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SMALL CITY

Communities with a population size less than 50,000.

Wednesday, November 7
Watts Rising: How Community Led Change Made Lasting Impacts on Housing, Public Safety and the Local Environment
* Parliamentary Procedure: Making Robert’s Rules Work for You
* Leading Through Disruption – Navigating Innovation & Change
* Using the Employee Benefits Package for Recruitment and Retention
Finance & Budgeting 101/201: Budgeting Basics to Intermediary Budgeting
NLC Federal Advocacy Committee: Community & Economic Development (CED) Committee Meeting
NLC Federal Advocacy Committee: Human Development (HD) Committee Meeting
NLC Federal Advocacy Committee: Finance, Administration & Intergovernmental Relations (FAIR) Committee Meeting
Small Cities Reception

Thursday, November 8
NLC Spotlight Theater: The 2020 Count— Ask Census Experts”
How to Attract and Retain a Talented Workforce
REAL Redlining Exhibit
Improve Your City with Data Driven Leadership
* Effective Financing Strategies to Build Cities of Opportunity
* Innovative Solutions to Meet Cities’ Affordable Housing Needs
Facebook for Local Government
How the Gig Economy Can Help Cities Thrive

Friday, November 9
Film and Discussion: Leading Through the Storm
World Café: Tools to Mitigate the Housing and Homelessness Crisis
Reducing Costs in Emergency Management
Addressing Addiction in Small Cities
Public Forum: Strategies to Strengthen Local Democracy
What Cities Can Do When States Push Down Higher Healthcare and Pension Costs
Film and Discussion: No Small Matter
World Café: Making Room for Innovation on City Streets
Small Cities Council Meeting

Saturday, November 10
Big Ideas for Small Cities
Building Broadband in Small Cities
FILM: Heroin(e) Documentary
Annual Business Meeting

NEW NLC MEMBER CITY

A community that has joined NLC in the last two years.

Wednesday, November 7
New Member and First Time Attendee Breakfast
* Parliamentary Procedure: Making Robert’s Rules Work for You
Conference Welcome Reception in Expo Hall

Thursday, November 8
NLC Service Line Warranty Program Networking Reception

Friday, November 9
World Café: Tools to Mitigate the Housing and Homelessness Crisis
Lunch in Expo Hall

Saturday, November 10
Annual Business Meeting
Host City Closing Event

FIRST TIER SUBURBS

Representing a member city or town outside of central cities

Wednesday, November 7
NLC University Community & Economic Development 201/301: The Urban Plan for Elected Officials
Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness: Using Data to Accelerate Community Efforts
NLC University Management & Public Administration 101: Effective City Council & City Manager Teamwork
Conference Welcome Reception in Expo Hall

Thursday, November 8
Cannabis Regulation and Cities: What Elected Officials Need to Know
Overcoming Social Inequities with Technology, Today
How to Attract and Retain a Talented Workforce
Innovative Solutions to Meet Cities’ Affordable Housing Needs
Facebook for Local Government
Delivering Essential City Services and Sustainability without Sacrificing Budget
Opening General Session
Improve Your City with Data Driven Leadership

Friday, November 9
General Session
Reimagining Local Infrastructure
First Tier Suburbs Council Meeting

Saturday, November 10
Big Ideas for Small Cities
Closing General Session and Delegates Luncheon
Annual Business Meeting
HOST CITY CLOSING EVENT: Universal Studios Hollywood

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