New Hampshire Municipal Association
77th Annual Conference
Sharing Ideas: Shaping the Future
November 14th & 15th
Manchester Downtown Hotel
The New Hampshire Municipal Association (NHMA) is pleased to announce it 77th Annual Conference, with the theme Sharing Ideas: Shaping the Future. This is New Hampshire's premier conference for municipal officials, featuring nearly 50 educational sessions on timely and relevant topics, as well as ample opportunity to meet and greet with exhibitors ready to offer you the latest products and services. The 2017 event drew more than 525 New Hampshire local government officials and over 100 exhibitors and sponsors.
Rebecca Rule is best known for her live presentations of humorous New Hampshire stories, many sponsored by the NH Humanities Council, Rebecca has entertained audience throughout New Hampshire. Rebecca is the author of the adult titles Live Free and Eat Pie! and Headin' for the Rhubarb: A New Hampshire Dictionary (well, kinda) and the award-winning children's book The Iciest, Diciest, Scariest Sled Ride Ever! She is also the author of three short story collections about New Hampshire, including The Best Revenge, named Outstanding Work of Fiction by the New Hampshire Writer's Project. That book was also named one of five essential New Hampshire books by NH Magazine. For ten years she hosted the "NH Authors Series" on NHPTV. She now hosts "Our Hometown" also on NHPTV and available for download online. Her newest book is N is for New Hampshire, a children's alphabet book filled with stories and photographs of New Hampshire.
Attend Keynote Speaker and Double Your Chances to Win the NHMA Grand Prize!
Grand Prize: One overnight stay at Hilton DoubleTree Manchester Downtown Hotel in Manchester for two; complimentary breakfast; and gift certificates to the Palace Theater and the Curriers Museum of Art (approximately a $450 value).
Every attendee will receive a "Golden Ticket" as part of their conference registration packet toward this Grand Prize. You can double your chances of winning, however, by receiving another "Golden Ticket" by attending the Keynote Speaker, Rebecca Rule, at 9:00 am on Wednesday, November 14th. Members who attend this Keynote event will receive a second potentially-winning Golden Ticket for the Grand Prize!
ENGAGE! Mobile App – Conference Information at Your Fingertips!
Download the NHMA Annual Conference Mobile App with new features! Choose your sessions and have your schedule at your fingertips as well as post messages for other attendees! Included on the App: Schedule of events, Session/room locations, sponsors, exhibitors, map of the hotel and interactive exhibit hall map, rate sessions with our quick-poll feature and up-to-the-minute updates of any changes! You can even connect with other Conference attendees. New feature this year: Engage! Our social-interaction game. Earn points for posting pictures, comments, and feedback! A prize will be awarded to the attendee with the highest point total at the end of the Conference. The App is free and can be found in iTunes or Google Play by searching for "NHMA Conf 2018."