PROGRAM

MANY VOICES. ONE NATION.

Becoming informed about policies that affect cities will make you a better leader and speaking up together will allow you to achieve more for cities.

SCHEDULE AT-A-GLANCE

FRIDAY, MARCH 8, 2019

05:00 PM – 07:00 PM Registration, Ask NLC & NLC University Information Desk Open

SATURDAY, MARCH 9, 2019

07:30 AM – 05:00 PM Registration & Ask NLC Open
08:00 AM – 05:00 PM NLC University Seminars
12:00 PM – 01:30 PM Board Executive Committee Meeting Working Luncheon
02:00 PM – 03:00 PM Investment Advisory Committee Meeting
03:00 PM – 04:30 PM Board Committee Meetings
05:30 PM – 07:00 PM NLC Board of Directors Reception

SUNDAY, MARCH 10, 2019

07:30 AM – 05:00 PM Registration & Ask NLC Open
07:45 AM – 08:45 AM New Member/First Time Welcome Breakfast
08:30 AM – 12:00 PM NLC Board of Directors Meeting
08:00 AM – 05:00 PM NLC University Seminars
09:00 AM – 11:30 AM Advisory Council Meeting
12:00 PM – 01:30 PM NLC Board & Advisory Council Luncheon
01:00 PM – 04:30 PM Federal Advocacy Committee Meetings
05:00 PM Evening Events

MONDAY, MARCH 11, 2019

07:00 AM – 05:30 PM Registration & Ask NLC Open
07:30 AM – 09:00 AM Celebrate Diversity Breakfast
09:00 AM – 10:30 AM Opening General Session
10:45 AM – 12:15 PM Workshops
12:15 PM – 01:30 PM Break for Lunch
12:15 PM – 01:30 PM Member Council Meetings and Cash/Concessional Lunch
01:45 PM – 03:15 PM Workshops
03:30 PM – 05:00 PM Afternoon General Session
05:15 PM Evening Events

TUESDAY, MARCH 12, 2019

07:30 AM – 12:30 PM Registration & Ask NLC
09:00 AM – 10:15 AM New Morning General Session
10:45 AM – 12:00 PM Workshops (Including Federal Agency Round Table)
12:30 PM – 02:15 PM *General Session and Delegates Luncheon
06:00 PM – 07:00 PM Capitol Steps Performance

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13, 2019

08:00 AM NLC Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill
*Indicates conference-wide meal, included in the cost of registration

GET THE TOOLS YOU NEED TO BE A BETTER LEADER

CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS

Presentations, panels and discussions focused on the common issues cities face.

NLC UNIVERSITY SEMINARS

Half-day or full-day training on navigating the duties of a public official. Delegates who complete training receive credits towards a professional development certificate.

GENERAL SESSIONS

Get inspired during exciting main stage programming, featuring motivational stories from well-known national leaders.

CAPITOL HILL ADVOCACY DAY

Whether it’s your first time visiting Capitol Hill or your hundredth, thank you for being a city advocate. During NLC’s Capitol Hill Advocacy Day, the discussions you have with federal legislators and their staff will help us make a difference for cities everywhere. In this module, you’ll find everything you need to know for a successful day on Capitol Hill with NLC.

NETWORKING EVENTS

There are plenty of opportunities for you to meet and build relationships with other local leaders and build partnerships with corporate partners. Whether it’s the constituency group events, federal advocacy committees, member council meetings and state municipal league activities.

QUESTIONS?

Contact conferences@nlc.org for more information on how you can make your case for attendance to your city.