Schedule (Tentative)

MACo's Summer Conference 

August 18-21,2021 | Roland Powell Convention Center in Ocean City, MD

The below draft schedule is tentative and subject to change. 

 

Start TimeEnd TimeEvent
Tuesday, August 17, 2021
2:00 PM4:00 PMEarly Registration
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
7:30 AM4:00 PMRegistration Center
8:00 AM9:30 AMContinental Breakfast
8:00 AM4:00 PMBeverage Station
8:00 AM11:00 AMTech Expo Vendor Set Up
9:00 AM12:00 PMPlanning Board Training
9:00 AM12:00 PMGolf Tournament (off-site)
9:00 AM4:00 PMBeverage Station
10:00 AM11:00 AMCounty IT Directors Meeting*
10:00 AM11:00 AMCounty Emergency Managers Meeting*
11:00 AM4:00 PMTech Expo Exhibits
10:00 AM3:00 PMExhibit Hall AB Vendor Set Up
11:00 AM11:30 AMSolutions Showcase
11:00 AM12:00 PMTech Expo Session
12:00 PM1:00 PMLUNCH (ticket required)
12:00 PM12:30 PMSolutions Showcase
1:00 PM1:30 PMSolutions Showcase
1:00 PM2:00 PMTech Expo Session
1:00 PM2:30 PMAcademy Session
2:00 PM2:30 PMBeverage and Snack Break
2:00 PM2:30 PMSolutions Showcase
2:30 PM3:30 PMTech Expo Session
3:00 PM3:30 PMSolutions Showcase
3:00 PM4:30 PMAcademy Session
Thursday, August 19, 2021
7:30 AM4:00 PMRegistration Center
8:00 AM9:30 AMContinental Breakfast
8:30 AM10:30 AMBeverage Break
8:30 AM9:30 AMLarge County Coalition Breakfast*
8:30 AM9:30 AMRural County Coalition Breakfast*
10:00 AM10:30 AMSolutions Showcase
10:00 AM11:00 AMOpening Session/Keynote
10:00 AM4:00 PMExhibit Hall AB Open
11:00 AM11:30 AMSolutions Showcase
12:00 PM12:30 PMSolutions Showcase
12:00 PM1:00 PMCounty Administrative Officers Meeting*
12:00 PM1:00 PMCounty Human Services Directors Meeting*
12:00 PM1:00 PMMACo Diversity Caucus Meeting*
11:30 AM1:00 PMLUNCH (ticket required)
1:00 PM1:30 PMSolutions Showcase
1:30 PM2:30 PMPresentation Session
1:30 PM2:30 PMPresentation Session
1:30 PM2:30 PMPresentation Session
1:30 PM2:30 PMPresentation Session
1:30 PM3:30 PMBeverage and Snack Break
2:30 PM3:00 PMSolutions Showcase
3:00 PM4:00 PMPresentation Session
3:00 PM4:00 PMPresentation Session
3:00 PM4:00 PMPresentation Session
3:00 PM4:00 PMPresentation Session
Friday, August 20, 2021
7:30 AM2:30 PMRegistration Center
8:00 AM9:00 AMCounty Elected Officials Forum and Business Meeting*
 (county elected officials only)
8:00 AM9:30 AMContinental Breakfast
8:30 AM4:00 PMBeverage Station
9:30 AM10:30 AMGeneral Session
9:00 AM2:00 PMExhibit Hall AB Open
10:30 AM11:00 AMSolutions Showcase
11:00 AM12:00 PMFederal Town Hall Forum
11:30 AM12:00 PMSolutions Showcase
11:30 AM1:30 PMLUNCH (ticket required)
12:00 PM1:00 PMWomen of MACo Lunch*
12:00 PM1:00 PMUpper/Mid/Lower Shore Regional Councils Lunch*
12:00 PM1:00 PMCounty Human Resources Directors Meeting*
12:00 PM1:00 PMCounty Budget & Finance Directors Meeting*
12:00 PM1:00 PMCounty Attorneys Meeting*
12:30 PM1:00 PMSolutions Showcase
1:15 PM2:15 PMPresentation Session
1:15 PM2:15 PMPresentation Session
1:15 PM2:15 PMPresentation Session
1:15 PM2:15 PMPresentation Session
2:15 PM2:45 PMSolutions Showcase
1:15 PM3:15 PMBeverage Break
2:45 PM3:45 PMPresentation Session
2:45 PM3:45 PMPresentation Session
2:45 PM3:45 PMPresentation Session
2:45 PM3:45 PMPresentation Session
4:00 PM5:00 PMGovernor's Cabinet Reception
5:00 PM8:00 PMCrab Feast* (ticket required)
Saturday, August 21, 2021
8:00 AM10:30 AMRegistration Center
8:00 AM9:00 AMContinental Breakfast
8:00 AM12:00 PMBeverage Station
9:30 AM10:30 AMGeneral Session
9:30 AM10:00 AMSolutions Showcase
10:30 AM11:00 AMSolutions Showcase
11:00 AM12:00 PMClosing Session



KEY
* = Private or invitation-only event
(ticket required) = tickets are included in full registration or can be purchased separately
Academy Session = content from the Academy for Excellence in Local Governance, open to all registrants
Presentation Session = panel presentations hosted by MACo's Affiliate Members, open to all registrants
Solutions Showcase = presentations hosted by industry leaders focusing on best practices, open to all registrants
Tech Expo Session = technology-focused content, open to all registrants