Municipal Innovation Exchange Summit - Long Island (Huntington)
Grace Under Pressure: Innovation in a Time of Forced Efficiencies
Collaboration between and among school districts and local governments is key in finding new, expanded and improved ways to efficiently share services. This summit is an
opportunity for you to engage with school district, county, city, village and town leaders from across the state to explore shared services, exchange success stories, and learn how to create more efficiencies for our taxpaying communities without sacrificing the quality of essential services.
Registration Deadline: June12, 2014. This event is complimentary for all participating organization members.
9:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
|9:00 - 9:30 a.m.||Registration|
|9:30 - 9:45 a.m.||
Welcome and Opening Remarks
|9:45 - 10:45 a.m.||
Shared Services in New York State: A Reform that Works
|10:45 a.m. - Noon||
Noon How to Target and Communicate Efficiency
|Noon - 2:00 p.m.||Lunch: Association CEOs and Chief Electeds Roundtable
The leaders from four state associations that represent school boards, counties, cities, villages and towns will introduce the Municipal Innovation eXchange (MIX), a new collaborative effort to help school districts and local governments expand ongoing efforts to share and consolidate services and review the Property Tax Freeze in the enacted budget. Be sure to bring your questions!
|2:00 - 3:00 p.m.||Overcoming Obstacles to Shared Services
While local governments in New York frequently work cooperatively to find efficiencies, it is state-mandated laws that oftentimes are the barrier to achieving larger scale cost-savings. Learn about ways to overcome such obstacles.
|3:00 - 3:15 p.m.||Closing Remarks|