Picturing the CCCMA 2018 Winter Conference

-Photo Journal By Angelica Wedell

The Colorado City County Management Association (CCCMA) Winter Conference has come to the City of Glenwood Springs for the last three decades. This beautiful mountain city – with its hot springs, high-life dining, history and Hotel Colorado – is a perfect spot for city managers and staff from around the state to reconnect.

 

CCCMA 2018 CO WLG Tweet of Breaking Last Year's Records

 

The CCCMA 2018 winter conference broke all records. To accommodate a couple hundred people, an overflow room was set up to live-stream keynote speakers. This, of course, added to up even more revelry at Doc’s.

 

CCCMA 2018 Tweet by Heather Geyer of CO WLG Session

 

Twitter was alive with buzz about the many informative and engaging sessions. This session by Colorado Women Leading Government supported and inspired women to advance in city management careers.

 

CCCMA 2018 Keynote Session with Nick Kittle

 

Speakers like government performance and innovation coach Nick Kittle encouraged attendees to innovate, and to begin using all their senses to succeed. The term “sustainovation” was often heard quoted for the remainder of the conference.

 

CCCMA 2018 Fast and Furious Presentation Speakers

 

The return of the popular Fast and Furious presentation brought a flurry of tips and actionable advice from six thought-leaders in the field.

 

CCCMA 2018 Workshop with NRC and AFI

 

This conference also featured interactive workshops. Participants brought their ideas to canvas in this session on evaluating pilots, facilitated by National Research Center, Inc. (NRC) and Alliance for Innovation (AFI).

 

CCCMA 2018 Exhibit Booths and Networking

 

As always, attendees enjoyed connecting with vendors in the exhibit hall and networking with colleagues and friends.

 

CCCMA 2018 Awards Recipients 2

CCCMA 2018 Awards Recipients 5

 

Each year, CCCMA recognizes city management leaders for their achievements and contributions to the profession.  Congratulations to 2018’s award recipients!

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