Government Innovation Summit

October 04, 2018
08:30 am - 04:00 pm PT
Salinas, CA


Registration closed.


Learn from peers who are transforming local government.

Technology and creativity are changing the way local government works — promising to make it more effective and responsive than ever before. It's happening across California and the country, in ways big and small.
How to grasp the potential?
Learn from peers who are succeeding with innovation. That's the opportunity at the Government Innovation Summit, happening October 4, at Salinas City Center.

A full day of insights from the front lines of innovation!

(Catered Lunch Included)


Kickoff by Councilwoman Jennifer Robinson of Cary, North Carolina with "Turn! Turn! Turn! Leading Government in a Season of Change."

Jennifer will share insights from her experience in local government, in software development, and as Director of Local Government Solutions for leading business intelligence firm SAS.

How to Turn Innovation Into Reality

Joel Carnes, President & CEO, Alliance for Innovation

Planning for Community Engagement: By the People, for the People

Hear from representatives from the cities of Monterey, Salinas, and Santa Cruz in a Rapid Fire style session!

Innovation Lab: Continuous Improvement Ideas Exchange

An interactive discussion

Performance Analytics in Local Government

Lena Geraghty

Before joining GovEx, Lena spent three years as a legal associate for a San Francisco Bay Area wage-and-hour class action law firm representing employees, translating attorney speak into understandable English, and leading data analytics projects. In her career, she has worked with governmental organizations across the United States both big and small from Austin-Travis County, TX (analyzing the efficiency of its motorcycle medics program), to Glens Falls, NY (exploring the economic impact of renovating its downtown library). As a senior advisor at GovEx, Lena helps local governments use their data to better serve their communities.

Benchmarking for Success

Kevin Knutson, Vice-President, Envisio

Register by September 27, 2018.

Event Details


  • October 04, 2018
  • 08:30 am 04:00 pm PT
  • Registration Deadline: 09/27/2018


  • National Steinbeck Center, 1 Main Street
  • Salinas, CA 93901


  • Member Price:$69.00
  • Non-Member:$69.00


  • Phone:1-888-496-0944 x103

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