The Association offers an annual conference (open to all members and non members), and two regional meetings (Eastern and Western winter mid-year, normally only open to voting members). At times, ACCUO jointly organizes annual conferences with other ombudsman associations.




May 10-13, 2015

ACCUO/FCO Conference • 2015

SAVE THE DATE • May 10-13, 2015

Pre-conference workshops: May 10
Conference: May 11, 12 & 13
Location: Vancouver, BC • Wosk Centre
Registration: Opens mid-January 2015 _Registration and Hotel_


The Conference Planning Committee is pleased to invite proposals for presentations at the 2015 FCO/ACCUO Biennial conference.  We invite you to review the _Preliminary Program_.

Conference participants will come from all levels of government, education, banking, private corporations, health care and a variety of other organizations. The Planning Committee is seeking to build a diverse agenda that will inspire vigorous conversations and innovation among and between all sectors represented at the conference.

Sessions can be in French or English and will be approximately one hour for panel discussions or sole presenters.

To submit a proposal, please _click here_.

The deadline for submissions has been extended to Friday, January 23, 2015. All proposals will be carefully reviewed and those selected will be contacted end of February.

The Committee thanks you for your interest and looks forward to seeing you in Vancouver next May!


The Wosk Centre for Dialogue is located in Vancouver’s Heritage District, close to historic Gastown, Vancouver’s theatres and sports arenas. Simon Fraser University’s main downtown campus building of Harbour Centre is situated directly across the street, and the Segal Building is one block away. The city’s principal transportation hub, Waterfront Station, is also one block away, providing access to the SeaBus, SkyTrain, Canada Line and West Coast Express.