Local Government Management Series 2019

Professional Development | Networking | Knowledge Sharing

The Public Policy & Management Center's Local Government Management Series offers monthly learning and networking events for all government organizations in the region.

Local Government Management (LGM) programs offered:

Local Government Management Seminars
New Times 2019: March 21, 1-4 p.m. | August 29, 1-4 p.m., Dec. 12, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

  • Area city and county managers and other government professionals present relevant trends and practical solutions to local government issues
  • Hosted at Wichita State University
  • Light refreshments provided
  • No cost for additional staff to attend

Public Finance Professionals' Lunch & Learns
2019: March 1, June 20, Nov. 21 | 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • Finance experts lead lectures and group discussions about best practices and current economic research
  • Hosted at Wichita State University
  • Lunch provided
  • Additional attendee cost: $15

Public Works Professionals' Lunch & Learns
2019: March 28, Oct. 24 | 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • Public works professionals lead lectures and group discussions about best practices and current relevant topics
  • Hosted by Wichita State University
  • Lunch provided
  • Additional attendee cost: $15

Managers' Roundtable Luncheons
2019: Jan. 24, April 18, July 18, Oct. 31 | 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • Facilitated discussions about hot topics in local government management
  • Exclusive to city and county managers and administrators
  • Hosted by area cities and counties
  • Lunch provided

Training Sessions |

  • Advisory/Appointed Board Training | May 9,  1 - 4 p.m. | Additional attendee cost: $20
  • Team Building | May 30,  9 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Additional attendee cost: $40
  • Storytelling Part 2 | July 25,  9 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Additional attendee cost: $40
  • Management Model | September 19,  9 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Additional attendee cost: $40

Fee/Benefit
A one-time annual fee allows organizations to participate in the 2019 series.
*Members can send additional staff to events for a reduced fee. RSVP required for all events.

  • Large Communities (7K + population): $850
    Seminar: unlimited staff
    →Public Finance Lunch: 2 staff
    →Public Works Lunch: 2 staff
    →Training: 4 staff
  • Medium Communities (4K + population): $650
    Seminar: unlimited staff
    →Public Finance Lunch: 2 staff
    →Public Works Lunch: 2 staff
    →Training: 3 staff
  • Small Communities (under 4K population): $450
    Seminar: unlimited staff
    →Public Finance Lunch: 2 staff
    →Public Works Lunch: 2 staff
    →Training: 2 staff

Register
Registration is per organization and allows unlimited staff participation in the series. To enroll your organization, click here or contact Paula Downs at paula.downs@wichita.edu or (316) 978-6678.

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Contact
Paula Downs, Talent and Professional Services Manager
Wichita State University, Public Policy & Management Center
paula.downs@wichita.edu
(316) 978-6678

 

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