Derek Ward speaking at 2017 Illinois Bond Election Boot Camp

When:
Dec 8, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 12:15 pm
2017-12-08T09:00:00-06:00
2017-12-08T12:15:00-06:00
Where:
Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel
Cost:
Free

GET YOUR TEAM READY FOR SUCCESS AT THE POLLS
A NEW HIGHLY INTERACTIVE CASE STUDY FORMAT
HOSTED BY SOME OF THE NATION’S MOST EXPERIENCED REFERENDUM EXPERTS
CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS APPLY

Key Topics Covered:
• Choosing when to be on the ballot
• Creating a timeline and budget
• Deciphering voter data
• Essential homework prior to finalizing your proposal
• Deciding what to share and test community-wide
• Creating super advocates
• Choosing which community opinion
research tools to employ
• Essential campaign steps
• Strategies for stretching your campaign dollars
• And much more!

Gilbane Building Company is a national leader for public sector construction management services. Derek Ward manages the public sector for the Midwest region encompassing all of Illinois and surrounding states. A primary focus of Derek and his team as a construction management partner is to assist clients during the pre-referendum stage including community engagement. In Illinois alone, Gilbane has managed $742 million in construction projects over the last 15 years made possible via referendum.