This awards program hosted by the NLC University now features inspirational “shared wisdom” from local and national leaders, and brings together certificate recipients to be recognized for their educational achievements. This engaging luncheon incorporates high-profile keynote speakers to help motivate and encourage local leaders.


Standard – $40 | First Time attendees – $35
All paid NLC University training registrants at the 2017 City Summit, award recipients, and NLC University Leadership Fellows and Board of Advisors receive a complimentary lunch registration.


  • Special keynote address
  • Awards presentation


  • Learn more about NLC University
  • Gain insight from seasoned officials
  • Support the education and training accomplishments of your peers
  • Network with colleagues
  • Open for onsite registration at the City Summit

*To register for the NLC University Shared Wisdom Luncheon, add it during the conference registration process. If you’ve already registered for the conference and would like to add the luncheon, simply log back in to your account on the registration site. If you register for an NLC University seminar, you do not need to register for the luncheon as you will automatically receive a complimentary registration.

*Lunch sponsored by Microsoft