When: January 16, 2020 7:30 am - 1:00 pm

Join us on January 16, 2020

Team NEO, in partnership with the Ohio Economic Development Association (OEDA), kicks off the year with an event focused on strengthening communities.

The half-day conference includes presentations, panel discussions and roundtable discussions on topics such as the importance of having a strategic plan, competitive-ready communities and innovative economic development tools. PLUS a lunch keynote from Lt. Gov Jon Husted.


7:30 am: Breakfast and Networking
8:30 am: Welcome Remarks
8:40 am: Importance of Having a Strategic Plan
9:25 am: Competitive-ready Communities Help a Region Compete
10:10 am: Break
10:40 am: Panel Discussion on Innovative Economic Development Tools Emerging Locally
11:20 am: Facilitated Networking
11:50 am: Lunch and Keynote from Lt. Governor Jon Husted

Who should attend?

  • Elected Officials
  • County Commissioners
  • Mayors
  • City Managers
  • City Council Members
  • Township Trustees
  • SCIC Directors/Board Members
  • Board Directors of Economic Development Organizations
  • Local ED and Private Sector ED Directors
  • Other Elected and Appointed Community Leaders Interested in Economic Development

Thank you to our ED NOW sponsors!

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