2018 NACo Legislative Conference

The 2018 Legislative Conference schedule is subject to change. Click here to print the agenda.

Friday, Mar 02
8:00 am to 11:30 am

8:00 am to 11:30 am

CIO Forum

8:00 am to 11:30 amColumbia 5 &7, Terrace Level | 8:00 am to 11:30 am

The CIO Forum brings together county CIOs, county officials with a responsibility for a technology initiative or program and Premier Corporate Members to address the latest technology issues impacting county government. The CIO Forum will address:

  • Mobile Device Management: What is Your Strategy to Keep Your County Secure?
  • The (No Longer) Missing Link: The Connection Between e-Discovery and Computer Forensics
  • The CIO and the Need to Adapt to a Changing Environment
  • The Future is Now: Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
Commissioner, Larimer County, Colo. and Chair, NACo Information Technology Standing Committee  
 
Director, Global Government, IBM Public Sector  
(919) 422-8253
8:00 am to 5:00 pm

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

The National Association for County Community and Economic Development (NACCED) Board and Committee Meetings

8:00 am to 5:00 pmColumbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level | 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
11:30 am to 5:00 pm

11:30 am to 5:00 pm

Tech Town Hall, Part 1

11:30 am to 5:00 pmColumbia 5 & 7, Terrace Level | 11:30 am to 5:00 pm

All attendees of the NACo Legislative Conference with an interest in technology are invited to attend! This Tech Town Hall is designed to be interactive and will include a mix of presentations and facilitated discussions with a focus on how counties are using technology to address these topics:

  • Integrating Data to Improve Outcomes in Health, Human Services and Justice Systems
  • Connected and Autonomous Vehicles: Coming to a County Near You
  • The Future of Truth and Misinformation Online
County Judge, Cooke County, Texas and Chair, NACo Technology & Telecommunications Policy Steering Committee  
 
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

National Association of County Human Services Administrators

2:00 pm to 4:00 pmColumbia 3, Terrace Level | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

NACo Ambassadors Meeting (By invitation only)

4:00 pm to 5:00 pmFairchild, Terrace Level | 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Tech Town Hall Networking Reception

5:00 pm to 6:30 pmColumbia 6 & 8, Terrace Level | 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Sponsored by Nationwide Retirement Solutions and U.S. Communities Government Purchasing Alliance

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Registration Open

5:00 pm to 7:00 pmColumbia West, Terrace Level | 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Saturday, Mar 03
7:00 am to 5:00 pm

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Registration Open

7:00 am to 5:00 pmColumbia West, Terrace Level | 7:00 am to 5:00 pm
8:00 am to 9:00 am

8:00 am to 9:00 am

Policy Coordinating Committee Meeting #1

8:00 am to 9:00 amHolmead, Lobby Level | 8:00 am to 9:00 am
8:00 am to 9:30 am

8:00 am to 9:30 am

First Time Attendees Orientation and Breakfast

8:00 am to 9:30 amGeorgetown, Concourse Level | 8:00 am to 9:30 am

All first time attendees are welcome to join us to learn more about NACo and how to make the most out of the Legislative Conference. RSVP is required. Please email jlosh@naco.org if you have not already submitted your RSVP.

8:00 am to 11:00 am

8:00 am to 11:00 am

NACCTFO: Human Resources - Recruiting Good Employees

8:00 am to 11:00 amColumbia 2, Terrace Level | 8:00 am to 11:00 am
9:00 am to 10:00 am

9:00 am to 10:00 am

Community, Economic and Workforce Development Policy Steering Committee - Resolutions Meeting

9:00 am to 10:00 amColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 9:00 am to 10:00 am

9:00 am to 10:00 am

Public Lands Policy Steering Committee - Resolutions Meeting

9:00 am to 10:00 amInternational Ballroom East, Concourse Level | 9:00 am to 10:00 am

9:00 am to 10:00 am

Transportation Policy Steering Committee - Resolutions Meeting

9:00 am to 10:00 amInternational Ballroom West, Concourse Level | 9:00 am to 10:00 am
9:00 am to 10:30 am

9:00 am to 10:30 am

Agriculture and Rural Affairs Policy Steering Committee - Subcommittee Meetings

9:00 am to 10:30 amJefferson, Concourse Level | 9:00 am to 10:30 am
9:00 am to 11:00 am

9:00 am to 11:00 am

Environment, Energy and Land Use Steering Committee - Resolutions Meeting

9:00 am to 11:00 amColumbia 5 & 7, Terrace Level | 9:00 am to 11:00 am
9:00 am to 11:30 am

9:00 am to 11:30 am

Health Policy Steering Committee – Subcommittee Meetings

9:00 am to 11:30 amLincoln West, Concourse Level | 9:00 am to 11:30 am

9:00 am to 11:30 am

Human Services and Education Joint Steering Committee - Subcommittee Meetings

9:00 am to 11:30 amColumbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level | 9:00 am to 11:30 am
Associate Commissioner, Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services  
 
9:00 am to 12:00 pm

9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Justice and Public Safety Policy Steering Committee - Morning Meeting

9:00 am to 12:00 pmColumbia 6 & 8, Terrace Level | 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Administrator, Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice  
 
Executive Director, Homeland Security Advisory Council, U.S. Department of Homeland Security  
 
Director, Center for Juvenile Justice Reform, Georgetown University  
 
Chief, Chambersburg Borough Police Department, Penn.  
 

9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Telecommunications and Technology Policy Steering Committee Meeting

9:00 am to 12:00 pmCabinet, Concourse Level | 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Senior Counsel, Office of Government Affairs, First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet)  
 
Director of Stakeholder Engagement, Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center  
 
9:30 am to 12:00 pm

9:30 am to 12:00 pm

Finance, Pensions and Intergovernmental Affairs Policy Steering Committee Meeting

9:30 am to 12:00 pmLincoln East, Concourse Level | 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
Legislative Director, Office of U.S. Representative Kristi Noem (R-S.D.)  
 
Executive Director, State and Local Legal Center  
 
10:00 am to 11:30 am

10:00 am to 11:30 am

Community, Economic and Workforce Development Policy Steering Committee - Subcommittee Meetings

10:00 am to 11:30 amColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 10:00 am to 11:30 am
Director of Economic Development Integration, Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce  
 
Policy Director, National Low-Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC)  
 
10:00 am to 12:00 pm

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Public Lands Policy Steering Committee - Subcommittee Meetings

10:00 am to 12:00 pmInternational Ballroom East, Concourse Level | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Transportation Policy Steering Committee - Subcommittee Meetings

10:00 am to 12:00 pmInternational Ballroom West, Concourse Level | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Former Member of Congress and Chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee  
 
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental Affairs, U.S. Department of Transportation  
 
10:30 am to 12:00 pm

10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Agriculture and Rural Affairs Policy Steering Committee - Business Meeting

10:30 am to 12:00 pmJefferson, Concourse Level | 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Audit Committee Meeting

10:30 am to 12:00 pmMorgan, Lobby Level | 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
11:30 am to 5:00 pm

11:30 am to 5:00 pm

Tech Town Hall, Part 2

11:30 am to 5:00 pmGeorgetown, Concourse Level | 11:30 am to 5:00 pm

This is the continuation of Tech Town Hall, Part 1 and will cover these topics:

  • Healthy Communities: How Technology Can Connect Patients to Better Health Outcomes
  • Your County is Under Attack Part One: Lessons Learned from the False Missile Alert in Hawaii 
  • Technology as a Tool to Help Fight the Opioid Epidemic
  • Blockchain Simplified: What it is, Why Should You Care, and How Will it Impact the Future of County Government?
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Finance Committee Meeting

12:00 pm to 1:30 pmMorgan, Lobby Level | 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Luncheon Roundtable: Two-Generation Approach to Combating Multigenerational Poverty in our Nation’s Counties

12:00 pm to 1:30 pmColumbia 3 & 4, Terrace Level | 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

With over 15 million children in the United States living below the poverty line, counties across the country face challenges in providing services to families in both urban and rural communities. Successful policies and programs focus on a two-generation approach, which address the cycle of poverty caused by disparities in access to employment, health care, education and housing. During this session, attendees will be introduced to the two-generation approach and learn how counties are integrating this concept within current human services, health and workforce programs and policies at the local level. Lunch will be provided.

President, Garrett County Action Committee, Garrett County, Md.  
 
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Environment, Energy and Land Use Steering Committee - Business Meeting

1:00 pm to 4:00 pmColumbia 5 & 7, Terrace Level | 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Counsel, Committee on Energy and Commerce (Majority), U.S. House of Representatives  
 
Executive Director, State and Local Legal Center  
 
1:30 pm to 4:00 pm

1:30 pm to 4:00 pm

NACCTFO: Strategic Planning - Turning Your Vision into Action

1:30 pm to 4:00 pmColumbia 2, Terrace Level | 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm

1:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Transportation Policy Steering Committee - Business Meeting

1:30 pm to 4:00 pmInternational Ballroom West, Concourse Level | 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Deputy Director, Office of Infrastructure Finance and Innovation, U.S. Department of Transportation  
 
Director, Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Officer, Federal Aviation Administration  
 
1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Finance, Pensions and Intergovernmental Affairs Policy Steering Committee - Business Meeting

1:30 pm to 4:30 pmLincoln East, Concourse Level | 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Director, Federal Liaison, Government Finance Officers Association  
 
Legislative Director, Office of U.S. Representative Kristi Noem (R-S.D.)  
 

1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Justice and Public Safety Policy Steering Committee - Afternoon Meeting

1:30 pm to 4:30 pmColumbia 6 & 8, Terrace Level | 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Public Lands Policy Steering Committee - Business Meeting

2:00 pm to 4:00 pmInternational Ballroom East, Concourse Level | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Deputy Director for Programs and Policy, Bureau of Land Management  
 
2:00 pm to 4:30 pm

2:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Community, Economic and Workforce Development Steering Committee - Business Meeting

2:00 pm to 4:30 pmColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Legislative Assistant, U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-S.C.)  
 
Senior Political Adviser, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor  
 
Professional Staff Member, Majority, Senate Transportation, Housing and Development Appropriations Subcommittee  
 
Community Development Manager, Salt Lake County, Utah  
 

2:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Health Policy Steering Committee - Business Meeting

2:00 pm to 4:30 pmLincoln West, Concourse Level | 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm

2:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Human Services and Education Steering Committee - Business Meeting

2:00 pm to 4:30 pmColumbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level | 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Majority Staff Director, U.S. House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Human Resources  
 
Majority Senior Advisor for Human Services, U.S. Senate Finance Committee  
 
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

National Association of County Administrators (NACA) Executive Board Meeting

3:00 pm to 5:00 pmNorthwest, Lobby Level | 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
5:00 pm to 5:45 pm

5:00 pm to 5:45 pm

Policy Coordinating Committee Meeting #2

5:00 pm to 5:45 pmHolmead, Lobby Level | 5:00 pm to 5:45 pm
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

NACHFa Annual Meeting

5:00 pm to 6:00 pmJay, Lobby Level | 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Women of NACo (WON) Leadership Reception

5:00 pm to 6:00 pmWashington Hilton Suite 9100 | 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Florida Delegates Reception

5:00 pm to 6:30 pmTenleytown, First Floor | 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Colorado Counties Caucus (By invitation only)

5:00 pm to 7:00 pmColumbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level | 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Sunday, Mar 04
7:00 am to 8:00 am

7:00 am to 8:00 am

Non-Denominational Worship Service

7:00 am to 8:00 amColumbia 2, Terrace Level | 7:00 am to 8:00 am
7:00 am to 5:00 pm

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Registration Open

7:00 am to 5:00 pmColumbia West, Terrace Level | 7:00 am to 5:00 pm
8:00 am to 9:30 am

8:00 am to 9:30 am

Gulf States Counties and Parishes Caucus

8:00 am to 9:30 amColumbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level | 8:00 am to 9:30 am

he purpose of the Gulf States Counties and Parishes Caucus (GSCPC) is to promote a clearer understanding of mutual challenges of Gulf Coast counties and parishes and their citizens. GSCPC will be discussing state implementation of the RESTORE Act, reauthorization of the National Flood Insurance Program and more. Caucus membership is open to all NACo county and parish government officials from Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas

9:30 am to 11:00 am

9:30 am to 11:00 am

GIS Subcommittee Meeting (By invitation only)

9:30 am to 11:00 amColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 9:30 am to 11:00 am

The GIS Subcommittee meets to discuss strategic directions for NACo to take on a continuing basis. During this session, Global Flight leads a discussion on 9/11 in reference to GIS and ESRI highlights the latest problem-solving solutions GIS can provide.

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Large Urban County Caucus

10:00 am to 12:00 pmColumbia 5 & 7, Terrace Level | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Deputy Mayor for Greater Economic Opportunity, Washington, D.C.  
 
Centennial Scholar, Brookings Institution  
 

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Rural Action Caucus

10:00 am to 12:00 pmColumbia 6 & 8, Terrace Level | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Chief Innovation Officer, U.S. Department of Agriculture  
 
Senior Policy Advisor, Office of the Asst. to the Secretary for Rural Development, U.S. Department of Agriculture  
 
Co-Director, NORCH Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis  
 
11:00 am to 12:00 pm

11:00 am to 12:00 pm

IT Standing Committee Meeting

11:00 am to 12:00 pmColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

The Information Technology committee will meet to discuss strategic directions for NACo to take on a continuing basis. The committee will identify and review topics/subjects of interest to NACo membership and will recommend various outcomes.

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Membership Committee Meeting

12:00 pm to 1:30 pmLincoln West, Concourse Level | 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Resilient and Healthy Counties Lunch: Strengthening Counties’ Resilience by Addressing the Public Health Impacts of Natural Disasters

12:00 pm to 1:30 pmGeorgetown, Concourse Level | 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

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Recognizing that counties need to be prepared for public health needs before, during and after natural disasters strike, this session will focus on strategies for creating a resilient county public health system. County elected officials must work with health and emergency management departments to prepare for and appropriately respond to public health issues.  In this session, county leaders will share how they have responded to past disasters and how they are making changes today to mitigate future impacts.  

Chief of the Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response, Harris County Public Health  
 
Director of Public Health Protection, Oklahoma City-County Health Department  
 
12:30 pm to 2:45 pm

12:30 pm to 2:45 pm

NABCO/NOBCO Meeting

12:30 pm to 2:45 pmInternational Ballroom East, Concourse Level | 12:30 pm to 2:45 pm
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Veterans and Military Services Committee Meeting

1:00 pm to 3:00 pmColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Executive Director, Community Engagement, Veterans Experience Office, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs  
 
Chief Officer Specialty Care Services, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs  
 
1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Western Interstate Region (WIR) Board of Directors Meeting

1:00 pm to 3:30 pmColumbia 5 & 7, Terrace Level | 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

The Western Interstate Region is affiliated with the National Association of Counties and is dedicated to the promotion of Western interests within NACo. These interests include public land issues (use and conservation), community stability and economic development, and the promotion of the traditional Western way of life. Its membership consists of fifteen Western states, (Alaska, Hawaii, Wash., Ore., Calif., Idaho, Nev., Ariz., Mont., Wyo., Colo., N.M., Utah, N.D., S.D.) with membership funded through the individual state associations.

Executive Director, National Endangered Species Act Reform Coalition  
 
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Defined Contribution and Retirement Advisory Committee Meeting

1:00 pm to 4:00 pmColumbia 3, Terrace Level | 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

FSC Advisory Committee Meeting

1:00 pm to 4:00 pmColumbia 4, Terrace Level | 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
1:15 pm to 3:15 pm

1:15 pm to 3:15 pm

Cultivating A Creative Workforce Through the Arts: A NACo Arts and Culture Commission Meeting

1:15 pm to 3:15 pmColumbia 6 & 8, Terrace Level | 1:15 pm to 3:15 pm

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Creativity drives innovation and is one of the most important leadership skills an employee can have in today’s workforce. Counties can drive creative thinking by supporting arts education programs that have been shown to cultivate happier, healthier workforces. This session explored the ways creativity can be fostered within a community, focusing specifically on programs for entrepreneurs, veterans and active duty military.

Senior Director of State and Local Government Affairs, Americans for the Arts  
 
CEO, Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County  
 
Senior Advisor to the Senior Deputy Chairman, National Endowment for the Arts  
 
1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Programs and Services Committee Meeting

1:30 pm to 3:00 pmColumbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level | 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

The Programs and Services Committee advises the NACo Officers and the Board of Directors regarding the development of NACo programs and services.   In this session, committee members will have the opportunity to review NACo’s County Leadership Institute (CLI), leadership development workshops and work on best practices in service sharing and citizen engagement. The goal is to get input from Programs and Services Committee members on current and future NACo services. Open to all.

1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

National Association of County LGBT Leaders and Allies

1:30 pm to 3:30 pmInternational Ballroom West, Concourse Level | 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Every year, the Human Rights Campaign in conjunction with the Equality Federation Institute publish the Municipal Equality Index (MEI), which examines the inclusivity of municipal laws, policies and services for LGBTQ residents in local communities. Learn about the process that goes into compiling the annual report in a presentation given by the Human Rights Campaign.

1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Managing a Multi-Generational Workforce (Additional registration and fee required)

1:30 pm to 4:30 pmColumbia 2, Terrace Level | 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

(Additional registration and fee required)

Learn effective management and leadership techniques for today’s generationally diverse workforce in this interactive, in-depth workshop. Participants will learn the defining characteristics of each generation, how to keep staff engaged, surprising factors that affect employee morale and how managers can create dynamic, harmonious teams across generations.

This session is sold out. To be placed on a wait list, please contact ahurley@naco.org 

1:45 pm to 3:15 pm

1:45 pm to 3:15 pm

State Association Meeting Planners Meeting

1:45 pm to 3:15 pmHolmead, Lobby Level | 1:45 pm to 3:15 pm
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Immigration Reform Task Force Meeting

2:00 pm to 3:30 pmFairchild, Terrace Level | 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
2:30 pm to 5:00 pm

2:30 pm to 5:00 pm

NACA Idea Exchange

2:30 pm to 5:00 pmLincoln East, Concourse Level | 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

State Association Deputy Directors and Staff Meeting

3:00 pm to 4:30 pmGeorgetown West, Concourse Level | 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
3:15 pm to 4:45 pm

3:15 pm to 4:45 pm

North Carolina Association of Black County Officials (NCABCO) Business Meeting (By invitation only)

3:15 pm to 4:45 pmGeorgetown East, Concourse Level | 3:15 pm to 4:45 pm
3:30 pm to 4:45 pm

3:30 pm to 4:45 pm

NACo Board Forum

3:30 pm to 4:45 pmJefferson, Concourse Level | 3:30 pm to 4:45 pm
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

PA Counties Caucus

4:30 pm to 5:30 pmHolmead, Lobby Level | 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
4:45 pm to 5:45 pm

4:45 pm to 5:45 pm

NACo NextGen Business Meeting

4:45 pm to 5:45 pmColumbia 3, Terrace Level | 4:45 pm to 5:45 pm
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Alabama Delegates Caucus/Reception (By invitation only)

5:00 pm to 6:00 pmColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Meeting of National Association of County Civil Attorneys (NACCA) (by invitation Only)

5:00 pm to 6:00 pmColumbia 4, Terrace Level | 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Mississippi Caucus Meeting

5:00 pm to 6:00 pmKalorama, Lobby Level | 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

National Association of County Administrators (NACA) Reception

5:00 pm to 6:00 pmOak Lawn, Lobby Level | 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

National Association of County Planners (NACP) Meeting

5:00 pm to 6:00 pmPiscataway, Lobby Level | 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

How can planners and elected officials best collaborate to help elevate the importance of local planning and propel sound planning projects in order to help create healthy, vibrant & safe counties?  During this interactive roundtable, learn how county planners and elected officials alike have worked together in a variety of planning spaces, including wildfire & other disaster planning, connectivity & broadband, and housing. 

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Oregon Caucus (By invitation only)

5:00 pm to 6:00 pmColumbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level | 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

National Association of County Intergovernmental Relations Officials (NACIRO) – Business Meeting and Elections

5:00 pm to 6:30 pmColumbia 6 & 8, Terrace Level | 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

National Association of County Behavioral Health and Developmental Disability Directors (NACBHDD) Reception

5:30 pm to 7:30 pmFairchild, Terrace Level | 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
5:45 pm to 6:45 pm

5:45 pm to 6:45 pm

NACo NextGen and CLI Reception

5:45 pm to 6:45 pmMorgan, Lobby Level | 5:45 pm to 6:45 pm
Monday, Mar 05
7:00 am to 5:00 pm

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Registration Open

7:00 am to 5:00 pmColumbia West, Terrace Level | 7:00 am to 5:00 pm
7:30 am to 8:30 am

7:30 am to 8:30 am

Central Region Caucus Meeting

7:30 am to 8:30 amColumbia 6 & 8, Terrace Level | 7:30 am to 8:30 am

7:30 am to 8:30 am

Northeast Region Caucus Meeting

7:30 am to 8:30 amColumbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level | 7:30 am to 8:30 am

7:30 am to 8:30 am

South Region Caucus Meeting

7:30 am to 8:30 amColumbia 5 & 7, Terrace Level | 7:30 am to 8:30 am

7:30 am to 8:30 am

West Region Caucus Meeting

7:30 am to 8:30 amColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 7:30 am to 8:30 am
9:00 am to 10:30 am

9:00 am to 10:30 am

General Session

9:00 am to 10:30 amInternational Ballroom, Concourse Level | 9:00 am to 10:30 am
10:30 am to 12:00 pm

10:30 am to 12:00 pm

NACIO Board of Directors Meeting

10:30 am to 12:00 pmColumbia 2, Terrace Level | 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

10:30 am to 12:00 pm

NCCAE Business Meeting

10:30 am to 12:00 pmGeorgetown East, Concourse Level | 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
10:45 am to 12:00 pm

10:45 am to 12:00 pm

Building Citizen Buy-In

10:45 am to 12:00 pmColumbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level | 10:45 am to 12:00 pm

County government management and operations rely on citizen engagement for many reasons, including votes on bond proposals and tax increases, input on budget proposals and key advisory boards. This workshop will focus on more ways counties can harness and increase citizen engagement in overall operations and management, validating decision-making and working effectively as a community. This workshop covers using social media to rapidly mobilize a community, successful messaging and other public outreach tools.

10:45 am to 12:00 pm

Counties' Engagement in Telehealth

10:45 am to 12:00 pmColumbia 4, Terrace Level | 10:45 am to 12:00 pm

Telehealth offers many opportunities to deliver direct health services such as preventative and specialty, care coordinate information, training and administrative services aimed at addressing health disparities affecting vulnerable populations while reducing healthcare costs. Telehealth can reduce transportation barriers and reduces workforce shortages due to shared health professional staffing. This session explores telehealth services and lessons learned from county engagement.

10:45 am to 12:00 pm

Disaster Response and Recovery, Part I: Leveraging Community, Volunteer and Faith-Based Partnerships for Effective Disaster Response

10:45 am to 12:00 pmColumbia 5 & 7, Terrace Level | 10:45 am to 12:00 pm

In the immediate aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, it was evident that local governments and the emergency management community needed to engage a broader cross-section of faith and community-based organizations in all stages of disaster response. This session will provide best practice examples of counties that successfully partnered with key community stakeholders to maximize their effectiveness immediately following a crisis event.

Acting Director, FEMA, DHS Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships  
 
President and CEO, National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster  
 
Torey Powell, Program Manager, USDA Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships  
 

10:45 am to 12:00 pm

Federal Tools for County-Driven International Economic Development

10:45 am to 12:00 pmLincoln East, Concourse Level | 10:45 am to 12:00 pm

From employment in U.S. subsidiaries of foreign businesses to jobs in U.S. companies exporting abroad, international trade brings many jobs to county economies. Counties play an essential role in creating a business-friendly environment for these activities. In this meeting, representatives from various federal agencies talk about tools that the federal government can offer to county officials to expand international trade and business in their county. The meeting is structured in 15-minute sessions to allow attendees to network directly with representatives, foster connections and learn how they can partner with the federal government to encourage economic growth through international investment and exports. This session is hosted by the International Economic Development Task Force and open to all conference attendees.

USEAC Director, U.S. Export Assistance Center of D.C. & Virginia  
 
Director, Trade Promotion Coordinating Committee (TPCC), International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce  
 
Director of Sales and Marketing, Export-Import Bank of the United States  
 
Acting Special Representative for Commercial and Business Affairs, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs, U.S. Department of State  
 
Senior Vice President, Center for Regional Economic Competitiveness  
 
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10:45 am to 12:00 pm

Impacts of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Childhood Poverty

10:45 am to 12:00 pmColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 10:45 am to 12:00 pm

Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the scientific impact of toxic stress on the developing brain have been linked to numerous negative outcomes spanning into adulthood. Hear from experts and county governments that have implemented trauma-informed programs that promote resiliency, well-being, self-sufficiency and economic mobility in their communities. This workshop focuses on strategies for families, particularly with children ages 0-3 years.

Director, Department of Health and Human Services, Montgomery County, Maryland  
 

10:45 am to 12:00 pm

Outlook for Federal Legislative and Policy Issues Impacting Counties

10:45 am to 12:00 pmColumbia 6 & 8, Terrace Level | 10:45 am to 12:00 pm

As the Trump administration enters year two and the 115th Congress begins its second session, join the NACo legislative team for a rapid-fire discussion on the top issues facing counties, including health care, entitlement reform, transportation and infrastructure, public lands management and payments, environmental regulations and much more.

Presented by NACo Legislative Team

10:45 am to 12:00 pm

The Fully Respectful Workplace

10:45 am to 12:00 pmFairchild, Terrace Level | 10:45 am to 12:00 pm

Join Dr. Chris Kilmartin for a vital conversation about what the fully respectful workplace is and your role in helping to create it. From discrimination to workplace behavior to recognizing and ending harassment, Dr. Kilmartin brings years of experience and insight to this mission-critical topic.

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Attendee Luncheon

12:00 pm to 1:30 pmInternational Ballroom, Concourse Level | 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Join your colleagues at this fun luncheon and enjoy a performance by the Capitol Steps. This one-of-a-kind troupe began as a group of Senate staffers who set out to satirize the very people and places that employed them. Although not all of the current performers are former Hill staffers, taken together, they have worked in a total of 18 congressional offices and represent more than six decades of House and Senate staff experience.

1:45 pm to 3:00 pm

1:45 pm to 3:00 pm

Building and Supporting Cross-System Data Sharing

1:45 pm to 3:00 pmColumbia 6 & 8, Terrace Level | 1:45 pm to 3:00 pm

Many of the populations served by county departments are connected to multiple systems, including county-supported health, human services and justice systems, and there is a growing need to better align resources and coordinate services and supports. Automated data sharing and integration is one way to connect systems and share information across systems, but jurisdictions must implement effective data governance to ensure information is collected, used and protected appropriately. In this workshop, learn from a national expert and two counties on how to establish policies and practices to safely and effectively share data across systems and, in the process, achieve system efficiencies.

Chief Justice Planning Officer, Adams County Criminal Justice Coordinating Council, Adams County, Colo.  
 
Data Analyst, Pima County Behavioral Health, Pima County, Ariz.  
 
Executive Director, Open Justice Broker Consortium  
 

1:45 pm to 3:00 pm

Compare Your County: How to Use the County Explorer Benchmarking Tool

1:45 pm to 3:00 pmColumbia 3, Terrace Level | 1:45 pm to 3:00 pm

Learn how to use the new County Explorer Benchmarking Tool in this interactive, in-depth workshop. This training will demonstrate how to use the new tool for comparing a county across several indicators with other counties, its state, similarly sized counties or the median for the 3,069 counties. Participants will also become familiar with faster ways to get to the stats for their county. Learn how to use this NACo tool for benchmarking, communication and advocacy. Bring your laptop!

1:45 pm to 3:00 pm

Disaster Response and Recovery, Part II: Working with State and Federal Partners & Your Business Community for Sustainable Recovery

1:45 pm to 3:00 pmColumbia 5 & 7, Terrace Level | 1:45 pm to 3:00 pm

As counties respond to catastrophic events such as floods, hurricanes, tornadoes and earthquakes, it is important to understand how to best utilize the suite of resources that are available from partners at the Federal and state government levels. It is also critical that counties work with the business community to better coordinate resources and logistical support that may be needed and available. This session will provide examples of how key partners can provide support in the months following a natural disaster.

Emergency Manager, Ramsey County, Minn.  
 
Certified Floodplain Manager, Consultant and Author  
 
Executive Director, Maryland Emergency Management Agency  
 

1:45 pm to 3:00 pm

NCCAE Continuing Education Workshop

1:45 pm to 3:00 pmGeorgetown East, Concourse Level | 1:45 pm to 3:00 pm

1:45 pm to 3:00 pm

Tweeting the System: Social Media Dos and Don'ts with Congress

1:45 pm to 3:00 pmColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 1:45 pm to 3:00 pm

The Congressional Management Foundation (CMF) conducted a recent survey of Congressional staff and identified how offices are using social media, who is responsible for social media strategies, and what staffers see as the benefits and drawbacks of social media. Join Brad Fitch, the CEO of CMF, to learn how Congress is using social media to communicate Members’ views, how staff communicates social media content from platforms to policy staff and legislators, strategies for getting the attention of Members’ offices and simple social media methods to enhance your advocacy influence.

1:45 pm to 4:30 pm

1:45 pm to 4:30 pm

NACo Board of Directors Meeting

1:45 pm to 4:30 pmJefferson, Concourse Level | 1:45 pm to 4:30 pm
1:45 pm to 5:00 pm

1:45 pm to 5:00 pm

Crisis Communications

1:45 pm to 5:00 pmFairchild, Terrace Level | 1:45 pm to 5:00 pm

(Additional fee and registration required)

Take a deep dive into crisis management through strategic communications in this interactive workshop. Using real and relevant crisis situations, participants will learn best practices while developing an actionable crisis communications plan to successfully address crises back home.

This session is sold out. To be placed on a waitlist, please contact ahurley@naco.org

CTDP, MCATD, CPBA, Certified e-Learning Specialist  
 
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Budgeting Basics for Newly Elected Officials

3:15 pm to 4:30 pmColumbia 3, Terrace Level | 3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Learn the budget basics that every newly elected official must know to succeed. Join the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for a practical workshop on understanding your county’s budget process, avoiding common pitfalls and start 2018 ahead of the budget game with a solid foundation of budget knowledge -- even if you’re not a numbers whiz.

3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Building Trust Through Performance Metrics

3:15 pm to 4:30 pmColumbia 6 & 8, Terrace Level | 3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

In an increasingly complex world, counties are tasked with meeting growing demands with fewer resources. To meet this challenge effectively, many counties track performance to review progress and adjust day-to-day operations. This session discusses how counties of all sizes track performance, existing processes and lessons learned.

Assistant County Manager, Catawba County, N.C.  
 

3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Designing and Financing "Smart" County Infrastructure

3:15 pm to 4:30 pmColumbia 4, Terrace Level | 3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Counties play an essential role in developing transportation and infrastructure networks that ensure residents are protected and well-connected. Explore how counties can invest now in future-facing “smart” technologies and leverage all available financing options.

3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Fueling Job Growth by Tapping into the New Energy Economy

3:15 pm to 4:30 pmColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Innovative economic and workforce development strategies are essential to enhance community vitality and citizen prosperity.  This session explores how counties of all sizes and geographies are tapping into new, rapidly growing energy technologies and markets to fuel job growth, diversify local economies and broaden revenue bases. Hear from experts and learn from counties investing in the new energy economy.

3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Nationwide Retirement Session: Financial Legislative Update: 2017 Tax Reform Act

3:15 pm to 4:30 pmColumbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level | 3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

This workshop provides a review and analysis of the 2017 Tax Reform Act that may affect you and your employees. Nationwide's Government Relations team will present key features of the tax reform bill and its financial, retirement and business impact, and discuss what key provisions may boost long-term economic growth.

Nationwide Senior Director, Government Relations  
 

3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Stepping Up: Communications Strategies on County Efforts to Reduce the Number of People with Mental Illnesses in Jails

3:15 pm to 4:30 pmColumbia 5 & 7, Terrace Level | 3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

More than 400 counties have joined the national Stepping Up initiative to reduce the number of people with mental illnesses in jails. Although counties have made progress in addressing this issue, many still struggle to effectively communicate these efforts to the public and the media. During this workshop, county leaders will learn about strategies for engaging the public and media around reducing the number of people with mental illnesses in jails and key messaging points to gain support for these efforts.

Public Information Officer, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department  
 
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3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Vision, Values & People: Understanding Your Workplace's Culture and Why It Matters

3:15 pm to 4:30 pmColumbia 2, Terrace Level | 3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Workplace culture is the most important factor in employee retention and morale — but it’s the most misunderstood and hardest to change. Join Catch Your Limit for a dynamic session on understanding how you affect — and can change! — your workplace’s culture. A must-attend for members in leadership and management positions.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

California Caucus (By invitation only)

4:30 pm to 5:30 pmGeorgetown West, Concourse Level | 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

North Carolina Caucus Meeting

4:30 pm to 6:00 pmLincoln East, Concourse Level | 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Minnesota Delegation Caucus (By invitation only)

5:00 pm to 6:30 pmNorthwest, Lobby Level | 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Wisconsin Counties Association Reception (By invitation only)

5:00 pm to 6:30 pmGeorgetown East, Concourse Level | 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

National Conference of Republican County Officials Business Meeting

5:00 pm to 7:00 pmColumbia 5 & 7, Terrace Level | 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

National Democratic County Officers Business Meeting

5:00 pm to 7:00 pmColumbia 6 & 8, Terrace Level | 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

New Mexico Association of Counties Reception (By invitation only)

5:30 pm to 7:00 pmMorgan, Lobby Level | 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

North Carolina Reception

6:00 pm to 7:30 pmColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

LUCC/RAC Reception (by invitation)

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Tuesday, Mar 06
7:00 am to 8:30 am

7:00 am to 8:30 am

National Association of Hispanic County Officials (NAHCO) 2018 Legislative Priorities Meeting

7:00 am to 8:30 amFairchild, Terrace Level | 7:00 am to 8:30 am
7:00 am to 1:00 pm

7:00 am to 1:00 pm

Registration Open

7:00 am to 1:00 pmColumbia West, Terrace Level | 7:00 am to 1:00 pm
8:00 am to 9:15 am

8:00 am to 9:15 am

Counties Care: How to Effectively Serve Families in Need

8:00 am to 9:15 amColumbia 6 & 8, Terrace Level | 8:00 am to 9:15 am

The roots of poverty strike deep within a community. The experiences of children aged 0-3 can have a profound impact on their social and economic wellbeing later in life, and cycles of poverty can perpetuate in a family simply because of inadequate care for the county’s youngest residents. This workshop will bring together county leaders to discuss their work in trying to break this cycle of multigenerational poverty through early childhood development efforts. Breakfast will be provided for attendees.

County Manager, Dakota County, Minn.  
 
District Director, Idaho North Central Public Health District  
 

8:00 am to 9:15 am

How to Save Your County Money Without Wasting Valuable Time

8:00 am to 9:15 amColumbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level | 8:00 am to 9:15 am

As requirements become more complex and budgets and resources shrink, purchasing supplies and services your county needs can often be a slow and expensive process. Cooperative purchasing may serve as an important tool in assisting local government officials save taxpayers’ dollars, without overworking lean staffs. Join us and gain insight on how your county can effectively “do more with less” in the public procurement process. Breakfast will be served.

Chief Procurement Officer, Fairfax County, Va.  
 

8:00 am to 9:15 am

Leveraging Data and Visualization Tools to Keep Businesses Local

8:00 am to 9:15 amColumbia 4, Terrace Level | 8:00 am to 9:15 am

This interactive session explores how county leaders can work directly with the business community to drive even greater economic growth. Experience management and visualization experts will share specific tools, survey methods and visualization techniques that will help counties take the temperature of the business community and develop strategies that can address business concerns head-on – before a company decides to move elsewhere.

8:00 am to 9:15 am

Public Values and Political Ethics

8:00 am to 9:15 amColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 8:00 am to 9:15 am

This workshop explores the myriad competing values in the public sphere in a systematic way and discusses the nature of ethical obligations in public service. Participants come away with a consistent framework within which to place public values and new tools to resolve conflicts.

8:00 am to 9:15 am

The Opioid Crisis: Updates on Opioid-Related Litigation

8:00 am to 9:15 amColumbia 5 & 7, Terrace Level | 8:00 am to 9:15 am

Counties are on the front lines of the opioid crisis. In 2017, several states and over 100 counties filed lawsuits against manufacturers and distributors of opioids to recover the costs of prevention efforts, treatment and services as well as jailing residents addicted to prescription painkillers and heroin. In this workshop, representatives from Florida, New York, North Carolina and Wisconsin will provide updates on opioids litigation in their states.

Deputy Director and General Counsel, North Carolina Association of County Commissioners  
 
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9:30 am to 11:45 am

9:30 am to 11:45 am

General Session

9:30 am to 11:45 amInternational Ballroom, Concourse Level | 9:30 am to 11:45 am
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Press Conference in Support of Key Public Lands Programs: Secure Rural School (SRS) and Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT)

1:00 pm to 2:00 pmCapitol East Front, "House Triangle" | 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Join us for a press conference on Capitol Hill in support of Secure Rural Schools (SRS) and Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT), featuring several key members of Congress.  With 61.6% of counties having federal land within their boundaries, PILT and SRS funding is fundamental for supporting critical county services, including emergency services, search and rescue, fire protection, forest maintenance, education and transportation infrastructure.  NACo supports restoring full mandatory funding for PILT, which compensates counties for untaxable federal land within their boundaries. NACo also supports extending SRS as a transitional funding mechanism until the federal government fully implements a sustainable, long-term forest management program with adequate revenue sharing for forest counties and schools.

1:00 pm to 2:15 pm

1:00 pm to 2:15 pm

Adaptive Leadership 101/County Leadership Institute

1:00 pm to 2:15 pmColumbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level | 1:00 pm to 2:15 pm

Join a panel of NACo’s County Leadership Institute (CLI) alumni for an inside look at adaptive leadership, what it is, and how it can change your leadership style. CLI alumni will share real-world examples of how attending CLI has impacted their leadership strategy. Recommended for NACo members interested in strengthening your leadership skills and participating in CLI.

1:15 pm to 3:00 pm

1:15 pm to 3:00 pm

Mobile Workshop: DC New Communities Initiative Tour

1:15 pm to 3:00 pmMobile Workshop | 1:15 pm to 3:00 pm

Tour one of the neighborhoods part of the District’s New Communities Initiative (NCI), an effort aimed at transforming four public, subsidized housing properties into mixed-income developments that also include additional affordable housing, new services, amenities and green spaces.  Learn about the major tools and strategies for development, social services, community building and systems change that NCI is using to promote neighborhood revitalization without displacement of low-income residents.  Come explore NCI’s Park Morton redevelopment, located in Park View, a centrally located, transit-rich DC neighborhood that has seen significant growth over the past decade - making NCI’s redevelopment and anti-displacement efforts all the more urgent.

Meet at the Terrace level exit outside Columbia West

Space is first-come, first-seated

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Hill Briefing: America's Counties: The Foundation for American Infrastructure

3:00 pm to 4:00 pmCapitol Hill - 1324 Longworth House Office Building | 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Counties play a major role in our nation’s infrastructure system. From roads and bridges to airports and transit systems, local infrastructure investment is the driving force behind a strong economy.  With the administration and Congress focused on infrastructure,  join us for a briefing on how counties are working to strengthen our national infrastructure network and learn how a strong federal-state-local partnership will help us get there.

NACo Second Vice President; Judge/Executive, Boone County, Ky.  
 
NACo Central Region Representative; Commissioner, Grant County, Okla.  
 

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Joint Meeting: Women of NACo (WON) and Congressional Caucus for Women's Issues

3:00 pm to 4:00 pmCapitol Hill - Rayburn 2253 | 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

NACo participants RSVP to Mayor Melissa McKinlay (Palm Beach County, Fla) at mmckinlay@pbcgov.org

Meeting with women elected officials and the Congressional Caucus for Women's Issues to discuss policy priorities

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Hill Briefing: Improving Lives and Outcomes at the Local Level: How Counties are Tackling Multigenerational Cycles of Poverty

3:30 pm to 4:30 pmCapitol Hill - Capitol Visitors Center Room 209 | 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

The nation’s 3,069 counties provide vital services to more than 300 million residents. From early childhood development to workforce development, from homelessness to health, counties are investing in services that break cycles of poverty and help people thrive. Please join us for a briefing and conversation that will focus on how counties are working with our federal and state partners to implement innovative anti-poverty programs.

U.S. Representative (R-Neb.); Chairman, Human Resources Subcommittee, U.S. House Ways and Means Committee  
 
Executive Director, Sunrise County Economic Council, Washington County, Maine  
 
7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

NACo President's Reception

7:00 pm to 9:30 pmInternational Ballroom, Concourse Level | 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

Connect with fellow conference attendees over drinks and heavy hors d’oeuvres at our closing networking reception. Whatever you do, don’t forget to put on your dancing shoes for your favorite conference band, No Bad Ju Ju!

Wednesday, Mar 07
8:00 am to 10:00 am

8:00 am to 10:00 am

Minnesota Congressional Breakfast (By invitation Only)

8:00 am to 10:00 amOffsite | 8:00 am to 10:00 am
8:00 am to 3:00 pm

8:00 am to 3:00 pm

NACo Open House

8:00 am to 3:00 pmNACo Office | 8:00 am to 3:00 pm

Need a place to put your luggage while on the Hill? Please bring it to the lobby of the first floor conference center at NACo HQ and ask for a tour of our headquarters , your office away from home!

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Hill Visits

8:00 am to 5:00 pmCapitol Hill | 8:00 am to 5:00 pm