49th Annual KACo Conference & Exposition
Nov. 15-17, 2023 | Central Bank Center | Lexington, KY

Opening General Session

General Session

Opening General Session

Wednesday, Nov. 15
1:00 PM EST - 4:00 PM EST

will use a case study to frame the discussion on ways to overcome leadership challenges in planning and responding to a large-scale incident and examine the dynamics of crisis leadership and decision making from an elected or senior county official’s perspective. Additionally, NERRTC will provide a strategic overview of the FEMA Public Assistance Process. The goal of the seminar is to develop action plans to guide improved preparedness and emergency response, as well as provide county leaders with the key elements, milestones and pitfalls to avoid when developing their recovery plans and operations.

National Anthem

1:00 PM EST - 1:00 PM EST


1:00 PM EST - 1:15 PM EST

Governor's Address

1:15 PM EST - 1:45 PM EST

Adapting to the Changing Group Health Insurance Market in Kentucky

1:45 PM EST - 2:00 PM EST

Everything You Need to Know about AI: The Hottest (and Scariest) Technology of 2023

2:00 PM EST - 2:45 PM EST

Kentucky Hunger Initiative

2:45 PM EST - 3:00 PM EST

Cybersecurity Briefing

3:00 PM EST - 3:30 PM EST

Financial Markets

3:30 PM EST - 4:00 PM EST