The issues facing local governments continue to multiply and change. Those working with or advising municipalities need the latest information on emerging trends and best practices for facing new challenges and taking advantage of opportunities. This forum assembles leading experts with extensive experience advising local governments in order to provide insights on many of the most important issues in local government today.

Attendees will come away with new strategies for solving difficult and developing problems, such as employment issues raised by the use of social media, and with in-depth knowledge of important contemporary aspects of local governance, such as how and when non-party municipalities must comply with international agreements. With an emphasis on practical advice and real-world examples, this program should not be missed.