The Colorado Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA) is requesting abstracts for presentation at the 6th Annual Chapter Conference to be held October 28 & 29, 2019. The committee encourages creative and innovative formats and presentations of varying lengths. You are invited to speak and share your public works experiences.
The theme for the 2019 Conference is THE POWER OF CONNECTION - LOOK UP AND PLUG IN
Connection is a powerful currency in today’s world.We spend much of our day “connected” by technology; email, text, internet, and social media making it easy to forget the power of connecting to each other face to face.Partnering and networking provide ways for us to work together to reach our goals.When we “plug in” to each other we can achieve amazing results.Technology provides ways to plug in that is changing the landscape of public works; electric vehicles, smart cities, smart cards.We invite you to submit your proposals that highlight “The Power of Connection – Look Up and Plug In” through your experiences, sharing new and exciting projects, processes and practices that showcase this potential.
·April 15, 2019 – Abstract submissions are due
·May 1, 2019 – Notification of acceptance for presentation at the Conference
·May 31, 2019 – Speaker Information Form due
Please see the attached document for more detailed information.