Join ICMA for SXSW!

SXSW has become an essential destination for professionals from across the globe looking for innovations, creativity, and a variety of networking opportunities.

Represent the future of local government leadership

As a part of our focus on innovation and smart cities, ICMA is committed to providing the best platform for our members to thrive.

The International City/County Management Association (ICMA) has partnered with South by Southwest® (SXSW®) to get you special ICMA member-only access to this 10-Day convergence of what many say are the greatest creative minds in the country, and beyond. With ICMA favorites such as Daniel Pink, Richard Florida, and Bruce Katz hitting the stage, SXSW provides innovative solutions from every angle, including local government.

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ICMA is dedicated to keeping communities inclusive, sustainable, and resilient.

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Innovation thrives at ICMA

ICMA offers membership, professional development programs, research, data and information, technical assistance, and training to thousands of city, town, and county chief administrative officers, their staffs, and other organizations throughout the world.

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Check out some of our most innovative initiatives:

ICMA Annual Conference

Join the largest gathering of local government professionals in the world. Join us October 20-23, 2019 in Nashville!

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ICMA Connect App

Explore ICMA Membership, and start networking with local government professionals on the fly with ICMA Connect.

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ICMA Digital Innovation

Stay informed and learn more about ICMA’s digital innovation and dynamic community.

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ICMA Marketplace

Search over 1,600 technology, services and suppliers for all departments in city and county government.

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