
Email Navi

For questions regarding sponsorship please contact:
Vladimir Shehovtsov
Town of Parry Sound
(705) 746-2101
Email Vlad

For questions related to FONOM and the annual general meeting please contact:
Mac Bain 
Federation of Northern Ontario Municipalities
(705) 567-9361 x 258