Mayor's Neighborhood Conference 2014: Strong Leaders, Healthy Places
Saturday, September 13 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, One John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI. An informal reception to network with others will take place from 4:30-5:30pm.
Register today for the upcoming city-wide neighborhood conference. Be part of the full day event that brings over 300 neighborhood leaders from across Madison together. The Strong Leaders Healthy Places conference will be all inspiring - a place to learn, share and network with your counterparts across our City.
His breadth of experience is impressive. DC’s Strategic Neighborhood Planning Initiative, Anacostia Waterfront Transportation studies, DC’s Transit Alternatives Analysis, District of Columbia’s Comprehensive Plan, Georgetown University’s 2012 Campus Plan agreement, African Burial Ground National Monument in Lower Manhattan, National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall, Detroit Works Project, to name a few. He has had leadership roles in Panos Institute-Americas, U.S. Citizens Network for the UN Conference on Environment and Development, Environmental Justice Working Group of the Sustainable Communities Task Force of the President’s Council on Sustainable Development.
Mr. Edwards is excited to come to Madison. He plans to arrive and spend a few days getting to know our city’s neighborhoods. Let’s all welcome him, tell him our stories, and hear what insight he might have for us.
Engaging workshops with outstanding local leaders will provide valuable information, describe successful neighborhood projects, and share lessons learned. You will take away:
Many of your peers will be at this conference. This is the time to re-connect with long-time friends and colleagues, and to forge new relationships with other community leaders.
Go to the registration form (en espanol), complete it, print it, and email or mail it to us with your registration fee of $15. Early-bird registration ends at 4:30 p.m. September 5th. Scholarships/Fee waivers are available by checking a box directly on the registration form. Inquire about coverage of day care cost by calling 608-261-9121, email@example.com
Day of Conference
Conference registration will begin at 8:00 a.m. at the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, One John Nolen Drive. Mayor Soglin will commence the event with opening remarks at 9:00 a.m. Twenty workshops will be held at Monona Terrace throughout the day.
Language Translation and Access Accommodations
If you need language translation, or any other accommodations to access the conference site, or workshops, please contact Linda Horvath of the Planning Division, 608-267-1131, firstname.lastname@example.org.
We asked Madisonians to tell us what was their favorite and least favorite places in Madison. We used this input as part of several workshops. We'll continue the conversation on how we can make places more engaging for residents and the business community.