June 4-6, 2024
Lexington, KY

KLC Summer Summit

322 Days
07 Hours
46 Minutes
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June 4 - 6, 2024

Lexington

Join us for an enlightening three-day journey tailored exclusively for city officials! 

The 2024 KLC Summer Summit provides an opportunity to deep dive into pivotal topics crucial for the advancement and prosperity of Kentucky cities. Whether you're a seasoned policymaker, a dedicated public servant, or an aspiring leader, our comprehensive agenda promises valuable insights and actionable strategies to drive positive change in your community.

Designed to accommodate diverse schedules and interests, participants have the flexibility to register for one, two, or all three days of the summit. Whether you're seeking in-depth knowledge on a specific topic or aiming to gain a comprehensive understanding of multiple areas, a tailored experience awaits you at the KLC Summer Summit!

🍹 Tuesday, June 4 – Alcoholic Beverage Control

  • ABC Legislative Update
  • Local Enforcement
  • ABC Q&A

Navigate the intricacies of regulatory frameworks, licensing procedures, and responsible alcohol management practices to ensure the safety and well-being of your community.

🎓 Wednesday, June 5 - City Officials Academy II: Advanced Topics

  • Open Records Update
  • Medical Cannabis
  • Annexation
  • Legislative Update

Elevate your leadership skills and enhance your capacity to govern effectively through specialized workshops and interactive training sessions tailored to the unique challenges faced by city officials.

  • Economic Development Simulator – First Time Event!
  • 20 Ways to Revitalize Your Downtown
  • Third Spaces – A Different Kind of Economic Development

Explore innovative approaches to foster economic growth, attract investment, and cultivate vibrant, sustainable economies that benefit residents and businesses alike.

If you would like to be added to the wait list, please contact Lynda Schwendeman.

Economic Development Simulator Overview

During the afternoon portion of the day, attendees can participate in our first KLC Economic Development Simulator. This activity will have city officials divided into teams representing cities or companies with mentors from the KY Economic Development Cabinet, Commerce Lexington, BE-NKY, and KAED. Through a series of visits and negotiation rounds created to mimic the economic development process, attendees will learn more about the economic development process, the role of city officials during site visits, and how to navigate such discussions with prospective companies when they express an interest in relocating to your community. Space is limited, so register today.

General Info

KLC Member 2-Day Registration Option (Tuesday and Wednesday ONLY): $275
KLC Member - Tuesday 6/4 - ABC: $150
KLC Member - Wednesday 6/5 - City Officials Academy II: $150
Non-Member - Tuesday 6/4 - ABC: $200
Non-Member - Wednesday 6/5 - City Officials Academy II: $200

Hotel Info

Embassy Suites Lexington/UK Coldstream (Group Rate Deadline: 5/10)
1801 Newtown Pike
Lexington, KY
Phone: 859-455-5000
Room Rate: $116 + taxes/fees

Resources

Contacts

Lynda Schwendeman

Member Registration & Service Specialist

LaDonna Roberts

Member Operations Coordinator

Amy Carrington Stout

Member Education Manager

Jeri McCullough

Director of Member & Business Development

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