Geographic Area: We are happy to serve members and friends in North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio. We currently have about 120 members.
Thanks to all the members who joined us in person or by phone for our Annual meeting in early May, and kudos to everyone who attended the fantastic May 3-4 Midwest Chapter Regional Conference in Chicago for great professional development, networking, and learning opportunities.
Whether you made it to Chicago or not, in response to continued requests from Chapter members for learning and networking opportunities in the region, check this out:
IAP2 TECHNIQUES for Effective Public Participation (2 days)
This is the second module in IAP2's renowned Foundations course. Working experientially with seasoned IAP2 trainers and your peers, you will practice powerful techniques you can put to immediate use in your next project. This module breaks down specific methods including World Cafe’s, Interviews, Revolving Conversations, Deliberation, and Advisory Groups.
You’ll leave armed with a wealth of reference material. IAP2 tip sheets, and the ability to select appropriate procedures for each new project. You’ll also learn how to establish and maintain effective communication during the process.
Prerequisite: 3-day Planning Course
This course has a minimum of 12 and maximum of 25, and the go-no go decision will be made 30 days in advance.
Get involved by contacting any of the Midwest Chapter members via the Member Directory or Board members (below) – we look forward to serving you!