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2017 Winter Conference
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Session: Economic Update
Seeing Things Differently (.pptx - 1.7 Mb)
Session: Building a Positive Reputation, Even in Tumultuous Times
Tell me a story (.pdf - 7.7 Mb)
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Session: Things You Need to Know From ACMA Sponsors
Sponsor breakfast (.ppt - 36.4 Mb)
Sponsor session list (.pdf - 53 kb)
Session: Ethical Leadership
Ethical Leadership (.pdf - 419 kb)
Session: Lunch and Annual Business Meeting
ICMA Update (.pptx - 12.5 Mb)
Session: Officer Involved Shooting: Preparing for it, Leading Through it, Recovering From it
Officer Involved Shootings (.pptx - 47.6 Mb)
Friday, February 3, 2017
Session: Working Together to Compare and Improve Performance
Working Together to Compare and Improve Local Government Performance (.pptx - 11.8 Mb)
Session: To the Future and Back Again: Long-Term Forecasting
To the Future and Back Again: Long-Term Forecasting (.pptx - 9.0 Mb)
Session: Legislative Update and Forecasting
League of Arizona Cities and Towns Legislative Report (.ppt - 492 kb)
County Supervisors Association Legislative Report (.pptx - 5.6 Mb)
2016 Next Generation Leadership Conference
Thursday, November 3, 2016
Conference Agenda (.pdf - 328 kb)
Changing Headwinds: A Chance to Reimagine Community (.pptx - 22.5 Mb)
Leading with Emotion (.pptx - 14.9 Mb)
From Rogue to Vogue: Perfecting Your Professional Image (.pptx - 5.3 Mb)
2016 Summer Conference
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Session: Economic Update
Economic Overview 2016 - What Data Matters? (.pptx - 11.5 Mb)
Session: Re-Creating Recreation - Navigating Complex Change Management Using Parks & Recreation as an Example
Arizona Parks & Recreation Association (.pptx - 3.5 Mb)
Session: Leading with Emotion
Leading with Emotion (.pdf - 6.4 Mb)
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Session: Things You Need to Know From ACMA Sponsors
APEHP (.pptx - 199 kb)
Grand Canyon University (.pptx - 323 kb)
Gust Rosenfeld (.pptx - 78 kb)
Kasdan LippSmith Weber Turner LLP (.pptm - 383 kb)
SRP (.pptx - 5.2 Mb)
Session: Think Before You Post - What You and Your Organization Need to Know About Social Media
Social Media and City Management: Ignore at Your Own Peril (.pptx - 1.8 Mb)
Legal Considerations (.pdf - 1.8 Mb)
Town of Oro Valley Social Media Platforms & Practices (.pptx - 3.6 Mb)
City of Lake Forest, IL, Social Media Policy (.pdf - 157 kb)
City of Mesa Social Media Policy (.pdf - 134 kb)
City of Reno Social Media Policy (.pdf - 140 kb)
Town of Youngtown Social Media Policy (.pdf - 246 kb)
Session: If You See Something, Say Something - Human Trafficking Impacts in Our Communities
Human Trafficking (.ppt - 7.6 Mb)
Nursery Rhymes and Daddies: A Human Trafficking Awareness Campaign (.pptx - 1.8 Mb)
Session: Transforming Data Into Stories
#28mapslater: City of Phoenix Open Data Promotional Campaign (.pptx - 10.7 Mb)
City of Mesa: Data Driven Council Strategic Priorities (.pptx - 8.1 Mb)
What Works Cities (.pdf - 1.8 Mb)
Session: The Dark Side of Cyber Security
Hacktivism: What it is to the Public Sector and How to Prepare for it (.pptx - 3.3 Mb)
Ransomware (.pptx - 2.5 Mb)
Friday, July 22, 2016
Session: The 5x7s - Five Speakers, Seven Minutes, Winning Programs
Session presentation summary (.pdf - 55 kb)
Maricopa Vision 2040 (.pptx - 130 kb)
Online Permitting Opportunities (.ppt - 3.1 Mb)
Phoenix Public Library: Hive @ Central (.pptx - 8.3 Mb)
Procedural Justice and Police Legitimacy (.pptx - 5.0 Mb)
Take a Hike. Do it Right. (.pdf - 1.8 Mb)
Session: Seven Ways to Turn Your Employees into Brand Ambassadors
7 Ways to Turn Your Employees into Brand Ambassadors (.pptx - 8.4 Mb)
Session: Legislative Update
League of Arizona Cities and Towns - 2016 Legislative Overview (.pptx - 233 kb)
County Supervisors Association - ACMA Legislative Report (.pptx - 16.6 Mb)
2016 Winter Conference
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Session: Business Intelligence - What is it? Do You Have it?
City of Mesa: What Works......Using Data (.pptx - 5.4 Mb)
City of Phoenix: Business Intelligentce (BI) (.pptx - 1.2 Mb)
Session: Management Myths Debunked in Three Whys....
Management Myths Debunked in Three Whys (.pdf - 12.8 Mb)
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Session: Reed v. Gilbert: The Supreme Court's Decision and Its Implications for Sign Ordinances
Reed v. Town of Gilbert: The Supreme Court did what!?! (.pptx - 1.5 Mb)
Session: Arts and Culture -- It's NOT Fluff!
City of Flagstaff: Arts & Economic Prosperity IV (.pptx - 13.6 Mb)
City of Mesa: Creating Communities (.pptx - 25.6 Mb)
Session: SHATTER IT
Face it. Change it. Believe it. SHATTER IT. (.pptx - 2.7 Mb)
Session: Water in the U.S.: Balancing Limited Resources in the 21st Century
Impacts of other states and countries on Arizona's water resources: How to Thrive in a Tough Neighborhood (.pptx - 12.9 Mb)
Friday, February 5, 2016
Session: Legislative Update & Forecasting
League of Arizona Cities and Towns - 2016 Legislative Report (.ppt - 487 kb)
County Supervisors Association - Legislative Report (.pptx - 718 kb)
Session: Educational Partnerships: Intentional Engagement, Intentional Results
Educational Partnerships: Intentional Engagement, Intentional Results (.pptx - 8.9 Mb)
Session: Beyond Marketing: Citizen Engagement for Critical Conversations
Town of Gilbert: How Gilbert, AZ Uses Periscope for Critical Conversations (.pdf - 4.0 Mb)
City of Tempe: Citizen Engagement for Critical Conversations (.pdf - 374 kb)
2015 Summer Conference
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Session: PSPRS: Recommendations from the League's Pension Reform Task Force
The Yardstick: Public Safety Pension Reform Recommendations (.pptx - 118 kb)
Letter to League Executive Committee - May 6, 2015 (.docx - 28 kb)
2015 Employer Workshops (.pdf - 48 kb)
Queen Creek Approved Pension Funding Policy (.pdf - 141 kb)
Session: How Your Community Looks to a Business - From All Angles
How Your Community Looks to a Business - From All Angles (.pdf - 6.7 Mb)
Session: #tellingyourstory
Telling Chandler's Story (.pptx - 11.9 Mb)
Social Media Best Practices: Driving the Two-Way Street of Community Engagement (.ppt - 8.9 Mb)
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Session: Five Things You Need to Know NOW!
Changes in the Credit Card Industry: EMV and NFC - What You Need to Know (.pptx - 908 kb)
City of Phoenix Health Plans: Costs, Levers and Next Steps (.pptx - 1.1 Mb)
Mesa Fire and Medical (.pptx - 26.7 Mb)
Cross Currents: Arizona's Economy Looks for Smooth Sailing (.pptx - 3.0 Mb)
Federal Law for Grants and Federal Spending Guidelines (.pptx - 161 kb)
Resources for Finding Funding (.pdf - 289 kb)
Session: Lunch
ICMA Presentation (.pptx - 4.1 Mb)
Session: Long-Term Declines in Municipal Water Demand: Causes and Consequences for Water Providers
Long-Term Declines in Municipal Water Demand: Causes and Consequences for Water Providers (.pptx - 13.8 Mb)
Session: Performance Management in the Era of Analytics
Performance Management in the Era of Analytics (.pdf - 5.3 Mb)
Friday, July 24, 2015
Session: Legislative Update
League of Arizona Cities and Towns - 2015 Legislative Overview (.pptx - 206 kb)
County Supervisors Association - Legislative Report (.pdf - 3.5 Mb)
County Supervisors Association - 2015 Legislative Summary (.pdf - 283 kb)
Session: Ethics: What is the "Right" Decision?
Ethics: What is the "Right" Decision? (.pptx - 836 kb)
2015 Winter Conference
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Session: Economic Update
2015 Economic Update (.pptx - 4.0 Mb)
Session: Rehab Las Vegas Style: Diverse, Healthy and Sustainable...Our Community on the Rebound
Rehab Las Vegas Style: Diverse, Healthy and Sustainable...Our Community on the Rebound (.pptx - 182 Mb)
Thursday, February 5, 2015
Session: ACMA Harvard Scholarship Program Roundtable
Harvard Roundtable (.ppt - 20.0 Mb)
Session: City/County Shark Tank
Governance Relations Contract (.pptx - 336 kb)
Branding.....Not Just for Cows Anymore..... (.pptm - 8.9 Mb)
Justice Tracks - A Model for the Future (.ppt - 7.4 Mb)
Mesa's Performance Measurement Process (.pptx - 1.3 Mb)
planPHX - General Plan 2015 (.pdf - 5.3 Mb)
Session: Setting the Table for Comprehensive Community Economic Development - Downtown Case Studies
Downtown Case Studies (.pptx - 38.3 Mb)
Session: Lunch and Annual Business Meeting
ICMA Update (.pptx - 5.8 Mb)
Session: Ideas that Worked - Rapid Fire Innovation
Rapid Fire Topics (.pdf - 68 kb)
Coconino County: Post Slide Fire Flood Planning (.pptx - 16.5 Mb)
Coolidge: Land Use (.pdf - 6.1 Mb)
Mesa: Seeing Design Through a New Lens (.pptx - 20.4 Mb)
Nogales: Increased Commerce with Mexico is Absolutely Critical for Your Community (.pptx - 2.3 Mb)
Scottsdale: Seeing is Believing (.pptx - 13.1 Mb)
Session: The 5 "W's" of Employment Contracts
Session Outline (.docx - 18 kb)
ICMA Code of Ethics (.pdf - 115 kb)
Model Employment Agreement (.pdf - 3.7 Mb)
Session: From Rogue to Vogue: Perfecting Your Professional Image
From Rogue to Vogue (.pptx - 1.6 Mb)
Friday, February 6, 2015
Session: Legislative Update
Legislative Report - League of Arizona Cities and Towns (.ppt - 481 kb)
Legislative Report - County Supervisors Association (.pptx - 1.2 Mb)
2014 Next Generation Leadership Conference
November 13, 2014
Next Generation Leadership Program (.pdf - 82 kb)
Conference slides (.pptx - 14.9 Mb)
2014 Summer Conference
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Session: Economic Update
Economic Update 2014 (.pptx - 4.3 Mb)
Session: Rapid Fire: Employee Programs - Creating a Culture of Pride within an Organization
Presentation Descriptions (.pdf - 84 kb)
Avondale: Fun and (Mostly) FREE Ways to Boost Employee Morale (.pptx - 5.0 Mb)
Flagstaff: City of Flagstaff's Straightening the Pipes Initiative (.pptx - 9.1 Mb)
Marana: Got Culture? (.pptx - 8.1 Mb)
Mesa: Employee Programs (.pptx - 11.4 Mb)
Oro Valley: Oro Valley Employee Health & Wellness Program (.ppt - 1.4 Mb)
Phoenix: Who is Your Mentor? (.ppt - 4.6 Mb)
Phoenix: Mentor Program Schedule 2014 (.pdf - 102 kb)
Wickenburg: Employee Wellness Programs for Your Small City or County (.ppt - 3.7 Mb)
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Session: Elevating the Need for a Records Management Program
Why Records Management (.ppt - 913 kb)
Handout (.ppt - 838 kb)
Session: Ethics Challenge
Ethics (.pptx - 173 kb)
Session: ICMA Life, Well Run and AZ Cities @ Work Update
ICMA: ACMA Summer Conference (.pptx - 7.3 Mb)
AZ Cities @ Work (.ppt - 27.6 Mb)
Session: Community-Based Programs
Presentation Descriptions (.pdf - 69 kb)
Casa Grande: Making "¢ents" of Solar (.pptx - 4.2 Mb)
Coconino County: Parks as Economic Drivers (.pptx - 60.5 Mb)
Gilbert: SPARK App League (.pptx - 4.1 Mb)
Glendale: Innovations in Building Permit Processes (.pptx - 3.7 Mb)
Marana: Your Town (.pptx - 2.2 Mb)
Sedona: Replacement of City Commissions with New Citizen Engagement Program (.pptx - 2.7 Mb)
Sierra Vista: City of Sierra Vista Composting Program (.pptx - 15.9 Mb)
Session: Proud to Serve: Maximizing Relationships with Customers and Colleagues
Jim Hayden: Coffee Stains/TOUCH Principles (.pptx - 20.4 Mb)
Candy Body: Organizational Development Can Make Your Job Easier (.pptx - 3.0 Mb)
Friday, July 25, 2014
Session: The Future of Digital Government
The Digital Future of Government (.pptx - 28.2 Mb)
Session: On the Hunt for New Ideas and Continuous Improvement - Benchmarking in Local Government
Matt Behunin: Benchmarking in Cave Creek (.pptx - 237 kb)
Brent Stockwell: Our effort to learn through comparing (.pptx - 4.1 Mb)
David Swindell: How do property taxes vary across the Valley? (.pptx - 3.2 Mb)
Mary Vinzant: Gilbert Benchmark Report (.pptx - 1.3 Mb)
Session: Legislative Update
Fixing the PSPRS Pension Fund (.pptx - 3.4 Mb)
League: Legislative Overview (.pptx - 201 kb)
CSA: ACMA Legislative Report (.pptx - 7.1 Mb)
2014 Winter Conference
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Session: PSPRS: How Do We Do What We Need to Do?
Jim Bacon: ACMA Winter Conference Presentation (.ppt - 2.4 Mb)
René Guillen, Jr.: PSPRS: Local & Legislative Issues (.ppt - 156 kb)
René Guillen, Jr.: Bill Summaries (.pdf - 48 kb)
Don Mineer: Welcome to PSPRS (.ppt - 5.8 Mb)
Session: Next Generation of Local Government: The Metropolitan Revolution
Next Generation: Local Government - The Metropolitan Revolution (.ppt - 570 kb)
Session: Economic Update
Dr. Eugenio Alemán: The U.S. Economy: "Better Times Ahead" (.pdf - 11.0 Mb)
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Session: Sharing the Sandbox: Fostering Collaboration Between City and County Governments
Julie Ayers: Sharing the Sandbox (.pdf - 1.3 Mb)
Fritz Behring: Sharing the Sandbox (.pptx - 6.9 Mb)
James Jayne: Sharing the Sandbox: Fostering Collaboration Between City and County Governments (.ppt - 13.0 Mb)
Cynthia Seelhammer: Municipal-County Relationships (.pdf - 3.7 Mb)
Session: Municipal Liability: The Ever-Changing World of Risk and Loss Control
Municipal Liability: The Ever-changing World of Risk and Loss Control (.pptx - 147 kb)
Session: Rapid Fire Innovation
Rapid Fire Session Descriptions (.pdf - 75 kb)
ASU & Phoenix: Sustainability in Arizona - If You Can Do It Here, You Can Do It Anywhere! (.pdf - 1.4 Mb)
Gilbert: Digital Newsroom (.pdf - 3.4 Mb)
Coconino County: Building on Innovation (.pdf - 6.0 Mb)
Goodyear: Police School Substation Program (.pdf - 3.4 Mb)
Peoria: Policy Drivers for Peoria's Youth (.pdf - 27.1 Mb)
Phoenix: Breaking Cycles of Poverty: College Attainment for Underserved Populations (.pdf - 1.1 Mb)
Queen Creek: Facade Improvement Program (.pdf - 1.2 Mb)
Session: Economic Recovery: Tools for Managing an Evolving Community
Greg Caton: Economic Development (.ppt - 11.9 Mb)
Charlie McClendon: General Plan 2030 - Freeway Corridor Specific Plan (.pdf - 3.0 Mb)
Friday, February 7, 2014
Session: Public Sector Leadership with Phoenix Police Chief Daniel V. Garcia
Organizational Purpose (.pptx - 3.3 Mb)
Session: Home-Grown Solutions for Marketing your Community
Locally-owned Businesses: Grow Your Economy and Drive Tourism (.ppt - 8.7 Mb)
Session: Legislative Update
2014 Legislative Update (.ppt - 5.7 Mb)
2013 Summer Conference
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Session: Business Attraction in the Current Economic Climate from a Site Selector's Perspective
Business Attraction in the Current Economic Climate from a Site Selector's Perspective (.ppt - 21.4 Mb)
Session: Restarting Raises: Is it Time for an Employee Compensation "Extreme Makeover?"
Restarting Raises... (.ppt - 2.2 Mb)
Thursday, July 25, 2013
Session: How to Increase the Odds of You and Your Organization Avoiding an Ethical Crisis
How to Increase the Odds of You and Your Organization Avoiding an Ethical Crisis (.ppt - 13.7 Mb)
Session: Infrastructure and Transportation
A CLEAR Statewide Vision for Transportation: John Halikowski (.ppt - 3.9 Mb)
Infrastructure and Transportation: Dennis Smith (.ppt - 36.2 Mb)
Session: Ideas that Worked -- Rapid Fire Innovation
Rapid Fire Innovation (.pdf - 7.0 Mb)
Session: Understanding Health Care Reform: What's Here and What's Coming
PPACA - Understanding the Employer Mandate: Aaron Polkoski (.ppt - 3.7 Mb)
Your New Health Care System: Kathy Reyes (.ppt - 1.9 Mb)
Health Care Reform Update: Terry Rook (.ppt - 3.2 Mb)
Friday, July 26, 2013
Session: Legislative Efforts in Support of Arizona's Economic Success
2013 Arizona Legislative Session (.ppt - 13.5 Mb)
Session: Legislative Update
2013 Legislative Overview (.ppt - 487 kb)
2013 Winter Conference
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Session: Early Learning: The Brain Science, Economics and Community Impact
Early Childhood Health and Development: From Science to Practice (.ppt - 2.2 Mb)
First Things First - Care1st - Gila Bend: Public Private Partnership (P3) (.pdf - 2.1 Mb)
Session: Economic Update
The Land of Common NonSense (.ppt - 3.1 Mb)
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Session: Breakfast Roundtable: What are you Reading?
Recommended Reading List (.pdf - 75 kb)
Session: A Manager's Guide to the 20-Mile March
Presentation Links (.doc - 22 kb)
Session: Maintaining Civility in Uncivil Times
Civil Dialogue: Hot Topics, Cool Heads (.ppt - 1.1 Mb)
Real world examples of how quickly things can become uncivil (.ppt - 120 kb)
Encouraging Civility (.ppt - 712 kb)
Session: Rapid Fire Innovation
Rapid Fire Innovation (.pdf - 5.2 Mb)
Session: Arizona's Future: Demographics, Transportation and Economic Development
Arizona Department of Administration: Qigui "Jim" Chang (.ppt - 1.9 Mb)
Arizona Department of Transportation: John S. Halikowski (.ppt - 1.6 Mb)
Arizona Commerce Authority: Keith Watkins (.ppt - 17.7 Mb)
Friday, February 8, 2013
Session: Legislative Update
Legislative Update (.ppt - 6.6 Mb)
2012 Summer Conference
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Session: ICMA University Workshop – Moving Your Organization Toward Higher Performance
So, You Want to Become a Higher Performing Organization? (.ppt - 15.8 Mb)
Thursday, July 26, 2012
Session: Ideas that Worked - Rapid Fire Innovation
Ideas that Work - Rapid Fire Innovation (.pdf - 22.6 Mb)
Session: Economic Update
The Economic Outlook for the U.S. and Arizona (.ppt - 2.1 Mb)
Session: How to Create "Bench Strength" in Your Organization
Coolidge: Developing a Partnership for a Shared Future (.ppt - 1.5 Mb)
Goodyear: Building Bench Strength (.ppt - 860 kb)
Mesa: Creating Bench Strength in Your Organization (.ppt - 2.4 Mb)
Friday, July 27, 2012
Session: "Smart" Economic Development - Educational Opportunities in Your Community
"Smart" Economic Development: Educational Opportunities in Your Community (.ppt - 7.8 Mb)
Session: Getting the Most Important Things Done - A Targeted Approach to Execution of Critical Goals
Getting the Most Important Things Done - A Targeted Approach to Execution of Critical Goals (.ppt - 26.4 Mb)
Session: Legislative Update
2012 Legislative Update (.ppt - 743 kb)
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