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OEDA 2017 Summer Conference

Tides of Change

 

June 7-8, 2017

Driftwood Shores Resort

Florence, Oregon

Price: $75 OEDA Members | $90 Non-members

 

 

Summer Conference Agenda

Wednesday, June 7th

3:00 - 5:00 pm    OEDA Board Meeting

5:45 - 6:45 pm    Networking Mixer, Driftwood Shores (no host bar & appetizers)

Thursday, June 8th

8:00 - 8:30 am     Registration - Continental Breakfast
                           Opening Remarks: Jon Stark, OEDA President
                           Welcome: Mayor Joe Henry, City of Florence
 
8:30 - 9:00 am     Business Oregon Update, Chris Cummings, Assistant Director
 
9:00 - 9:20 am     The Future is bright! What's in store for OEDA and Team Oregon
 
9:20 - 9:45 am     Networking Break
 
9:45 - 10:45 am    How Tourism is Leveraged in Lane County to Drive Economic Development 
                             - Kari Westlund, President/CEO Travel Lane County
                             - Scott West, Chief Strategy Officer, Travel Oregon 
                             - Marcus Hinz, Executive Director, Oregon Coast Visitors Association 
                             - Bettina Hannigan, Executive Director, Florence Chamber

10:50 -11:50 am   Sector Strategies: An Integrated Approach to Strengthen Lane County Clusters
 
12:00 -1:00 pm     Lunch Keynote: Sand Blastin' - Florence's Venomous Sandboards 
                             - A New Way to Ride with CEO Lon Beale 
 
1:00 - 1:45 pm      Oregon RAIN - Fueling Rural Entrepreneurship Through a Regional Approach
1:45 - 2:15 pm      Top Hydraulics – Learn About One of Florence’s Fastest Growing Companies 
                              - Klaus Witte, President and Founder

2:15 - 2:45 pm      Catch up with a Colleague - Networking Break
 
2:45 - 3:15 pm      Legislative Update
 
3:15 - 4:00 pm      ReVision Florence: How Florence is Utilizing Urban Renewal to Enhance
                               Development Opportunities - Megan Messmer, Project Manager, City of Florence
 
4:00 pm                Conference Adjourned

 

Register now!

 

Driftwood Shores Reservations - 1-800-422-5091

Room Rates - $85 - $112 per night

Group Room Block: OEDA Conference

Online Reservations: www.driftwoodshores.com

Group Code: 234104   Pin: 8263                         

 

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2017 Events:

  • Annual Conference in Wilsonville on October 22nd-24th