PAST KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
Secretary of Labor
Anna Maria Chávez
Executive Vice President and Chief Growth Officer
National Council on Aging
Tom J. Donohue
Chief Executive Officer
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
United States of America
American Television Journalist
Face The Nation
White House Communications Director
Presidency of George W. Bush
NLC IS THE VOICE FOR CITIES
Through NLC’s Federal Advocacy Committees, city officials can shape the National Municipal Policy – a universal guide for city leaders to reference when speaking out about issues. During NLC’s seven federal advocacy committee meetings, city officials learn about the top federal issues impacting cities and how to continue advancing NLC’s advocacy priorities year-round.
REASONS TO ATTEND
SHARE YOUR CITY'S STORY WITH CONGRESS
Grow a larger network to expand your leadership capacity.
Know the issues and how to effectively speak up for America’s cities.
Partner with federal agencies to improve your community.
CITY LEADERS ARE THE FRONTLINE
At the Congressional City Conference, city officials will learn more about the common challenges affecting cities during workshops and general sessions. Conference delegates will get specialized training to build leadership skills and conduct productive meetings with federal representatives.