ED NOW: Act Today for your Community’s Economic Development Future

Open to all local elected officials, candidates, board members, volunteers and local development professionals. Learn and be empowered to guide your community’s future locally.

All trainings take place from 7:30a to 4p on the following dates and locations:

Elected and appointed officials work tirelessly to ensure their communities’ economic development futures are bright.  ED NOW! is a one-day conference to support them in their efforts by providing information about economic development strategies, resources, programs, funding, and opportunities specific to communities in Southern and Eastern Ohio.

Through panels, case studies, round tables, and presentations with plenty of opportunity for Q & A, attendees will be able to maximize their efforts to guide their communities’ economic development future. Topics to be covered include:

Specifically, ED NOW! Act Today for Your Communities Economic Development Future, will let you know:

Who should attend?

Click here for more information and to register to attend one of the events near you.  Registration is only $25.  Please share with those who would be interested in this event in your community.


Brought to you by a partnership between APEG, JobsOhio, Bricker & Eckler and OEDA, with assistance from the Ohio University Voinovich School of Public Affairs and Leadership, Buckeye Hills Regional Council, Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission (OVRDC), and Ohio Mid-Eastern Governments Association (OMEGA).