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Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - Download Presentations

6:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Shuttle Bus Service – Overflow Hotels

7:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Ask NLC Open

7:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Quiet Room Open

7:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Registration Open

7:30 AM - 8:45 AM

New Member and First Time Attendee Breakfast

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Corporate & Enterprise Partners Lounge

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

NLC University: REAL Action 101: Advancing Racial Equity in Local Government

Downloads:
Advancing-Racial-Equity-101

Speakers

  • Bernadette Onyenaka Racial Equity Manager, Race, Equity, And Leadership - National League of Cities
  • Julie Nelson Senior Vice President - Race Forward/Center for Social Inclusion
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

State League Staff Headquarters

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Community & Economic Development (CED) Federal Advocacy Committee Meeting


Download Links:
http://www.nlc.org/sites/default/files/users/user167/2017-CED-City-Summit-Policy-Book.pdf
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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

Downloads:
FAIR-Census-Infographic

Download Links:
http://www.nlc.org/sites/default/files/users/user167/FAIR-Policy-Book-City-Summit-2017.pdf
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Human Development (HD) Federal Advocacy Committee Meeting

Downloads:
HD-Workforce-Challenges

Download Links:
http://www.nlc.org/sites/default/files/users/user167/HD-Policy-Book-City-Summit-2017.pdf
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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


Download Links:
http://www.nlc.org/sites/default/files/users/user167/ITC-Policy-Book-City-Summit-2017.pdf
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

NLC University: Communications Bootcamp

Downloads:
NLC-University-Communications-Bootcamp

Speaker

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

NLC University: Revolutionizing Government in the 21st Century

Downloads:
revolutionizing-governement-in-the-21st-century

Speaker

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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


Download Links:
http://www.nlc.org/sites/default/files/users/user167/PSCP-Policy-Book-City-Summit-2017.pdf
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Transportation Infrastructure and Service (TIS) Federal Advocacy Meeting


Download Links:
http://www.nlc.org/sites/default/files/users/user167/TIS-Policy-Book-City-Summit-2017.pdf
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

NLC University: Shared Wisdom Luncheon

Keynote Speaker

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Airport Noise Help

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Mayors Challenge Forum – Traditional Housing Alternatives: Innovative Solutions or Distraction from Best Practices?

Speakers

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

FAA Briefing on New Drone Pilot Program Where Cities Can Lead

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

NLC University: Partnering for Vibrant Cities: The Role of Evidence, Data to Inform and Sustain Partnerships to Improve Health Outcomes

Downloads:
NLC-University-Using-Data
Partnering-Cities-JLevi
Partnering-Cities-SPechilio

Speakers

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

REAL Board of Advisors Meeting

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Airport Noise Reception

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Exhibit Hall Welcome Reception

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

NBC-LEO Membership Committee & Regional Directors Nominations Hearing

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

NBC-LEO Policy Committee Meeting

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Asian Pacific American Municipal Officials (APAMO) Membership Meeting

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Hispanic Elected Local Officials (HELO) Membership Meeting

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Local Officials (LGBTLO) Membership Meeting

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Women In Municipal Government (WIMG) Membership Meeting

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Navigator Awards

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Asian Pacific American Municipal Officials (APAMO) Dutch Dinner

9:30 PM - 12:00 AM

NBC-LEO President’s Hospitality Reception

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - Download Handouts & Presentations

6:30 AM - 6:30 PM

Shuttle Bus Service – Overflow Hotels

7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Ask NLC Open

7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Quiet Room Open

7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Registration Open

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Corporate & Enterprise Partners Lounge

8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

Green Cities in the Queen City : Financing a Sustainable Future

Downloads:
NLC City Summit 2017 Presentation – Green Cities in Queen City – Financing a Sustainable Future – Wells Fargo

Speaker

  • Tim Olson Director, Municipal Trading - Credit Strategy, Municipal Sales, Trading & Syndicate - Wells Fargo
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

New Approaches for a More Sustainable Future of Urban Mobility

Downloads:
NLC City Summit 2017 Presentation – New Approaches for a More Sustainable Future of Urban Mobility

Speaker

  • Adam Gromis Global Lead on Sustainability and Environmental Impact - Policy & Communications Team, Uber
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

NLC Board of Directors Meeting

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

NLC University: REAL Action 201: Advancing Racial Equity in Local Government

Downloads:
Advancing-Racial-Equity-101

Speakers

  • Leon Andrews Director for Race, Equity and Leadership (REAL) - National League of Cities
  • Julie Nelson Senior Vice President - Race Forward/Center for Social Inclusion
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

Operation Prevention – Educating Youth on the Dangers of Opioid Misuse

Downloads:
City Summit 2017 Presentation – Operation Prevention – Educating Youth on the Dangers of Opioid Misuse – Discovery Education

Moderator(s)

  • Hall Davidson Senior Director, Global Learning Initiatives - Discovery Education

Speakers

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

State League Staff Headquarters

8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

U.S. Communities + Amazon Business – A Powerful Solution Driving Compliance & Efficiencies

Speakers

9:00 AM - 1:15 PM

Exhibit Hall Open

9:00 AM - 1:15 PM

Market Square Open

9:00 AM - 11:45 AM

NLC Advisory Council Meeting

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

NLC University: Harnessing the Power of Local Businesses

Downloads:
Harnessing-the-Power-of-Local-Businesses-Key-Takeaways

Speakers

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

NLC University: Let’s Talk Climate — Applied Research and Practical Guidance for Local Engagement

Speaker

  • Dan Barry Director of Path to Positive Communities - ecoAmerica
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Partnering to Prevent the Summer Learning Slide

Speakers

  • Samuel B. Ings Commissioner - Orlando, Florida
  • Matthew Boulay Founder and Chief Executive Officer - National Summer Learning Association
  • Jason King Vice President of Corporate Communications - Clear Channel Outdoor
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Recruiting for a 21st Century Workforce

Moderator(s)

  • Carey Adamson National Practice Leader, Public Sector - Colonial Life

Speakers

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Using Transparency to Rebut Public Misinformation and Misunderstandings

Speaker

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Visually Connecting with Your Community on Instagram

Speaker

  • Dayna Geldwert Associate Manager of Politics and Government - Instagram
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Youth Program – Microsoft YouthSpark Live

Speaker

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Microsoft YouthSpark Live Breakout: Hacking STEM

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Microsoft YouthSpark Live Breakout: MakeCode MakerSpace

10:00 AM - 10:25 AM

Build Resilient Communities Through City-Sponsored Programs

Speaker

  • Steve Wood Neighborhood Training and Development Program Manager - Charlotte, North Carolina's Housing & Neighborhood Services Department
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Facebook for Local Government: Tools, Tips, and Best Practices

Speaker

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Mayors’ Education Task Force Meeting

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Performance Management: Not Another Side Project

Speakers

  • Jeffrey Press Practice Leader of Government Performance - Socrata
  • Leigh Tami Chief Performance Officer - Cincinnati, Ohio
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

The Art of Economic Collaboration for Small Business & Entrepreneurs

Speaker

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Vehicle Sharing for Resilient Cities

Downloads:
NLC City Summit 2017 Presentation – Vehicle Sharing for Resilient Cities – U-Haul

Speakers

10:15 AM - 11:45 AM

NLC Resolutions Committee Meeting

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Communities for All Ages: Inspiring Ideas from America’s City Leaders and AARP

Downloads:
NLC City Summit 2017 Presentation – Communities for All Ages – AARP

Speakers

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Energy and Cities: Setting Priorities

Downloads:
NLC City Summit 2017 Presentation – Energy and Cities- Setting Priorities

Speakers

  • Megan Day Senior Energy Analyst/Urban Planner - National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  • Elizabeth Doris Principal Laboratory Program Manager - National Renewable Energy Laboratory
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Getting The Lead Out: Improving the Safety of Water and Sewer Infrastructure

Speakers

  • View full profile for Jade DundasJade Dundas Interim City Manager - Asheville, North Carolina
  • Jermaine Reed Councilmember - Kansas City, Missouri
  • View full profile for Jim HuntJim Hunt Former NLC President - Founder of Amazing Cities
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM

Afterschool Policy Advisors Network (APAN) Luncheon

Speakers

  • Bela Shah Spooner Manager for Expanded Learning, Institute for Youth, Education, and Families - National League of Cities
  • Matthew Boulay Founder and Chief Executive Officer - National Summer Learning Association
  • Jason King Vice President of Corporate Communications - Clear Channel Outdoor
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Corporate Partners Leadership Council Meeting

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Lunch in Exhibit Hall

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

National Black Caucus Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Membership Luncheon (Ticket Required)

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

State Municipal League Executive Directors Lunch

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Opening General Session with Gabby Giffords and Mark Kelly

Presiding Officer

  • Mark Stodola Incoming National League of Cities President - Mayor, Little Rock, Arkansas

Keynote Speakers

  • Gabby Giffords Former state legislator and U.S. Congresswoman
  • Mark Kelly Astronaut, retired United States Navy Captain, and author

Speakers

  • Matt Zone 2017 National League of Cities President - Cleveland, Ohio Councilmember
  • Clarence E. Anthony CEO and Executive Director - National League of Cities
  • Jennifer Roberts Mayor - Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Megan Barry Mayor - Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Exhibit Hall Dessert Break

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Exhibit Hall Open

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Market Square Open

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

National Black Caucus Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Board of Directors and Nominating Committee Hearing

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

U.S. Communities/NLC Back Pack Build Event

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Building and Preserving Affordable Housing in Transitioning Markets

Moderator(s)

  • Dr. Mukesh Kumar Associate Professor, Urban and Regional Planning - Jackson State University
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Creating a Destination Brand to Maximizing the Visitor Economy and Fuel Economic Development

Downloads:
NLC City Summit 2017 Presentation – Creating a Destination Brand to Maximizing the Visitor Economy and Fuel Economic Development

Speakers

  • View full profile for Laura WhiteLaura White Director of Communications - Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority
  • Mike Butts Vice President of Sales - Charlotte Regional Visitor Authority
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Dynamic Duos: How Philanthropies are Helping Cities Revitalize

Speakers

  • Ryan Whalen Global Partnerships Portfolio Director - The Rockefeller Foundation
  • Gia Biagi Principal of Urbanism and Civic Impact - Studio Gang
  • Carol Coletta Senior Fellow - The Kresge Foundation
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Getting Smart About Smart Technology Pilot Projects

Moderator(s)

Speakers

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Lessons from the Economic Mobility and Opportunity Task Force

Downloads:
Lessons from the Economic Mobility and Opportunity Task Force

Speakers

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Public Sector Retirement Advisory Committee

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Reducing Burdens on City Services: Moving High Utilizers Past the Revolving Door

Downloads:
Reducing-Burdens-on-City-A-Way-Out-Mundelein
Reducing-Burdens-on-City-slides

Moderator(s)

  • Jean Haughey Director of Youth Services - Enfield, Connecticut

Speakers

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Small Cities Council Steering Committee Meeting

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Small Cities Council Steering Committee Meeting

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Youth Program – Youth Delegate Opening Session and Orientation

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

NLC Nominating Committee Public Hearing

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

League of Minnesota Cities Welcoming Reception

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

North Carolina Leadership Reception

5:15 PM - 6:45 PM

Digital Cities Survey Awards Reception

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Corporate Partner and State League Reception

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Georgia Municipal Association Reception and Federal Advocacy Update

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

NLC Sustainable Cities Institute Reception

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Texas Municipal League Reception (Ticketed Event)

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Large City Council Reception

8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

National Black Caucus Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Evening Out (Ticket Required)

Friday, November 17, 2017 - Download Presentations

6:30 AM - 8:00 PM

Shuttle Bus Service – Overflow Hotels

7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Ask NLC Open

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM

City Council President’s Breakfast Meeting

7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Quiet Room Open

7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Registration Open

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Council on Youth, Education & Families Meeting

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Democratic Municipal Officials “Oh So Blue” National Breakfast Meeting

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Youth Delegate-Young Municipal Leader Breakfast

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Corporate & Enterprise Partners Lounge

8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

NBC-LEO Foundation Board of Directors Meeting

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

State League Staff Headquarters

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

State Municipal League Legislative Briefing Breakfast

Speaker

  • Lisa Soronen Executive Director - State and Local Legal Center (SLLC)
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Friday Morning General Session

Presiding Officer

  • Matt Zone 2017 National League of Cities President - Cleveland, Ohio Councilmember

Moderators

  • Matt Zone 2017 National League of Cities President - Cleveland, Ohio Councilmember
  • Nicole Flatow Editor - CityLab

Panelists

Speakers

  • Brooks Rainwater Senior Executive & Director, Center for City Solutions - National League of Cities
  • Bruce Katz Centennial Scholar - Centennial Scholar Initiative - Brookings Institution
10:15 AM - 1:30 PM

Exhibit Hall Open

10:15 AM - 1:30 PM

Market Square Open

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

A Public Health Approach for Reducing Crime

Moderator(s)

Speakers

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Achieving Equity in Our Communities Through Economic Development

Moderator(s)

Speakers

  • Cam Gordon Councilmember - Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Catherine Pugh Mayor - Baltimore, Maryland
  • Joann Massey City of Memphis’ Director of Business Diversity & Compliance and Title VI Coordinator - Memphis, Tennessee
  • Kevin Dick Business and Talent Development Director - Charlotte, North Carolina
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Building and Preserving Affordable Housing in Strong Markets

Downloads:
Building-Preserving-Affordable-Housing-slides

Moderator(s)

Speakers

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Getting Started on Sustainability – Local Governments Taking the Lead

Downloads:
National League of Cities City Summit 2017 Presentation- Getting Started Sustainability – STAR Communities
National League of Cities City Summit 2017 Presentation – Getting Started on Sustainability – Director of Public Works – Tempe, AZ

Moderator(s)

  • Cooper Martin Program Director for the Sustainable Cities Institute - National League of Cities

Speakers

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Making Data Work for Your City: Identifying Cost-Savings and Improving Services

Downloads:
NLC City Summit 2017 Presentation – Making Data Work for Your City

Moderator(s)

Speakers

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Making the Internet Work for Everyone

Moderator(s)

Speakers

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Strategies to Counter State Preemption

Moderator(s)

  • Brooks Rainwater Senior Executive & Director, Center for City Solutions - National League of Cities

Speakers

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Youth Program – How Youth Councils Can Support Economic Mobility and Opportunity in Your City

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Youth Program – Youth Experiencing Homelessness Workshop

11:30 AM - 11:55 AM

Doubling Downtown

Speaker

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch in Exhibit Hall

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

State League Directors and President’s Lunch

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Women in Municipal Government (WIMG) Leadership Award Luncheon (Ticket Required)

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

A New Look at City Service Fees as Revenue Builders

Moderator(s)

  • Trevor Langan Research Associate, Center for City Solutions - National League of Cities

Speakers

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

First Tier Suburbs Council Meeting

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Get with the Program: Digitalization as a Route to Economic Inclusion and Workforce Development for Youth and Others

Speakers

  • Sophia Davis Sr. Mayor’s Youth Employment Program (MYEP) Manager - Charlotte, North Carolina's Housing & Neighborhood Services Department
  • Mark Muro Senior Fellow, Metropolitan Policy Program - Brookings Institute
  • Chris Herndon Councilmember - Denver, Colorado
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Getting Started with Building Racial Equity in Your City

Speakers

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Large City Council Meeting

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Parks, Public Space, and Nature: Emerging Strategies to Promote Health, Active Living, and Learning

Speakers

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Simplifying Water Management

Downloads:
Simplifying Water Management Presentation – WaterNow Alliance
Simplifying Water Management – Integrated Water Management City of Phoenix
Simplifying Water Management – River Network Presentation

Moderator(s)

Speakers

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

University Communities Council

Moderator(s)

  • Tim Busse Councilmember at Large - Bloomington, Minnesota

Speakers

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Vital Economies, Thriving Places: A Look at the Main Street Approach

Downloads:
Vital-Economies-Main-Street-America-Institute
Vital-Economies-Whatever-You-Do
Vital-Economies-Jill-Holland
Vital-Economies-slides

Moderator(s)

  • Patrice Frey President and CEO - National Main Street Center

Speakers

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

World Cafe: Solutions for Homelessness

Downloads:
Public-Property-Public-Need-Toolkit

Speakers

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Youth Delegate Workshop: School Safety and Climate

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Western Municipal Association Meeting

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Building a Thriving City Through Early Childhood Education

Downloads:
Building-a-Thriving-City-Stephen-Hannon
Building-a-Thriving-City-Robin-Arredondo

Speakers

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Community Innovations to Address Health Disparities

Downloads:
NLC City Summit 2017 Presentation – Community Innovations to Address Health Disparities- Houston Health Department
NLC City Summit 2017 Presentation – Community Innovations to Address Health Disparities- City of Perris
NLC City Summit 2017 Presentation – Community Innovations to Address Health Disparities-Cigna

Speakers

  • Stephen Williams Director - Houston Health Department (HHD)
  • Michael Vargas Mayor - Perris, California
  • Peggy Payne Health Equity Strategy & Language Assistance Program Compliance - Cigna Clinical Performance and Quality Organization
  • Lisa Meadows Director of Healthy Kids Outreach Programs - St. Louis Children's Hospital
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Healing in the Wake of Natural Disasters: A Film and Discussion

Speakers

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Military Communities Council

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

REAL’s MBK Town Hall: Voices of Young Men Impacted by Local Systems and Policies

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Small Cities Council Meeting

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Supporting Maker Entrepreneurs and Small-Scale Manufacturing

Moderator(s)

  • Emily Robbins Principal Associate, Economic Development - National League of Cities

Speakers

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Tax Reform: What It Means for Cities

Moderator(s)

Speakers

  • Michael Wallace Program Director for Community and Economic Development - National League of Cities
  • John Kinnaird Councilmember - Waco, Texas
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

World Cafe: The Future of City Energy Policy

Downloads:
World-Cafe-The-Future-of-City-Energy-Policy-slides

Moderator(s)

  • Deb Perry Program Director - Institute for Sustainable Communities

Speakers

  • John Ostenburg Mayor, Village of Park Forest, Illinois - Executive Board Secretary, Environment & Energy Committee Chairman of the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus
  • Alicia Zatcoff Sustainability Manager - Richmond, Virginia
  • Douglas Melnick Chief Sustainability Officer - San Antonio, Texas
  • Jeri Muoio Mayor - West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Una Song Senior Advisor, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy - U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Constituency Group Affinity Reception

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Florida League of Cities Reception

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Iowa League of Cities Reception

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

League of Arizona Cities and Towns Reception

5:15 PM - 6:15 PM

Member Council Tailgate

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Alabama Delegation Reception

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Association of Washington Cities and League of Oregon Cities Reception

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Japan Night Reception

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

League of Kansas Municipalities & Missouri Municipal League Reception

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Colorado/Wyoming Reception

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

League of California Cities Reception

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Tennessee State League Reception

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - Download Presentations

7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Shuttle Bus Service – Overflow Hotels

7:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Ask NLC Open

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

National Black Caucus Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) General Membership Meeting

7:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Quiet Room Open

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

REAL Council Breakfast

7:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Registration Open

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Corporate & Enterprise Partners Lounge

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

State League Staff Headquarters

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Big Ideas for Small Cities

Downloads:
Big-Ideas-for-Small-Cities-Mayor-McGee-Vinita-Park
Big-Ideas-for-Small-Cities-Montevallo-Hollie-Cost
Big-Ideas-for-Small-Cities-FDI-Columbus-Indiana
Big-Ideas-for-Small-Cities-Historic-Masonic-Theatre

Moderator(s)

Speakers

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Connected Vehicles: Is Your City Ready for this New Technology?

Moderators

Speaker

  • Joe Waggoner CEO and Executive Director - Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Creating a City Where Small Businesses Thrive

Downloads:
Creating a City Where Small Businesses Thrive_NLC_City Summit 2017

Moderator(s)

Speakers

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Leading Community Resilience: Lessons Learned

Moderator(s)

Speakers

  • Don Bessler Public Works Director - Tempe, Arizona
  • Douglas Melnick Chief Sustainability Officer - San Antonio, Texas
  • Lisa Craig Chief of Historic Preservation - Historic Preservation
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

National Black Caucus Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) New Board Orientation Meeting

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

REAL Results for Racial Equity

Downloads:
REAL-Results-for-Racial-Equity-slides

Speakers

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Transforming Vacant and Abandoned Properties into Community Assets

Downloads:
Transforming-Vacant-and-Abandoned-Properties-slides

Moderator(s)

  • View full profile for Armando FanaArmando Fana Department of Housing and Community Development Director - West Palm Beach, Florida

Speakers

  • View full profile for Tamás BudaváriTamás Budavári Professor - The Johns Hopkins University
  • Michael Braverman Housing Commissioner, Department of Housing and Community Development - Baltimore, Maryland
  • Tristia Bauman Senior Attorney - National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Boosting Economic Development Through City Branding

Moderator(s)

Speakers

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Build Strong Response Tactics For Catastrophic Events

Moderator(s)

Speakers

  • Dennis Storemski Director of the Mayor’s Office of Public Safety and Homeland Security - Houston, Texas
  • Jon Swanson Metropolitan Emergency Services (MEMS) Director - Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Lori Pampilo Harris Senior Advisor to Mayor Buddy Dyer - Orlando, Florida
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

City as Employer: Preparing for New Financial Transparency Reporting Rules

Downloads:
The-New-Workforce-Using-Post-Employment-Benefits-for-Recruitment
City-of-Rochester-Hills-MI-Retiree-Healthcare-Program

Moderator(s)

  • Anita Yadavalli Program Director of City Fiscal Policy - National League of Cities

Speakers

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Engaging Your City’s Youth

Speakers

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

P3s Impacting Economic Mobility through Afterschool Programs

Panelist(s)

  • Bela Shah Spooner Manager for Expanded Learning, Institute for Youth, Education, and Families - National League of Cities

Speakers

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

The Case for Collaboration: Tackling the Infrastructure Backlog

Moderator(s)

Speakers

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

The Future of LGBTQ Leadership in America’s Cities

Moderator(s)

  • Reggie Greer Constituent Engagement Director - Victory Institute

Speakers

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Youth Delegate Workshop: Urbanization & Gentrification

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Closing General Session & Delegates Luncheon with Earvin “Magic” Johnson

Presiding Officer

Speakers

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Youth Program – How Youth Councils Can Best Use City-Sponsored Social Media

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Youth Program – How Youth Councils Can Support Inclusion of Diverse Community Members in Your City