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Eastern Oregon Economic Summit

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Hermiston High School

600 S 1st St

Hermiston, OR 97838

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Join us for industry tours, and discussions focused on economic updates, federal and state policy updates, and more.

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The Eastern Oregon Economic Summit will include industry tours, speakers, and a series of discussion panels focused on regional economic updates, federal and state legislative updates, program and industry updates, and more.

The Eastern Oregon Women's Coalition hosts the Summit. It is for private and public sector leaders throughout Oregon interested in learning how to tap into the growth and potential of Eastern Oregon's economy.

Industry experts and state and federal lawmakers will be the speakers, providing updates on current legislation and economic trends, emphasizing leveraging Eastern Oregon's growing economy to develop stronger communities.

Thursday, June 16

Industry Tours | 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday will include field & industry tours focused on four primary areas:

  1. Water Tour
  2. Housing Tour
  3. Economic Development and Workforce Tour (Tickets Sold Out)
  4. Forest Management Tour

Buses for each tour will leave the Hermiston High School in Hermiston at 8:00 am. Buses will return to Hermiston at 4:00 pm. Lunch will be provided.

Dinner & Reception | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

A dinner and reception will occur from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm. Tour tickets include your dinner/reception ticket.

Friday, June 17

General Session & Breakout Discussions

Friday will include the General Session with keynotes speakers, state policymakers, and more. In addition, lunch will be provided, followed by breakout discussions.

Full Agenda

  • 7:45 am - Doors Open/Breakfast
  • 8:15 am - Welcome
  • 8:30 am - Video Message from Governor Kate Brown
  • 8:40 am - Open Remarks by MC
  • 9:00 am - Federal Delegation Update
  • 9:30 am - Economic Update
  • 10:15 am - Fire In The West
  • 10:45 am - Break
  • 10:50 am - Effective Advocacy: Connecting Issues with Policymakers
  • 11:15 am - Legislative Panel
  • 12:15 pm - Lunch
  • 1:00 pm - Breakout Session: Round 1
  • 1:45 pm - Break
  • 2:00 pm - Breakout Session: Round 2
  • 2:45 pm - Session Adjournment
  • Breakout Sessions

  • Round 1: Housing Part #1 County Perspective
  • Round 1: Water: Eastern Oregon Place-Based Planning Projects
  • Round 1: Business Recruitment/Industrial Development
  • Round 1: Transportation Infrastructure
  • Round 2: Housing Part #2 City Perspective
  • Round 2: Regional Water Planning: Lessons Learned from Washington State
  • Round 2: Broadband - Connect Rural Oregon
  • Round 2: Forest Fire Updates
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    Hermiston High School

    600 S 1st St

    Hermiston, OR 97838

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    Refund policy

    Refunds up to 7 days before event

    Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

    Organizer Eastern Oregon Women's Coalition

    Organizer of Eastern Oregon Economic Summit

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