Webinars and Recordings

Each year, elected and appointed government officials and administrators from across the state improve their knowledge and skills through professional development opportunities offered by University of Illinois Extension. Participants benefit from the advanced instruction and broad expertise that instructors bring to all our programming. In 2017, 1125 local government officials learned through webinars and program recordings.

LGE Spring Snapshot

  • January 2018 - State and Federal Legislative Updates - Every year, UI Extension invites experts in state and federal legislation to present information on how new and continuing legislation will impact local governments in Illinois.
  • February 2018 - Economic Development Finance - Economic development professionals will present their knowledge of the rules and applications behind Entreprise Zones and Tax Increment Finance districts.
  • March 2018 - Workforce Development - Economic development professionals will present information on the Workforce Investment and Opportunity Act, as well as knowledge on Illinois workforce programs.
  • April 2018 - Business Development / International Trade - Experts in international trade for the state of Illinois will present information and best practices for small business development and local expansion towards global entrepreneurialism.
  • May 2018 - Open Meetings Act - Every year, UI Extension invites a representative from the Illinois Attorney General's office to give an official-friendly presentation of the applications and nuances around FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) or OMA (Open Meetings Act).

SUBSCRIBE TO RECEIVE UPDATES AND REGISTRATION INFORMATION FOR THESE WEBINARS

REGISTER FOR A CURRENT LGE WEBINAR