2017 Municipal Leadership Institute and Expo
Ross Bridge Renaissance, 4000 Grand Avenue, Hoover, AL 35226
The League will host a two-day training event and expo in Hoover December 4 and 5. The Municipal Leadership Institute will provide you with the training you need to solve and plan for problems that impact you and your municipality before they arise. Presentations by area experts will be given on timely issues that confront today’s local elected officials. Exhibits will open at noon on Monday, December 4. This unique showcase will offer an excellent opportunity for vendors and municipal officials to meet. Plan to connect with exhibitors and discover valuable tools for solutions to problems as well as innovative ideas for future planning.
Topics Include: Sources of Revenue (elective core); Overview of Workers Compensation and Municipal Liability Claims; Developing a Municipal Youth Commission; Municipal Debt Financing; Pitfalls and Best Practices for Bond Issues; NIMS Training and Emergency Preparedness; and Expenditure of Municipal Funds (elective core).
This Institute has been approved for eight and one-half (8.5) Basic, Advanced or Emeritus hours in the Certified Municipal Official Program. 2 of the 8.5 approved hours meet core curriculum requirements. If you have already taken the core courses that will be offered at the Institute, duplicate core hours will not be awarded. Any municipal official or municipal personnel may register for the Institute, but only elected officials will be awarded credit hours in the CMO Program.
The League’s CMO graduation ceremony for those who have earned their Basic, Advanced, and Emeritus CMO designations will also be held during the Leadership Institute. For those attending both the Institute and the CMO graduation, registration and payment are required.
Pre-Registration and On-Site registration Fees:
- From Now until November 6, 2017: Online Registration - $225
(Paper Registration Form/Payment - $250)
- From November 7, 2017 to November 20, 2017: $250
(Paper Registration Form/Payment - $275)
- On-Site Registration Fee: $275
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Register online for the Municipal Leadership Institute HERE. | Download and print the registration form HERE.
We invite you to register as a vendor and/or sponsor. This conference is for local elected officials to receive training to solve and plan for problems that impact their municipalities before they arise. Presentations by area experts will be given on timely issues that confront today’s local elected officials. Join us as an exhibitor/sponsor or as a sponsor only at the Ross Bridge Renaissance and promote your products, programs and services to key municipal decision makers. See below to register and to view the interactive floor plan and agenda. See what space is currently available and view a listing of all registered vendors. We hope to see you in Hoover!
Exhibitor/Sponsor Registration Registration Deadline - November 17
$500 Table-top Exhibit Space | Sponsorship and Event Promotion | Luncheon and Reception
Table-top Exhibit - The Institute offers exhibiting on Monday, December 4th beginning at 12:00 p.m. and concludes with the League’s reception at 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Break service, lunch and reception will be held in the exhibit area to maximize your exposure to attendees. Sponsorship - Your Company is promoted with special event signage, recognition via League app and on printed conference materials and the opportunity to provide a pre-approved promotional item in registration bags. (Flyers/brochures are accepted in digital format only. Deadline for submission - November 17).
NOTE: ALM requires a certificate of general liability file on file for each exhibitor. This can be a “proof only” copy and does not require ALM listed as an additional insured. This should be uploaded during the registration process.
Sponsor Only Registration Registration Deadline - November 17
$200 Sponsorship and Event Promotion
Can’t be with us on December 4th? No problem. Your company can still have a presence! Show your support of Alabama municipalities by being a sponsor. Your Company is promoted with special event signage, recognition via League app and on printed conference materials and the opportunity to provide a pre-approved promotional item in registration bags. (Flyers/brochures are accepted in digital format only. Deadline for submission - November 17).
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CMO DVD Courses
The League has made several of its most popular CMO training courses available on DVD. These courses are a valuable resource for municipalities to provide training for municipal personnel who did not attend the live training. Mayors and councilmembers who did not attend the live training can order select DVDs and earn credit hours in the CMO Program. Note: Read description to see if the DVD selected offers credit hours. Successful completion of a test on material presented is required to earn credit hours.
|Certified Municipal Official DVD Courses||CMO Credit Hours||Price|
|2016 Orientation Conference for Elected Municipal
Officials and Municipal Personnel Read More...
|(No CMO Credit Available)|
|The Kirkwood, Missouri Experience Read More...||(No CMO Credit Available)|
|But We Didn't Do Anything Wrong! Read More...||(1.0 hour credit)
Basic, Advanced and Emeritus
|When Disaster Strikes: Preparing Your Information
Systems Infrastructure Read More...
|(0.5 hour credit)
Basic, Advanced and Emeritus
Professional Training Programs Available
The League has been informed that the following training opportunities are available for municipal officials and employees. Many of these seminars are sponsored by other organizations and you would need to contact them for information about the meeting and registration.
If the League is a sponsor, our telephone number is noted in the information below. Although these conferences are arranged for positions designated, many of them allow other individuals to attend. If you have a question on this, please contact the sponsoring agency.
If you have a conference you would like to add to this list, contact Carrie Banks with the information and include a contact person, address, telephone number and e-mail address if available.