Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords and Astronaut Mark Kelly To Speak at City Summit

Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords and Astronaut Mark Kelly To Speak at City Summit

NLC  is pleased to announce that retired American Astronaut and U.S. Navy Captain Mark Kelly and former state legislator and U.S. Congresswoman Gabby Giffords will address City Summit delegates at the closing luncheon on Saturday, November 18, 2017. Ever since an assassination attempt severely wounded Gabby in 2011, the couple has inspired the world with their story of hope and Continue Reading »

2017 Host City: Charlotte, North Carolina

Charlotte – the Southern Wall Street, is a business incubator rich in history and culture.  It is a place where Fortune 100 companies and small businesses work together to foster a strong local economy. It is a place where you can experience America’s diverse roots. It is a place where you can discover how to better support your community. Come to Charlotte this November to learn from its deep past and thriving future. During your visit, take time to explore Charlotte’s historic neighborhoods, booming culinary scene and some of the many first-class museums in the nation.  NLC is proud and excited to work with host city Charlotte this year to bring you City Summit 2017, and we hope to see you in November!

Conference Updates

What will you discover at City Summit 2017?

This November, the country’s top conference for city leaders comes to North Carolina. With so many speakers, sessions, workshops, colleagues and local attractions, there’s only one question: What will you discover in Charlotte?  

City of Charlotte Closing Celebration with the Commodores

The City of Charlotte will host what promises to be an epic closing celebration on Saturday night. Join your fellow delegates in the convention center ballroom for a special performance by the legendary Commodores! Dance the night away with this beloved R&B and funk group that helped define the motown era with hit after hit, including the tune we all know and Continue Reading »

Charlotte Ready To Roll Out the Royal Treatment for NLC City Summit

By the City of Charlotte Host Team and Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority | The Queen City is excited to roll out the royal treatment for the 2017 National League of Cities City Summit, which will take place at the Charlotte Convention Center in heart of uptown Charlotte Nov. 15-18. “Charlotte is thrilled to host the National League of Cities. The Continue Reading »

The City of Charlotte Invites You to City Summit 2017!

Dear City Leader: We are excited to host the 2017 NLC City Summit in Charlotte, N.C., Nov. 15-18 and invite you to join us for four days of networking, knowledge sharing, and working to make our cities and towns even better places to live, work, and play. In addition to seminars that build technical and leadership skills, you will also Continue Reading »