Hartford Business Journal to Host Inaugural Municipal Collaboration Summit

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Economic Development Forum to Focus On Opportunities to Control Costs and Increase Efficiency

On March 14th, the Hartford Business Journal will convene municipal leaders, including town managers, town engineers, superintendents, mayors, town attorneys and town financial services professionals, for a series of workshops and panel presentations focused on increasing efficiency and controlling costs through collaboration.

“When towns are faced with shrinking budgets and increased demands, the need for creative and cost-effective solutions rises,” Gail Lebert, publisher of the Hartford Business Journal, said. “We’re excited to bring together town leaders for this unique event and hope it will become an annual occurrence.”

Hartford Business Journal’s Municipal Collaboration Summit will kick-off with the session “Success of M.O.R.E. Commission in 2013 legislative session & 2014 legislative agenda.” The opening session will be followed by breakout sessions on such topics as Regionalizing Health and Human Services Delivery Systems, Regionalizing Education, Regional Collaborations for Purchasing Efficiencies, and a Tax Reform Workshop. In addition to highlighting additional opportunities for increasing efficiency through collaboration, the event will highlight municipalities who have already made positive changes and harnessed the transformative power of collaboration.

Tickets to the Municipal Collaboration Summit are $65 per person. To register, visit http://www.hartfordbusiness.com or contact Brian Baum at 860-236-9998 x134.

The presenting sponsor for the Municipal Collaboration Summit is Updike Kelly Spellacy. Event sponsors, include: Cohn Reznick and Comcast Business. Event partners, include: Rider Productions; J. Fiereck Photography; Co-Communications, Marketing and Public Relations; Keep in Touch Media; R2 Graphics and The Perfect Promotion.


About Hartford Business Journal

Hartford Business Journal is the only audited weekly, subscription-based business publication in Connecticut. Whether it’s market trends, the latest merger news or an update on state government, this award-winning weekly is the “must read” for area business leaders. Hartford Business Journal has a total readership of 25,000 affluent and educated business decision makers in the 61 towns that make up Metro Hartford. For more information, please visit http://www.hartfordbusiness.com or call 860.236.9998.

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