2019 ICMA Annual Conference

October 20-23, 2019|Preconference begins October 19

Music City Center, Nashville, Tennessee

2019 Keynote Speakers

Many More Speakers to Be Announced Soon
Jake Wood

Welcome to the World's Largest Conference for Local Government Management Professionals

The International City/County Management Association (ICMA) Annual Conference is where local government management professionals discover essential tools and strategies for managing local governments in today’s complex environment. United by a shared mission, attendees from around the world come together to make their communities a better place to live, work, and play.







A quick view of 2019 ICMA Annual Conference sessions and events.

The ICMA Annual Conference is More Than a Conference

It’s the connections. It’s a valuable source of information. It’s opportunity for all career stages. It’s innovation and new ideas. It’s worldwide. It’s an event that binds the profession together.

See for yourself. Watch what ICMA members and past attendees have to say.

2019 Content Theme Tracks

Topics addressing the issues facing local government managers today, tomorrow, and in the future.

Why Attend the 2019 ICMA Annual Conference

Be prepared to acquire everything that a local government management professional needs for personal and professional success.

Discover new ideas.

You’ll gain new insights, strategies, and techniques for improving the lives of people in your community and worldwide.

Find solutions.

You’ll experience new tools, products, and technologies that can help improve the well-being of your residents.

Create connections.

You’ll collaborate with and learn from your peers who are facing similar challenges within their local governments.

Experience something new.

You’ll enjoy new conference offerings like hearing Nashville music in the Registration Area, connecting with fellow attendees in relaxing lounges, and cooling off at the adult milkshake bar, to name a few!

Become an Exhibitor or Sponsor

Showcase your brand, launch your latest products and services, and connect with 3,000+ local government management professionals.

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Nashville Music City Center

201 5th Avenue S.
Nashville, TN 37203
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