Saturday, May 4, 2013

Photos of the Florida State Conference May 2-4, 2013

Sister City President Mary Kane telling about the exchange that brought the Premier of China to Iowa as a young man and how people to people interactions lead to improved relations.

International Sister Cities President Mary Kane and Sister City Member Marianna Janz-Wecke

Sarasota City Manager Tom Barwin and International Sister Cities President Mary Kane

Sarasota Mayor Suzanne Atwell welcomed conference participants and led a session on Sister Cities for municipal officials. She is very supportive of the mission of Sister Cities and what it brings to Sarasota.

The Beach at the Conference Center

The round table discussion

Round table discussion

The conference was a success providing excellent presentations and ample time to network with other Sister City Members.