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Our members are the local governments of Massachusetts and their elected and appointed leadership.
The Massachusetts Municipal Personnel Association will hold its second annual Fall Conference on Sept. 27 and 28.
The conference will run on Thursday, Sept. 27, from 8:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. with cocktail reception at 6 p.m. and dinner at 7:15 p.m. and Friday, Sept. 28, from 7:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Following last year’s successful debut, the 2018 program will be held in a larger venue to accommodate all interested members.
Topics will include diversity in the municipal workplace; classification and compensation; electronic on-boarding; marijuana in Massachusetts; labor laws; and policies that all human resources directors must have.
This year’s conference will feature multiple workshops, including a breakout session with a municipal HR 101 and HR 202 version running concurrently, for those who are newer to the HR profession and for veteran personnel.
The two-day conference will be held at the Cranwell Resort in Lenox.
Full Conference: $175
One Day: $100
Optional Thursday Night Dinner: $55
Room Rate: $189 per night
To Reserve a Room: The MMPA has set aside a limited number of rooms for Wednesday, Sept. 26, and Thursday, Sept. 27, at the Cranwell Spa & Golf Resort. To reserve a room, call Cranwell at (413) 637-1364 and mention the MMPA Room Block to get the discounted rate. Room registration deadline: Monday, Aug. 27, or when sold out.
Conference Registration and Cancellation Deadline: Thurs, Sept. 6.
For more information about the conference or the MMPA, contact Member Services Coordinator Devon Elizabeth Williams at the MMA.
Cranwell Spa & Golf Resort, Lenox
MMA Member Services Coordinator Devon Elizabeth Williams