Home > News > News Articles > 2012 > December > Education and Conferences Updates – December 2012
News Feed

Education and Conferences Updates – December 2012

Submit Your 2013 Annual Conference Session Ideas

December 7, 2012

The League’s 2013 Annual Conference & Expo will be held Sept. 18–20 in Sacramento. The League is currently accepting session ideas through its website. Submissions must include: a title (up to 10 words), description (100 words) and suggested speaker(s). The submission deadline for session ideas is Jan. 7, 2013.


Session format options:

  • Breakout Sessions: 75–90 minute traditional session where a specific topic is discussed, followed by Q&A with two to three presenters;
  • CityTalk: 15–20 minute bursts of learning by one presenter with one concept that offers inspiration, grounded in substance and driven by data, with a touch of humor and fun; and
  • Discussion Forum Table Topics: Niche topic ideas for informal learning.

Upcoming Conferences and Events

For a full calendar of League conferences and event please visit the League's website or follow @CaCitiesLearn.

Register Online for:

  • New Mayors and Council Members Academy, Jan. 16–18, Sacramento (Registration closes Jan. 7)
  • City Managers Department Meeting, Jan. 30–Feb. 1, 2013, San Francisco (Registration closes Jan. 8)
  • Public Works Officers Institute, Feb. 27–March 1, Pasadena
  • Planning Commissioners Academy, Feb. 27–March 1, Pasadena  (New learning format)

Save the Dates:

  • Legislative Action Day, April 24, Sacramento
  • City Attorneys Spring Conference, May 8–10, Napa

© League of California Cities