- national, state and provincial ministers of local government,
- mayors and local leaders,
- local government association presidents,
- senior officials,
- academics and representatives of professional organisations,
- civil society
- and the private sector.
The conference provides an opportunity to discuss issues and developments and share knowledge and good practice in local government as well as peer-to-peer networking. Delegates learn about new policies, approaches and ideas that can help councils and local authorities to improve their structures and deliver effective services to the community.