Session Listing

This listing will be updated periodically as more sessions are added to the schedule.


Tuesday, November 13

12:00 Noon

Exhibitor Learning Session: 
Horizon BCBSNJ - Building Partnerships to Prevent Opioid Abuse

1:00 p.m.

Exhibitor Learning Session: 
GovPilot - How to Streamline Your Local Government

2:00 p.m.

Conference Orientation & Legislative Primer
Budget Audit & Update
Using Humor in Governance
The Visual Litter Survey: Changing State & Local Policies
Is Liquor Licensing Reform Needed?
Bringing Wellness to Your Community with the Mayors Wellness Campaign
Right-of-Way and Federal Action Impacting Local Control (JAG)
The HeART of Downtown Renaissance
Whole Community Approaches to a Clean Energy Future (Sustainable Jersey)

3:00 p.m.

Resolution Committee Meeting

3:45 p.m.

Navigating Change in Your Downtown
Path to Progress: A New Vision for Pension & Health Benefit Reforms
FEMA Public Assistance Grants 101
How the Digital Transformation has Impacted Local Government
Craft Breweries & Your Municipality
Elected Officials Can Reduce Exposure to Lawsuits
Schools & Municipalities: Working Together for Student Safety
Public Service and Lifelong Learning: You're Never Too Old to Get Better
The Grass is Greener with a Sustainable Jersey Grant (Sustainable Jersey)

Wednesday, November 14

9:00 a.m.

Affordable Housing Update (JAG)
The Answer to SALT Changes - Charitable Trusts
Creativity Showcase Providing Municipal Services - P3, SSI, Tech, and More
Advanced Legislative Session
Department of Labor-Apprenticeship Network
From Release to Resilience: Building Bridges for a Prisoner's Journey Home
2018 Sustainable Jersey Program Update: New Actions & Initiatives (Sustainable Jersey)

10:45 a.m.  

Murphy's Marks: The Governor's Freshman Report Card
Elected Officials Primer: Ethics, OPMA, OPRA & Civility
Marijuana Legalization: A State and Local Perspective
The Vacant Property Epidemic
Structural Solutions for Systemic Faults: A New Vision for Tax Reform
Innovation Cities: Advancing the Quality of Urban Living
Improving Population Health in New Jersey
The Art of Negotiation: Women Leading the Way
Beyond Your Borders: The Benefits of Collaboration (Sustainable Jersey)

12:00 Noon

Exhibitor Learning Sessions: 
Create - How to Reduce Your Health Care Spend - It Can Be Done
Horizon BCBSNJ - Building Partnerships to Prevent Opioid Abuse  
Middlesex County - Middlesex County, NJ; Best Practices
Republic Services of NJ - Recycling is Broken...Overcoming Today's Challenges

12:15 p.m. 

MAYORS BOX LUNCH

1:00 p.m.

Exhibitor Learning Sessions: 
Concentra Medical Center - Telemedicine & Occupational Health Add Value to Injury Care
Localintel - How Your Municipal Website Can Power Local Job Growth
T&M Associates - Benefits of Open Data in Municipalities
WM Policy - Greening Up the Garden State: Responsible Cannabis Policy in NJ

2:00 p.m.

Legislative Leadership: Working Together for a Better New Jersey
Elected Officials Primer: Budget, Procurement
Economic Development - Lessons Learned from Amazon
Your Bid Specifications and the Challenges (GPA)
Best Practices for Municipal Websites
Restoring the Urban Enterprise Zone Program
Resources Available to Municipalities Fighting the Opioid Epidemic
Recent OPRA Decisions
Bridging the Gaps: Creating Equitable Communities (Sustainable Jersey)

3:45 p.m.

MEL-JIF Risk Management
Building a Resilient Community
Optimizing Economic Development Success in Communities
Annual Holland Ethics Program: Gray Areas in Local Ethics and How to Navigate Them
Makin' Green By Goin' Green (Sustainable Jersey)
Coordinating Roadways for Efficient Traffic Movement
State Budget Blueprints: The Making of the State’s Annual Spending Plan

5:15 p.m. 

WIMG NETWORKING & AWARDS EVENT

Thursday, November 15

9:00 a.m.

Interest Arbitration and Negotiations Update 2018
Advanced Topics in Property Taxation - 1 (AMA/NJILGA)
Public Contracts Law and Regulation Update (TCTA/GPA/GFOA)
Planning for Tomorrow's Infrastructure (NJPO/DEP)
Strengthening the Bench: Municipal Court Reform Proposals
Shared Services Forum
Pathways for Protecting & Improving Community Water Resources (Sustainable Jersey)
Police-Community Relations: Avoiding Conflict & Assuring Cooperation

10:45 a.m.

Labor Law Update
OPMA and Civility in the Administration of Public Meetings
Code Blue and Homeless Support
Shared Services - Regional Shared Services Consortiums
Advanced Topics in Property Taxation - 2 (AMA/NJILGA)
Show Me the Data! Energy Efficiency Success Stories for NJ Towns (Sustainable Jersey)
Smart Cities - Changing Transportation
Tourism and Local Government Engagement

12:15 p.m. 

LEAGUE DELEGATES LUNCH

2:00 p.m.

Smooth Hand Off with Your HOA
Hot Topics in Protecting Drinking Water Quality
Right to Farm
Your Administration's Role in Managing Municipal Technology
It's Electric! Planning for Electric Vehicles in Your Community (Sustainable Jersey)

3:30 p.m.

LEAGUE BUSINESS MEETING