Transforming Local Government
The Transforming Local Government Conference (TLG) is different from any other conference you will attend. TLG attracts attendees from local governments that are deliberately seeking new and innovative ways to meet new challenges and provide high-quality service to the communities they serve.
TLG is recognized for its dynamic content, which encourages team building, free thinking and fosters unprecedented ideas. Participants hear presentations directly from the teams that have created some of the most innovative programs and projects in local government today.
The conference is specifically designed to promote team building and provide opportunities to share ideas. There are combinations of formal and informal activities that facilitate networking and exchanges among attendees. The scale of the conference allows local government professionals to participate in highly interactive conversations, to network directly with the presenters and to establish new and long lasting peer-to-peer contacts.
Come see how the Transforming Local Government Conference Partner Program is better than ever!
The TLG Partner Program is an opportunity for jurisdictions to purchase registrations to attend the Transforming Local Government Conference in bulk at a significant cost savings. In addition to registrations, jurisdiction will receive the below items for THREE YEARS!
Total Three-Year value $10,785, your cost $5,500
Become a TLG Conference Partner Today! Contact Brandi Allen, Conferences Director at 602.496.1097 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Download and fill out a case study application and show off the innovations in your organization!
We want YOU to be a conversation starter at our 2017 Transforming Local Government Conference (TLG) to be held April 18-21st in Tulsa, OK!
The Transforming Local Government Conference is the annual gathering place for local government professionals seeking innovative ways to connect people and ideas that support their efforts to be the best communities. TLG is recognized for its dynamic content that encourages freethinking and fosters unprecedented ideas, all within a relaxed and professional networking and learning environment.
TLG is your platform to highlight your organization’s innovations and help others learn from your experiences. Your story doesn’t have to be all pretty – failure is often a reality in the innovation process. Creating great cities and counties can be messy. We are a community that grows stronger by sharing stories across city, county, state and country lines. Your story does have to be told in an entertaining and engaging format. This is TLG! It’s time to get your creative juices flowing!
The application period has now ended. Be on the lookout for the announcement of our exciting lineup of case study presenters as we dive into our core focus...INNOVATION!
How does the Alliance for Innovation define Innovation? A changed process, approach, product or service that is new to you or your organization and produces better results that are valued. Innovation is most powerful when others adopt it.
TLG will attract over 500 local government professionals at every level in the organization across the US and Canada that are deliberately seeking new and innovative ways to connect people, information, and ideas that support their efforts to be the best communities to live, grow, work, play and prosper. TLG is recognized for its dynamic content that encourages freethinking and fosters unprecedented ideas, all within a relaxed and professional networking and learning environment.
1. Limit two (2) case study applications per local government.
2. Case studies should have been implemented in the last 2 years.
3. All applications will be read and reviewed by Selection Committee Members. The top applications are scheduled for an interview. (Be prepared to include a show a sample of your presentation at the interview!) Committee members, using the same evaluation system, weigh and score each application at the conclusion of the oral interview. The top applications are then forwarded to the Final Selection Committee for further review and final selection.
4. Case studies will be evaluated and scored as follows:
Percent of Total Score
Application Assembly and Presentation
Significance and Applicable Results
5. Selection Committee members are a combination of:
HOW TO APPLY:
The application period has closed. View the Conference Agenda to see selected speakers.
All local governments are welcome to submit a case study application; you do not need to be an Alliance for Innovation member. However, we do request an opportunity to meet with your organization to share the value and benefits of membership prior to the conference. Please suggest a couple meeting dates and times on the application to meet with a Regional Director.
NOTE: Local government organizations that are selected as case study presenters and/or awardees of an Alliance for Innovation Award are responsible for all associated costs, such as:
1. Registration fees for each person at the conference
2. All travel expenses including, but not limited to, air travel, hotel, car rental and other associated travel expenses
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