2016 Annual Conference Presentations

Thursday, August 18
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.      Continuing Education in Ethics: Are Your Hours Done?
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.        Cities 101 Workshop
3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.        The Village Square: Reviving Civil Discourse in Your Hometown
3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.        Facebook for Politics and Government
5:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.        First Time Attendees’ Orientation
 
Friday, August 19
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.       Leadership Workshop: City and Party
8:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.       NASA Tech Transfer Program
 
10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.     First General Session State of the Cities
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.       Florida Regional Compact Initiative Showcase 

1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.         Ending the Criminalization of Mental Illness
1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.         Messaging and the Media: The Most Effective Ways to Work with the Media
1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.         Local Governments and the Revolution of the Sharing Economy
1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.         How PACE Helps: The Economy, the Environment and Your City
 
2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.          Amending the Constitution: Looking Ahead to the 2017 Constitutional Revision Commission
2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.          How Autonomous Vehicles Could Transform Cities (Driverless Cars: Look, No Hands!)
2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.          Resilient Redesign: Solutions for Cities

4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.          Advocacy Workshop: How to Meet with Your Legislators
4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.          Rough Waters or Smooth Sailing: What’s Ahead for Municipalities (2016 Water Bill)

Saturday, August 20
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.          Youth Council Program
10:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.       Second General Session
12:15 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.         Past Presidents’ Luncheon
2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.           Lessons from the Federal Reserve: How to Increase Community Investment in Your City