Session 2 will take place at the Menger Hotel 204 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio.
8:00 – 8:30 a.m.
8:30 – 10:00 a.m.
Human Resources and City Management
This session explores the purpose and role of human resources. Learn how an effective human resources department assists city management in proactively addressing issues relative to talent acquisition and retention, employee relations management, training/development, and workplace conflict—all of which are facilitated through two-way communication.
Addresses ICMA Practice Groups 3, 4, 5, and 12
Jim Parrish, Deputy City Manager, City of Plano
10:00 – 10:15 a.m.
10:15 – 11:45 a.m.
Technology and Transparency
This session explores how technology is reshaping the way government agencies operate, changes in service delivery, information sharing, and the way citizens interact with their government.
Addresses ICMA Practice Groups 7, 8, and 16
Luiz Valdez, Fire Chief, City of Leon Valley; Jay Warren, Communications Manager, City of Arlington
11:45 a.m. – Noon
Tying it All Together
Kelly Kuenstler, City Manager, City of Leon Valley