CNAM - Categories

By: Cnam  09-12-2011
Keywords: Asset Management, asset managers, Infrastructure Asset Management

Membership in CNAM is available to all individuals and to all private, trade, professional or labour organizations, public regulatory agencies, consumer and environmental groups, governmental agencies, public utilities, contractors, manufacturers, suppliers, educational institutions as well as any other organization or individual professing an interest or concern in municipal infrastructure asset management.

The Canadian Network of Asset Managers membership year is from October 1 to September 30. We send out annual membership renewals each September. For new members, dues will be pro-rated to get them to the October 1 membership year start.

Municipal Member

$250 Cdn annual dues + GST
An employee of a Canadian municipal government, municipal utility (utility operated under a board, but under public ownership) or native council shall be eligible for this level of membership. Each Municipal Member shall have one (1) vote and will be eligible to hold office on the CNAM Board of Directors and participate on CNAM Committees.

Private Corporate / Organizational Member

$350 Cdn annual dues + GST
An employee of a private utility company or an employee/member of a private, trade, professional or labour organization that provides support to and participation with Municipal Members and/or CNAM as an association shall be eligible for this level of membership. Private Corporate / Organizational Members shall have one (1) vote and will be eligible to hold office on the CNAM Board of Directors and participate on CNAM Committees. However they may not hold an executive position on the board (Chair, Vice Chair, Treasurer and Secretary).

Non-Municipal Government /
Public Regulatory Agency Member

$350 Cdn annual dues + GST
An employee of a federal or provincial agency, especially those that are directly responsible for the practice of infrastructure asset management within their organization, shall be eligible for this level of membership. Non‐Municipal Government / Public Regulatory Agency shall be eligible for this level of membership. Non‐Municipal Government / Public Agency Members shall have one (1) vote and will be eligible to hold office on the CNAM Board of Directors and participate on CNAM Committees. However they may not hold an executive position on the board (Chair, Vice Chair, Treasurer and Secretary).

Educational / Research Institute Member

FREE
An employee of an educational or research institution shall be eligible for this level of membership. Educational / Research Institute Members shall have one (1) vote and will be eligible to hold office on the CNAM Board of Directors and participate on CNAM Committees. However they may not hold an executive position on the board (Chair, Vice Chair, Treasurer and Secretary).

Student Member

FREE
A full-time student currently enrolled in a diploma, undergraduate or graduate program of an accredited educational institution, or enrolled in a recognized apprenticeship program. The curriculum or apprenticeship should have a reasonable relationship to Municipal Infrastructure Asset Management. This is a non-voting membership category and members may not hold offi ce on CNAM board. Members may participate on select CNAM committees.

The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011

Keywords: Asset Management, asset managers, Infrastructure Asset Management