Chief Executives Workshop

Thanks to our 2018 Chief Executives Workshop Sponsors!

2018 Chief Executives Workshop
 

August 16-17 
Chula Vista Resort
Wisconsin Dells



Online registration for this Workshop has ended.  If you are interested in attending, please contact Event Manager Carrie Jensen at cjensen@lwm-info.org.
Print PDF of the Chief Executives Workshop Agenda here.


AGENDA
Wednesday, August 15

5:30 p.m. Welcoming Reception

Thursday, August 16
8:30 a.m. Registration, coffee & rolls

9:00 a.m. Working Well with your Neighbors to Promote a Region
Mayor Tim Hanna, Appleton
Village Administrator Jesse Thyes, Grafton

10:00 a.m. Preventing Sexual Harassment in the #MeToo Era (PowerPoint PDF)
    Leading Cultural Change to Strengthen Your Organization
Attorney Jill Pedigo Hall, von Briesen & Roper
EEOC Harassment Guidance: Updated Policies and Training (PDF) 
Grutzmacher v. Howard County (PDF)

10:45 a.m. Break

11:00 a.m.  How Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation Can Assist Development in Your Municipality Attorney Jennifer Hagner Campbell, Senior Legal Counsel Mary Gage, Senior Economic Development Director, WEDC  
12:00 noon Networking Lunch

1:15 p.m. Municipal Division of Authority: Who Controls What?
Claire Silverman, Legal Counsel, League of Wisconsin Municipalities
Mayor Shawn Reilly, Waukesha
Attorney Matt Dregne, Stafford Rosenbaum, LLP

2:15 p.m. Alternative Methods of Financing New Municipal Facilities
Mayor Mike Palm, Baraboo
Pat Cannon, CDA Executive Director, Baraboo
City Manager Karen Kurt, Platteville

3:15 p.m. Break

3:30 p.m. Small Communities Idea Jam
Discussion Leader:  Village President George Peterson, Rothschild

Large Communities Idea Jam
Discussion Leader:  Mayor Tim Hanna, Appleton

5:30 p.m. Evening Reception

Friday, August 17
7:45 a.m. Breakfast & Panel Discussion:
Municipal Youth Councils
Mayor Kathy Ehley, Wauwatosa
Mayor Zack Vruwink, Wisconsin Rapids
Member Engagement & Communications Director Gail Sumi, League of Wisconsin Municipalities

9:00 a.m. Cool Cities = Hot Economies: How Wisconsin Municipalities Lead the Way 
Keynote Speaker:  Tom Still, Wisconsin Technology Council

10:00 a.m. Break

10:15 a.m. Goals & Prediction for the Next Legislative Session
Senator Jennifer Shilling (D-La Crosse)
Representative Rob Brooks (R-Saukville)

11:15 a.m. Legislative Update and Your Role in Advancing the Municipal Agenda
Executive Director Jerry Deschane, League of Wisconsin Municipalities
Deputy Director Curt Witynski, League of Wisconsin Municipalities
12:00 p.m. Adjourn


Room block has closed.  


Call Chula Vista Resort directly at 866-991-7986 to see if reservations are still available; the discounted rate deadline was July 25.

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