Benefits of Attending

Five Reasons to Attend:

Whether a first-time or longtime Conference attendee, you can take away many potential benefits and dramatically enhance your understanding of local government.

Something for All Experience Levels

Are you a newcomer, a mid-career professional/elected official, or a well-established expert in all things local government? As the largest gathering of municipal officials in the US, the League Conference attracts people you might not ordinarily meet, but who could introduce you to new ways of thinking, doing, and achieving.

Face-to-Face Connections

Gathering with like-minded people from around the state will help you maintain and build your network of contacts and resources, helping you serve your community better than ever. New and evergreen sessions feature thought leaders in their fields sharing their insights and providing one-to-one interfaces that municipal officials need to succeed.

Answers You Need

Get your questions answered, from informational basics to advanced trend management techniques. The many CEUs available for professional and technical certifications are just a part of education. At the Conference, learning doesn't stop at the sessions. The Exhibit Hall provides a wealth of information about projects and services that may be new to you. Discover how these products can be customized to your municipality's specific needs, enhancing your operations and activities.

Inspiration for Governing

Throughout the Conference, you will have the invaluable opportunity to learn about and see firsthand the latest technological, operational, and service options for local governments. Over the course of the three-day event, refresh your to-do list and recharge your energy with new techniques and ideas.

Hands-On Skill Building

With 21 Affiliate organizations and other communities of leaders and learners gathered, as well as more than 700 vendors, you can gain fresh perspectives on your day-to-day operations from a wide variety of participants that translate directly from the Conference to your community.