PANEL TO DISCUSS REGION'S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

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PANEL TO DISCUSS REGION'S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

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Posted on October 23, 2017

Cal U sitting beside the Monongahela River

‘Strategic Visions for the Region’s Economic Development’
4-6 p.m. Nov. 8, 2017
North Wing, Convocation Center 

Learn more about the Northern Appalachian Network at Cal U

The Northern Appalachian Network, based at Cal U, will host a panel discussion focusing on existing strategies for economic development in the region, as well as plans and initiatives supporting future development.

The public may attend this free event, which features these experts and topics: 

  • Christopher Whitlatch, chief executive officer of the Mon Valley Alliance — “The Mon Valley Alliance: Visions and Initiatives.”
  • Dr. Sarah Meiss, associate professor in the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences at Cal U — “Sustainable Agriculture Initiatives to Build Local Food Systems.”
  • Dr. Mark Lennon, associate professor in the Department of Business and Economics at Cal U — “The Role of the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.” 
  • Dr. Paul Hettler, professor in the Department of Business and Economics at Cal U — “Envisioning a Rural Economic Data Center.” 

Registration 

To reserve your seat at this free panel presentation, please contact Dr. Pamela Twiss at twiss@calu.edu or 724-938-4053. Guest parking is available in the River Lot (Lot 4).

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