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Need A Speaker for your group's next meeting?

Need A Speaker provides informative conversations and engaging presentations about local government to neighborhood and business associations, civic groups and community organizations.  Want to know about City of Charlotte​ and Mecklenburg County​ services, upcoming capital projects or community issues? Need A Speaker can provide a City or County expert on the topic of your choice and tailor the presentation to fit your needs.

Here's how it works:
  1. Browse the available topics by category listed below.
  2. Request a speaker by:
    1. ​​Completing the online form​
    2. Emailing
    3. Calling 704-336-2175 to speak to the Need A Speaker coordinator

Looking for a series of speakers to fill your annual calendar? With more than 45 topics, we've got you covered.  Contact us​ to learn more.


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