2020 Chesapeake Basic Economic Development Course (ONLINE)

The Chesapeake Basic Economic Development Course provides an introduction to the fundamentals of economic development. The course is designed to prepare participants for the challenges they face in the practice of developing communities.

The course will highlight the key aspects in an economic developer’s career:

  • Managing Economic Development Offices
  • Strategic Planning
  • Ethics
  • Business Retention & Expansion
  • Finance for Economic Development
  • Real Estate Development & Reuse
  • Marketing & Business Attraction
  • Neighborhood Revitalization
  • Workforce Development
  • Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Lofton Scholarships are available to MEDA members. Click here to learn how to apply for a Lofton Scholarship.

Please click here to view the draft agenda (subject to minor changes). 

 

When

July 27 @ 8:30 am - July 31 @ 5:00 pm

Where

VIRTUAL

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Conference Speakers

The 2020 Chesapeake Basic Economic Development Course (ONLINE) Speakers

Monday, July 27

Tuesday, July 28

Wednesday, July 29

Thursday, July 30

Friday, July 31

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2020 Chesapeake Basic Economic Development Course (ONLINE)