ICMA Annual Conference

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The ICMA Annual Conference is the largest annual event in the world for local government managers and staff. The tools, tips, information, and resources you'll pick up at the conference — and the professional and personal renewal and networking you'll have an opportunity to do — are more important than ever.


In addition to daily keynote sessions, educational and Solutions Track sessions, roundtable discussions, ICMA University workshops and forums, field demonstrations, and numerous demonstrations of technology applications that you have come to expect, ICMA’s Annual Conference will offer you new opportunities to help fulfill your commitment to career-long learning. You will hear about the innovative ideas and practical strategies you need to deal with the challenges facing local governments today. ICMA’s Annual Conference is an educational and networking opportunity that you can’t afford to miss!  


The four days of the ICMA Annual Conference will be the most cost-effective professional development opportunity you have all year. You’ll come away with twelve full months of benefits in the form of new and enhanced knowledge that you can apply directly to your job.


The ICMA Annual Conference will provide an unique opportunity to meet and speak with your peers and practitioners in the field and to exchange ideas, strategies and to build partnerships. It is also an opportunity to meet with hundreds of public service experts on hand to offer creative solutions to the problems you face.


Top 5 reasons to attend:

  • The ICMA Conference is the foremost professional development opportunity for local government managers
  • Top rated educational sessions
  • World-renowned speakers
  • Meet and mingle with the people who "speak your language" and face the same challenges day to day that you do. You will come away with the experiences of real lessons learned, dozens of ideas, and innovative solutions that you and your team can use immediately
  • World-class Exhibit Hall: with Innovative products and services to make your job easier.  

Speaker and Presenter Information

Soledad O'Brien
Award-winning journalist, documentarian, news anchor, producer, and philanthropist

Bob Chapman
Chairman and CEO, Barry-Wehmiller

Vernice Armour
Combat pilot, USMC

David Brooks
New York Times columnist and PBS commentator

Relevant Government Agencies

State Government, County Government, City Government, Municipal Government

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Sun-Wed, Sep 25-28, 2016


Member - Standard:  $775.00
Non-Member - Standard:  $1275.00

Kansas City Convention Center
301 W 13th St
Kansas City, MO 66102
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