Oct. 23 - Detailed Agenda & Presentations

8:00 a.m.         Registration Opens!

8:30 a.m.         Mini Bar: A New Round of FUNdamentals for Municipal Attorneys 
Note: Mini-Bar presentations will be available to attendees at the Conference. They will not be posted.
Public Construction and Competitive Bidding Brian Sajdak, Attorney, Wesolowski, Reidenbach & Sajdak, SC
Takings Kail Decker, City Attorney, City of West Allis
Municipal Liability/Immunity Remzy Bitar, Attorney, Municipal Law & Litigation Group SC
Tips for Good Drafting Claire Silverman, Legal Counsel, Maria Davis, Assistant Legal Counsel, League of Wisconsin Municipalities

9:00 a.m.         Deep Dives (2-hour workshops)  

  • Bus Tour: Northern Renewal - Tour of Green Bay and Ashwaubenon
  • Human Resources 101, Lisa Bergersen, Principal Attorney, EngageHR Law, Of Counsel, Buelow Vetter Buikema Olson & Vliet LLC, Saveon Grenell, Associate Attorney, Buelow Vetter Buikema Olson & Vliet LLC Presentation (PDF)
  • Innovative Housing Solutions, Kurt Paulsen, Department of Planning and Landscape Architecture, UW-Madison  Presentation (PDF)

10:00 a.m.       Exhibit Hall Opens!

Noon               Light Lunch Buffet in the Exhibit Hall

1:00 p.m.         League Annual Business Meeting

1:30 p.m.         Running an Effective Meeting (Mock Meeting), Mark Thorsby, FrontWheel Consulting

3:30 p.m.         Engineering & Public Works Roundtable, Moderator: Rob Vanden Noven, Director of Public Works, City of Port Washington

4:45 p.m.         President's Reception (hors d'oeuvres and drinks in the Exhibit Hall)

5:30 p.m.         Raffle Drawings for Exhibit Hall Gift Baskets

6:30 p.m.         Table for 10 Networking Dinner -  Restaurant Choices and Photos