Fire Chiefs’ Leadership Seminar
San Francisco, Dec. 12– 13
The seminar covers challenging leadership topics such as succession planning, labor relations, emergency response, late-breaking issues and more.
Registration now open: www.cacities.org/firechiefsed
Municipal Finance Institute
San Francisco, Dec. 12–13
This conference provides essential information for city officials and staff involved in fiscal planning for municipalities.
Registration now open: www.cacities.org/munifinanceed
City Clerks’ New Law & Elections Seminar
San Francisco, Dec. 12–14
The seminar covers laws affecting elections as well as other aspects of clerks’ responsibilities.
Registration now open: www.cacities.org/cityclerksed
New Mayors and Council Members’ Academy
This vitally important training prepares newly elected officials for the demands of office and introduces them to the legal constraints on city councils.
Two locations to choose from:
Sacramento, Jan. 16–18, 2019
Irvine, Jan. 30 – Feb. 1, 2019
City Managers’ Conference
San Diego, Feb. 13–15, 2019
Geared to the unique needs of city managers, this conference covers issues affecting cities throughout California.
Planning Commissioners Academy
Long Beach, March 6 – 8, 2019
Tailored to meet the needs of planning commissioners, planning directors, planning staff and other interested officials, the academy offers sessions on the major planning and land-use issues facing cities.
Public Works Officers Institute & Expo
San Diego, April 3–5, 2019
Designed for professionals at every career level, this conference covers the latest development in public works.
Legislative Action Day
Sacramento, April 24, 2019
Delve into issues and topics that will address local priority issues to the Legislature and Administration, meet with your legislators, and attend a networking event to close out a day’s worth of activities.
City Attorneys' Spring Conference
Monterey, May 8–10, 2019
Offering MCLE credit for those who attend, this conference provides training on cutting-edge issues in municipal law, including comprehensive updates on litigation affecting cities. The League of California Cities is a MCLE Multiple Activity Provider approved by The State Bar of California.
Mayors and Council Members Executive Forum
Newport Beach, June 19–20, 2019
Designed for elected officials and staff interested in cutting-edge approaches to challenges facing cities.
Mayors and Council Members Advanced Leadership Workshops
Newport Beach, June 21, 2019
Continue your education with the Mayors & Council Members Advanced Leadership Workshops. Choose from two all day workshops, with information presented by leading experts.
Annual Conference & Expo
Long Beach, Oct. 16–18, 2019
The annual gathering for the entirety of the League’s membership, offering dozens of educational sessions, numerous professional development opportunities, hundreds of exhibits and a chance to participate in the League’s policymaking activities.
The League hosts more than 20 webinars a year for educational and advocacy purposes. Watch the Upcoming Events section of the newsletter for more information.
Regional Division Meetings
In addition to conferences and webinars, the League’s regional divisions provide an opportunity to connect with city officials in your area and learn about topics and events local to you. Learn more at www.cacities.org/regionalmanagers