Rural Prosperity Summit continues the discussion started during last year’s program. Expert speakers, practitioner panels, and small group conversations will present meaningful solutions for challenges facing today’s rural communities. The two-day summit offers attendees an opportunity to share new ideas, make connections, and much more, all centered around improving rural prosperity in the southeast.
More than 350 leaders from the business sector, economic development offices, chambers of commerce, and elected officials gathered last year to celebrate our rural communities and learn about solutions for their continued success. View the 2nd annual agenda here.
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The Rural Prosperity Summit features policy leaders, senior governmental officials from Washington, DC and Atlanta, successful entrepreneurs and business owners, recognized academics, local economic development practitioners, and other key partners who are positively impacting rural communities.2018 Speakers
Topics will concentrate on pervasive issues affecting our rural communities such as healthcare, education and workforce, housing, economic development trends and tactics, civic health, and entrepreneurship.2019 Agenda Coming Soon