Program

Sessions are subject to change.

Day 1

7:30–8:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00–8:10 a.m. Welcome
8:10–9:10 a.m. Keynote – Be an Inspired Leader!
9:10–9:30 a.m. Break
9:30–10:30 a.m. Parliamentary Procedure: Being Aware of the Key Rules
10:35–11:35 a.m. Understanding Your Financial Oversight Responsibilities
11:35 a.m.–12:35 p.m. Networking Lunch
12:35–1:35 p.m.  Governing Ethically: Understanding Your Influence
1:40–2:40 p.m.  Fundamentals of City Regulation
2:40–2:55 p.m. Break
2:55–3:55 p.m. Council-Staff Relations: Building an Effective Partnership
4:00–5:00 p.m. Interacting Constructively with the Media


Day 2

7:30–8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:00–9:00 a.m. Your City’s Revenue Sources and Economic Development
9:00–9:10 a.m. Break
9:10–10:10 a.m. Texas Public Information Act Required Training
10:10–10:20 a.m. Break
10:20–11:50 a.m. Texas Open Meetings Act Required Training