Get involved in the 2023 Community Connections Conference on June 10

The Community Connections Conference is a free event that connects residents, community groups, neighborhoods and local government. We invite you to share information, skills, resources and opportunities for the community through exhibits and breakout sessions. 

Community Connections Conference
Saturday, June 10, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Minneapolis Convention Center, lower level, Hall A
1301 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis MN 55403

This year's theme, Minneapolis in motion, welcomes all communities to explore the ways Minneapolis is growing, moving and changing, including through the City’s 2023-2024 priorities. Read more about the conference and our goals at


Apply for your exhibit space by April 30. We are especially looking for informative, fun, interactive exhibits for both children and adults. Exhibit space is free for nonprofits and public institutions, and organizers will also provide booth spaces for conference partners. 

Learn more about exhibiting and apply for your space on the Community Connections Conference exhibitor webpage

Lead a breakout session 

Send in your ideas for presentations, workshops, panels, community conversations and other breakout sessions that reflect the conference theme and City priorities for 2023.  The priority deadline for breakout session proposals is March 31.

Read more about breakout sessions and send in your ideas on the breakout session webpage. 

Spread the word  

You can help spread the word about exhibitor and breakout session opportunities by sharing the conference website