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Wednesday, July 19

4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Registration

Thursday, July 20


8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Registration

8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Preconference Mobile Workshop

  • Planning for the Future through Redevelopment
    The buses leave promptly at 8:30 a.m.

9:00 a.m. – Noon Preconference Workshops

  • Keeping Residents Connected to the City’s Vision
  • Speak Up with Confidence

2:00 – 2:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions

  • Crisis Management: Getting "The Call"
  • Making the 2020 Census Count

3:00 – 3:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions

  • HR Challenges in a Changing World
  • Follow the Code to Safer Buildings

4:00 – 5:00 p.m. First Timers’ Program

6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Opening Reception

Friday, July 21


8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration

9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Opening General Session 

Keynote: Ed McMahon, Senior Resident Fellow, Urban Land Institute

11:15 a.m. – Noon Breakout Sessions

  • Front Lines Police Training
  • Keys to Downtown Development

12:15 – 2:00 p.m. Delegates’ Luncheon

Address: Merl Code, Attorney, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C

2:15 – 3:00 p.m. General Session: Legislative Update

3:15 – 4:00 p.m. Breakout Sessions

  • Cities Prepare for Small Cells
  • Trash Talk with PalmettoPride

3:15 – 4:45 p.m. Mayors’ Roundtable


Saturday, July 22


8:00 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. Registration

8:30 – 10:15 a.m. Awards Breakfast

9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Exhibitor Showcase

11:15 a.m. – Noon Breakout Sessions

  • Law Enforcement Challenges
  • Get Along to Move Along

1:30 – 2:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions

  • Big Ideas for Small Towns
  • Lessons Learned from Severe Weather Events
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Municipal Trivia

6:30 – 10:00 p.m. Closing Night Celebration featuring Fantasy Band


Sunday, July 23


9:00 – 10:30 a.m. Spiritual Breakfast featuring Dr. Marlena Smalls, Founder, The Hallelujah Singers