a review of our 2020 workshops

2020 Annual Convention, February 6, 2020 | Crowne Plaza, Warwick, RI
Registration in Grand Foyer / Exposition Open 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Breakfast in the Exposition Hall 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Welcome-Opening Remarks 9:30 am
SESSION l 9:45 am - 11:00 am
  • Increasing Effectiveness and Accountability by Modernized Budgeting and Communications
  • Wellness Programming to Support the Emotional Wellbeing of First Responders
  • Plastics and Preemption: Cities and Towns Out Front in the Fight Against Plastics Pollution
  • Municipal Charters: Adopting, Amending and Appreciating                  
  • Solar Siting Next Steps                       
  • Municipal Government Purchasing                    
  • Women Leaders in Government
Break                                                                         11:00 am - 11:45 am
Mid-Morning Raffle in the Rotunda 11:15 am
SESSION ll 11-45 - 1:00 pm
  • Pension Considerations for Government Leaders                              
  • Funding Sources and Profitable Partnerships for Municipal Resiliency and Sustainability Projects                               
  • Battery Energy Storage – Information for Planners and Decision-Makers       
  • Open Government: The Access to Public Records Act                               
  • Housing: Integrating Development with Sustainability, Attraction and Transit 
  • REAP Saves Time and Money on Energy                               
  • Hot Legal Issues & Trends in Human Resources
Luncheon in the Exposition Hall                                   12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Raffle in the Rotunda Room 1:45 pm
SESSION lll 2:30 pm - 3:45 pm
  • Fine Tuning Tax Assessment and Collection                               
  • Cybersecurity Challenges for Cities and Towns  
  • State & Local Technology Collaboration                          
  • City and Town Responsibilities Under Title II of the Americans With Disabilities Act                               
  • How Your City or Town Can Work Best with RIDOT                               
  • RI Division of Purchases and Ocean State Procures™