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Economic Development Summit

AGNC - Associated Governments Of Northwest Colorado

Friday, September 15, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM (MDT)

Economic Development Summit

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9:00 – 9:05 Welcome – Ray Beck, AGNC Chairman

Regional Update/Current Economic Conditions:

9:05 – 9:45 Regional Diversification – Brian Lewandowski, UC Leeds School of                                                                                                              Business

9:45 – 10:30 Regional Demographics: Are We Gaining or Losing?  – Chris Aker,                                                                                                               State Demographers Office

10:30 – 11:00 Rural Economic Development and Entrepreneurship – Thea Chase,                                                                                                                 SW Innovation Corridor 

11:00 – 11:15 BREAK


Economic Development Ideas:

11:15 – 11:45 Creating Entrepreneurial Vibrancy Through Coworking and Regional                                                                                          Collaboration – Brian Watson

11:45 – 12:15 CodeBeetle School of Technology and EVO3 Workspace –

                                                                                    Matthew Leach & Aaron Landau

12:15 -1:30 LUNCH – Stephanie Copeland, Director, Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT)

1:45 – 2:30 A New Agriculture Opportunity:  HEMP – Jason Lauve, “Mr. Hemp”

 

Resources for NW Colorado

2:45 – 4:00 Breakout Sessions:

Communities Overcoming Economic Challenges – Panel:

  • Michelle Haynes – Region 10
  • Thea Chase – SW Innovation Corridor         
  • Elyse Ackerman – Delta County
  • Katelin Cook – Rio Blanco County
  • Michelle Balleck – Moffat County

Financial and Consulting Resources - Panel:

  • Bob Brown – Colorado Procurement Technical Assistance Center
  • Anita Cameron – Northwest Loan Fund
  • Kelly Manning – SBDC
  • Nicole Christianson – Colorado Lending Source

4:00 – 4:30 Thank You and Adjournment

 

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