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Municipal Clerks and Treasurers Institute 2014 dates

Municipal Clerks and Treasurers InstituteJuly 13-18, 2014
KI Convention Center
333 Main Street
Green Bay, WI 54301

Tuition:

  • $459

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Registration for the 2014 Clerks and Treasurers Institute is now closed.
If you have any questions, please contact Rachel at 920-465-2642.

Click here to download a printable brochure

Scholoarships available:

The Wisconsin Municipal Clerks Association (WMCA) and the Municipal Treasurers Association of Wisconsin (MTAW) offer full and partial scholarships. The scholarship applications are available on their respective websites in January. Scholarships range from $100 to all expenses paid including lodging and tuition. The applications are easy to fill out and well worth the effort. Go to WMCA’s website at www.wisclerks.org or MTAW’s website at www.mtaw.org to get your application. Both applications are due the first part of April.

 

 

Master Academy for Civic and Public Affairs 2014 dates

Academy for Civic and Public AffairsJuly 28- 31, 2014
Radisson Hotel and Conference Center
2040 Airport Drive
Green Bay, WI 54313

Tuition Fees:

  • Four Day Package: $339 - $50 off first time attendee brings the fee to $289.
  • Municipal Discount Package: $392 - Eight half day sessions split among multiple employees. Click here for more information.
  • Three Day Package: $299
  • Two and 1/2 Day Package: $269
  • Two Day Package: $229
  • One Day Package: $129
  • Creating Entrepreneurial Communities (Monday only): $99
  • Half Day Package: $69
  • Guest Lunches (Monday - Wednesday): $30

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Click here to Register for the 2014 Master Academy for Civic and Public Affairs

Click here to download a 2014 registration form

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Economic Development 2014

Creating Entrepreneurial Communities (Part of the Master Academy for Civic and Public Affairs)

July 28, 2014
Time: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Radisson Hotel and Conference Center
2040 Airport Drive
Green Bay, WI 54313

Session 1: PlaceMaking
This workshop will focus on how to design your community, so that it’s attractive to entrepreneurs and small businesses. We will focus on how the built environment intertwined with quality of life attributes can make your community stand out to entrepreneurs.
Instructor: Naletta Burr, CEcD, Community Account Manager, Wisconsin Development Corporation.

Session 2: Creating an Entrepreneurial Strategy
This session will provide the basic framework for communities to use when setting up a strategy to attract and retain entrepreneurs. Topics will include: infrastructure development, economic gardening, public-private partnerships, developing entrepreneurship program pipelines, and zoning.
Instructor: Quasan Shaw, EDFP, Economic Development Coordinator, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College.

Session 3: Best Practices Panel
This interactive panel will address best practices that the public and private sectors are using to create entrepreneurial communities.
Panelists Include: Perry Seiber-Digial Fertilizer; Ryan Kauth-University of Wisconsin-Green Bay SBDC; Paul Ehrfurth-Oconto County EDC; Dave Weise-Village of Howard; Peter Nugent-The Docking Station.

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Click here to Register for the 2014 Creating Entrepreneurial Communities

Click here for a Registration Form