AAOM 2018 Conference Report Submitted by Marc Connelly, Conference Chair The 62nd Annual Professional Development Conference of the Association of Assessing Officers of Manitoba was held on May 9th and 10th, 2018 at the Best Western Plus Airport Hotel in Winnipeg. The theme of the 2018 Conference was “The […]
The 62nd Conference of the AAOM We are looking forward to seeing the assessment community come together at our 62nd Conference which is coming up in just a few weeks. The deadline for registration is Wednesday, April 25th. The conference information is below. AAOM 2018 Conference AAOM Conference Seminars […]
Membership News Welcome to new member Melanie Cobb from Provincial Assessment Services in Morden who joined the AAOM in September 2017. More Retirements! Blaine Fallis did not renew his membership in the AAOM for 2018 as he will be retiring early in the year. Blaine is from Assessment Services […]
Rick Sherrin, our Resident Expert had to give up the job of Web Master, which also involved the News Blasts. The AAOM thanks Rick for his service for the past several years! His knowledge and input were invaluable. Thanks to Jennifer Martens, AAOM’s VP and the Chair of the Public […]
Report: SAAA Annual Conference 2017 September 13-15, 2017 Shirley Bomak and Jennifer Brandt After an afternoon drive up in Grandview Manitoba, I spent the night at Shirley’s home. We left early the next the morning for the conference in Sasktatoon, Saskatchewan, arriving in great time, we were able to check […]
The Ontario Chapter of the IAAO is pleased to announce a learning event…
Upcoming fall event hosted by the Institute of Municipal Assessors…
Membership News for August
Congratulations to our newest AAM designees; The association welcomes new members; Committees and Board appointments are announced; and a presentation to AAOM Past-President Michael Cortvriendt
It was before the crack of dawn on Tuesday, September 27th that Shirley Bomak and I headed down the highway to the big City of Regina for the Saskatchewan Assessment Appraisers Association 14th Annual Workshop and AGM. Arriving just in time for lunch, we were greeted by the kind SAAA […]
The 2017 Annual Professional Development Conference has been scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday May 10th and 11th, 2017…
Congratulations to the latest AAM Designates: Michael Boyle (AAM #232) – Provincial Assessment Services – Accredited June 23, 2016 Ariel Jentsch (AAM #233) – City of Winnipeg Assessment & Taxation Dept. – Accredited Sept. 14, 2016 New Member: Welcome to Clayton Diachun who joined the AAOM in October 2016. (City […]
A New Voluntary Recertification Cycle began on January 1, 2016 with zero credits for all AAM members. Cycle has changed from 4 years to 3 years and 20 credits will still be needed to recertify.
Details about the 2016 Conference
Retirement Congratulations, Norm Babiuk, AAM on his retirement from the City Assessment & Taxation Department on Jan. 4. Norm was a member of the AAOM for 26 years. Best of luck in your future endeavours, Norm. Appointment Congratulations, Lloyd Funk, AAM on his appointment to the position of Director […]
AAOM Vice-President Mirek Frolek reports on his visit to the 2015 North Central Regional Association of Assessing Officers (NCRAAO) Conference in the Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin.
Chalk up another victory for the digital age. ComFree,the sell-it-yourself company created in 1997, has ceased publication of their monthly listings magazine-Homes. This is no reflection on business volume. In a time when some homeowners are selling on Kijiji, most shoppers have probably being using the ComFree website. The company […]
Once again, January brings the annual shock from the West Coast. The B.C. Assessment Authority has released their list for 2016 of the top valued home assessments in the province . As always, it is hair-raising viewing. The Vancouver Sun reports that as many as 55,000 British Columbia homeowners are […]
The City of Prince Albert has posted a bulletin for the position of Assessment Appraiser. Qualified applicants should submit their application online at www.citypa.ca by Friday, January 22, 2016.
AAOM’s 60th anniversary Conference is set for Wednesday & Thursday, May 4 & 5, 2016. The AAOM is returning to the Best Western Plus, 1715 Wellington Avenue in Winnipeg. More details TBA in the new year.
The AAOM Executive Council extends best wishes to all members for a safe and joyous holiday season and a happy and healthy 2016.