Allen Program
Sessions are subject to change.

July 21, 2022

7:30–8:00 a.m. Registration and Networking Breakfast
8:00–8:10 a.m. Welcome
8:10–9:10 a.m. Be an Inspiring Leader
Betsy Price, Former Mayor, City of Fort Worth
9:10–9:25 a.m. Stretch Break
9:25–10:25 a.m. Parliamentary Procedure: Being Aware of the Key Rules
10:30–11:30 a.m. Understanding Your Financial Oversight Responsibilities
11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m. Lunch on Your Own
Visit The Village at Allen for walkable restaurant options (click on dine and drink)  and Watters Creek for those a short drive away.
1:00–2:00 p.m.  Governing Ethically: Understanding Your Influence
2:05–3:05 p.m.  Fundamentals of City Regulation
3:05–3:15 p.m. Stretch Break
3:15–4:15 p.m. Interacting Constructively with the Media
4:20–5:00 p.m. Advocating for Your City

July 22, 2022

7:30–8:00 a.m. Networking Breakfast
8:00–9:00 a.m. Your City’s Revenue Sources and Economic Development
9:05–10:05 a.m. Texas Public Information Act Required Training
10:10–11:10 a.m. Texas Open Meetings Act Required Training