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2019 ACCMA Winter Conference

Strengthening the Quality of Life in Your Community

January 23-25, 2019

The 2019 ACCMA Winter Conference is being held at the Embassy Suites by Hilton, 2960 John Hawkins Parkway in Hoover Alabama. The Embassy has a designated block of rooms for conference participants at a rate of $149 per night plus applicable taxes. You can book your overnight reservations at Hotel Reservation link

The Officers and Board members have diligently explored ideas for the 2019 Winter Conference and decided to provide valuable information on strengthening the quality of life, quality of place in your community. Participants will learn about many ideas for quality of place including; new all inclusive parks with water pad, mobile health program, county wide senior citizen program, strengthening school systems and housing market. We hope that you will attend on January 23-25, 2019 and share your own ideas. Preliminary Agenda. 

AGENDA

Wednesday, January 23rd

12:00 to 2:00 p.m.           Exhibitor Booths Set-up

2:00 to 5:00 p.m.             Registration Desk Open

2:00 to 5:00 p.m.             Exhibitor Booths Open

3:00 to 3:15 p.m.             Welcome and Pledge 

3:15 to 3:45 p.m.             Public Safety Strategies for Quality of Place

4:00 to 5:00 p.m.             School Safety Strategies for Quality of Place

5:00 to 6:30 p.m.             Opening Reception


Thursday, January 24th

7:00 to 8:00 a.m.            Breakfast provided through Hotel Reservations

7:30 to 11:45 a.m.          Registration Desk Open

7:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.    Exhibitor Booths Open

8:00 to 9:15 a.m.            What Quality of Place and Place Making Means to a Local Economy

9:15 to 10:15 a.m.          Sharing Quality of Place Ideas for Cities and Counties

10:30 to 11:45 a.m.        Building Teams and Planning/Performance Management Tools

12:00 to 1:00 p.m.          President's Luncheon

1:15 to 2:30 p.m.            2019 Legislative Discussion

2:30 to 2:45 p.m.            Board Busses for American Village

3:45 to 5:30 p.m.            Tour of American Village and Vignettes

5:30 to 6:00 p.m.            Reception and Exhibition by Alabama Wildlife Center

6:00 to 7:30 p.m.            Dinner

7:30 p.m.                        Board Busses for Embassy Suites


Friday, January 25th

7:00 to 8:00 a.m.           Breakfast provided through Hotel Reservation 

8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Exhibitory Booths Open

8:00 to 8:15 a.m.           Devotional

8:15 to 8:45 a.m.           Meet Our Sponsors

8:45 to 9:45 a.m.           MPA Programs Benefits to Local Government

10:00 to 10:30 a.m.       ICMA Update

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.      Teambuilding with Knowledge

11:30 to 12:00 p.m.      ACCMA Business Meeting

12:00 p.m.                    Door Prizes/Grand Prize Drawing & Adjournment