Local, state and federal government staff
Associates who partner with public groups
Professors, researchers and students
Session 1:Governance in the Fast Lane: Policy Implications of Smart Mobility Self-driving cars, ride-sharing apps, technology driven car sharing and on-demand ride services — all have the potential to benefit society in measurable ways. These modern innovations provide mechanisms to reduce air pollution, decrease traffic congestion, improve safety, create jobs and connect communities. Policymakers can make these types of technologies available to their communities by supporting their adoption and establish governance structures that allow them to flourish. Join us for a discussion about the opportunities and challenges smart mobility presents for public administrators and their constituencies.
Session 2:The Art of Working with and Serving on Boards Organizations achieve operational success with well-trained and effective board members. During this session, seasoned professionals will speak about how to be an effective board member and the role the board plays in shaping strategic plans. A member of this discussion panel has been an Executive Director of many high-profile boards and will discuss his strategy of leveraging boards to drive the success of organizations.
Session 3:How to Approach a Law-maker as a Policy-maker Tips for engaging with legislators about policy needs. Our panelists will share best practices for presenting your position, common pitfalls to avoid, ways to build and maintain collaborative relationships and what to expect when working with legislators.
Ohio Union South Garage
The Ohio Union South Garage is located immediately adjacent to the north side of the building with access from High Street and College Road. This garage offers 800 visitor-only spaces, including accessible parking and main campus disability permit access.