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National League of Cities Conference, New Orleans
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November 13, 2007 - Nov 17 2007
Published by National League of Cities (original article)

The National League of Cities conference draws more than 4000 local elected officials every year. This year’s conference will be a unique opportunity to see up close the host city of New Orleans and their accomplishments as they go from disaster to recovery.

Published by National League of Cities, http://www.nlc.org/CONFERENCES___EVENTS/citiesexpositions.aspx

From the National League of Cities website:

National League of Cities
Congress of Cities & Exhibition

November 13-17, 2007
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, LA

The Congress of Cities and Exposition is the National League of Cities most important annual conference drawing more than 4000 local elected officials every year. In the past the conference has been held the first week of December. This year, the conference will be held in early November. It is a chance for local elected officials to share ideas about how to make their communities better for their citizens. This year's conference will be a unique opportunity to see up close the host city of New Orleans and their accomplishments as they go from disaster to recovery. Delegates will see first hand how a city has dealt with a monumental catastrophe and come back stronger and better than ever. Don't miss this once in a lifetime conference.

Who Should Attend and Why
Whether new or veteran, all elected and appointed officials, and municipal employees and state league members should attend this conference. This comprehensive professional development opportunity offers a unique mix of general sessions, conference workshops and networking sessions aimed at providing the insight and tools needed to solve your cities problems. Hear from high profile national speakers, discover new approaches to leadership and governance, and gain access to a broad network of information and resources, and network and share experiences with other local elected officials from around the country. Help solve your cities problems by sharing ideas and networking with peers.

Preliminary Schedule

Monday, November 12
Registration - 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Tuesday, November 13
Registration - 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Leadership Training Institute Seminars - 9:00 - 5:00

Wednesday, November 14
Leadership Training Institute Seminars - 9:00 - 5:00
Governance and Policy Meetings
Constituency and Special Group Meetings
Mobile Workshops
Community Service Opportunities
First Time Attendees Orientation - 6:30 pm
Welcoming Reception and Exhibit Hall Opening

Thursday, November 15
Opening General Session
Conference Workshops
Exhibits
Mobile Workshops
Community Service Opportunities

Friday, November 16
General Session
Conference Workshops
Exhibits
Mobile Workshops
Community Service Opportunities
Night on the Town

Saturday, November 17
General Session
Conference Workshops
Delegates Lunch and Closing General Session
Annual Business meeting
Host City Closing Event

Questions: http://www.nlc.org/CONFERENCES___EVENTS/citiesexpositions.aspx

Registration: https://reg.jspargo.com/nlccoc07/reg/

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