American Rural Prosperity Summit

Addressing today’s challenges and preparing for tomorrow’s opportunities in rural communities.

October 4-6, 2021

Athens, GA

Join the Georgia Chamber for its 5th Annual American Rural Prosperity
Summit (ARPS) in Athens, Georgia, October 4-6, 2021.

The Georgia Chamber’s American Rural Prosperity Summit (ARPS) is an annual event that brings together hundreds of business leaders and elected officials who are passionate about creating vibrant, robust rural communities throughout the nation.

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How to Register

This event will offer limited, in-person attendance as well as on-demand digital access. Please read the precautionary guidelines for attending this event at UGA Safety.

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Hear from
Leading Experts

Past American Rural Prosperity Summits featured policy leaders, senior governmental officials from Washington, D.C. as well as local leaders from key southeastern, micropolitan markets, successful entrepreneurs and business owners, recognized academics, local economic development practitioners, and other experts who are positively impacting rural communities.

Exploring
Relevant Topics

With a focus on recovery in a post-COVID economy, ARPS will drill down into the issues facing rural America today and explore what can be done to move our country to a more resilient future.

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Tailored Training / Learning Tracks

In addition to general sessions on rural challenges and solutions, the American Rural Prosperity Summit will offer tailored programming for its attendees in three key areas:

The Art of Telling Your Story | Downtown Revitalization & Mainstreet Cultivating a Start-Up Community | Entrepreneurship & Small Business Housing Strategies | Community Development

Attendees may choose one of these three tracks to experience in-classroom education, and an interactive, solutions-based discussion for their track of-choice. A certificate of completion will be provided at the conclusion of the conference.

Your In-Person Registration Includes

(1) Full-Access Pass to 3-Day Event (1) Learning Track-of-Choice (1) Breakfast (1) Boxed Lunch (1) Reception (1) Dinner Customized Conference Notebook Exclusive Post-Event Access to Digital Program Recording