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.
Sacramento, Jan. 22 – 24, 2020
City Managers’ Conference
Napa, Feb. 5 – 7, 2020
Geared to the unique needs of city managers, this conference covers issues affecting cities throughout California.
Planning Commissioners Academy
Sacramento, March 4 – 6, 2020
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
Monterey, March 18 – 20, 2020
Designed for professionals at every career level, this conference covers the latest development in public works.
Legislative Action Day
Sacramento, April 22, 2020
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
Carlsbad, May 6 – 8, 2020
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
Monterey, June 17 – 18, 2020
Designed for elected officials and staff interested in cutting-edge approaches to challenges facing cities.
Advanced Leadership Workshops
Monterey, June 19, 2020
Continue your education with the Mayors & Council Members Advanced Leadership Workshops, or just take a deep-dive into a single topic for the day. Choose from two all day workshops, with information presented by leading experts.
Annual Conference & Expo
Long Beach, Oct. 7 – 9, 2020
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.
Fire Chiefs’ Leadership Seminar
Monterey, Dec. 9 – 10, 2020
The seminar covers challenging leadership topics such as succession planning, labor relations, emergency response, late-breaking issues and more.
Municipal Finance Institute
Monterey, Dec. 9 – 10, 2020
This conference provides essential information for city officials and staff involved in fiscal planning for municipalities.
City Clerks’ New Law & Elections Seminar
Monterey, Dec. 9 – 11, 2020
The seminar covers laws affecting elections as well as other aspects of clerks’ responsibilities.
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