INVEST LOCAL CONFERENCE - Friday, September 21
Financial professionals, investors, business owners, and community leaders are invited to learn about
options and new alternatives in investing locally, and coalesce into an inspired network to put local
investing into practice for our region.
8:45am-4pm at The Flamingo Hotel, Santa Rosa
$40 pre-registration / $60 at door / $100 Locavestor sponsorship. Lunch included.
8-8:45am Registration and coffee
8:45am-12pm: Speakers Howard Leonhardt, Amy Cortese, and Jenny Kassan. Local Banking Panel
featuring Tom Duryea of Summit State Bank and David Williams of Community First Credit Union.
12-1pm: Lunch onsite (included in conference fee)
1-4pm: Three facilitated breakout groups co-facilitated by the morning speakers, covering:
• Near-Term / Existing Solutions (with Local financial institutions and advisors)
• On the Horizon Solutions (with Amy Cortese)
• Creative Long Term Solutions (with Howard Leonhardt)
Organized by The Leadership Institute for Ecology and the Economy, Sonoma County GoLocal Cooperative, Boys and Girls Club of Greater Santa Rosa, CoIgnite, and other community members.
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Leadership Institute for Ecology and the Economy
Founded in 2000, the Leadership Institute is a 501(c)3 public charity based in Sonoma County dedicated to ensuring a sustainable future for California's North Coast.
Our mission is to inspire, educate, and connect leaders to create a model of sustainable community. For more information please see our website www.ecoleader.org.