Local Government Managers Innovation Lab

Innovation Lab 3.0: Encouraging and Managing Employee Voice



Click HERE to read Faculty member Leisha DeHart-Davis' opinion piece in GOVERNING magazine on capturing employee voices in public institutions.

Participants can receive credentialing credit through the International City/County Managers Association (ICMA). For more information about ICMA credentialing, go to this link: https://icma.org/voluntary-credentialing-program.  

Additionally, participants can receive credit from the International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR). The recertification link can be found here: https://www.ipma-hr.org/advance-your-career/get-certified/recertification.

Thanks to the generous support from the North Carolina City & County Management Association the registration fee is $100.00. 

  • Chapel Hill, NC
    November 15
    William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education
    100 Friday Center Dr
    Chapel Hill, NC 27517
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    Course participants who cancel their registration on or before November 07, 2018 will receive a full refund. No refund will be made for cancellations on or after November 08, 2018 days prior to course start date), but you will receive a transferrable credit to be used within 12 months. Click here to view the School’s full cancellation and refund policy.
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    Holiday Inn Express - Innovation Lab

    A block of rooms has been set up at the Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill with a rate of $84. The rate includes a full deluxe hot breakfast and Wi-Fi. To reserve a room online click the link Innovation Lab. To reserve a room by phone call the hotel at 919-489-7555 and provide the name "Innovation lab". To receive the discounted rate reservations must be made no later than November 1, 2018.

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    9:00 pm - 4:30 pm (tentative schedule)

    If you are a returning customer, please note that we have a new course registration system that we hope will be easier for you to use. If you encounter any registration issues, please explore our list of frequently asked questions or contact us at registration@sog.unc.edu or 919.966.4414.


For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Toogie Hampton

Program Management Team Lead, Leadership Group
Albert and Gladys Hall Coates Distinguished Term Associate Professor of Public Administration and Government
Professor of Public Administration and Government