About the Meeting

Under the leadership of National Association of Counties (NACo) President Mary Jo McGuire, the NACo Fall Board of Directors Meeting and ForwardTogether Symposium will convene county leaders in Ramsey County, Minnesota November 30 – December 2, 2023. The Board will conduct NACo business and explore innovative strategies to move counties ForwardTogether with a focus on connecting and building bridges, inspiring engagement in county government, and leading intergovernmental partnerships.

Registration and Host Hotel Information

Registration for the meeting is free but required. You can register yourself and guests here.

Discounted housing rates have been established at the InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront. You may reserve a room using this link. You may make your reservations online through November 10, 2023.

Note: All meeting activities, with the exception of mobile tours and receptions, will take place at the InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront.

Symposium Registration

Hotel Reservations

Schedule at a Glance

Note: All times listed in Central Standard Time, times subject to change.

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Thursday, Nov. 30  

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Ramsey County Mobile Tour

6:00 p.m. | Welcome Dinner Reception

Friday, Dec. 1

8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Board Symposium & Lunch

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Board Meeting Part I

6:00 p.m. | Dinner Reception

Saturday, Dec. 2

8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | Board Meeting Part II

Meeting Location and Transportation

With the exception of off-site events, all conference activities will take place at the InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront in Ramsey County, Minn. The InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront (11 East Kellogg Boulevard, St. Paul, MN 55101) is located 15 minutes from the Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).

Ramsey County Winter Wonderland

Coinciding with the symposium and Board meeting are many unique community events and experiences for you and your guests to enjoy. Consider extending your stay and celebrate a winter wonderland in and around Ramsey County!

Ramsey County Experiences