Wednesday, June 01, 2011
Regional Economic Impact Workshop offered in July at USI
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Outreach & Engagement
Elected officials, community and economic development professionals, local volunteer leaders, and university students are encouraged to attend this dynamic regional workshop that will feature important topics such as: "Understanding Your Regional Economy," "Measuring Economic Impact," and "Best Practices Impacting Economic Vitality." Presenters will include Dr. Michael Hicks, Ball State Center for Business and Economic Research, Dr. Mohammed Khayum, dean of the USI College of Business, and Greg Wathen, president and CEO of Economic Development Coalition of Southwest Indiana.
Click here for a complete workshop agenda.
The workshop series is presented by the Economic Development Working Group, a collaboration of the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs, Indiana Economic Development Corporation, Association of Indiana Counties, Indiana Association of Cities and Towns, Indiana Economic Development Association, Ball State University, Indiana State University, Indiana University, Purdue University, and University of Southern Indiana.
Registration is $20 and includes lunch and refreshments.
For more information, or to register, contact USI's Division of Outreach and Engagement at 812/464-1989 or 800/467-8600. Registrations can also be completed online at https://www.usi.edu/extserv/ssl/regform.asp with course number PSV250.
Prepared by Jennifer Dryer, communications intern in the Center for Applied Research