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AN UNMATCHED EVENT FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT LEADERS

City Summit Los Angeles | November 7 – 10, 2018

City Summit is the National League of Cities’ conference for local leaders to convene and collaborate on solutions to the common challenges facing America’s cities. Each year, the conference is hosted in a different U.S. city – offering tangible and new best practices for government officials to improve the conditions back home.

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The beautiful Los Angeles, CA will be the 2018 host for City Summit. Primarily known as a film and entertainment industry hub, L.A. is also an innovation leader with a bolstering economy. With an impressive economy, second in the nation and top ten in the world— Los Angeles offers its residents and visitors unparalleled experiences and opportunities. Find out how L.A. leads and get inspiration and ideas to implement solutions back home.

PAST KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Jeb Bush

Former Governor

State of Florida

Earvin “Magic” Johnson

Olympic Gold Medalist & Businessman

National Basketball Association

Kelly Cafferelli

Former President

The Home Depot Foundation

Ed Begley, Jr.

Actor & Environmental Activist

Los Angeles California

William C. Taylor

Co-Founder & Founding Editor

Fast Company Magazine

Donna Brazile

Political Strategist & Published Author

Democratic Party

Gabby Giffords

Former U.S. Congresswoman

State of Arizona

Mark Kelly

American Astronaut

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Mike Walsh

Futurist Consultant

CEO of Tomorrow

PROGRAM

The conference will offer local officials education for professional development, discussions on common challenges and new trends affecting cities and proven best practices that will improve local communities. Exclusive to NLC’s fall conference, mobile workshops offer city leaders a chance to see the success of peers during guided tours of noteworthy municipal projects.

HOUSING

The conference will take place at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The JW Marriott is the headquarters hotel and nine others within a five-mile radius to the Convention Center.

SPONSORS

Thank you to our 2018 conference sponsors.
City Summit is the only local government conference that represents all city leaders. If they work for cities, we work for them.