#MACoCon “Winds of Change” Titles Are Here

MACo’s Summer Conference, “Winds of Change,” is scheduled for August 14-17, 2019 at the Roland Powell Convention Center in Ocean City, MD. Session information will be available soon, but for now, we’re sharing the titles we have in store…


Academy Core:MACO-SUMMERCONF-2018-DAY2-GLG142

  • Conducting Effective Meetings
  • Public Information Act

Tech Expo:

  • New Look 9-1-1: Everything Will Change…Except the Numbers
  • Drone Dilemma: Flying Under the Radar
  • Underappreciated Upside of Unmanned Aircraft
  • Held Hostage: Protecting Your Data From Cyberattacks
  • MD’s Small Cell Rollout: Making 5G a Reality

Special Sessions:

  • Planning Board, Planning Commissioner and Board of Appeals Members Education Course
  • Conduit Street Podcast LIVE with the US Census
  • “Stayin’ Alive” – Learn to Save a Life with Naloxone Training for Opioid Overdoses and Hands-Only CPR
  • MACo “Good Government” Book Club
  • Active Shooter Response Training

General Sessions:

  • The Changing Face of Maryland Education
  • Welcoming Session & Keynote Speaker: Shift Your Brilliance – Leading Through Change
  • From Protest to Policy
  • Town Hall Forum with U.S. Senator Cardin
  • Stoke the Fire: Volunteer Recruitment and Resources
  • Sound the Siren: Maryland’s Fire Service Needs Help
  • Governor’s Closing Address

Affiliate Sessions:

  • Beyond the Classifieds – Finding & Keeping the People You Need
  • Breaking Barriers and Building Consensus Around Affordable Housing
  • Change Your Building’s Tune…And Save Big Bucks
  • Delicious or Deadly? A Food Safety Update
  • Don’t Be Tempted to Be Preempted
  • Driving Digital Forward: Next Steps for County Services
  • Endgame: Can Our Phase III WIP Meet Our Bay Restoration Goals?
  • Family First: Child Welfare and Foster Care Under the New Federal Law
  • Keeping Clean Energy Green Energy
  • MAT to the Max: Opioid Treatment in Local Jails
  • New Tools for Tracking and Treating Opioid and Mental Health Crises
  • Perfect Storm for County Budgets? (Spoiler: Yes)
  • Play Ball: What You Need to Know About Natural and Synthetic Turf
  • Reaching Your Residents When Every Moment Counts
  • Reduce, Reuse…Now What?
  • Sky’s the Limit: Untapped Potential of Apprenticeships
  • Supporting Our Soldiers
  • The Climate-Health Connection Will Blow You Away
  • Walking the Agritourism Tightrope: Balancing Between Yes and No
  • Women and Children Are Dying. What Are We Doing About It?

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