MACo’s Winter Conference is December 9-11, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Hotel in Cambridge, Maryland. Of the 20+ educational sessions to be offered at the conference, 6 courses are eligible for credit toward the Academy for Excellence in Local Governance Certificate through the University of Maryland’s School of Public Policy.
The Academy for Excellence in Local Governance is a volunteer certificate program founded by the Maryland Association of Counties (MACo), the Maryland Municipal League (MML), and sponsored by the Local Government Insurance Trust (LGIT) – the program is administered by the University of Maryland’s School of Public Policy. There are two tracks – County and Municipal. County Participants in the program must earn credit for 8 Core Courses and 6 Elective Courses, offered at MACo, MML, and LGIT conferences and events.
This year, MACo’s Winter Conference will offer 2 Core Courses and 4 Elective Courses.
Only one week left to register for the conference – register today!
- I Spy With My Little Eye – Police Body Cameras and the Maryland Public Information Act
- Maryland’s Disconnected Youth: The Impact of Jails, Jobs, Homelessness and Hunger
- Keeping Bugs Out of the Ballgame: Pesticide Use on Recreational Fields
- The ABCs of EOCs: County Roles During a Local Emergency
Please click on the links above for more information on these courses, including session dates/times and descriptions.
Academy courses are open to all conference attendees. Academy Fellows wishing to earn credit for any of these courses must attend a course and submit the Academy attendance form at the end of each course. For more information on the Academy, please contact UMD’s Academy Registrar, Aisha Washington, or MACo’s Meetings & Events Director, Virginia White.
You must be registered for the conference to attend these courses – MACo’s regular registration deadline is in one week – November 24, 2015 – so please register today!
Learn more about MACo’s Winter Conference:
- Registration Brochure
- Online Registration
- Sponsor Brochure
- Exhibitor Brochure
- Conduit Street blog coverage
Questions? Contact Meetings & Events Director Virginia White.