Are you joining The Movement for Tomorrow’s Local Government, Today?
When AFI set out to create “the SXSW of Local Government,” we had no idea where the journey would end up. All we knew was that our peers were under historic levels of stress – both as individuals and in our organizations and communities.
We also knew that there were amazing things happening every day. Little wins. Big wins. Tales of heroism and perseverance and creativity that illustrated just how INNOVATIVE and IMPACTFUL local government could be.
So we called our friends and asked, “Who’s in? Who wants to co-create a festival to CELEBRATE the VERY BEST in local gov?”
Seems like we struck a nerve…
Over TWO DOZEN organizations responded that they were committed to this movement to showcase and transform local government. They wanted to be a part of the coalition that would lead the way out of these dark times and into a shining new era of excellence and effectiveness.
So we pulled out our laptops, hopped on Zoom, and set to work!
We knew that this event had to be different…
We created a five-day program that attendees can easily pop in and out of, taking advantage of the digital platform to create their own adventures.
We kept ticket prices so low that even if you only attended a few sessions, it would be more than worth the cost of admission.
We brought in world-class Headliners like Steve Wozniak.
We created a space where each of our dozens of Govapalooza Partners would have a full voice in the finished product – each bringing in their own All-Star presenters to tell their unique and powerful stories.
In the end, we found that there was this huge hunger for something different. A desire for camaraderie and fellowship. A hunger for ideas, inspiration, and hands-on implementation that would propel local gov practitioners and organizations to the next level.
In the end, we found that this wasn’t just another event. This was the dawn of a Movement.
Please join us at Govapalooza, and join The Movement for Tomorrow’s Local Government, Today.
CEO of Alliance for Innovation and proud Govapaloozan
TLG Govapalooza is among the most important, influential, and inspiring conferences for local government professionals. The five-day event attracts thousands of local government executives and professionals from around the nation who seek innovation, education, and connections.
I believe that by you supporting my participation at the March 1-5, 2021 event, I will further my professional development and grow my circle of mentors and peers while gaining industry knowledge I can use to advance innovation in our organization and community.
(Highlight a particular session that would be beneficial to your position and your organization.)
Expenses are limited to registration only, and the total cost is $199.
I am eager to discuss the request and answer any questions you may have. I am confident attending TLG Govapalooza would be advantageous for our organization, community and supercharge my job performance.
Join us for the first TLG Govapalooza Online Conference!
You know why you should be at the March 1-5, 2021, TLG Govapalooza festival. Now it’s time to convince your supervisor to provide professional and financial support. AFI can help. Here are suggestions on how to get your request approved.
Details: Review the schedule and outline for your supervisor the sessions that would be beneficial to your professional growth and to the organization. Create a list of short- and long-term goals and find the sessions that would help you achieve them. Review the list of those who have registered and explain the kinds of connections and relationships you will be making at the event and how they will benefit your organization.
Reasons to go: Bolster your request by explaining the top reasons you should attend the TLG Govapalooza festival.
Still need help? Check our email template explaining the benefits above.
TLG Govapalooza will take place ONLINE March 1-5, 2021. See you there!
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