Events

Community Hubs -related events are happening all across Ontario.


Webinar: Introduction to the Ontario Community Hubs Resource Network

Various dates | Online event

Launched on May 1, 2017, CommunityHubsOntario.ca is a centralized online source for tools and resources to support groups throughout the province that are working in, or planning for, a community hub.

In this one hour session, Community Hubs Resource Network staff will provide an introduction to CommunityHubsOntario.ca and demonstrate key elements of the website including:

  • Current tools and resources available
  • Sign up function for members to connect with others, share experience and expertise
  • The Community Hubs Mapper, a GIS tool that will help prospective community hubs with their planning
  • Future resources, tools and features planned for the near future

Please note that this webinar will be delivered in English only.

Dates:

Webinar #1: Tuesday, September 12/17 from 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Webinar #2: Thursday, October 12/17 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
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Webinar #3: Tuesday, November 7, 2017 from 1:30 – 2:30 pm
Register for Webinar #3

Webinar #4: Tuesday, December 5, 2017 from 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register for Webinar #4


GIS Webinars: Introduction to the CommunityHubsOntario.ca Community Mapper Tool

Various dates | Online event

The Community Hubs Mapper is a web-based geographic information systems (GIS) tool that provides users with demographic data, vulnerability data, SES data, infrastructure information and analytics to help users understand the needs of their communities.

The Mapper will help you find and use important information about your community, which may help you in planning for or operating your community hub. In this one hour session, Brian Mosley, GIS Specialist with the KFL&A Health Informatics Unit, will provide an introduction to the Community Mapper and go through the basic uses of the tool. The session is designed for beginners – please feel free to join us even if you have no experience with GIS tools.

The webinar will take place August 16, 2017, from 3:00 to 4:00pm and will cover the following topics:

  • The benefits to using the Mapper for Community Hubs (assessing feasibility & developing a business case)
  • The current data layers available in the Mapper
  • What features and functionality are to be added in the near future.

Dates:

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 from 1-2 pm

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Monday, October 23, 2017 from 2-3 pm

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 from 10:30 – 11:30 am

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AMO Conference

The annual Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) conference is taking place in Ottawa this year, from August 13 to 16.  The Government of Ontario’s Community Hubs Division will be on site with a booth in the Exhibitor Area on Sunday, August 13 and Monday, August 14.

Stop by and meet the team, take a tour of the CommunityHubsOntario.ca website and learn more about the recently announced Surplus Property Transition Initiative.


GIS Webinar #3: Introduction to the CommunityHubsOntario.ca Community Mapper Tool

16 August 2017 | Online event

This is a repeat of webinar #1 & 2.
The Community Hubs Mapper is a web-based geographic information systems (GIS) tool that provides users with demographic data, vulnerability data, SES data, infrastructure information and analytics to help users understand the needs of their communities.

The Mapper will help you find and use important information about your community, which may help you in planning for or operating your community hub. In this one hour session, Brian Mosley, GIS Specialist with the KFL&A Health Informatics Unit, will provide an introduction to the Community Mapper and go through the basic uses of the tool. The session is designed for beginners – please feel free to join us even if you have no experience with GIS tools.

The webinar will take place August 16, 2017, from 3:00 to 4:00pm and will cover the following topics:

  • The benefits to using the Mapper for Community Hubs (assessing feasibility & developing a business case)
  • The current data layers available in the Mapper
  • What features and functionality are to be added in the near future.

Register for this event


GIS Webinar #2: Introduction to the CommunityHubsOntario.ca Community Mapper Tool

13 July 2017, 3:00-4:00 PM | Online event

This is a repeat of webinar #1.

The Community Hubs Mapper is a web-based geographic information systems (GIS) tool that provides users with demographic data, vulnerability data, SES data, infrastructure information and analytics to help users understand the needs of their communities.

The Mapper will help you find and use important information about your community, which may help you in planning for or operating your community hub. In this one hour session, Brian Mosley, GIS Specialist with the KFL&A Health Informatics Unit, will provide an introduction to the Community Mapper and go through the basic uses of the tool. The session is designed for beginners – please feel free to join us even if you have no experience with GIS tools.

The webinar will take place July 13, 2017, from 3:00 to 4:00pm and will cover the following topics:

  • The benefits to using the Mapper for Community Hubs (assessing feasibility & developing a business case)
  • The current data layers available in the Mapper
  • What features and functionality are to be added in the near future.

GIS Webinar #1: Introduction to the CommunityHubsOntario.ca Community Mapper Tool

28 June 2017 | Online event
The Community Hubs Mapper is a web-based geographic information systems (GIS) tool that provides users with demographic data, vulnerability data, SES data, infrastructure information and analytics to help users understand the needs of their communities.

The Mapper will help you find and use important information about your community, which may help you in planning for or operating your community hub. In this one hour session, Brian Mosley, GIS Specialist with the KFL&A Health Informatics Unit, will provide an introduction to the Community Mapper and go through the basic uses of the tool. The session is designed for beginners – please feel free to join us even if you have no experience with GIS tools.

The webinar will take place June 28, 2017, from 3:00 to 4:00pm and will cover the following topics:

  • The benefits to using the Mapper for Community Hubs (assessing feasibility & developing a business case)
  • The current data layers available in the Mapper
  • What features and functionality are to be added in the near future.