Mintent - Grand Sponsor 

Mintent is a mintentContent Marketing Platform used by mid-sized to large teams to plan, produce, publish and measure marketing content. Communicators and Marketers in government are turning to Mintent to help them stay organized and focused on internal and external stakeholders who rely on them for up-to the minute information. With Mintent, teams can schedule content ahead of time, allowing them the resources to handle crisis communications or last-minute press releases without stress. Mintent enables teams to automate the delegation of tasks, communicate clearly across teams and departments and to obtain approvals easily. With Mintent, communicators have round-the-clock governance for their content and are able to achieve higher returns on their content investment through tracking, analysis, and SEO capabilities. Customers include the City of Arlington, City of Aspen, Larimer County, YMCA, NYU, Allegion, Premier Inc., and Barrick Gold. Visit the Mintent website to learn more.

Citibot - Luncheon Sponsor

Citibot Opens in new windowCitibot connects residents with their local government through interactive text messaging and webchat through the local government website.  

Citibot uses AI to answer residents questions; process service requests like potholes, graffiti, lost dogs, and abandoned vehicles; and respond to resident communications that need a human response.  

Citibot takes the workload off the communications team so that our technology can respond to your residents, proactively, 24/7! We are in cities like Chamblee, Fort Worth and counties like Charleston County. Come let us help you get some of your time back!

North Star Place Branding & Marketing - Super Supporter

North Star Place Branding & Marketing - Networking Break SponsorNorth Star Place Branding & Marketing An industry leader in place branding, North Star Place Branding & Marketing has partnered with more than 250 communities over the past two decades, helping them become more competitive. Using state-of-the-art research tools, North Star achieves a focused snapshot of a community’s values, assets, and priorities, which can then be articulated as its "brand." Brands uncovered in this manner are endorsed and absorbed by their communities, thereby increasing the likelihood of success in a crowded marketplace. North Star has branded villages, towns, cities, counties, regions, and states for the purposes of tourism, economic development, or community-wide identity development to support the missions of public sector entities. Past North Star collaborations include high-level initiatives with the states of Florida and Mississippi, with well-known cities such as Providence, Rhode Island and Jacksonville, Florida, and with smaller communities like Johnson City, Tennessee and Turlock, California.

Granicus - Super Supporter

Granicus - Welcome Event Sponsor Opens in new windowGranicus provides technology and services that empowers government organizations to create seamless digital experiences for the people they serve. By offering the industry’s leading cloud-based solutions for communications, content management, meeting and agenda management, and digital services to over 4,000 public sector organizations, Granicus helps turn government missions into quantifiable realities. Granicus products connect more than 160 million people, creating a powerful network to enhance citizen engagement. By optimizing decision-making processes, Granicus strives to help government see better outcomes and a greater impact for the citizens they serve. For more information, visit granicus.com.