Check out the variety of experiences offered to attendees throughout the conference!

Split payments using multiple credit cards

Please note that if you wish to use a separate credit card to pay for a Partner or Guest Registration or for any extra Ticketed Event, you will need to first register yourself for the Conference and then when you receive your confirmation, you will need to go back and access your registration record, where you will then be able to register for additional items and utilize a separate credit card to pay for them.

Tuesday Night Event

Tuesday, September 20 | 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

COSI – 333 W Broad St, Columbus, OH 43215

Price: $45

Enjoy a fun evening at COSI – Center of Science and Industry. Great food, drinks, dancing, interactive entertainment, and networking will make for a memorable evening.

Tickets are $45 and can be added to your registration. This event is one that you won’t want to miss! If you need assistance in adding this ticket to your current registration, please contact:

Transportation will be provided from the hotels that are on the shuttle route and the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Buses will depart from hotels at 5:45 p.m. and run on a continuous schedule until the event concludes.

Sponsored by Cigna, The Jefferson Healthplan

National Veterans Memorial and Museum Reception

Saturday, September 17 | 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

National Veterans Memorial and Museum – 300 W Broad St, Columbus, OH 43215

Price: $35

Throughout the museum and on the beautiful roof-top, guests will enjoy an open bar, hors d’oeuvres, entertainment and one of the most spectacular skyline views of Columbus. The museum honors military veterans from all eras and all branches with an emphasis on personal experiences. In addition to the museum’s permanent exhibits, guests will view an international digital display of fellow ICMA members who once served their countries and are now serving their communities. The reception will culminate on the rooftop with a champagne “Toast to Service” in recognition of community, public and military service.

Sponsored By: Columbus Downtown Development Corporation and the City of Dublin

Exhibit Hall Grand Opening Reception

Sunday, September 18 | 4:30 p.m.– 6:30 p.m.

Exhibit Hall B

Immediately following the Opening General Session, join us in the Exhibit Hall to mix and mingle with the best service providers for local government. This is your opportunity to look for products and services that will help you solve organizational challenges. Light refreshments and hors d’ oeuvres will be served.

Sponsored by Advanced Drainage Systems

Lunch in the Exhibit Hall

Monday, September 19 | 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Tuesday, September 20 | 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Exhibit Hall B

After working up an appetite from a morning of learning and networking, stop by the Exhibit Hall for a complimentary and customizable boxed lunch and beverage to enjoy.

Sponsored by Smash My Trash

ICreaMA Social

Monday, September 19 | 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Exhibit Hall B – Zencity Booth #401

Grab a refreshing treat with our friends of Zencity at the ICreaMA Social in their booth, #401 (while supplies last!).

Sponsored by Zencity

Puppy Playpen

Sunday, September 18 | 4:30pm – 6:30pm

Monday, September 19 | 2:30pm – 4:30pm

Tuesday, September 20 |  11:30am – 1:30pm

Exhibit Hall B

With the support of the Franklin County Dog Shelter and Adoption Center, Columbus Humane and the Union County Humane Society, ICMA will be featuring an adorable Puppy Playpen in the Exhibit Hall. Make your day even more enjoyable and visit with these adorable puppies who are looking for some sweet cuddles!

Supported by Franklin County Dog Shelter and Adoption Center, Columbus Humane and the Union County Humane Society

Relaxation Zone

Sunday, September 18 | 4:30pm – 6:30pm

Monday, September 19 | 11:30am – 4:30pm

Tuesday, September 20 |11:30am – 3:00pm

Exhibit Hall B

Attending a conference can be exhausting! Take a break at the ICMA Relaxation Zone in the Exhibit Hall for a back, hand/arm, or foot massage! A moment of Zen during a busy day will awake your senses to help you get the most out of your conference experience!

Charging Station

Near the Exhibit Hall, across from Meeting Room C150

Stop by the ResourceX charging station on your way to the Exhibit Hall or education sessions to give your electronic device and your feet a boost of energy!

Sponsored by ResourceX