Event Calendar

Economic Development Professionals Quarterly Meeting

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
10:00 am2:00 pm
1000 Western Avenue, Fergus Falls, MN

RSVPs are needed so that we have an accurate count for lunch.
Please RSVP (see below) with Jill Amundson by either via email or call 1-800-739-2239 by Noon on Tuesday May 29, 2018. Agenda
1. Welcome and Introductions (10:00)
➢ Greg Wagner, WCI Business & Economic Development Director
2. Katie Ralston, Young Entrepreneur Academy Program Coordinator, Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce (10:15-11:30)
➢ Katie will share her experiences with the YEA! Program, with a focus on how communities can attract and welcome entrepreneurs with a variety of (and sometimes unexpected) backgrounds.
3. Round Robin Networking and Updates (11:30-12:00)
➢ An opportunity to talk about projects, strategies, questions, or concerns.
4. Lunch (Served on-site, provided by WCI) and Further Networking (12:00-12:30)
➢ Stay for Lunch and more networking leave when you need to.
➢ Please let Jill know of any dietary needs.
5. CERTs: Melissa Birch, Peter Lindstrom, and Jake Selseth (12:30-2)
➢ The Clean Energy Resource Team staff share information on CERTs programming and how it can be utilized to create and/or foster economic development throughout the region.
6. Meeting Adjournment at 2:00 pm