I am an “on loan executive” from my family business (http://DicksDriveIn.com) to the Countywide Community Forums of King County. I am helping the county to improve/increase public participation and civic engagement with its residents. And I am a life member of IAP2 !!
More information is available from this link: http://ncdd.org/2401
Thanks for the invitation Robert… I do have a project that I hope our GovLoop friends here can help me with and at the same time contribute to interesting dialogue for high school youth everywhere.
Since around 2000, starting first with President Clinton, then Bush, and now Obama, our Forum Foundation in Seattle has been conducting a yearly Stat…[Read more]
@009igip8812grThank you for the invitation Robert. I have joined your group and will check it out. For others, please check out my profile and the work that I am doing here with distributed small group dialogues across King County, Washington (greater-Seattle region).
So, I’ll start: Yes, I’m going, and the sessions which interest me are:
Breakout Sessions—Monday, September 21,
10:00—11:00 a.m.: Shortcut to the Future of P2
11:30 a.m.—12:30 p.m.: Sustainable Impact: A Civic Return on Investment
1:30—3:30 p.m.: Community Forums (from AmericaSpeaks)
Breakout Sessions—Tuesday, September 22
10:00—11:00 a.m.:…[Read more]
Just thought I’d shake things up on this fledging group by asking 1) are you coming to San Diego? and 2) what sessions look interesting to you?
Here is a link to the conference program. Or you can download a copy that I have attached to this message.
John Spady posted an update in the group International Association for Public Participation 10 years, 5 months ago
I’ll be attending the IAP2 international conference on September 21 in San Diego.
And I got this great message from IAP2 recently:
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We are writing to advise you that your submission entitled Citizen Councillor Network and Countywide Community Forums for the 2009 IAP2 Core Values Award was selected by our judging panel as a finalist…[Read more]
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