ICMA Annual Conference Provides Effective Community Management Tips

A seasoned local government administrator, Robert Baldwin has served as the assistant city manager and city manager for Florida communities such as Dania Beach, Fort Lauderdale, and Lake Worth. With experience in managing large-scale organizations, Robert Baldwin enjoys finding resolutions for complex problems. Since 1975, he has held membership in the International City/County Management Association (ICMA).

Committed to fostering excellence in local government management, ICMA identifies practices that address the needs of local governments worldwide. The organization provides results-oriented assistance, training, information, and professional development to its members. As part of its initiatives, ICMA conducts an annual international conference for local government staff and managers.

The annual international conference offers information-sharing tools and education for government staff to carry out their duties in today’s complex environment. In addition, the conference serves as an opportunity to network with other participants from around the world. The organization’s next conference will be held in September of 2014, in Charlotte, North Carolina. The event marks the 100th anniversary of the first ICMA conference.