Conference Sneak Peek III: In the Trenches: Learning from Practical Experiences in Oregon Economic Development

In the Trenches: Learning from Practical Experiences in Oregon Economic Development

Learn from real-world, real-time practical stories and experiences about economic development in Oregon.  We’ll stay away from buzzwords and catch phrases, and instead focus on the tangible (and intangible) skills that are required to significantly impact economic development and changes in Oregon communities.  This panel is comprised of experts in the public and private sector who will share their stories about what economic development really means.

Featuring

John Southgate 

SONY DSC

Former Director of Economic Development, City of Hillsboro; Principal, John Southgate LLC

Keith Leavitt

General Manager of Business Development, Port of Portland

 Mike Rogoway

Oregonian Business Reporter

 Moderator: Randy Ealy

 maxresdefault

City of Beaverton, Chief Operating Officer

Supplemental Reading