KACM Annual Conference

November 15-17th 2017

Lenexa, KS

To register call 785-354-9565

2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Registration: Hyatt Place Lenexa City Center

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Afternoon Workshop: Walking Tour, Lenexa City Center

6:00 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Dinner & Social Event: Lenexa Public Market
The Lenexa Public Market is an 11,000-square-foot food hall and market uniquely located on the first floor of the new Lenexa City Hall. We’re bringing together diverse merchants that offer fresh foods and locally sourced, handcrafted products. Meet up with friends and family. Savor a great meal or drink. Shop for artisan products. Support local businesses.

8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Hospitality Reception: Hyatt Place Lenexa City Center

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
General Session: ICMA Mini-Workshop:
Making What You Have to Say Memorable
Felicia Logan, Director of Professional Development at ICMA

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
ICMA Mini-Workshop, Part II
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Awards Luncheon & KACM Business Meeting
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Role of Diplomacy in Local Government
Planning & Development
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Behavioral Health Considerations in a High Stress Environment
Handling Council Meetings as Manager/Administrator

4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Open Networking: Topics at tables will include innovation, public works,
finance & budgeting, public safety.

6:00 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Dinner & Social Event: Thompson Barn (Location change)
Celebrate 100 Years of Professional Management in Kansas.

8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Hospitality Reception: Hyatt Place Lenexa City Center

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Breakfast & ICMA Update

9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Concurrent Breakout Sessions
SOAR Program
“Ask A Manager” Mentoring Session

10:50 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.
General Session: Lessons from Seasoned Managers
            Bill Buchanan

12:00 p.m.

Hotel information:

Hyatt Place Lenexa City Center
8741 Ryckert St
Rate: $115 plus tax
Cutoff date Oct 15

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