Sunday, March 8, 2020

7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Registration & Ask NLC Open

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7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Savings and Solutions Pavilion

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7:45 am - 8:45 am

First Time Attendee Welcome Breakfast

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Sponsored by the NLC Service Line Warranty Program

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Corporate & Enterprise Partners Lounge

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8:00 am - 12:00 pm

NLC Board of Directors’ Meeting

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8:00 am - 5:00 pm

State Municipal League Staff Headquarters

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8:30 am - 4:00 pm

NLC University Information Desk

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9:00 am - 1:30 pm

Advocacy Central

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9:00 am - 2:15 pm

Emerging Solutions in Housing Eviction Policy (By Invitation Only)

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9:00 am - 10:15 am

From Policy Priorities to Practice: Stanford Design School – Emerging Solutions in Housing Eviction Policy

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Building from the Stanford Legal Design Lab’s policy research and human-centered design approach come learn about how local communities specifically using a design thinking lens to share best practices for confronting the eviction crisis and to encourage innovative pilot programs and approaches Establish an understanding of the main service, technology, and other programs, and policies... Read more »

9:00 am - 10:15 am

Leading Through Disruption: You Don’t Know What’s Coming but You Know You Need to be Ready for It

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One certainty of municipal leadership is that disruption happens in all cities, whether by accident or design. When change happens, leaders, staff, and residents all respond from our own interests and needs. Structuring governance to account for and engage with those stakeholders before, during, and after disruption ensures a stronger path forward for everyone; it... Read more »

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Making Robert’s Rules Work for You

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Once you know the basics of Robert’s Rules of Order, how can you move to the next step? This interactive seminar provides insights and guidance that can transform your style of leading meetings and make you an exceptional presiding officer. Few people are aware of the flexibility that Robert’s Rules offers through its “special rules... Read more »

9:00 am - 10:30 am

NLC 101 – Maximize Benefits to Your Community

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9:00 am - 11:30 am

NLC Advisory Council Meeting

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10:30 am - 12:00 pm

From Policy Priorities to Practice: False Precision: why 73% of the data you use to make decisions is misleading and misinterpreted…and how you can detect it and fight back.

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We are deluged with data; even simple decisions require mountains of information. Much of it is helpful, providing needed context for complex issues, and 94.7% is accurate. But we too rarely step back and ask if the data is truly relevant and responds to the questions being asked, even if we sense that something isn’t... Read more »

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Infrastructure Partner Roundtable

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Calling all city leaders who want to connect with business leaders in the infrastructure space! Join us for our Infrastructure Partner Roundtable to chat with NLC’s private sector partners who help build and support your communities. In this round-robin format, attendees will have the opportunity to hear from various infrastructure leaders, as well as city... Read more »

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Leading Through Disruption: Preparing Yourself and Your Staff to be an Adaptable Leader Managing Change

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Leaders walk in knowing that to meet their objectives, they will need to make changes. Change brings resistance and headwinds. How you lead in those moments of change can either create momentum to move your project forward or more hurdles, and will ultimately define your legacy. We will identify strategies for internal management – what... Read more »

11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Future of Work Convening (By Invitation Only)

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12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Census Information Desk

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12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

NLC Joint Committee Meeting on Homelessness (By Invitation Only)

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1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

From Policy to Practice- Mobility 101: The Future of Sustainable Mobility is Shared: Cars, Curbs and Cities

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With rapidly growing populations and changing demographics, communities of the future will continue to battle increased congestion. To combat this, communities must increase their reliance on the most basic principle- sharing. As technology continues to evolve and the economic model of ownership changes, system operators will be pushed to achieve peak efficiency, while users will... Read more »

1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Leading Through Disruption: Office Hours Small Group Coaching With Betsy Hodges

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The NLCU office hours are an opportunity to meet with an expert and a small network of peers in an intimate setting. During the office hours you will dive deeper into the subject matter, enjoy direct engagement with the expert, and create custom solutions for when you return home. Betsy Hodges was the 47th mayor... Read more »

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Community & Economic Development (CED) Federal Advocacy Committee Meeting

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1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Energy, Environment & Natural Resources (EENR) Committee Meeting

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1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Finance, Administration and Intergovernmental Relations (FAIR) Federal Advocacy Committee Meeting

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1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Human Development (HD) Federal Advocacy Committee Meeting

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1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Information, Technology, & Communications (ITC) Federal Advocacy Committee Meeting

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1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Public Safety & Crime Prevention (PSCP) Federal Advocacy Committee Meeting

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1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Transportation & Infrastructure Services (TIS) Federal Advocacy Committee Meeting

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2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

State League Orientation for New League Directors

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2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Working with your Planning and Economic Development Staff

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Learn how Elected Officials can work to incorporate their ideas and agendas into their communities’ planning and economic development vision and goals, as well as influence the strategies, policy framework, and messaging of these crucial city functions. How to assess your local planning and economic strengths and weaknesses, your community’s place in the broader regional... Read more »

2:30 pm - 3:45 pm

From Policy Priorities to Practice: Leveraging data to optimize service delivery and overcome common operational challenges

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This workshop provides government leaders, program managers, and data professionals the ability to identify and develop project execution plans for successful data analytics projects. The session empowers your government to find meaningful opportunities where data analytics can provide value, a framework for selecting which projects to pursue, and a guide for identifying the building blocks... Read more »

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Get Ready to Make Your Pitch on Capitol Hill––Deep Dive Training

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Share rules of the road to embrace; not step into traps; know how to convey a message. We invite you to join us for this interactive workshop to help you effectively engage Members of Congress during our upcoming Capitol Hill Day. We’ll share the tools and techniques for you to convey key messages in a... Read more »

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Youth Delegate Opening Session & Orientation

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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

From Policy Priorities to Practice: Creating a Workforce “System” to Increase Opportunity and Employment in Cities

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Learning Objectives Understanding the funding, programs and goals of federal and state workforce funding Overview of the role of local communities in workforce development Basics of the advocacy needed to ensure workforce is a priority within economic development NLC University Credits: 1 Individual seminar cost: 100 Cost savings! Register for the full “From Policy Priorities... Read more »

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

National Black Caucus – Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Policy Committee Meeting

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4:15 pm - 5:00 pm

Small Group Coaching For Your Capitol Hill Visit Pitch

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The NLCU office hours are an opportunity to meet with an expert and a small network of peers in an intimate setting. During the office hours you will dive deeper into the subject matter and enjoy direct engagement with the expert. Ed Belkin, a leading strategic communications and public affairs expert. Ed brings extensive experience... Read more »

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Alabama League of Municipalities’ Delegation Caucus

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5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Georgia Municipal Association Delegation Meeting

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5:00 pm - 6:15 pm

Hispanic Elected Local Officials (HELO) Membership Meeting

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5:15 pm - 7:15 pm

Youth Delegate Dinner & Talent Show

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6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Asian Pacific American Municipal Officials (APAMO) Membership Meeting

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6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

NLC University Awards Happy Hour

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6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

State League Executive Directors & Staff Networking Dinner

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6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Hispanic Elected Local Officials (HELO) Dinner (Ticketed Event)

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7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

NLC Service Line Warranty Program Reception

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7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Asian Pacific American Municipal Officials (APAMO) Reception

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8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

National Black Caucus – Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Networking Reception

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