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PSMW - Public Sector Financial Management Workshop 2024

Innovation, cybersecurity, fraud, economics, ethics, HR challenges, First Nations governance, mental health and wellness, leadership, and many others are among the top areas facing a fast-changing public sector today. Stay up-to-date on what leading organizations are doing to address them and how the future of public service at varying levels will be impacted. Come prepared to ask questions of industry experts, network with sponsors and other professionals, and learn more about best practices in the field of financial management!

Hosted by Financial Management Institute’s Victoria Chapter, this nationally recognized event will be held in-person in the picturesque city of Victoria, British Columbia at the Conference Centre, May 28 – 29, 2024. A social reception will be held on May 28th shortly after the day’s event concludes (requires separate registration. Venue and pricing TBA).

This highly-anticipated workshop will provide two exceptional learning days, including a mix of plenary sessions, networking opportunities, and keynote presentations. This event will bring together 250+ public sector delegates from all levels of government from across the country to share ideas, network, and learn from respected leaders and subject matter experts.


Your ALL ACCESS PASS includes:

  •  2 days of inspiring sessions with leading experts
  •  Earn up to 13 hours of credits towards your CPD certification,
    (final CPD to be confirmed closer to event time)
  •  Breakfast, lunch, and refreshments on event days
  • Opportunities to participate in networking activities throughout the days
Check out the full agenda here

Who Should

PSMW Attracts a wide range of Public Sector Professionals from the First Nation, Municipal, Provincial and Federal levels of Government.

  • Anyone at any level with financial, accounting, procurement or audit responsibility in the public sector, such as:
  • Public Sector CFOs, CIOs, HROs and Chief Auditors and any of their staff
  • Accountants/Auditors
  • Comptrollers & Treasurers
  • Program Managers/Directors
  • Public Sector Leaders – Deputy and Assistant Deputy Ministers, Executive Directors
  • Financial Management Staff
  • Policy Analysts/Managers/Directors
  • Those involved in financial IT transformation projects
  • Supervisors, Managers, Directors with budgetary responsibilities
  • CPA, CIA or CFE designation holders

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Why Attend

Two-Days Assured to Challenge, Inspire, and Motivate

  • Two-Days assured to challenge your thoughts and provoke questions in the dynamic field of financial management.
  • Earn up to 13 hours of credits towards CPD Certification (final number to be confirmed).
  • Get inspired by passionate, engaging speakers.
  • Obtain important insights into the latest challenges that public sector professionals need to be aware of.
  • Hear coaching strategies on building confidence and performance to unlock our full potentials.
  • Be in-the-know regarding new and upcoming Public Sector Accounting Standard changes.
  • Discover trending ethics, fraud, and cyber security hot topics to reflect on best practices in our workplace.
  • Come away with important new perspectives that better equip us to deal with public sector developments.
  • Take advantage of psychological behaviour tips to improve resiliency and tackle mental health challenges.
  • Build your network and learn from subject matter experts and like-minded public sector professionals from across the country.
  • Take the time to enjoy the finest sceneries Canada’s Garden City has to offer!

FMI Victoria

A Special Thank You

The Financial Management Institute wants to acknowledge and thank the Victoria Chapter for organizing and hosting PSMW 2024. This active chapter provides regular, regional events focusing on financial management issues that impact all levels of government.

Meet the program planning committee

  • Neil Philadelphia – President
  • Albert Law – Vice President & Treasurer
  • Busola Fagbebe – Secretary
  • Cheryl Fletcher – Past President
  • Derek Cockburn – Director at Large
  • Adam Taylor – Director at Large
  • Jason Stevenson – Director at Large
  • Raman Dale – Director at Large
  • Vincent Lee – Director at Large


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