22nd Annual State Directors' Conference

Event Date(s): 
January 8-10, 2016
Tampa, Florida
Event category: 

Women in Government is pleased to announce its 22nd Annual State Directors’ Conference which will take place Friday, January 8-Sunday, January 10, 2016 at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay Hotel in Tampa, Florida. The agenda will address hot topics for the 2016 legislative sessions including economic development, education and workforce development, healthcare, criminal justice reform, adult obesity and more. Local, state and national speakers will bring their expertise to the discussion with state directors.

You won't want to miss our keynote address on Saturday morning!  John Zogby, founder of the "Zogby Poll" and the Zogby Companies, is an American public opinion pollster, author, and public speaker. Hear his thoughts on the 2016 presidential election and how the result will impact states.  Zogby also will follow his remarks with a book signing of The Way We’ll Be:  The Zogby Report on the Transformation of the American Dream.

Click here to view the Agenda

Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, Tampa, Florida

Sponsor Room Rate: $175 plus tax, currently 12% per night.
Legislator Private Room Rate: $87.50 plus tax, currently 12% per night.

For Legislator or Registration information, please contact:
Cherisse Eatmon, Manager Legislative Outreach
202.333.0825 ext. 200

For Sponsor information, please contact:
Carol Juett, Director of Development

For Policy information, please contact:
Pam Goins, Director of Policy & Programs
202.333.0825 ext. 211

We would like to thank our conference sponsors!

Conference Materials

Reengaging Veterans in the Workforce

WIG Leadership Series: Professional Development for Policymakers

Latest Trends in Economic Development

Get Connected: Facebook 101 for Policymakers - Ana Martinez, Facebook

Trends in Education and Workforce Development

Cutting Edge Healthcare Issues

Access to Healthcare

  • Vaccines - Dr. Gregory Poland, Mayo Clinic

The Role of Patient Advocacy on Access

Get Connected: Twitter 101 for Policymakers - Ted Fisher, CT General Assembly

Hot Topics in Criminal Justice Reform

The Role of State Policy on Decreasing Adult Obesity