Technology should solve problems, not create them. In this month’s roundup, we’re sharing how your agency can use modern technologies to make your life easier and noted a few upcoming trainings to help sharpen your technology skills. And, be sure to check out the industry accolade section with application links to nominate a colleague for their contributions.
Insights, Mobility and Security
Agencies all over the country are consolidating services and improving collaboration between departments to provide a better, simpler resident and business experience with insights, mobility and security.
Hear about these experiences first-hand as agency leaders, including IT and Applications Analysts from California, a Deputy Division Director from Tennessee, a Business Systems Manager from Arizona and more, share how the Accela Civic Platform improved their resident services. 👇
Go Behind the Scenes with Building and Planning
No matter your role or which group of constituents you’re trying to address, you won’t want to miss this 30-minute nuts and bolts showcase of all things Accela Building and Planning. Join us on February 15 as our team of solution experts will cover real-world examples of our customers’ favorite use cases.
Self-Paced, Created for You
Did you know new self-paced content is now available at Accela University? Build your understanding of the Accela Civic Platform on your own time, at your own pace, wherever you are. Did we mention that registration is complimentary?
Accela University also offers the option to extend your Civic Platform training into a Civic Platform Certification. This professional-level designation will set you apart from other Accela users.
Upcoming Training Dates
Whether you’re an administrator, developer, business analyst, inspector, partner, or anything in between, we have training available to help you do your job faster, better, and more confidently.
Sign up for our upcoming training events. Space is limited.
- Citizen Access Administration
This training focuses on implementing web strategies for citizen access and usage.
- Ad Hoc Reports
This training provides you with the skills and knowledge to use the Ad Hoc tool to prepare, manage and deploy low to medium-level reports.
‘Tis the Season to Nominate
There are several industry award opportunities with nomination deadlines right around the corner.
Nominate a Colleague for the BOAF Awards Program
- Nominate a Colleague for the BOAF Awards Program
Each year, in conjunction with the Annual Conference & Expo, the Building Officials Association of Florida (BOAF) presents the BOAF Annual Awards Program. The seven categories of awards celebrate those individuals who have demonstrated the highest level of personal and professional conduct, and performance in the line of duty. This is your opportunity to nominate those colleagues that truly make the building office a better place. The deadline to nominate is Sunday, March 5, midnight.
- NASCIO Technology Champion Award
Who is your Technology Champion? Let NASCIO honor them with the Technology Champion Award. Submit nominations by February 24. Submit nomination.
Who can be nominated?
Your colleagues! Any individual from any sector with a direct role in the implementation or oversight of IT, or in creating the environment for IT innovation to occur.
Who can nominate?
You! Nominations are accepted by individuals within NASCIO member organizations. Corporate Members may nominate one individual.
Who selects the recipient?
Recipient selection is made by the NASCIO Executive Committee, drawing heavily on their expertise as leaders in information technology.
We’re looking forward to continuing to collaborate with you in 2023! If you want to learn more, please visit the Accela Success Community, your one-stop-shop for all communications, resources, support and peer exchange.