The 2019 ICMA Regional Conferences will send you home with the ideas and know-how you need to reshape and create new innovations in your organization and community.

Develop an innovation mindset. Dream up a playbook on the technologies local governments need to meet the challenges of 21st century governance. Expand your professional network.

Select a region below to discover what the ICMA Regional Conferences can offer you.

Southeast Regional Conference

Greenville, South Carolina | February 27-March 1, 2019

West Coast Regional Conference

Reno, Nevada | March 20-22, 2019

Mountain Plains Regional Conference

Omaha, Nebraska | March 27-29, 2019

Northeast Regional Conference

New Brunswick, New Jersey | April 3-5, 2019

International Regional Conference

Timisoara, Romania | April 18-22, 2019

Midwest Regional Conference

Evanston, Illinois | May 8-10, 2019

Innovation Resources

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Innovation in Local Government: An Interview with ICMA Chief Technology and Innovation Officer Xavier Hughes

Amy Ahner talks to ICMA's chief technology and innovation officer about 21st century innovation in local government.

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Preparing for a Culture of Change and Innovation

With the proper planning and mindset, local governments small and large can leverage technology to transform their organizations and the experience of their residents.

The Tools Local Governments Cannot Do Without

With limited resources, technology can help local governments do more. Here are three technologies that every government needs.

How Local Governments Can Win with Procurement

ICMA's chief technology and innovation officer provides four easy ways local governments can win in the grand adventure we call procurement.

Focusing on Innovation

New Management Model Supports Strategic Objectives