FORUM 2022


of every FORUM is a rich experience steeped in learning and devoted to achieving excellence in local government. Keeping up with the rapid advancements in technology and innovation, shaping communities, and professional colleague engagement is critical to achieving positive outcomes for our members and conference attendees.


JOIN YOUR PEERS, other attendees, and sponsors to become a part of this engaging, public-sector event and discover what’s new in local government


FORUM 2022 will provide educational tracks for Administrators, Students, and Sponsors who will experience the following over the course of our four-day conference:

  • Hear keynote addresses from visionary leaders during general sessions and engage in relevant breakout sessions in your favorite track. Participate in activities that will take you from the theoretical to the practical application
  • . Each experience will provide valuable learning and sharing opportunities designed to help you personally or your community achieve its goals.  Hear industry leaders share their transformative stories
  •  Learn from your colleagues across the country as they share best practices
  •  Build partnerships with other communities to leverage services
  •  Explore leading edge products and solutions
  • Create lasting connections that support your professional development  Workshop Solutions for challenges that can be addressed through various solutions
  •  Learn new strategies to implement at your own cities, towns, and counties

When: March 30 - April 3, 2022
Grand Rapids, MI