2016 Convention Workshops

Please see below for copies of the presentations from Tuesday, November 15th. If a presentation is available, it will be highlighted in blue.

Session A back to top

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

A1: Pivotal Labor Cases That will Affect the Public Sector Workplace in 2016/17 and Beyond
A2: It’s Legal, but is it Ethical?
A3: Grants: Researching, Writing & Managing
A4: Creative Ways to Communicate with Residents - Trooper Weerden
A4: Creative Ways to Communicate with Residents -  Mayor, Erin Stewart
A5: Electronic Payment Solutions
A6: Freedom of Information Act:  Understanding and Avoiding Liability 
A7: State Commissioners' Panel

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Session B back to top

1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

B1: Infectious Disease Outbreak Preparation and Planning
B2: Drug Abuse is a REAL Problem; Drug testing in accordance to Connecticut Law
B3: Sustainable Communities
B4: How Do We Build That? - Municipal Construction Projects 
B5: Regionalization of Municipal Services and Collective Bargaining
B6: New Workers’ Compensation Legislation for Filing of Form 30C’s:  An Impact on Municipalities - Presentation 1
B6: New Workers’ Compensation Legislation for Filing of Form 30C’s:  An Impact on Municipalities - Presentation 2
B7: The 2016 State and Federal Elections: Implications for Connecticut Towns and Cities

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Session C back to top

3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

C1: Municipal Data at Your Fingertips
C2: Critical Cyber Security and Data Privacy Issues for Municipalities
C3: Hot Topics in Municipal Law - Lizotte Presentation
C3: Hot Topics in Municipal Law - Szabo Presentation
C4: Invigorating Communities & Downtowns
C5: What is your Community’s Brand and does It Matter?
C6: MS4 101: What You Need to Know About the New MS4 General Permit - Shipman & Goodwin
C6: MS4 101: What You Need to Know About the New MS4 General Permit - Tighe & Bond
C7: Collaboration Strategies to Address Efficiencies and Mandates

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Mini Breakout Sessions back to top

On the stage in the Murtha Law Exhibit Hall

10:30 a.m. to 10:50 a.m. Connecticut Microgrid Program – Round 3: Municipal Track, CT DEEP

2:30 p.m. to 2:50 p.m. Consultation Program, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

 

2016 Convention Program Book back to top

Click here to see the 2016 Convention Program Book!