Virginia Institute for Economic Development (VIED)
September 18-19, 2018 * Charlottesville, Virginia
Agenda

Download a final agenda: VIED-2018-Agenda.Final.pdf

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
7:00 - 8:00 am Breakfast
8:00 - 8:30 am Registration
8:30 - 8:45 am Welcome/Introductions
8:45 - 9:15 am Four Fundamentals of Economic Development: An Overview
9:15 - 10:15 am Business Retention and Expansion
10:15 - 10:30 am Break
10:30 - 11:30 am Business Recruitment
11:30 - 12:30 pm Connecting and Engaging in Virginia’s Economic Development Ecosystem
12:30 - 2:00 pm Lunch w/Speaker: Higher Ed and Economic Development in Virginia
2:00 - 3:00 pm Tourism as an Economic Engine
3:00 - 3:15 pm Break
3:15 - 4:30 pm Growing Your Own-The Role of Entrepreneurism in Economic Development
5:00 - 6:00 pm Reception
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
7:45 - 8:30 am Breakfast
8:30 - 9:30 am Economic Development in Virginia: A Public Policy View
9:30 - 9:45 am Break
9:45 - 11:15 am Workforce and Economic Development
11:15 - 12:15 pm Asset Building Strategies for Economic Development
12:15 pm Closing Remarks/Adjournment


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