Webinars / Presentations

Catch up on missed live webinars, refresh your memory, or just learn about our other programs by clicking on any of the free videos posted here. This page is updated with each new webinar, so visit regularly.


Municipal Group Buying Program - Procurement

Cooperative purchasing is new to many Ontario municipalities, especially when considering by-laws, trade agreements, and internal procurement processes. Find answers to common procurement questions from our Municipal Group Buying Program. 

April 30, 2020

Municipal Group Buying Program - Capital Purchasing/Sourcewell

All products under our Capital Purchasing offering are procured through Sourcewell, North America’s trusted leader in municipal cooperative procurement. Find out about their processes and how your municipality can take advantage of national contracts on hundreds of pre-qualified products.

April 8, 2020

Municipal Group Buying Program - Grainger Facility MRO

Grainger is Canada’s largest distributor of maintenance, repair, and operations supplies. Find out how you can take advantage of a huge selection of brand-name products from the world’s top manufacturers, and an exclusive private-label offering.

March 25, 2020

Municipal Group Buying Program - Tire Offering

The Tire offering helps municipalities save on one of their most common equipment expenses. Selected vendors include Kal Tire and Tirecraft for installation and service, and Michelin and Goodyear for tire supply.

March 11, 2020

Municipal Group Buying Program - Valley Blades Ground Engagement

Keep your equipment up and running with quality ground engagement wear items from Valley Blades, part of the Municipal Group Buying Program

February 26, 2020

Municipal Group Buying Program - Armtec Culverts

Save time an money by sourcing your culverts through Armtec, part of the LAS Municipal Group Buying Program.

February 12, 2020

Municipal Group Buying Program - ATS Traffic Supplies

Learn more about our sign and traffic control offering through ATS, part of the LAS Municipal Group Buying Program.

January 29, 2020

Municipal Group Buying Program - Gasboy Fuel Management

The Gasboy fuel management system can help your municipality better track energy use, saving time and money. Part of the Municipal Group Buying Program.

January 15, 2020

Municipal Group Buying Program - Staples Office Supplies

LAS' partnership with Staples Business Advantage helps municipalities achieve significant cost savings on the supplies they need. Part of the LAS Municipal Group Buying Program.

December 11, 2019

Municipal Group Buying Program - Enterprise Fleet Management

Introducing Enterprise Fleet Management, a tool available to help municipalities operate more efficiency. Part of the LAS Municipal Group Buying Program.

December 4, 2019

Introducing the Municipal Group Buying Program

LAS is pleased to introduce the Municipal Group Buying Program to help Ontario municipalities purchase things they use on an every day basis. This new program is one of the leading public sector buying groups in Canada leveraging the combined buying power of over 1,600 municipalities with over 100 different suppliers. 

September 24, 2019

ONE Investment

For 25 years, ONE Investment has partnered with financial service providers to offer the municipal sector with turnkey investment solutions that are fully compliant with the Municipal Act. ONE Investment has grown to a stand-alone non-profit organization that offers a range of investment options for the municipal investor. This video provides an overview of the delivery framework and options for municipalities under Prudent Investor.

June 18, 2019

Group Buying Options for the Municipal Sector

Municipalities all benefit from the purchasing power of large groups. This helps to reduce costs based on volume for everything from pencils to transportation. Find out some of the group buying options available to municipalities to reduce the cost of your most common purchases.

May 28, 2019

Commodity Programs: Electricity & Natural Gas

The LAS Electrical and the Natural Gas Programs provide Ontario municipalities with predictable commodity costs, which is possible through aggregated purchasing. Both programs are offered using hedge strategy principles and spot market exposure, thereby offering budget stability. Learn how these programs can help your Municipality with the management of monthly commodity expenses.

May 21, 2019

Creating Energy Efficient Municipalities

Utility costs can be managed even if costs continue to rise. LAS offers services to help members in their conservation efforts. Learn about our Facility Lighting Service & Energy Training and how we can help with Energy Planning as you work towards an energy efficient municipality.

May 14, 2019

Canada's Federal Carbon Pricing System

LAS and program partner Edison Energy provide answers to all your federal carbon tax questions.

February 14, 2019

Facility Lighting

LAS staff outline the basics of our newly expanded Facility Lighting Service.

September 11, 2018

CFTA-CETA

Public Procurement requirements have changed under CETA/CFTA Agreements. Find out how this affects you in this webinar.

April 24, 2018

Lighting Controls

Controls help improve the efficiency of your lighting system. Hear from our partners on the benefits of this technology.

November 29, 2017