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Government Health Care Congress

GOVERNMENT HEALTH CARE CONGRESS

July 16-16, 2019
Government Health Care Congress assembles health plans, providers, states, and community organizations to develop strategies that promote growth, value, and quality care in government-sponsored health care programs.

International Association of Government Officials Conference

INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS CONFERENCE

July 12-18, 2019
The International Association of Government Officials Conference brings together local officials, fostering excellence in public service through education, innovation, and networking and it provides the attendees with endless opportunities to create and strengthen relationships and it will also offe...

Data Sharing in Government Conference

DATA SHARING IN GOVERNMENT CONFERENCE

July 17-18, 2019
The Data Sharing in Government conference will offer practical guidance on how to navigate the challenges associated with data sharing in government and manage risks involved, facilitate the development of partnerships with other agencies, discuss how appropriate infrastructure can be developed and ...

2019 State and Local Government Network Conference

2019 STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT NETWORK CONFERENCE

July 17-19, 2019
Join us July 17-19 at the State Government Network Conference, for a variety of exciting speakers, panel discussions, and breakout session on emerging state and local legislative issues trending across the country. This annual event is a vital part of every chapter's legislative efforts and give...

State & Local Government Relations Conference

STATE & LOCAL GOVERNMENT RELATIONS CONFERENCE

September 25-27, 2017
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Join us for our annual State & Local Government Relations Conference, an essential gathering for public affairs professionals looking to advance public policy and explore the latest trends and developments in state and local government.

Police and Crime Panels workshop 2019

POLICE AND CRIME PANELS WORKSHOP 2019

July 11-11, 2019
The Local Government Association’s annual Police and Crime Panels workshop provides an opportunity for panel members and support officers to discuss a range of current issues and network with panels from across the country.

FY2020 State Fiscal Conference

FY2020 STATE FISCAL CONFERENCE

July 10-11, 2019
The conference is expected to attract state lawmakers, budget officials, investors, Fed officials, media, and representatives of national associations of budget officers, legislators, and finance officials to discuss strategies for meeting critical challenges. Attendees will also gain actionable inf...

2019 AANHPI Roundtable Series: CIA

2019 AANHPI ROUNDTABLE SERIES: CIA

July 11-11, 2019
The Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership (CAPAL) seeks to empower Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) youth by increasing access to public service opportunities and building a strong AANHPI public service pipeline. We envisions a future with equitable AANHPI rep...

 

Webinars

JUL 15, 2019 | 1:00PM
THE CALIFORNIA CONSUMER PRIVACY ACT: NEW REQUIREMENTS AND GUIDANCE FOR DOING BUSINESS IN CA
The CA Consumer Privacy Act [CCPA] represents the first comprehensive consumer privacy law in the US. Although specific to California, its impact will likely be felt throughout the U.S., as it applies to any business, specifically defined under the CCPA, in California. In response to a sta...
JUL 16, 2019 | 12:00PM
REGULATIONS GOVERNING DISCHARGES TO AIR EMISSIONS
Under the Trump Administration, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency continues to announce changes to Clean Air Act rules and policies governing permitting regulations, carbon emissions and cost-benefit analyses. Our webinar presenters will examine these changes, the differences betwee...
JUL 16, 2019 | 1:00PM
HOW TO GET IMMIGRANTS THAT ALL-IMPORTANT WORKER'S PERMIT
The highly-politicized immigration policy landscape has created two classes of workers in the U.S. For some workers, employment in the U.S. is a very complicated process and involves significant government scrutiny. That scrutiny has intensified in recent years, leaving many foreign worker...
JUL 17, 2019 | 2:00PM
THE JOURNEY TO NETWORK MODERNIZATION IN GOVERNMENT
The federal model for IT has evolved, embracing the as-a-service model as the next step in implementing cloud computing. Agencies are increasingly acquiring cloud services to host their applications while adopting software development practices tailored to the virtualized, hybrid cloud env...
JUL 17, 2019 | 11:00AM
ACCOUNTING SYSTEM AUDITS FOR GOVERNMENT CONTRACTORS
DCAA is ramping up the audit of government contractor accounting system audits and contractors should beware.  DFARS has 18 criteria that a contractor must comply with to have an acceptable accounting system. Although these requirements are contractually required for large contractors...
JUL 17, 2019 | 11:00AM
ENGAGING THE GOVERNMENT AUDIENCE ON LINKEDIN
Nearly every modern business today interacts with the government. Perhaps your business or industry is impacted by legislative and regulatory policy. Or maybe your sales team sells into government customers. In many cases it is both, and that makes it incumbent upon teams from public affai...

CASE STUDY: WHEN GOVERNMENT OVERSIGHT GOES WRONG
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The Federal Trade Commission, for example, acts to ensure that any given organization is not negligent or reckless with private information. But upon what information does the FTC act?
In this session, we'll focus on a case where the FTC relied on highly suspect information obta...
5 WAYS TO IMPROVE ACCOUNTS PAYABLE FINANCIALS
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This live webinar is designed for accountants, CPAs, accounts payable professionals, bookkeepers, tax managers, CFOs, controllers, business managers and owners, presidents, vice presidents, CEOs, auditors and consultants.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT IDAHO PUBLIC RECORDS AND OPEN MEETINGS
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This live webinar is designed for attorneys, public information and records managers, city managers, county and municipal officials, law enforcement officials and school administrators.
CURRENT ISSUES IN TIN VALIDATION AND B NOTICES
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This live webinar is designed for accountants, CPAs, CFOs, controllers, finance directors, tax managers, tax preparers, presidents, vice presidents, bookkeepers, accounts payable professionals and enrolled agents.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT NEW JERSEY PUBLIC RECORDS AND OPEN MEETINGS
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This live webinar is designed for attorneys, public information and records managers, city managers, county and municipal officials, law enforcement officials and school administrators.
TEXAS PROPERTY TAX LAW - HOW TO KEEP YOUR PROPERTY FROM BEING OVER-ASSESSED
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This live webinar is designed for accountants, CPAs, controllers, tax managers, real estate professionals, presidents and vice presidents, CFOs, bookkeepers, tax preparers and attorneys.

RESOURCES

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