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AWC Annual Conference

Registration now open!

June 20-23, 2017 | Vancouver
Hilton Vancouver Washington Convention Center
301 W. 6th Street, Vancouver, WA 98660

AWC’s Annual Conference offers something for everyone. With its city-focused agenda, all general sessions, concurrent sessions, mobile tours, networking opportunities, and social events are designed to educate and inspire. Earn 10 credits towards your Certificate of Municipal Leadership. Return to your community with renewed ideas, insights, and contacts.

Innovate

Are you innovating? Get tips on how to support a culture of innovation and advance new ideas at city hall.

Integrate

Is your city a place for all people? Learn to build trust, address changing demographics, and connect with residents.

Motivate

Why do you serve? Share your passion and be inspired by others to make a difference.

Who should attend?

  • City councilmembers, mayors, managers and administrators, and department heads.
  • State agency, nonprofit, and business personnel with a close working relationship to city decision makers.

Get a preview of Annual Conference sessions

Get tips on how to support a culture of innovation and advance new ideas at city hall. Learn to build trust, address changing demographics, and connect with residents.

Keynote speaker announced!

Pablos Holman is a futurist, inventor, and notorious hacker. Pablos is a sought after speaker with an incredible ability to explain complex technology to any audience. He helped create the world's smallest PC; 3D printers at Makerbot; & spaceships with Jeff Bezos. Currently, Pablos is working for Nathan Myhrvold & Bill Gates at the Intellectual Ventures Laboratory inventing solutions to the world's biggest problems.

Sponsorship opportunities available

Want visibility among city leaders? We invite you to become an Annual Conference sponsor. Select from a robust menu of benefits, depending on the participation level that’s right for you.

Interested in exhibiting?

Connect with attendees and demonstrate your latest products, services, and solutions to help deliver high-quality municipal services.

Watch the 2016 Annual Conference wrap-up video!


Mark your calendar now for future Annual Conference dates!

June 26-29, 2018 – Yakima
June 18-21, 2019 – Spokane
June 23-26, 2020 – Tri-Cities (Kennewick)
June 22-25, 2021 – Spokane
June 21-24, 2022 – Vancouver
June 20-23, 2023 – Spokane
June 18-21, 2024 – Vancouver

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