2017 Conference Presentations

 

Thursday, August 17

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Continuing Education in Ethics: Have You Completed Your Hours?
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. “Cities 101” Workshop 
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. The Opioid Epidemic: Your City’s Role
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. First Time Attendees’ Orientation

Friday, August 18

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Saving Lives on Our Roads: Local Initiatives that Change Behaviors 
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. The History of Home Rule and Preserving the Right to Local Self-Government (Click here to view recording on YouTube)
9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. How to Plan for and Fund Timely Response and Recovery
9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Public Records and Increasing Transparency through Technology
9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Get Counted: Updating Your Census Data
10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Opening General Session
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Low-Cost Opportunities to Enhance City Services and Resident Satisfaction: A Decade of Ongoing Strategies
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Competing for Talent in the Public Sector: Navigating Today’s Talent Market
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. The New Homestead Exemption: What Will It Cost, Who Pays and Can It Be Stopped?
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Social Advocacy: Connecting with Legislators in 140 Characters or Less
2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Councils and Chiefs: A Public Safety Dialogue
2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Keys to Success: City Ballot Initiatives
2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Being Right is Not Enough - Effective Political Communication
2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Wireless Communications Infrastructure: Preparing for 5G
4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Preparing for Cyber Threats Against Your City
4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Amending the Constitution: A Look Inside the 2017 Constitution Revision Commission (CRC)
4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Council-Manager Relations: Evaluating Your City Manager


Saturday, August 19

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Youth Council Program
10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Second General Session
12:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Past Presidents’ Luncheon
2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Media Training: Taking Control of YOUR Message in the New World of Media