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New Perspectives on Growing Local Economies

Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL
Monday, April 3, 2017


Register today to attend the New Perspectives on Growing Local Economies conference at Northern Illinois University on April 3, 2017 in DeKalb. This conference presents new ideas in economic development and downtown growth. Successful business owners, community organizers, financial experts and others will share their perspectives on growing economies in challenging locations or strengthening established economies. Learn how to develop an ecology of connected businesses, utilize leadership and social capital, create sustainable businesses by connecting to supportive markets, find resources and take action to make things happen.

The New Perspectives on Growing Local Economies conference will be held 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM in the Sky Room at Holmes Student Center, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL. The $75 registration fee includes breakfast, lunch, parking and all materials. Discounted room rates available at NIU’s on campus hotel. Additional information available at cgs.niu.edu.

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